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NHL Fortune: $755,471


Guy Lapointe’s net worth / earnings / salary history: Earned US $755,471 (US $2,588,699 in today's dollars), ranking #3802 in NHL / hockey career earnings.

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Salary History
All amounts in US$ unless otherwise noted.
Season   Salary
In today's
1972-73 $19,171 $134,179
Contract in Canadian currency: $19,000. Like all players on the roster, got a CAN$19,000 (CAN$118,000 in today's dollars) bonus for winning the Stanley Cup with the Montreal Canadiens.
Source: Book: Robinson for Defense
1977-78 $136,300 $658,225
Contract in Canadian currency: $145,000. Bases salary, not including bonuses, deferred payments and other extras. (Earned $175,000 according to the Globe and Mail.)
Source: The Gazette
1982-83 $350,000 $1,061,606
Signed a two-year contract with the St.Louis Blues for $350,000 per year.
Source: The Sporting News
1983-84 $250,000 $734,689
According to Lapointe, the most he earned in a season is $250,000 which is assumed to be at his last season. He retired as a player after the season. (Earned $350,000 according to The Sporting News.)
Source: La Presse
Career Total: US $755,471
(In today's dollars: US $2,588,699)

NHL Rank: 3802
(In today's dollars: 2888)