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Hockey Fortune: $1,797,601

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Gary Nylund’s net worth / earnings / salary history: Earned US $1,797,601 (US $4,554,807 in today's dollars), ranking #2945 in NHL / hockey career earnings.

Birthdate: October 28, 1963
Country of birth: Canada
Position: D
NHL Draft:
Salary History - Gary Nylund
All amounts in US$ unless otherwise noted.
Season   Earnings
(US$)
In today's
US$
Rank
1982-83 $81,100 $254,562
Amount in Canadian currency: $100,000.
Prior to the season, as the 3rd NHL pick overall, signed a three-year contract with the Toronto Maple Leafs for C $300,000 overall.
Source(s): La Presse
1983-84 $81,100 $246,638
Amount in Canadian currency: $100,000.
Source(s): La Presse
1984-85 $77,200 $225,105
Amount in Canadian currency: $100,000.
Source(s): La Presse
1985-86 $73,200 $206,120
Amount in Canadian currency: $100,000.
Estimated minimum salary based on documented 1984-85 and 1986-87 salary.
Source(s): HockeyZonePlus
1986-87 $206,667 $571,111
Prior to the season, as a restricted free agent, signed a three-year contract with the Chicago Blackhawks for $620,000. (According to The Sporting News, it was a three-year contract for $150,000 per season.) The Toronto Maple Leafs elected not to match the offer and took players in compensation.
Source(s): Book: Catch 22 - My Battles, in Hockey and in Life
1987-88 $206,667 $550,954
Source(s): Book: Catch 22 - My Battles, in Hockey and in Life
1988-89 $206,667 $529,337
Source(s): Book: Catch 22 - My Battles, in Hockey and in Life
1989-90 $195,000 $476,450 212
Source(s): Canadian Press
1990-91 $210,000 $486,828 231
One-way contract.
Source(s): The Hockey News / Canadian Press
1991-92 $225,000 $500,422 292
1992-93 $235,000 $507,280 424
Amount includes salary and any signing bonus paid in 1992-93.
Source(s): The Hockey News / La Presse
Career Total: US $1,797,601
(In today's dollars: US $4,554,807)

NHL Rank: 2945
(In today's dollars: 2325)