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NHL Fortune: $7,812,000

Description

Christian Backman’s net worth / career earnings / salary history. He made US$7,812,000 (US$9,705,239 in today's dollars), ranking #1209 in NHL / hockey career earnings.

Country of birth: Sweden
Position: D
NHL Draft:
  • Year: 1998
  • Round #1
  • Overall Pick: 24
  • By: St. Louis Blues

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Salary History
All amounts in US$ unless otherwise noted.
Season   Salary
(US$)
In today's
US$
NHL
Rank
+/-
(US$)
+/-
(%)
2005-06 $912,000 $1,207,937 365
2006-07 $1,300,000 $1,668,029 304 $388,000 43%
Source: NHLPA
2007-08 $2,200,000 $2,744,536 211 $900,000 69%
Source: NHLPA
2008-09 $3,400,000 $4,084,738 171 $1,200,000 55%
Source: NHLPA
Career Earnings: US$7,812,000
(In today's dollars: US$9,705,239)

NHL Rank: 1209
(In today's dollars: 1239)

Interesting animated bar chart race showing that 36 players and 1 commissioner appeared, in the past 25 years, in the yearly Top Ten NHL/hockey career earnings. Jaromir Jagr is #1 in total hockey earnings since 2002-03 and will be taken over in 2-3 years by Crosby and Ovechkin. How is your 401k/RSSP doing?

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