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NHL Fortune: $47,848

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Paul Henderson’s net worth / earnings / salary history. He made US $47,848 (US $357,961 in today's dollars), ranking #4958 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
+/-
($)
+/-
(%)
1967-68 $20,750 $158,856
Signed a one-year, one-way contract with the Detroit Red Wings for $US 20,750. Bonuses included $2,500 if the team made the playoffs, $1,000 if it won the second round, $1,500 if it made the final, $2,000 if it won the Stanley Cup, $1,500 if he got 25 goals or 60 points if the team made the playoffs, and $100 per goal over 25. He did not earn any of the bonuses.
Source: Copy of contract
1968-69 $27,098 $199,105
Signed a one-year, one-way contract with the Toronto Maple Leafs for $C 25,000. Bonuses included $2,500 if the team made the playoffs, $1,000 if it won the first round, $1,500 if it made the final, $2,000 if it won the Stanley Cup, $1,000 if he scored 20 goals in the regular season, and $100 per goal over 20. He did not earn any of the bonuses. He earned $ 2,500 because the team made the playoffs and $1,700 for scoring 27 goals.
Source: Copy of contract
Total:
US $47,848

In today's dollars:
US $357,961
NHL Rank:
4958

In today's dollars:
4444

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