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NHL Fortune: $81,289,032

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Marc-Andre Fleury’s net worth / earnings / salary history. He made US $81,289,032 (US $93,024,988 in today's dollars), ranking #47 in NHL / hockey career earnings. He is currently under contract for US $7,000,000 which will bring his hockey fortune to US $88,289,032.

Country of birth: Canada
Position: G
NHL Draft:
  • Year: 2003
  • Round #1
  • Overall Pick: 1
  • 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$)
+/-
(%)
2003-04 $1,240,000 $1,821,983 326
On October 6, 2003, signed a three-year contract with the Pittsburgh Penguins for $3.72M with bonuses that could reach $15M for the three years. Started the season in Pittsburgh, playing 22 NHL games, but in late January 2004 was sent back to the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League to finish the season to avoid having to pay him a $3M bonus he was due if he played at least one period in 25 games.
Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette / Book: Raconte-moi Marc-Andr? Fleury
2004-05 NHL lockout year: Season cancelled - no NHL salary paid.
2004-05 $0 $0 18 -$1,240,000 -100%
Played in the AHL for an unknown salary.
Source: HockeyZonePlus
2005-06 $1,240,000 $1,716,278 266
Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
2006-07 $989,520 $1,326,788 371 -$250,480 -20%
Source: NHLPA
2007-08 $1,600,000 $2,085,849 268 $610,480 62%
Source: NHLPA
2008-09 $3,500,000 $4,394,101 145 $1,900,000 119%
Source: NHLPA
2009-10 $3,500,000 $4,409,667 147
Source: NHLPA
2010-11 $5,500,000 $6,817,619 61 $2,000,000 57%
Source: NHLPA
2011-12 $5,500,000 $6,609,096 71
Source: NHLPA
2012-13 $3,219,512 $3,790,383 69 -$2,280,488 -41%
Because of the lockout, his NHL salary of $5,500,000 was prorated for the 48-game season.
Source: NHLPA
2013-14 $5,750,000 $6,671,639 68 $2,530,488 79%
Source: NHLPA
2014-15 $5,750,000 $6,565,114 87
Source: NHLPA
2015-16 $5,750,000 $6,557,358 102
Source: NHLPA
2016-17 $5,750,000 $6,475,668 106
Source: NHLPA
2017-18 $5,750,000 $6,340,670 120
Source: NHLPA
2018-19 $5,750,000 $6,189,419 135
Source: NHLPA
2019-20 $8,500,000 $8,986,740 44 $2,750,000 48%
Prior to the season, signed a three-year contract with the Vegas Golden Knights for $20.5M.
Source: NHLPA / The Athletic
2020-21 $6,000,000 $6,266,615 76 -$2,500,000 -29%
Source: NHLPA
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 $6,000,000 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 $6,000,000 $6,000,000 102
Source: NHLPA
Career Total: US $81,289,032
(In today's dollars: US $93,024,988)

NHL Rank: 47
(In today's dollars: 65)
Under Contract
2022-23 $3,500,000
On July 7, 2022, signed a two-year contract extension with the Minnesota Wild for $7M.
Source: NBC Sports
2023-24 $3,500,000
Source: NBC Sports
Under contract for: US $7,000,000

Projected fortune at end of contract: US $88,289,032

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