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NHL Fortune: $100,000


Ralph Backstrom’s net worth / earnings / salary history: Earned US $100,000 (US $659,234 in today's dollars), ranking #5459 in NHL / hockey career earnings.

Birthdate: September 18, 1937

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Salary History
All amounts in US$ unless otherwise noted.
Season   Salary
In today's
1973-74 $100,000 $659,234
In an agreement with the Chicago Cougars of the World Hockey Association, similar to the one Pat Stapleton had, earned $100,000 for playing over 40 games, which he did.
Source: Copy of agreement
Career Total: US $100,000
(In today's dollars: US $659,234)

NHL Rank: 5459
(In today's dollars: 4693)

Contract(s) (click to enlarge)