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Hockey Fortune: $419,000

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Dave Schultz’s net worth / earnings / salary history: Earned US $419,000 (US $2,235,422 in today's dollars), ranking #4675 in NHL / hockey career earnings.

Birthdate: October 14, 1949
Country of birth: Canada
Position: RW
NHL Draft:
Salary History - Dave Schultz
All amounts in US$ unless otherwise noted.
Season   Earnings
(US$)
In today's
US$
Rank
1971-72 $10,000 $75,253
With the Richmond Robins in the AHL.
Source(s): Book: The Hot Line
1972-73 $27,000 $196,722
During the summer of 1972, signed a two-year contract with the New York Raiders of the World Hockey Association for $30,000 per year but, a few days later used the escape clause in his contract and signed a new two-year contract with the Philadelphia Flyers for $27,000 and $32,000.
Source(s): Book: The Hot Line
1973-74 $32,000 $219,604
Source(s): Book: The Hot Line
1975-76 $70,000 $396,302
Prior to the season, signed a five-year contract with the Philadelphia Flyers for $350,000.
Source(s): The Sporting News / La Presse
1976-77 $70,000 $374,785
Source(s): The Sporting News / La Presse
1977-78 $70,000 $351,906
(Earned $100,000 according to the Gazette and the Globe and Mail.)
Source(s): The Sporting News / La Presse
1978-79 $70,000 $326,981
Source(s): The Sporting News / La Presse
1979-80 $70,000 $293,869
Retired as a pro-hockey player after the season. (Earned $130,000 according to another edition of La Presse.)
Source(s): The Sporting News / La Presse
Career Total: US $419,000
(In today's dollars: US $2,235,422)

NHL Rank: 4675
(In today's dollars: 3252)