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Hockey Fortune: $220,820

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Carl Brewer’s net worth / earnings / salary history: Earned US $220,820 (US $1,683,147 in today's dollars), ranking #5096 in NHL / hockey career earnings.

Birthdate: October 21, 1938
Country of birth: Canada
Position: D
Salary History - Carl Brewer
All amounts in US$ unless otherwise noted.
Season   Earnings
(US$)
In today's
US$
Rank
1964-65 $32,445 $316,815
Amount in Canadian currency: $35,000.
Source(s): Face Off Hockey Yearbook Magazine
1967-68 $35,000 $317,791
With Muskegon in the International Hockey League
Source(s): The Sporting News
1969-70 $100,000 $825,791
(Earned $50,000 according to The Sporting News; $70,000 according to Face Off Hockey Yearbook Magazine; $75,000 according to another edition of The Sporting News, and $150,000 according to the book Golden Oldies.)
Source(s): La Presse
1973-74 $0 $0
Amount in Canadian currency: $0.
In July 1973, signed a three-year contract with the Toronto Toros, of the World Hockey Association, for an unknown salary. Ended up playing only one season, didn't play pro-hockey again until one last season in the NHL/AHL in 1979-80.
Source(s): La Presse
1974-75 $0 $0
Amount in Canadian currency: $0.
Did not play pro-hockey.
Source(s): HockeyZonePlus
1975-76 $0 $0
Amount in Canadian currency: $0.
Did not play pro-hockey.
Source(s): HockeyZonePlus
1976-77 $0 $0
Amount in Canadian currency: $0.
Did not play pro-hockey.
Source(s): HockeyZonePlus
1977-78 $0 $0
Amount in Canadian currency: $0.
Did not play pro-hockey.
Source(s): HockeyZonePlus
1978-79 $0 $0
Amount in Canadian currency: $0.
Did not play pro-hockey.
Source(s): HockeyZonePlus
1979-80 $53,375 $222,751
Amount in Canadian currency: $62,500.
On January 2, 1980, as a free agent that had been retired from pro-hockey for five years, signed a one-year contract with the Toronto Maple Leafs for an annual salary C $125,000. Earned a pro-rated salary of approximately $62,500 for the half season. The salary included $8,000 to spend 13 days in the AHL to get in shape. In early 1982, he was suing the Maple Leafs to get that portion which had never been paid. The outcome of the lawsuit is unknown. Never played pro-hockey again after the season.
Source(s): La Presse / The Society for International Hockey Research
Career Total: US $220,820
(In today's dollars: US $1,683,147)

NHL Rank: 5096
(In today's dollars: 3593)