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Hockey Fortune: $79,485,737

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Jeff Carter’s net worth / earnings / salary history: Earned US $79,485,737 (US $101,615,674 in today's dollars), ranking #65 in NHL / hockey career earnings.

Country of birth: Canada
Position: C
NHL Draft:
Salary History - Jeff Carter
All amounts in US$ unless otherwise noted.
Season   Earnings
(US$)
In today's
US$
Rank
2005-06 $942,400 $1,461,688 354
2006-07 $942,400 $1,416,008 392
Source(s): NHLPA
2007-08 $942,400 $1,376,738 396
Source(s): NHLPA
2008-09 $4,500,000 $6,330,934 89
Source(s): NHLPA
2009-10 $5,000,000 $7,059,290 75
Source(s): NHLPA
2010-11 $5,500,000 $7,639,870 61
In November 2010, signed a 11-year contract with the Philadelphia Flyers, starting in 2011-12, for $58M.
Source(s): NHLPA / CBC
2011-12 $6,000,000 $8,079,488 52
Source(s): NHLPA
2012-13 $3,658,537 $4,826,738 48
Because of the lockout, his NHL salary of $6,250,000 was prorated for the 48-game season.
Source(s): NHLPA
2013-14 $6,500,000 $8,451,451 39
Source(s): NHLPA
2014-15 $6,750,000 $8,636,373 44
Source(s): NHLPA
2015-16 $7,000,000 $8,945,659 38
Source(s): NHLPA
2016-17 $7,000,000 $8,834,215 41
Source(s): NHLPA
2017-18 $6,500,000 $8,032,188 74
Source(s): NHLPA
2018-19 $5,000,000 $6,031,221 178
Source(s): NHLPA
2019-20 $3,000,000 $3,554,330 353
Source(s): NHLPA
2020-21 $2,000,000 $2,340,804 419
Source(s): 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 $2,000,000 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 $2,000,000 $2,235,424 414
On January 26, 2022, signed a two-year contract extension with the Pittsburgh Penguins, starting in 2022-23, for $6.25M.
Source(s): NHLPA / NHL
2022-23 $3,250,000 $3,363,256 334
Source(s): NHL / NHLPA
2023-24 $3,000,000 $3,000,000 373
Source(s): NHLPA / NHL
Career Total: US $79,485,737
(In today's dollars: US $101,615,674)

NHL Rank: 65
(In today's dollars: 75)