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Hockey Fortune: $44,498,571

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Mike Richter’s net worth / earnings / salary history: Earned US $44,498,571 (US $81,921,069 in today's dollars), ranking #281 in NHL / hockey career earnings.

Country of birth: USA
Position: G
NHL Draft:
Salary History - Mike Richter
All amounts in US$ unless otherwise noted.
Season   Earnings
(US$)
In today's
US$
Rank
1989-90 $130,000 $319,521 385
Source(s): Canadian Press
1990-91 $140,000 $326,481 437
Two-way contract: $140,000 in the NHL and $30,000 in the minor leagues. He played in the NHL only, earning a full NHL salary.
Source(s): The Hockey News / Canadian Press
1991-92 $700,000 $1,566,121 34
1992-93 $900,000 $1,954,319 43
Amount includes salary and any signing bonus paid in 1992-93.
Source(s): The Hockey News
1993-94 $1,000,000 $2,109,234 55
1994-95 $1,428,571 $2,936,754 19
Because of the lockout, his NHL salary of $2,500,000 was prorated for the 48-game season.
Source(s): Guide Hockey 1995-1996
1995-96 $3,000,000 $5,998,819 18
Source(s): La Presse
1996-97 $3,600,000 $6,993,433 14
Source(s): La Presse / Guide Hockey RDS
1997-98 $3,900,000 $7,403,003 16
Includes base salary, signing bonus and bonuses paid in 1997-98.
Source(s): The Hockey News
1998-99 $5,100,000 $9,532,973 12
Includes base salary, signing bonus, bonuses paid in 1998-99, and deferred income paid in 1998-99.
Source(s): The Hockey News
1999-00 $5,000,000 $9,145,756 22
Includes base salary, signing/reporting bonus, and deferred income paid in 1999-2000.
Source(s): The Hockey News / The Sports Forecaster
2000-01 $5,600,000 $9,908,943 21
Includes base salary, bonuses paid in 2000-01, and deferred income paid in 2000-01.
Source(s): The Hockey News / The Hockey News Ultimate Fantasy Guide 2000-01
2001-02 $6,000,000 $10,324,730 23
2002-03 $4,000,000 $6,775,628 61
Does not include signing bonuses, performance bonuses and deferred payments.
Source(s): La Presse
2003-04 $4,000,000 $6,625,353 76
2004-05 NHL lockout year: Season cancelled - no NHL salary paid.
Career Total: US $44,498,571
(In today's dollars: US $81,921,069)

NHL Rank: 281
(In today's dollars: 142)