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NHL Fortune: $260,000

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Jim Watson’s net worth / earnings / salary history. He made US $260,000 (US $996,233 in today's dollars), ranking #4141 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 $35,000 $201,565
His brother Joe, who also played for the Flyers, negotiated his rookie contract for him to save on agent/lawyer fees.
Source: His brother Joe Watson on the Pro Hockey Alumni podcast
1977-78 $115,000 $485,239
Source: Globe and Mail
1981-82 $110,000 $309,428
He retired after the season.
Source: The Hockey News
Total:
US $260,000

In today's dollars:
US $996,233
NHL Rank:
4141

In today's dollars:
3204