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Hockey Fortune: $180,000

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Murray Heatley’s net worth / earnings / salary history: Earned US $180,000 (US $1,115,572 in today's dollars), ranking #5220 in NHL / hockey career earnings.

Birthdate: November 7, 1948
Country of birth: Canada
Position: RW
Salary History - Murray Heatley
All amounts in US$ unless otherwise noted.
Season   Earnings
(US$)
In today's
US$
Rank
1973-74 $60,000 $409,324
Prior to the season, signed a three-year contract with the Minnesota Fighting Saints, in the WHA, for $60,000 per season.
Source(s): La Presse
1974-75 $60,000 $368,566
With the Minnesota Fighting Saints and Indianapolis Racers in the World Hockey Association. After being traded to Indianapolis, apparently accepted a lowball salary offer of $25,000 per season. It is unclear if it was an offer staring in 1976-77, after his three-year contract, or if the team refused to honor his contract with the Fighting Saints.
Source(s): La Presse
1975-76 $60,000 $337,681
With the Indianapolis Racers in the World Hockey Association. Never played again in North America after that season, playing five more seasons in Europe before retiring.
Source(s): La Presse
Career Total: US $180,000
(In today's dollars: US $1,115,572)

NHL Rank: 5220
(In today's dollars: 4019)

His son Dany played in the NHL, earning a bit more.