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NHL Fortune: $20,107,000

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Sean Avery’s net worth / earnings / salary history. He made US $20,107,000 (US $24,124,224 in today's dollars), ranking #595 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
+/-
($)
+/-
(%)
2000-01 $125,000 $185,613 760
Signed a 3-year contract with the Detroit Red Wings for $US 1.275M plus a $US 125,000 signing bonus. It was likely a two-way contract. He played the whole season in the AHL for an undisclosed AHL contract amount.
Source: The Players' Tribune
2001-02 $200,000 $288,763 753 $75,000 60%
Likely under a 2-way contract, played half the season in the AHL and half in the NHL, earning a bit over half his NHL salary.
Source: The Players' Tribune
2002-03 $310,000 $440,617 730 $110,000 55%
Likely under a 2-way contract, played 51 games in the NHL and 15 games in the AHL, earning around $310,000 plus his AHL salary.
Source: The Players' Tribune
2003-04 $440,000 $611,457 666 $130,000 42%
2004-05 NHL lockout year: Season cancelled - no NHL salary paid.
2005-06 $532,000 $696,530 549
2006-07 $1,100,000 $1,395,188 332 $568,000 107%
Source: NHLPA
2007-08 $1,900,000 $2,343,608 240 $800,000 73%
Source: NHLPA
2008-09 $3,500,000 $4,156,758 140 $1,600,000 84%
Signed a 4-year contract with the Dallas Stars for $US 15.5M ($3.5M the first year and $4M each of the following 3 years)
Source: NHL.com / ESPN / The Hockey News
2009-10 $4,000,000 $4,768,298 118 $500,000 14%
Source: NHLPA / NHL.com / ESPN / The Hockey News
2010-11 $4,000,000 $4,689,592 118
Source: NHLPA / NHL.com / ESPN / The Hockey News
2011-12 $4,000,000 $4,547,799 137
He retired from pro hockey after the season.
Source: NHL.com / ESPN / The Hockey News
Total:
US $20,107,000

In today's dollars:
US $24,124,224
NHL Rank:
595

In today's dollars:
615