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Hockey Fortune: $427,270


Yvan Cournoyer’s net worth / earnings / salary history: Earned US $427,270 (US $2,393,780 in today's dollars), ranking #4649 in NHL / hockey career earnings.

Birthdate: November 22, 1943
Country of birth: Canada
Salary History - Yvan Cournoyer
All amounts in US$ unless otherwise noted.
Season   Earnings
In today's
1968-69 $7,424 $65,040
Amount in Canadian currency: $8,000.
Source(s): La Presse
1972-73 $19,171 $139,680
Amount in Canadian currency: $19,000.
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(s): Book: Robinson for Defense
1973-74 $125,000 $857,827
Amount in Canadian currency: $125,000.
Source(s): Book: The Greatest Season
1977-78 $122,200 $614,327
Amount in Canadian currency: $130,000.
Bases salary, not including bonuses, deferred payments and other extras. (Earned $160,000 according to the Globe and Mail.)
Source(s): The Gazette
1978-79 $153,475 $716,907
Amount in Canadian currency: $175,000.
Retired as a pro-hockey player after the season.
Source(s): La Presse
2010-11 $0 $0 832
Through the firm Classic Auctions, he sold his game-worn, fake teeth for nearly $1,400.
Source(s): The Globe and Mail
Career Total: US $427,270
(In today's dollars: US $2,393,780)

NHL Rank: 4649
(In today's dollars: 3195)