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NHL Fortune: $10,500


Al Arbour’s net worth / career earnings / salary history. He made US$10,500 (US$91,816 in today's dollars), ranking #5343 in NHL / hockey career earnings.

Birthdate: November 1, 1932

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Salary History
All amounts in US$ unless otherwise noted.
Season   Salary
In today's
1960-61 $10,500 $91,816
Signed a one-year, two-way contract with the Chicago Blackhawks for $10,500 in the NHL and $7,000 in the minors. Was to get a bonus of $500 if the Blackhawks finished 1st or 2nd in the league standings. He played the whole season in the NHL but did not earn the bonus.
Source: Copy of contract
Career Earnings: US$10,500
(In today's dollars: US$91,816)

NHL Rank: 5343
(In today's dollars: 5274)

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