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NHL Fortune: $331,600


Claude Larose’s net worth / earnings / salary history: Earned US $331,600 (US $1,812,381 in today's dollars), ranking #4688 in NHL / hockey career earnings.

Birthdate: March 2, 1943
Country of birth: Canada
Position: LW
NHL Draft:
  • Year: 1975
  • Round #7
  • Overall Pick: 120
  • By: New York Rangers

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Salary History
All amounts in US$ unless otherwise noted.
Season   Salary
In today's
1966-67 $11,600 $104,632
Contract in Canadian currency: $12,500. Signed a one-year contract with the Montreal Canadiens for CAN$11,500. Included the following bonuses (CAN$): $500 if the team finishes in 1st place; $500 if the team wins the first round of the playoffs; $500 if the team wins the Stanley Cup; and $100 per point over 35, including the playoffs. In addition to his base salary, he earned $600 in bonus bonus wit 41 points, plus $500 because the team won the first round of the playoffs.
Source: Copy of contract
1972-73 $0 $0
Contract in Canadian currency: $0. Like all players on the roster, got a CAN$19,000 (CAN$115,000 in today's dollars) bonus for winning the Stanley Cup with the Montreal Canadiens.
Source: Book: Robinson for Defense
1974-75 $80,000 $474,873
In January 1975, signed a four-year contract with the St. Louis Blues for $80,000 per season.
Source: La Presse
1975-76 $80,000 $435,080
Source: La Presse
1976-77 $80,000 $411,457
Source: La Presse
1977-78 $80,000 $386,339
Bases salary, not including bonuses, deferred payments and other extras. Retired as a pro-hockey player after the season. (Earned $85,000 according to the Globe and Mail.)
Source: The Gazette / La Presse
Career Total: US $331,600
(In today's dollars: US $1,812,381)

NHL Rank: 4688
(In today's dollars: 3336)

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