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NHL Fortune: $808,334


Bill Goldsworthy’s net worth / earnings / salary history. He made US $808,334 (US $4,175,074 in today's dollars), ranking #3554 in NHL / hockey career earnings.

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Salary History
All amounts in US$ unless otherwise noted.
Season   Salary
In today's
1971-72 $0 $0
At the same time as his linesmates Jude Drouin and Danny Grant, prior to the season, was negotiating with the Minnesota North Stars a new contract that would have brought the collective yearly salary of the line to $100,000.
Source: Podcast: 50 Years Ago in Hockey
1972-73 $66,667 $430,896
Turned down a a three-year conreacr offer from the Minnesota Fighting Saints, of the WHA, for $75,000 per year plus a $25,000 signing bonus. In March 1972, signed a three-year contract with the Minnesota North Stars for at least $200,000 overall.
Source: The Sporting News
1973-74 $66,667 $405,858
Source: The Sporting News
1974-75 $175,000 $959,288
Signed a multi-year contract with the Minnesota North Stars for $175,000 per season as he was getting offers from teams in the World Hockey Association.
Source: The Hockey News
1975-76 $175,000 $878,902
Source: The Hockey News
1976-77 $175,000 $831,181
Source: The Hockey News
1977-78 $150,000 $668,949
Source: The Hockey News 1978 Yearbook
Career Total: US $808,334
(In today's dollars: US $4,175,074)

NHL Rank: 3554
(In today's dollars: 2086)

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