Share this on:
NHL Fortune: $8,649,800

Description

Wade Belak’s net worth / earnings / salary history. He made US $8,649,800 (US $12,809,909 in today's dollars), ranking #1214 in NHL / hockey career earnings.

Birthdate: July 3, 1973
Country of birth: Canada
Position: RW
NHL Draft:
  • Year: 1994
  • Round #1
  • Overall Pick: 12
  • By: Quebec Nordiques

Did you know that Gary Bettman has accumulated the largest NHL fortune with $150M?

Put your 144-character ad/message here, on Wade Belak's page, for US $25 for one year.
Only one ad per player! Act now: Details and secure payment.
Salary History
All amounts in US$ unless otherwise noted.
Season   Salary
(US$)
In today's
US$
NHL
Rank
+/-
(US$)
+/-
(%)
1996-97 $675,000 $1,163,229 328
Source: Guide Hockey RDS
1997-98 $600,000 $1,010,341 383 -$75,000 -11%
1998-99 $525,000 $870,545 498 -$75,000 -13%
Includes base salary, signing bonus, bonuses paid in 1998-99, and deferred income paid in 1998-99.
Source: The Hockey News
1999-00 $580,000 $941,133 515 $55,000 10%
Includes base salary, signing/reporting bonus, and deferred income paid in 1999-2000.
Source: The Hockey News / The Sports Forecaster
2000-01 $683,000 $1,072,096 474 $103,000 18%
Includes base salary, bonuses paid in 2000-01, and deferred income paid in 2000-01.
Source: The Hockey News
2001-02 $701,800 $1,071,308 492 $18,800 3%
2002-03 $770,000 $1,157,055 482 $68,200 10%
Does not include signing bonuses, performance bonuses and deferred payments.
Source: La Presse
2003-04 $850,000 $1,248,940 451 $80,000 10%
2004-05 NHL lockout year: Season cancelled - no NHL salary paid.
2005-06 $665,000 $920,423 467 -$185,000 -22%
Source: La Presse
2006-07 $675,000 $905,067 511 $10,000 2%
Source: NHLPA
2007-08 $625,000 $814,785 564 -$50,000 -7%
Source: NHLPA
2008-09 $650,000 $816,047 577 $25,000 4%
Source: NHLPA
2009-10 $650,000 $818,938 571
Source: NHLPA
Career Total: US $8,649,800
(In today's dollars: US $12,809,909)

NHL Rank: 1214
(In today's dollars: 1138)

Interesting animated bar chart race showing that 36 players and 1 commissioner appeared, from 1995 to 2020, in the yearly Top Ten NHL/hockey career earnings with Jaromir Jagr standing as #1 in total hockey earnings since 2002-03. How is your 401k/RSSP doing?

Read more ...