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NHL Fortune: $6,150

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Fred Taylor’s net worth / earnings / salary history. He made US $6,150 (US $168,254 in today's dollars), ranking #5718 in NHL / hockey career earnings.

Birthdate: June 23, 1884
Country of birth: Canada

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Salary History
All amounts in US$ unless otherwise noted.
Season   Salary
(US$)
In today's
US$
NHL
Rank
+/-
(US$)
+/-
(%)
1906-07 $400 $10,943
Contract in Canadian currency: $400. With the Portage Lakes of the International Professional Hockey League.
Source: Book: The Fastest Game in the World
1907-08 $500 $13,679
Contract in Canadian currency: $500. Signed with the Ottawa Senators, in the Eastern Canada Amateurs Hockey Association, for $500 for the season and a job at Canada Immigration.
Source: Book: The Fastest Game in the World
1909-10 $5,250 $143,631
Contract in Canadian currency: $5,250. His new contract reportedly made him, on a per game basis, the best-paid athlete in the world.
Source: Book: Lord of the Rinks / Book: Georges Vezina, l'habitant silencieux / Book: A Great game / Book: Shoots and Scores
Career Total: US $6,150
(In today's dollars: US $168,254)

NHL Rank: 5718
(In today's dollars: 5530)

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