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NHL Fortune: $44,075,563

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Theoren Fleury’s net worth / earnings / salary history. He made US $44,075,563 (US $67,639,248 in today's dollars), ranking #196 in NHL / hockey career earnings.

Did you know that Gary Bettman accumulated the 4th largest NHL fortune with $110M?

Season   Salary
($US)
In today's
$
NHL
Rank
+/-
($)
+/-
(%)
1988-89 $73,170 $158,154
Signed 3-year contract with Calgary: $C 65k signing bonus; $C 90k for 1988-89 with bonus for game played that brought his salary up to $C 110k; and $C 125k for each of the following 2 seasons.
Source: Book: Playing with Fire
1989-90 $105,625 $217,809 469
Source: Book: Playing with Fire; Canadian Press
1990-91 $107,125 $209,578 523 $1,500 1%
Made $C 290,000 according to the Hockey News.
Source: Book: Playing with Fire
1991-92 $283,725 $532,661 189 $176,600 165%
Signed a 4-year contract with Calgary for an average of $C 325k per year. Was allowed to renegotiate after 2 seasons.
Source: Book: Playing with Fire
1992-93 $268,775 $489,849 346 -$14,950 -5%
According to The Hockey News, he made $C 1,045,000
Source: Book: Playing with Fire
1993-94 $2,480,000 $4,388,484 7 $2,211,225 823%
Renegotiated his contract to 5-year contract for $US 12.4M overall.
Source: Book: Playing with Fire
1994-95 $1,417,143 $2,445,097 20 -$1,062,857 -43%
Lockout: NHL salary prorated for 48-game season.
Became a minority partner of the Calgary Hitmen, of the WHL, by investing $C 125k in the new team. The team was sold to the Calgary Flames in 1997.
Source: Book: Playing with Fire
1995-96 $2,480,000 $4,160,997 33 $1,062,857 75%
Made $US 2.3M according to La Presse
Source: Book: Playing with Fire
1996-97 $2,480,000 $4,041,657 43
Made $US 2,375,000 according to La Presse and Guide Hockey RDS
Source: Book: Playing with Fire
1997-98 $2,480,000 $3,951,003 61
Source: Book: Playing with Fire (Made $US 2,375,000 according to The Hockey News)
1998-99 $2,400,000 $3,764,908 84 -$80,000 -3%
Includes base salary, signing bonus, bonuses paid in 1998-99, and deferred income paid in 1998-99.
Source: The Hockey News
1999-00 $8,500,000 $13,045,918 4 $6,100,000 254%
Includes base salary, signing/reporting bonus, and deferred income paid in 1999-2000.
Source: The Hockey News
2000-01 $6,000,000 $8,909,408 19 -$2,500,000 -29%
Source: The Hockey News Ultimate Fantasy Guide 2000-01
2001-02 $6,500,000 $9,384,811 22 $500,000 8%
2002-03 $4,000,000 $5,685,381 61 -$2,500,000 -38%
2003-04 $4,500,000 $6,253,533 56 $500,000 13%
2004-05 NHL lockout year: Season cancelled - no NHL salary paid.
Total:
US $44,075,563

In today's dollars:
US $67,639,248
NHL Rank:
196

In today's dollars:
110