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NHL Fortune: $547,516

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Dave Farrish’s net worth / earnings / salary history. He made US $547,516 (US $1,746,009 in today's dollars), ranking #3588 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
+/-
($)
+/-
(%)
1977-78 $65,000 $274,266
Source: Globe and Mail
1978-79 $65,000 $254,916
Estimated minimum salary based on documented salaries for 1977-78 and 1979-80.
Source: HockeyZonePlus
1979-80 $76,860 $270,704
Signed a four year, plus one option year, one-way contract with the Quebec Nordiques: $C 90,000, $C 95,000, $ 100,000, $ 105,000 and $C 110,000. Bonuses included $C 2,500 per playoff rounds won; $ 1,000 for making the playoffs while playing 50 games in the season; and $ 2,5000 for finishing between 3rd and 10th places in voting for NHL All Star Teams. Did not earn any bonus.
Source: Copy of contract
1980-81 $82,080 $254,707
Bonuses included $C 2,500 per playoff rounds won; $ 1,000 for making the playoffs while playing 50 games in the season; and $ 2,5000 for finishing between 3rd and 10th places in voting for NHL All Star Teams. Earned the $ 1,000 bonus for making the playoffs and playing 74 NHL games.
Source: Copy of contract
1981-82 $83,400 $234,603
Bonuses included $C 2,500 per playoff rounds won; $ 1,000 for making the playoffs while playing 50 games in the season; and $ 2,5000 for finishing between 3rd and 10th places in voting for NHL All Star Teams. Did not earn any bonus.
Source: Copy of contract
1982-83 $85,966 $227,788
Bonuses included $C 2,500 per playoff rounds won; $ 1,000 for making the playoffs while playing 50 games in the season; and $ 2,5000 for finishing between 3rd and 10th places in voting for NHL All Star Teams. Earned the $ 1,000 bonus for making the playoffs and playing 56 NHL games.
Source: Copy of contract
1983-84 $89,210 $229,026
Bonuses included $C 2,500 per playoff rounds won; $ 1,000 for making the playoffs while playing 50 games in the season; and $ 2,5000 for finishing between 3rd and 10th places in voting for NHL All Star Teams. Did not earn any bonus. Never played again in the NHL after that season, playing in the AHL and in Europe.
Source: Copy of contract
Total:
US $547,516

In today's dollars:
US $1,746,009
NHL Rank:
3588

In today's dollars:
2673

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