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Jaromir Jagr - Top 25 NHL Fortunes

Jaromir Jagr is still #1 in the Top 25 NHL/hockey total earnings since 1989 and it's not going to change for a few more years. He's also ranked #1 in today's dollar value which reflects the equivalent, in today's purchasing power, of players' past salaries. Figures shown represent NHL earnings; investment results may vary - ask Sergei Fedorov and Mike Modano. How is your 401k/RSSP doing?

Ranking - Sorted in $US

    Today's Dollar Value  
Rank Player NHL Fortune NHL Fortune Rank Status
1 Jaromir Jagr $139,276,863 $191,241,186 1  Waiting for a call
2 Sidney Crosby $129,340,244 $142,697,079 3  Active
3 Alex Ovechkin $123,220,893 $135,997,004 6  Active
4 Gary Bettman
NHL Commissioner
$119,902,074 $132,533,117 7  Never skated
5 Shea Weber $114,405,122 $125,527,322 9  Active
6 Joe Thornton $109,478,561 $130,638,254 8  Active
7 Chris Pronger $108,750,348 $143,938,228 2  Retired
8 Evgeni Malkin $108,641,373 $118,985,046 11  Active
9 Ilya Kovalchuk $105,679,024 $122,035,052 10  Active
10 Anze Kopitar $105,369,878 $114,287,836 19  Active
11 Zach Parise $102,930,390 $112,429,508 24  Active
12 Patrick Kane $101,837,195 $109,853,570 29  Active
13 Jonathan Toews $101,762,195 $109,762,206 31  Active
14 Nicklas Lidstrom $100,318,571 $136,714,609 5  Retired
15 Zdeno Chara $99,663,695 $117,535,442 13  Active
16 Ryan Suter $99,380,390 $108,279,967 32  Active
17 Patrick Marleau $98,667,358 $115,206,369 17  Active
18 Henrik Lundqvist $98,283,390 $109,829,363 30  Retired
19 Rick Nash $96,818,780 $111,056,928 25  Retired
20 Marian Hossa $94,874,390 $113,482,952 22  Retired
21 Roberto Luongo $94,055,646 $110,555,621 26  Retired
22 Joe Sakic $94,045,190 $137,835,152 4  Retired
23 Marian Gaborik $93,419,244 $107,819,942 34  Retired
24 Ryan Getzlaf $92,303,966 $101,131,975 39  Active
25 Corey Perry $91,215,659 $100,250,303 40  Active
26 Jarome Iginla $90,922,561 $113,463,140 23  Retired

Ranking - Sorted in Today's $US Value

    Today's Dollar Value  
Rank Player NHL Fortune Rank NHL Fortune Status
1 Jaromir Jagr $139,276,863 1 $191,241,186   Still waiting for a call
2 Chris Pronger $108,750,348 7 $143,938,228  Retired
3 Sidney Crosby $129,340,244 2 $142,697,079  Active
4 Joe Sakic $94,045,190 22 $137,835,152  Retired
5 Nicklas Lidstrom $100,318,571 14 $136,714,609  Retired
6 Alex Ovechkin $123,220,893 3 $135,997,004  Active
7 Gary Bettman
NHL Commissioner
$119,902,074 4 $132,533,117  Nope, never skated
8 Joe Thornton $109,478,561 6 $130,638,254  Active
9 Shea Weber $114,405,122 5 $125,527,322  Active
10 Ilya Kovalchuk $105,679,024 9 $122,035,052  Active
11 Evgeni Malkin $108,641,373 8 $118,985,046  Active
12 Paul Kariya $82,661,886 35 $118,468,951  Retired
13 Zdeno Chara $99,663,695 15 $117,535,442  Active
14 Keith Tkachuk $80,190,946 43 $116,138,533  Retired
15 Mats Sundin $80,382,393 41 $115,559,998  Retired
16 Sergei Fedorov $80,223,399 42 $115,227,880  Retired
17 Patrick Marleau $98,667,358 17 $115,206,369  Active
18 Rob Blake $80,474,196 40 $114,852,086  Retired
19 Anze Kopitar $105,369,878 10 $114,287,836  Active
20 Peter Forsberg $77,103,116 52 $113,849,560  Retired
21 Mike Modano $77,164,489 51 $113,618,472  Retired
22 Marian Hossa $94,874,390 20 $113,482,952  Retired
23 Jarome Iginla $90,922,561 26 $113,463,140  Retired
24 Zach Parise $102,930,390 11 $112,429,508  Active
25 Rick Nash $96,818,780 19 $111,056,928  Retired
26 Roberto Luongo $94,055,646 21 $110,555,621  Retired

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