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Hockey Fortune: $3,376,397

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James Black’s net worth / earnings / salary history: Earned US $3,376,397 (US $6,356,325 in today's dollars), ranking #2207 in NHL / hockey career earnings.

Birthdate: August 15, 1969
Country of birth: Canada
Position: LW
NHL Draft:
Salary History - James Black
All amounts in US$ unless otherwise noted.
Season   Earnings
(US$)
In today's
US$
Rank
1990-91 $28,163 $65,288 806
Two-way contract: $120,000 in the NHL and $27,000 in the minor leagues. Played 1 NHL and 79 AHL games, earning $28,163.
Source(s): The Hockey News
1991-92 $63,234 $140,639 592
Played 30 NHL and 47 AHL games. Assuming that he had the same contract as in 1990-91, he earned $63,234.
Source(s): HockeyZonePlus
1992-93 $210,000 $453,314 476
Amount includes salary and any signing bonus paid in 1992-93. Played 10 NHL and 63 AHL games and likely still had a two-way contract, earning significantly less than $210,000.
Source(s): The Hockey News / La Presse
1993-94 $125,000 $262,097 638
1996-97 $450,000 $869,015 476
Two-way contract at $450,000 in the NHL and an unknown salary in the minors. Played the whole season in the NHL.
Source(s): The Gazette / La Presse / Guide Hockey RDS
1997-98 $550,000 $1,037,846 427
Includes base salary, signing bonus and bonuses paid in 1997-98.
Source(s): The Hockey News
1998-99 $600,000 $1,114,901 447
1999-00 $650,000 $1,181,925 462
Includes base salary, signing/reporting bonus, and deferred income paid in 1999-2000. (Earned $660,000 according to The Hockey News 1999-2000 Ultimate Pool Guide)
Source(s): The Hockey News / The Sports Forecaster
2000-01 $700,000 $1,231,301 451
Includes base salary, bonuses paid in 2000-01, and deferred income paid in 2000-01. Never played in the NHL again after the season, playing in the AHL and Europe until the end of 2004-05.
Source(s): The Hockey News
Career Total: US $3,376,397
(In today's dollars: US $6,356,325)

NHL Rank: 2207
(In today's dollars: 1963)