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Hockey Fortune: $34,806,000

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Peter Laviolette’s net worth / earnings / salary history: Earned US $34,806,000 (US $40,045,939 in today's dollars), ranking #432 in NHL / hockey career earnings. Currently under contract for US $9,800,000 for a projected hockey fortune of US $44,606,000.

Birthdate: December 7, 1964
Salary History - Peter Laviolette
All amounts in US$ unless otherwise noted.
Season   Earnings
(US$)
In today's
US$
Rank
1990-91 $50,000 $115,912 649
Two-way contract: $145,000 in the NHL and $50,000 in the minor leagues. He played in the AHL, earning a minor league salary.
Source(s): The Hockey News
1992-93 $156,000 $336,747 726
Source(s): La Presse
2014-15 $2,000,000 $2,558,925 361
As coact of the Nashville Predators.
Source(s): SportNet
2015-16 $2,000,000 $2,555,902 364
As coact of the Nashville Predators. Estimated minimum salary based on documented salaries for 2014-15 and 2019-20.
Source(s): HockeyZonePlus
2016-17 $2,000,000 $2,524,061 382
As coact of the Nashville Predators. Estimated minimum salary based on documented salaries for 2014-15 and 2019-20.
Source(s): HockeyZonePlus
2017-18 $2,000,000 $2,471,443 368
As coact of the Nashville Predators. Estimated minimum salary based on documented salaries for 2014-15 and 2019-20.
Source(s): HockeyZonePlus
2018-19 $2,000,000 $2,412,489 426
As coact of the Nashville Predators. Estimated minimum salary based on documented salaries for 2014-15 and 2019-20.
Source(s): HockeyZonePlus
2019-20 $2,500,000 $2,961,942 393
As coact of the Nashville Predators. Was fired in January 2020 but had a guaranteed contract until the end of the 2020-21 season.
Source(s): CBSSports / Pierre LeBrun
2020-21 $7,400,000 $8,660,974 50
On September 15, 2020, signed a three-year contract as coach of the Washington Capitals for $4.9M per year. He was still owed $2.5M for the 2020-21 season by the Nashville Predators, with his guaranteed contract, and the Capitals are picking up the tab. Earning for 2020-21 include his salary of about $5M plus the $2.5M guaranteed from the previous contract.
Source(s): The Hockey News / Pierre LeBrun / CBSSports
Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the NHL played a 56-game season instead of 82. Base salaries were not pro-rated but 10% of $7,400,000 was deferred and payable in three yearly payments, starting in October 2022, without interests. Escrow for the season was increased to 20% and performance bonuses were pro-rated (amounts and targets to reach).
2021-22 $4,900,000 $5,476,790 195
As coach of the Washington Capitals
Source(s): The Hockey News / Pierre LeBrun
2022-23 $4,900,000 $5,070,755 205
As coach of the Washington Capitals
Source(s): The Hockey News / Pierre LeBrun
2023-24 $4,900,000 $4,900,000 241
On June 13, 2022, signed a three-year contract as coach of the New York Rangers for just under $5M per season.
Source(s): Pierre LeBrun
Career Total: US $34,806,000
(In today's dollars: US $40,045,939)

NHL Rank: 432
(In today's dollars: 518)
Under Contract
2024-25 $4,900,000
As coach of the New York Rangers.
Source(s): Pierre LeBrun
2025-26 $4,900,000
As coach of the New York Rangers.
Source(s): Pierre LeBrun
Under contract for: US $9,800,000

Projected fortune at end of contract: US $44,606,000