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NHL Fortune: $61,558,598

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Bobby Ryan’s net worth / career earnings / salary history. He made US$61,558,598 (US$66,718,406 in today's dollars), ranking #89 in NHL / hockey career earnings.

Country of birth: USA
Position: RW
NHL Draft:
  • Year: 2005
  • Round #1
  • Overall Pick: 2
  • By: Anaheim Ducks

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Salary History
All amounts in US$ unless otherwise noted.
Season   Salary
(US$)
In today's
US$
NHL
Rank
+/-
(US$)
+/-
(%)
2008-09 $850,000 $1,021,184 458
Source: NHLPA
2009-10 $765,000 $922,322 515 -$85,000 -10%
Source: NHLPA
2010-11 $3,250,000 $3,855,109 189 $2,485,000 325%
Source: NHLPA
2011-12 $5,562,500 $6,396,356 68 $2,312,500 71%
Source: NHLPA
2012-13 $3,256,098 $3,668,375 67 -$2,306,402 -41%
Because of the lockout, his NHL salary of $5,562,500 was prorated for the 48-game season.
Source: NHLPA
2013-14 $5,562,500 $6,176,151 72 $2,306,402 71%
Source: NHLPA
2014-15 $5,562,500 $6,077,538 90
Source: NHLPA
2015-16 $6,500,000 $7,093,452 55 $937,500 17%
Source: NHLPA
2016-17 $7,000,000 $7,543,936 41 $500,000 8%
Source: NHLPA
2017-18 $7,250,000 $7,650,477 51 $250,000 4%
Source: NHLPA
2018-19 $7,500,000 $7,725,499 40 $250,000 3%
Source: NHLPA
2019-20 $7,500,000 $7,588,008 58
Source: NHLPA
2020-21 $1,000,000 $1,000,000 532 -$6,500,000 -87%
On October 9, 2020, as a free agent, signed a one-year contract with the Detroit Red Wings for $1M.
Source: NBC Sports
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 $1,000,000 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).
Career Earnings: US$61,558,598
(In today's dollars: US$66,718,406)

NHL Rank: 89
(In today's dollars: 131)

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