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NHL Fortune: $27,945,000

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Marco Sturm’s net worth / career earnings / salary history. He made US$27,945,000 (US$36,168,801 in today's dollars), ranking #454 in NHL / hockey career earnings.

Country of birth: Germany
Position: LW
NHL Draft:
  • Year: 1996
  • Round #1
  • Overall Pick: 21
  • By: San Jose Sharks

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Salary History
All amounts in US$ unless otherwise noted.
Season   Salary
(US$)
In today's
US$
NHL
Rank
+/-
(US$)
+/-
(%)
1997-98 $800,000 $1,289,110 286
Includes base salary, signing bonus and bonuses paid in 1997-98.
Source: The Hockey News
1998-99 $850,000 $1,348,758 302 $50,000 6%
Includes base salary, signing bonus, bonuses paid in 1998-99, and deferred income paid in 1998-99.
Source: The Hockey News
1999-00 $875,000 $1,358,672 317 $25,000 3%
Includes base salary, signing/reporting bonus, and deferred income paid in 1999-2000.
Source: The Hockey News / The Sports Forecaster
2000-01 $770,000 $1,156,610 420 -$105,000 -12%
2001-02 $1,000,000 $1,460,778 344 $230,000 30%
2002-03 $1,300,000 $1,869,346 292 $300,000 30%
2003-04 $2,000,000 $2,812,133 201 $700,000 54%
2004-05 NHL lockout year: Season cancelled - no NHL salary paid.
2005-06 $2,000,000 $2,648,984 149
2006-07 $2,100,000 $2,694,509 187 $100,000 5%
Source: NHLPA
2007-08 $3,500,000 $4,366,307 106 $1,400,000 67%
Source: NHLPA
2008-09 $3,500,000 $4,204,877 141
Source: NHLPA
2009-10 $3,500,000 $4,219,773 145
Source: NHLPA
2010-11 $3,500,000 $4,151,656 158
Source: NHLPA
2011-12 $2,250,000 $2,587,290 307 -$1,250,000 -36%
Source: NHLPA
Career Earnings: US$27,945,000
(In today's dollars: US$36,168,801)

NHL Rank: 454
(In today's dollars: 393)

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