Share this on:
NHL Fortune: $5,439,937

Description

Egor Yakovlev’s net worth / earnings / salary history. He made US$5,439,937 (US$5,776,281 in today's dollars), ranking #1569 in NHL / hockey career earnings.

Birthdate: September 17, 1991
Country of birth: Russia
Position: D

Did you know that Gary Bettman accumulated the 4th largest NHL fortune with $120M?

Put your 144-character ad/message here, on Egor Yakovlev's page, for $US 25 for one year.
Only one ad per player! Act now: Details and secure payment.
Salary History
All amounts in US$ unless otherwise noted.
Season   Salary
(US$)
In today's
US$
NHL
Rank
+/-
(US$)
+/-
(%)
2016-17 $1,500,000 $1,674,930 421
Earned 90 million rubles as base salary with St. Petersburg SKA in the Kontinental Hockey League (KHL). Based on the 2016 exchange rate of 60 rubles per $.
Source: Russian sports news site Sportfakt
2018-19 $925,000 $987,217 614
Signed a 1-year entry level contract with the New Jersey Devils.
Source: SportsNet / SB Nation
2019-20 $1,507,937 $1,580,721 481 $582,937 63%
Earned 95 million rubles as base salary with Magnitogorsk Metallurg 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 $1.2M.)
Source: Russian website Sport Express
2020-21 $743,000 $769,413 860 -$764,937 -51%
Earned 55 million rubles as base salary with Magnitogorsk Metallurg 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 $743,000 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).
2021-22 $764,000 $764,000 798 $21,000 3%
55 million rubles as base salary with Magnitogorsk Metallurg in the Kontinental Hockey League (KHL). Does not include bonuses. Based on the summer 2021 exchange rate of 72 rubles per $US.
Source: Russian website Sport Express
Career Total: US$5,439,937
(In today's dollars: US$5,776,281)

NHL Rank: 1569
(In today's dollars: 1756)

Interesting animated bar chart race showing that 36 players and 1 commissioner appeared, in the past 25 years, in the yearly Top Ten NHL/hockey career earnings. Jaromir Jagr is #1 in total hockey earnings since 2002-03 and will be taken over in 2-3 years by Crosby and Ovechkin. How is your 401k/RSSP doing?

Read more ...