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NHL Fortune: $300,000


Rick Smith’s net worth / earnings / salary history: Earned US $300,000 (US $1,929,110 in today's dollars), ranking #4729 in NHL / hockey career earnings.

Birthdate: June 29, 1948
Country of birth: Canada
Position: D
NHL Draft:
  • Year: 1966
  • Round #2
  • Overall Pick: 7
  • By: Boston Bruins

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Salary History
All amounts in US$ unless otherwise noted.
Season   Salary
In today's
1971-72 $50,000 $363,547
Source: Book: The California Golden Seals
1972-73 $100,000 $703,969
Source: Book: The California Golden Seals
1973-74 $75,000 $497,297
With the Minnesota Fighting Saints of the World Hockey Association.
Source: The Sporting News
1977-78 $75,000 $364,296
Bases salary, not including bonuses, deferred payments and other extras. (Earned $100,000 according to the Globe and Mail.)
Source: The Gazette
Career Total: US $300,000
(In today's dollars: US $1,929,110)

NHL Rank: 4729
(In today's dollars: 3223)


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