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NHL Fortune: $28,771,400

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Martin Straka’s net worth / career earnings / salary history. He made US$28,771,400 (US$40,989,136 in today's dollars), ranking #429 in NHL / hockey career earnings.

Country of birth: Czech Republic
Position: C
NHL Draft:
  • Year: 1992
  • Round #1
  • Overall Pick: 19
  • By: Pittsburgh Penguins

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Salary History
All amounts in US$ unless otherwise noted.
Season   Salary
(US$)
In today's
US$
NHL
Rank
+/-
(US$)
+/-
(%)
1992-93 $275,000 $506,923 319
Amount includes salary and any signing bonus paid in 1992-93.
Source: The Hockey News
1993-94 $300,000 $537,159 392 $25,000 9%
1994-95 $146,400 $255,484 556 -$153,600 -51%
Contract in Canadian currency: $350,000. Because of the lockout, his NHL salary was prorated for the 48-game season.
Source: Guide Hockey 1995-1996
1995-96 $750,000 $1,273,100 202 $603,600 412%
Source: La Presse
1996-97 $700,000 $1,154,364 301 -$50,000 -7%
Source: La Presse
1997-98 $400,000 $644,555 537 -$300,000 -43%
Includes base salary, signing bonus and bonuses paid in 1997-98.
Source: The Hockey News
1998-99 $500,000 $793,387 502 $100,000 25%
Includes base salary, signing bonus, bonuses paid in 1998-99, and deferred income paid in 1998-99.
Source: The Hockey News
1999-00 $2,000,000 $3,105,535 119 $1,500,000 300%
Includes base salary, signing/reporting bonus, and deferred income paid in 1999-2000.
Source: The Hockey News / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette / The Sports Forecaster
2000-01 $2,200,000 $3,304,599 118 $200,000 10%
Source: Pittsburgh Post Gazette / The Hockey News Ultimate Fantasy Guide 2000-01
2001-02 $3,750,000 $5,477,918 61 $1,550,000 70%
2002-03 $4,000,000 $5,751,835 61 $250,000 7%
2003-04 $4,350,000 $6,116,389 67 $350,000 9%
2004-05 NHL lockout year: Season cancelled - no NHL salary paid.
2005-06 $3,000,000 $3,973,475 80
2006-07 $3,100,000 $3,977,608 109 $100,000 3%
Source: NHLPA
2007-08 $3,300,000 $4,116,803 127 $200,000 6%
Source: NHLPA
Career Earnings: US$28,771,400
(In today's dollars: US$40,989,136)

NHL Rank: 429
(In today's dollars: 322)

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