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NHL Fortune: $110,250,348

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Chris Pronger’s net worth / earnings / salary history. He made US $110,250,348 (US $152,770,145 in today's dollars), ranking #11 in NHL / hockey career earnings.

Birthdate: October 10, 1974
Country of birth: Canada
Position: D
NHL Draft:
  • Year: 1993
  • Round #1
  • Overall Pick: 2
  • By: Hartford Whalers

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Salary History
All amounts in US$ unless otherwise noted.
Season   Salary
(US$)
In today's
US$
NHL
Rank
+/-
(US$)
+/-
(%)
1993-94 $1,600,000 $2,993,770 20
1994-95 $985,714 $1,797,589 44 -$614,286 -38%
Because of the lockout, his NHL salary of $1,725,000 was prorated for the 48-game season.
Source: Guide Hockey 1995-1996
1995-96 $1,325,000 $2,350,358 102 $339,286 34%
Source: La Presse
1996-97 $1,425,000 $2,455,706 122 $100,000 8%
Source: La Presse / Guide Hockey RDS
1997-98 $2,250,000 $3,788,780 72 $825,000 58%
Includes base salary, signing bonus and bonuses paid in 1997-98.
Source: The Hockey News
1998-99 $2,750,000 $4,559,996 62 $500,000 22%
Includes base salary, signing bonus, bonuses paid in 1998-99, and deferred income paid in 1998-99.
Source: The Hockey News
1999-00 $3,425,000 $5,557,555 51 $675,000 25%
Includes base salary, signing/reporting bonus, and deferred income paid in 1999-2000.
Source: The Hockey News / The Sports Forecaster
2000-01 $5,175,000 $8,123,127 27 $1,750,000 51%
Includes base salary, bonuses paid in 2000-01, and deferred income paid in 2000-01 (Earned $3,675,000 in 2000-01 according to The Hockey News UltimateFantasy Guide 2000-01). On October 27, 2000, signed a three-year contract, starting in 2001-02, with the St. Louis Blues for $29.5M ($9.5M + $9.5M + $9.5M / $1M bonus)
Source: The Hockey News / Globe and Mail
2001-02 $9,500,000 $14,501,892 6 $4,325,000 84%
2002-03 $9,500,000 $14,275,350 9
Does not include signing bonuses, performance bonuses and deferred payments.
Source: La Presse
2003-04 $9,500,000 $13,958,741 8
2004-05 NHL lockout year: Season cancelled - no NHL salary paid.
2005-06 $6,250,000 $8,650,597 16 -$3,250,000 -34%
Prior to the season, signed a five-year contract with the Edmonton Oilers for $31.25M.
Source: La Presse
2006-07 $6,250,000 $8,380,252 17
Source: NHLPA
2007-08 $6,250,000 $8,147,849 27
Source: NHLPA
2008-09 $6,250,000 $7,846,609 38
Source: NHLPA
2009-10 $6,250,000 $7,874,406 41
On June 27, 2009, after being traded to the Philadelphia Flyers, signed a seven-year front-loaded contract, starting in 2010-11, for 34.9M.
Source: NHLPA / Book: Mister Playoffs
2010-11 $7,600,000 $9,420,710 17 $1,350,000 22%
Source: NHLPA
2011-12 $7,600,000 $9,132,569 20
Due to an eye injury and concussions, he only played 13 games and hever played pro hockey again, collecting his salary until the end of 2016-17 with his guaranteed contract.
Source: NHLPA
2012-13 $4,214,634 $4,961,957 24 -$3,385,366 -45%
Because of the lockout, his NHL salary of $7,200,000 was prorated for the 48-game season. Paid while on?long-term career-ending injury reserve.
Source: NHLPA
2013-14 $7,000,000 $8,121,995 25 $2,785,366 66%
Paid while on?long-term career-ending injury reserve.
Source: NHLPA
2014-15 $4,000,000 $4,567,036 176 -$3,000,000 -43%
Paid while on long-term career-ending injury reserve.
Source: NHLPA
2015-16 $575,000 $655,736 744 -$3,425,000 -86%
Paid while on long-term career-ending injury reserve.
Source: NHLPA
2016-17 $575,000 $647,567 766
Paid while on long-term career-ending injury reserve.
Source: NHLPA
Career Total: US $110,250,348
(In today's dollars: US $152,770,145)

NHL Rank: 11
(In today's dollars: 4)

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