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NHL Fortune: $731,250

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Ed Johnston’s net worth / earnings / salary history. He made US $731,250 (US $2,402,093 in today's dollars), ranking #3231 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
+/-
($)
+/-
(%)
1973-74 $82,750 $476,558
Signed a four-year, one-way contract with the Toronto Maple Leafs for: $ 82,500, $ 87,500, $87,500, and $ 92,500. Bonus: unknown amount for a goal against average under 2.70, 2.60, and 2.50; $ 250 per shutout; $ 500 per playoff game won; $ 2,000 if the team finished 1st or 2nd in the division; and $ 1,000 if the team finished 3rd in the division. Bonuses earned: $ 250 for 1 shutout.
Source: Copy of contract
1974-75 $90,000 $466,795
Bonus earned: $ 500 for 2 shutouts and $ 2,000 for St.Louis finishing 2nd in its division.
Source: Copy of contract
1975-76 $88,750 $421,810
Bonus earned: $ 250 for 1 shutout and $ 1,000 for St.Louis finishing 3rd in its division.
Source: Copy of contract
1976-77 $94,750 $425,792
Bonus earned: $ 250 for 1 shutout and $ 2,000 for St.Louis finishing 1st in its division.
Source: Copy of contract
1996-97 $375,000 $611,138 639
As coach of the Pittsburgh Penguins.
Source: The Hockey News
Total:
US $731,250

In today's dollars:
US $2,402,093
NHL Rank:
3231

In today's dollars:
2342

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