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NHL Fortune: $4,948,167

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Justin Azevedo’s net worth / career earnings / salary history. He made US$4,948,167 (US$5,100,150 in today's dollars), ranking #1564 in NHL / hockey career earnings.

Birthdate: April 1, 1988
Country of birth: Canada
Position: C
NHL Draft:
  • Year: 2008
  • Round #6
  • Overall Pick: 153
  • By: Los Angeles Kings

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Salary History
All amounts in US$ unless otherwise noted.
Season   Salary
(US$)
In today's
US$
NHL
Rank
+/-
(US$)
+/-
(%)
2011-12 $570,000 $655,447 781
Source: NHLPA
2018-19 $1,562,500 $1,609,479 479
Earned 100 million rubles as base salary with Kazan Ak-Bars in the Kontinental Hockey League (KHL). Might have also earned bonuses. Based on the 2019 exchange rate of 64 rubles per $.
Source: Russian website Sport Express
2019-20 $1,666,667 $1,686,224 468 $104,167 7%
Earned 105 million rubles as base salary with Kazan Ak-Bars in the Kontinental Hockey League (KHL). Might have also earned bonuses. Based on the 2020 exchange rate of 63 rubles per $. (According to Russian sports news site Sportfakt, he earned a base salary of $1.5M.)
Source: Russian website Sport Express
2020-21 $1,149,000 $1,149,000 514 -$517,667 -31%
Earned 85 million rubles as base salary with Kazan Ak-Bars in the Kontinental Hockey League (KHL). Might have also earned bonuses. Based on the 2020-21 mid-season exchange rate of 74 rubles per $US.
Source: Russian website Sport Express
Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the NHL played a 56-game season instead of 82. Base salaries were not pro-rated but 10% of $1,149,000 was deferred and payable in three yearly payments, starting in October 2022, without interests. Escrow for the season was increased to 20% and performance bonuses were pro-rated (amounts and targets to reach).
Career Earnings: US$4,948,167
(In today's dollars: US$5,100,150)

NHL Rank: 1564
(In today's dollars: 1765)

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