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NHL Fortune: $10,390,000

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Marty McSorley’s net worth / career earnings / salary history. He made US$10,390,000 (US$17,834,623 in today's dollars), ranking #1032 in NHL / hockey career earnings.

Birthdate: May 18, 1963

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Salary History
All amounts in US$ unless otherwise noted.
Season   Salary
(US$)
In today's
US$
NHL
Rank
+/-
(US$)
+/-
(%)
1989-90 $220,000 $459,024 142
Source: Canadian Press
1990-91 $230,000 $455,318 175 $10,000 5%
One-way contract.
Source: The Hockey News / Canadian Press
1991-92 $240,000 $455,822 264 $10,000 4%
1992-93 $650,000 $1,198,183 87 $410,000 171%
Amount includes salary and any signing bonus paid in 1992-93.
Source: The Hockey News / La Presse
1993-94 $1,800,000 $3,222,954 16 $1,150,000 177%
During the summer, as a Group III Free Agent, signed a five-year contract with the St.Louis Blues for $800,000 base salary per year plus $5M bonus (plus interest on deferred payments) to be paid over 10 years for an estimated total value of $10.6M. The Los Angeles Kings matched the offer and eventually traded him to Pittsburgh. Includes base salary and any signing bonus and deferred payments allocated to the 1993-94 season.
Source: The Hockey News
1994-95 $1,100,000 $1,919,619 34 -$700,000 -39%
Because of the lockout, his NHL salary of $1,925,000 was prorated for the 48-game season.
Source: Guide Hockey 1995-1996
1995-96 $1,925,000 $3,267,624 63 $825,000 75%
Source: La Presse
1996-97 $1,925,000 $3,174,501 76
Source: La Presse / Guide Hockey RDS
1997-98 $1,300,000 $2,094,804 161 -$625,000 -32%
Includes base salary, signing bonus and bonuses paid in 1997-98.
Source: The Hockey News
1998-99 $1,000,000 $1,586,774 237 -$300,000 -23%
Includes base salary, signing bonus, bonuses paid in 1998-99, and deferred income paid in 1998-99.
Source: The Hockey News
Career Earnings: US$10,390,000
(In today's dollars: US$17,834,623)

NHL Rank: 1032
(In today's dollars: 836)

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