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NHL Fortune: $12,533

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Norman Poile’s net worth / earnings / salary history. He made US $12,533 (US $153,400 in today's dollars), ranking #5097 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
+/-
($)
+/-
(%)
1945-46 $533 $7,571
On February 22, 1946, after a break in his career to serve in the second world war, he signed a contract with the Toronto Maple Leafs for $C 591.55 to finish the 1945-46 season and $C 4,500 plus a $ 500 bonus for 1946-47.
Source: Copy of contract
1946-47 $5,000 $65,564
Source: Copy of contract
1947-48 $7,000 $80,265
Signed a one-year, two way contract with the Toronto Maple Leafs for $C 6,000 in the NHL and $C 4,000 in the minors plus $ 2,000 bonus if he made the NHL 1st All Star Team and $ 1,000 for the NHL Second All Star Team. Played the whole season in the NHL and was named on the second NHL All Star Team, earning the $ 1,000 bonus.
Source: Copy of contract
Total:
US $12,533

In today's dollars:
US $153,400
NHL Rank:
5097

In today's dollars:
4998

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