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NHL Fortune: $475,000

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Andre Savard’s net worth / earnings / salary history. He made US $475,000 (US $2,406,781 in today's dollars), ranking #3703 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 $175,000 $1,007,827
After being picked 6th overall in the 1973 NHL draft by the Boston Bruins, and 3rd overall in the World Hockey Association by the Quebec Nordiques, he signed with the Bruins for $US 75,000 per season with a $US 100,000 signing bonus. He had received an offer from Quebec for $C 60,000/year with a $C 200,000 signing bonus but prefered to play in the NHL.
Source: Andre Savard on Drette su'l'tape podcast
1974-75 $75,000 $388,996
Estimated minimum salary based on documented salary for 1973-74 and 1977-78.
Source: HockeyZonePlus
1975-76 $75,000 $356,459
Estimated minimum salary based on documented salary for 1973-74 and 1977-78.
Source: HockeyZonePlus
1976-77 $75,000 $337,039
Estimated minimum salary based on documented salary for 1973-74 and 1977-78.
Source: HockeyZonePlus
1977-78 $75,000 $316,460
Source: Globe and Mail
Total:
US $475,000

In today's dollars:
US $2,406,781
NHL Rank:
3703

In today's dollars:
2334