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NHL Fortune: $39,979,714

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Brian Rolston’s net worth / earnings / salary history. He made US $39,979,714 (US $54,237,857 in today's dollars), ranking #289 in NHL / hockey career earnings.

Country of birth: USA
Position: RW
NHL Draft:
  • Year: 1991
  • Round #1
  • Overall Pick: 11
  • By: New Jersey Devils

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Salary History
All amounts in US$ unless otherwise noted.
Season   Salary
(US$)
In today's
US$
NHL
Rank
+/-
(US$)
+/-
(%)
1994-95 $185,714 $338,676 444
Because of the lockout, his NHL salary of $325,000 was prorated for the 48-game season.
Source: Guide Hockey 1995-1996
1995-96 $350,000 $620,849 499 $164,286 88%
Source: La Presse
1996-97 $275,000 $473,908 883 -$75,000 -21%
Source: La Presse / Guide Hockey RDS
1997-98 $725,000 $1,220,829 328 $450,000 164%
Includes base salary, signing bonus and bonuses paid in 1997-98.
Source: The Hockey News
1998-99 $750,000 $1,243,635 359 $25,000 3%
Includes base salary, signing bonus, bonuses paid in 1998-99, and deferred income paid in 1998-99.
Source: The Hockey News
1999-00 $1,300,000 $2,109,437 216 $550,000 73%
Includes base salary, signing/reporting bonus, and deferred income paid in 1999-2000.
Source: The Hockey News / The Sports Forecaster
2000-01 $1,473,000 $2,312,148 217 $173,000 13%
Includes base salary, bonuses paid in 2000-01, and deferred income paid in 2000-01.
Source: The Hockey News / The Hockey News Ultimate Fantasy Guide 2000-01
2001-02 $2,000,000 $3,053,030 165 $527,000 36%
2002-03 $2,200,000 $3,305,871 175 $200,000 10%
Does not include signing bonuses, performance bonuses and deferred payments.
Source: La Presse
2003-04 $3,175,000 $4,665,158 118 $975,000 44%
2004-05 NHL lockout year: Season cancelled - no NHL salary paid.
2005-06 $2,432,000 $3,366,120 112 -$743,000 -23%
Source: La Presse
2006-07 $2,432,000 $3,260,924 160
Source: NHLPA
2007-08 $2,432,000 $3,170,491 200
Source: NHLPA
2008-09 $5,250,000 $6,591,152 66 $2,818,000 116%
Source: NHLPA
2009-10 $5,000,000 $6,299,525 75 -$250,000 -5%
Source: NHLPA
2010-11 $5,000,000 $6,197,835 75
Source: NHLPA
2011-12 $5,000,000 $6,008,269 83
Source: NHLPA
Career Total: US $39,979,714
(In today's dollars: US $54,237,857)

NHL Rank: 289
(In today's dollars: 239)

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