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NHL Fortune: $5,310

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Jim Cardiff’s net worth / earnings / salary history. He made US $5,310 (US $43,104 in today's dollars), ranking #5122 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
+/-
($)
+/-
(%)
1965-66 $5,310 $43,104
After his last junior year, signed a one-year, two-way contract with the Pittsburgh Hornetts of the American Hockey League for $US 5,000 in the AHL and $US 4,500 in the Central Professional Hockey League. Bonuses included $ 350 for making the playoffs; $ 350 if the team reached the AHL final; and $ 500 if the team won the AHL final while he played at least 40 AHL game. Played 58 AHL and 4 CPHL games, earning a pro-rated salary of $ 5,310. Also earned $ 350 as the team made the playoffs.
Source: Copy of contract
Total:
US $5,310

In today's dollars:
US $43,104
NHL Rank:
5122

In today's dollars:
5134

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