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Hockey Fortune: $12,188,804

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Wayne Primeau’s net worth / earnings / salary history: Earned US $12,188,804 (US $19,806,799 in today's dollars), ranking #1099 in NHL / hockey career earnings.

Birthdate: June 4, 1976
Country of birth: Canada
Position: C
NHL Draft:
Salary History - Wayne Primeau
All amounts in US$ unless otherwise noted.
Season   Earnings
(US$)
In today's
US$
Rank
1995-96 $600,000 $1,199,764 283
Source(s): La Presse
1996-97 $391,304 $760,155 601
Two-way contract at $600,000 in the NHL and an unknown salary in the minors. Played 45 NHL and 24 AHL games, earning $391,304 in the NHL plus his pro-rated minor league salary. (Earned $625,000 according to La Presse / Guide Hockey RDS.)
Source(s): The Gazette
1997-98 $675,000 $1,281,289 357
Two-way contract at $675,000 in the NHL and an unknown salary in the minors. Played the whole season in the NHL. Includes base salary, signing bonus and bonuses paid in 1997-98.
Source(s): The Gazette / The Hockey News
1998-99 $475,000 $887,875 541
Two-way contract at $475,000 in the NHL and an unknown salary in the minors. Played the whole season in the NHL. Includes base salary, signing bonus, bonuses paid in 1998-99, and deferred income paid in 1998-99.
Source(s): The Gazette / The Hockey News
1999-00 $522,500 $955,731 552
Includes base salary, signing/reporting bonus, and deferred income paid in 1999-2000.
Source(s): The Hockey News / Associated Press / The Sports Forecaster
2000-01 $600,000 $1,061,672 507
Includes base salary, bonuses paid in 2000-01, and deferred income paid in 2000-01.
Source(s): The Hockey News
2001-02 $750,000 $1,290,591 464
2002-03 $825,000 $1,397,473 461
Does not include signing bonuses, performance bonuses and deferred payments.
Source(s): La Presse
2003-04 $900,000 $1,490,705 429
2004-05 NHL lockout year: Season cancelled - no NHL salary paid.
2005-06 $1,100,000 $1,716,268 295
Source(s): La Presse
2006-07 $1,150,000 $1,738,206 337
Source(s): NHLPA
2007-08 $1,400,000 $2,057,394 302
Source(s): NHLPA
2008-09 $1,400,000 $1,981,328 346
Source(s): NHLPA
2009-10 $1,400,000 $1,988,347 350
Source(s): NHLPA
Career Total: US $12,188,804
(In today's dollars: US $19,806,799)

NHL Rank: 1099
(In today's dollars: 1010)