Share this on:
NHL Fortune: $41,018,598

Description

David Perron’s net worth / career earnings / salary history. He made US$41,018,598 (US$44,411,165 in today's dollars), ranking #242 in NHL / hockey career earnings.

Country of birth: Canada
Position: LW
NHL Draft:
  • Year: 2007
  • Round #1
  • Overall Pick: 26
  • By: St. Louis Blues

Did you know that Gary Bettman accumulated the 4th largest NHL fortune with $120M?

Put your 144-character ad/message here, on David Perron's page, for $US 25 for one year.
Only one ad per player! Act now: Details and secure payment.
Salary History
All amounts in US$ unless otherwise noted.
Season   Salary
(US$)
In today's
US$
NHL
Rank
+/-
(US$)
+/-
(%)
2007-08 $875,000 $1,091,577 418
Source: NHLPA
2008-09 $875,000 $1,051,219 433
Source: NHLPA
2009-10 $875,000 $1,054,943 436
Source: NHLPA
2010-11 $1,800,000 $2,135,137 309 $925,000 106%
Source: NHLPA
2011-12 $2,500,000 $2,874,767 277 $700,000 39%
Source: NHLPA
2012-13 $1,756,098 $1,978,449 231 -$743,902 -30%
Because of the lockout, his NHL salary of $3,000,000 was prorated for the 48-game season.
Source: NHLPA
2013-14 $3,500,000 $3,886,118 205 $1,743,902 99%
Source: NHLPA
2014-15 $4,250,000 $4,643,512 157 $750,000 21%
Source: NHLPA
2015-16 $4,500,000 $4,910,851 156 $250,000 6%
Source: NHLPA
2016-17 $3,750,000 $4,041,394 250 -$750,000 -17%
Source: NHLPA
2017-18 $3,750,000 $3,957,143 259
Source: NHLPA
2018-19 $4,750,000 $4,892,816 215 $1,000,000 27%
Source: NHLPA
2019-20 $4,750,000 $4,805,738 214
Source: NHLPA
2020-21 $3,087,500 $3,087,500 299 -$1,662,500 -35%
Source: NHLPA
Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the NHL played a 56-game season instead of 82. Base salaries were not pro-rated but 10% of $3,087,500 was deferred and payable in three yearly payments, starting in October 2022, without interests. Escrow for the season was increased to 20% and performance bonuses were pro-rated (amounts and targets to reach).
Career Earnings: US$41,018,598
(In today's dollars: US$44,411,165)

NHL Rank: 242
(In today's dollars: 282)

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?

Read more ...