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Jaromir Jagr - Top 25 NHL Fortunes

Jaromir Jagr is still #1 in the Top 25 NHL/hockey total earnings since 1989 and it's not going to change for a few more years. He's also ranked #1 in today's dollar value which reflects the equivalent, in today's purchasing power, of players' past salaries. Figures shown represent NHL earnings; investment results may vary - ask Sergei Fedorov and Mike Modano. How is your 401k/RSSP doing?

Ranking - Sorted in $US

    Today's Dollar Value  
Rank Player NHL Fortune NHL Fortune Rank Status
1 Jaromir Jagr $139,198,863 $188,905,966 1 Waiting for a call
2 Sidney Crosby $119,740,244 $131,577,164 5 Active
3 Alex Ovechkin $113,220,893 $124,558,056 7 Active
4 Gary Bettman $110,302,074 $121,528,037 8 Can't skate
5 Joe Thornton $108,778,561 $128,452,721 6 Active
6 Chris Pronger $108,750,348 $142,284,106 2 Retired
7 Shea Weber $108,405,122 $118,162,768 9 Active
8 Ilya Kovalchuk $101,429,024 $116,437,158 11 Active
9 Nicklas Lidstrom $100,318,571 $135,144,020 4 Retired
10 Evgeni Malkin $99,720,893 $108,960,333 23 Active
11 Zdeno Chara $98,868,695 $115,406,689 12 Active
12 Henrik Lundqvist $98,283,390 $108,576,830 26 Active
13 Anze Kopitar $97,369,878 $105,073,973 28 Active
14 Rick Nash $96,818,780 $109,789,604 21 Retired
15 Zach Parise $94,930,390 $103,235,996 31 Active
16 Patrick Kane $94,837,195 $101,678,561 32 Active
17 Jonathan Toews $94,762,195 $101,588,231 33 Active
18 Patrick Marleau $94,134,024 $109,369,051 22 Active
19 Joe Sakic $94,045,190 $136,252,038 3 Retired
20 Marian Hossa $93,874,390 $111,197,524 20 Retired
21 Roberto Luongo $93,130,646 $107,872,762 27 Retired
22 Ryan Suter $91,380,390 $99,133,615 37 Active
23 Jarome Iginla $90,922,561 $112,164,042 19 Retired
24 Vincent Lecavalier $90,403,659 $108,911,857 24 Retired
25 Marian Gaborik $90,344,244 $103,548,899 30 Retired

Ranking - Sorted in Today's $US Value

    Today's Dollar Value  
Rank Player NHL Fortune Rank NHL Fortune Status
1 Jaromir Jagr $139,198,863 1 $188,905,966  Still waiting for a call
2 Chris Pronger $108,750,348 6 $142,284,106  Retired
3 Joe Sakic $94,045,190 19 $136,252,038  Retired
4 Nicklas Lidstrom $100,318,571 9 $135,144,020  Retired
5 Sidney Crosby $119,740,244 2 $131,577,164  Active
6 Joe Thornton $108,778,561 5 $128,452,721  Active
7 Alex Ovechkin $113,220,893 3 $124,558,056  Active
8 Gary Bettman $110,302,074 4 $121,528,037  Nope, never skated
9 Shea Weber $108,405,122 7 $118,162,768  Active
10 Paul Kariya $82,661,886 30 $117,108,801  Retired
11 Ilya Kovalchuk $101,429,024 8 $116,437,158  Active
12 Zdeno Chara $98,868,695 11 $115,406,689  Active
13 Keith Tkachuk $80,190,946 39 $114,800,901  Retired
14 Mats Sundin $80,382,393 37 $114,230,206  Retired
15 Sergei Fedorov $80,223,399 38 $113,905,835  Retired
16 Rob Blake $80,474,196 36 $113,530,806  Retired
17 Peter Forsberg $77,103,116 44 $112,536,725  Retired
18 Mike Modano $77,164,489 43 $112,310,761  Retired
19 Jarome Iginla $90,922,561 23 $112,164,042  Retired
20 Marian Hossa $93,874,390 20 $111,197,524  Retired
21 Rick Nash $96,818,780 14 $109,789,604  Retired
22 Patrick Marleau $94,134,024 18 $109,369,051  Active
23 Evgeni Malkin $99,720,893 10 $108,960,333  Active
24 Vincent Lecavalier $90,403,659 24 $108,911,857  Retired
25 Martin Brodeur $81,523,224 33 $108,625,203  Retired

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