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NHL Fortune: $369,690

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Yvon Lambert’s net worth / earnings / salary history: Earned US $369,690 (US $1,263,519 in today's dollars), ranking #4617 in NHL / hockey career earnings.

Birthdate: May 20, 1950
Country of birth: Canada
Position: LW
NHL Draft:
  • Year: 1970
  • Round #3
  • Overall Pick: 40
  • By: Detroit Red Wings

Did you know that Gary Bettman has accumulated the largest NHL fortune with $167M?

Salary History
All amounts in US$ unless otherwise noted.
Season   Salary
(US$)
In today's
US$
NHL
Rank
1977-78 $75,200 $363,159
Contract in Canadian currency: $80,000. Bases salary, not including bonuses, deferred payments and other extras.
Source: The Gazette
1981-82 $91,740 $295,340
Contract in Canadian currency: $110,000. Signed a three-year, one-way, contract with the Montreal Canadiens, prior to the season but before the arrival of a new coach, for CAN$110,000, CAN$120,000 and CAN$130,000. Was subsequently put on waiver and joined the Buffalo Sabres in October.
Source: Yvon Lambert on La poche bleue podcast
1982-83 $97,320 $295,187
Contract in Canadian currency: $120,000. NHL salary while playing in the AHL.
Source: Yvon Lambert on La poche bleue podcast
1983-84 $105,430 $309,833
Contract in Canadian currency: $130,000. NHL salary while playing in the AHL. Last season in hockey career. Highest salary in career.
Source: Yvon Lambert on Drette su'l'tape and La poche bleue podcasts
Career Total: US $369,690
(In today's dollars: US $1,263,519)

NHL Rank: 4617
(In today's dollars: 3772)