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Hockey Fortune: $3,959,500

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Nikita Soshnikov’s net worth / earnings / salary history: Earned US $3,959,500 (US $4,748,035 in today's dollars), ranking #2046 in NHL / hockey career earnings.

Birthdate: October 14, 1993
Country of birth: Russia
Position: RW
Salary History - Nikita Soshnikov
All amounts in US$ unless otherwise noted.
Season   Earnings
(US$)
In today's
US$
Rank
2016-17 $742,500 $942,626 668
Source(s): NHLPA
2017-18 $800,000 $994,452 639
Source(s): NHLPA
2018-19 $800,000 $970,730 829
Source(s): NHLPA
2020-21 $811,000 $954,837 756
Earned 60 million rubles as base salary with Ufa Salavat Yulayev and CSKA Moscow 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(s): 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 $811,000 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 $556,000 $625,141 1206
40 million rubles as base salary with CSKA Moscow in the Kontinental Hockey League (KHL). Does not include bonuses. Based on the summer 2021 exchange rate of 72 rubles per $US.
Source(s): Russian website Sport Express
2022-23 $250,000 $260,249 1253
On September 21, 2022, signed a one-year, one-way contract with the New York Islanders for $750,000. On December 18, 2022, after 3 NHL games and 4 AHL games, agreed with the team to terminate his contract. Earned a pro-rated salary of approximately $250,000.
Source(s): The Athletic / NHLPA / MyHockeyNow
Career Total: US $3,959,500
(In today's dollars: US $4,748,035)

NHL Rank: 2046
(In today's dollars: 2284)