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NHL Fortune: $43,250

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Benoit Laporte’s net worth / earnings / salary history. He made US $43,250 (US $137,136 in today's dollars), ranking #4972 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
+/-
($)
+/-
(%)
1979-80 $16,226 $57,149
Before the season, signed a two-way two-year plus one option year contract with the Toronto Maple Leafs for $C 45,000, $C 50,000 and $ 50,000 ($C14,000, $C16,000 and $16,000 if playing in the minor leagues). He also got a $C 5,000 signing bonus plus was to get a $C 20,000 bonus if he played 40 games with Toronto in any season. He never played in the NHL, earning his minor league salary and the signing bonus.
Source: Copy of contract
1980-81 $13,680 $42,451
In the minor leagues.
Source: Copy of contract
1981-82 $13,344 $37,536
In the minor leagues.
Source: Copy of contract
Total:
US $43,250

In today's dollars:
US $137,136
NHL Rank:
4972

In today's dollars:
4990

Contract(s) (click to enlarge)