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Hockey Fortune: $507,548


Richard Sevigny’s net worth / earnings / salary history: Earned US $507,548 (US $1,535,909 in today's dollars), ranking #4413 in NHL / hockey career earnings.

Birthdate: November 4, 1957
Country of birth: Canada
Position: G
NHL Draft:
Salary History - Richard Sevigny
All amounts in US$ unless otherwise noted.
Season   Earnings
In today's
1977-78 $5,700 $28,655
His first year in pro hockey, in the International Hockey League. Had a contract for $6,000 for the season but only earned $5,700 as he was off the lineup for two weeks and his contract was not guaranteed.
Source(s): La Presse
1978-79 $12,278 $57,353
Amount in Canadian currency: $14,000.
In the American Hockey League
Source(s): La Presse
1979-80 $21,350 $89,630
Amount in Canadian currency: $25,000.
Salary of $60,000 in the NHL and $14,000 in the AHL. Played 11 NHL and 35 AHL games, earning a pro-rated salary of approximately $25,000.
Source(s): La Presse
1980-81 $51,300 $189,675
Amount in Canadian currency: $60,000.
Source(s): La Presse
1984-85 $108,080 $317,019
Amount in Canadian currency: $140,000.
On July 4, 1984, as a free agent, signed a four-year contract with the Quebec Nordiques. (According to one edition of La Presse, he earned $140,000 per season. According to another edition, it was a four-year contract with the Quebec Nordiques for C $600,000 overall.)
Source(s): La Presse
1985-86 $102,480 $290,282
Amount in Canadian currency: $140,000.
Source(s): La Presse
1986-87 $100,800 $280,209
Amount in Canadian currency: $140,000.
Never played again in the NHL after that season.
Source(s): La Presse
1987-88 $105,560 $283,085
Amount in Canadian currency: $140,000.
Played only one game, in the AHL.
Source(s): La Presse
Career Total: US $507,548
(In today's dollars: US $1,535,909)

NHL Rank: 4413
(In today's dollars: 3737)