Share this on:
NHL Fortune: $51,026,199

Description

Cory Schneider’s net worth / earnings / salary history. He made US $51,026,199 (US $56,261,514 in today's dollars), ranking #176 in NHL / hockey career earnings. He is currently under contract for US $8,000,000 which will bring his hockey fortune to US $59,026,199.

Country of birth: USA
Position: G
NHL Draft:
  • Year: 2004
  • Round #1
  • Overall Pick: 26
  • By: Vancouver Canucks

Did you know that Gary Bettman has accumulated the largest NHL fortune with $150M?

Put your 144-character ad/message here, on Cory Schneider's page, for US $25 for one year.
Only one ad per player! Act now: Details and secure payment.
Salary History
All amounts in US$ unless otherwise noted.
Season   Salary
(US$)
In today's
US$
NHL
Rank
+/-
(US$)
+/-
(%)
2010-11 $900,000 $1,115,610 433
Source: NHLPA
2011-12 $900,000 $1,081,488 489
Source: NHLPA
2012-13 $2,048,780 $2,412,062 185 $1,148,780 128%
Because of the lockout, his NHL salary of $3,500,000 was prorated for the 48-game season.
Source: NHLPA
2013-14 $4,000,000 $4,641,140 154 $1,951,220 95%
Source: NHLPA
2014-15 $4,500,000 $5,137,915 142 $500,000 13%
Source: NHLPA
2015-16 $6,000,000 $6,842,461 72 $1,500,000 33%
Source: NHLPA
2016-17 $6,000,000 $6,757,218 72
Source: NHLPA
2017-18 $6,000,000 $6,616,351 86
Source: NHLPA
2018-19 $6,000,000 $6,458,524 101
Source: NHLPA
2019-20 $6,000,000 $6,343,581 103
Source: NHLPA
2020-21 $4,000,000 $4,177,743 202 -$2,000,000 -33%
On October 8, 2020, the New Jersey Devils bought out the remaining 2 years left on his contract ($12M) for 2/3rd of the value paid over 4 years ($4M per year from 2020-21 to 2023-24). Earned his $4M payout.
Source: SB Nation
Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the NHL played a 56-game season instead of 82. Base salaries were not pro-rated but 10% of $4,000,000 was deferred and payable in three yearly payments, starting in October 2022, without interests. Escrow for the season was increased to 20% and performance bonuses were pro-rated (amounts and targets to reach).
2021-22 $4,677,419 $4,677,419 202 $677,419 17%
On September 21, 2021, as a free agent, signed a two-way contract with the New York Islanders for $6,000,000 in the NHL and $500,000 in the AHL. Played 1 NHL and 30 AHL games, earning a pro rated salary of $677,419 plus his $4M 2020-21 payout plus
Source: NHLPA / SB Nation
Career Total: US $51,026,199
(In today's dollars: US $56,261,514)

NHL Rank: 176
(In today's dollars: 224)
Under Contract
2022-23 $4,000,000
$4M 2020-21 payout.
Source: SB Nation
2023-24 $4,000,000
$4M 2020-21 payout.
Source: SB Nation
Under contract for: US $8,000,000

Projected fortune at end of contract: US $59,026,199

Interesting animated bar chart race showing that 36 players and 1 commissioner appeared, from 1995 to 2020, in the yearly Top Ten NHL/hockey career earnings with Jaromir Jagr standing as #1 in total hockey earnings since 2002-03. How is your 401k/RSSP doing?

Read more ...