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Hockey Fortune: $500,788


Jim Harrison’s net worth / earnings / salary history: Earned US $500,788 (US $3,038,162 in today's dollars), ranking #4412 in NHL / hockey career earnings.

Birthdate: July 9, 1947
Country of birth: Canada
Position: C
Salary History - Jim Harrison
All amounts in US$ unless otherwise noted.
Season   Earnings
In today's
1972-73 $88,288 $639,462
Amount in Canadian currency: $87,500.
Prior to the season, signed a four-year contract with the Alberta Oilers of the World Hockey Association for an estimated $350,000 overall (According to another issue of The Sporting News, it was for $60,000 per year. According to La Presse, it was a four-year contract for $200,000 overall.)
Source(s): The Sporting News
1973-74 $87,500 $596,931
Amount in Canadian currency: $87,500.
With the Edmonton Oilers of the World Hockey Association. Held out some games, in January 1974, wanting to tear out his contract for a new ten-year contract for $1M overall. It is assumed that he was unsuccessful.
Source(s): The Sporting News
1974-75 $100,000 $614,277
Prior to the season, signed a long-term contract with the Cleveland Crusaders, of the World Hockey Association, for $100,000 per season.
Source(s): The Sporting News
1975-76 $100,000 $562,802
With the Cleveland Crusaders of the World Hockey Association.
Source(s): The Sporting News
1977-78 $125,000 $624,691
Bases salary, not including bonuses, deferred payments and other extras. (Earned $55,000 according to the Globe and Mail.)
Source(s): The Gazette
Career Total: US $500,788
(In today's dollars: US $3,038,162)

NHL Rank: 4412
(In today's dollars: 2824)