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Hockey Fortune: $1,232,100

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Bernard Parent’s net worth / earnings / salary history: Earned US $1,232,100 (US $7,517,312 in today's dollars), ranking #3380 in NHL / hockey career earnings.

Birthdate: April 3, 1945
Country of birth: Canada
Position: G
Salary History - Bernard Parent
All amounts in US$ unless otherwise noted.
Season   Earnings
(US$)
In today's
US$
Rank
1965-66 $7,500 $72,096
His first season in the NHL.
Source(s): La Presse
1966-67 $9,000 $84,009
Source(s): La Presse
1967-68 $20,000 $181,595
Prior to the season, signed a three-year contract with the Philadelphia Flyers for $20,000 per season. (Earned $16,000 according to La Presse.)
Source(s): 50 Years Ago in Hockey
1968-69 $20,000 $174,181
Source(s): 50 Years Ago in Hockey
1969-70 $20,000 $165,158
Source(s): 50 Years Ago in Hockey
1970-71 $20,000 $156,054
Estimated salary based on documented 1969-70 and 1971-72 salaries.
Source(s): HockeyZonePlus
1971-72 $39,600 $296,242
Amount in Canadian currency: $40,000.
Prior to the season, after sitting out for a week of training camp demanding a new contract, signed a two-year contract with the Toronto Maple Leafs for CAN $80,000 overall. (According to The Sporting News, it was a two-year contract in the $25,000 to $30,000 per season range. Earned CAN $25,000 according to the book The Toronto Maple Leafs Hockey Club. Earned $38,000 according to La Presse.)
Source(s): Book: Hockey Hall of Fame True Stories
1972-73 $150,000 $1,086,442
Signed a five-year contract for $750,000 with the Miami Screaming Eagles (which moved to Philadelphia as the Blazers shortly after the contract was signed) of the World Hockey Association. The deal included a new boat and, for each season, a new car. He quit the team and broke off his contract during the playoffs of the first season and returned to the NHL the following season. (According to the book The Toronto Maple Leafs Hockey Club, it was a five-year contract for $600,000.)
Source(s): Book: The Rebel League / Book: Between the Pipes / Book: The California Golden Seals / La Presse
1973-74 $160,000 $1,091,532
Source(s): La Presse
1974-75 $160,000 $982,843
Estimated salary based on documented salary for 1973-74 and 1977-78.
Source(s): HockeyZonePlus
1975-76 $160,000 $900,483
Estimated salary based on documented salary for 1973-74 and 1977-78.
Source(s): HockeyZonePlus
1976-77 $160,000 $851,590
Estimated salary based on documented salary for 1973-74 and 1977-78.
Source(s): HockeyZonePlus
1977-78 $153,000 $764,621
Bases salary, not including bonuses, deferred payments and other extras. (Earned $140,000 according to the Globe and Mail.)
Source(s): The Gazette
1978-79 $153,000 $710,466
Estimated salary based on documented 1977-78 salary. Retired from pro-hockey after the season.
Source(s): HockeyZonePlus
Career Total: US $1,232,100
(In today's dollars: US $7,517,312)

NHL Rank: 3380
(In today's dollars: 1793)