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NHL Fortune: $139,198,863

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Jaromir Jagr’s net worth / earnings / salary history. He made US $139,198,863 (US $188,905,966 in today's dollars), ranking #1 in NHL / hockey career earnings.

Did you know that Gary Bettman accumulated the 4th largest NHL fortune with $110M?

Season   Salary
($US)
In today's
$
NHL
Rank
+/-
($)
+/-
(%)
1990-91 $150,000 $293,458 387
One-way contract.
Source: The Hockey News / Canadian Press
1991-92 $225,000 $422,412 285 $75,000 50%
1992-93 $700,000 $1,275,766 82 $475,000 211%
Amount includes salary and any signing bonus paid in 1992-93.
Source: The Hockey News
1993-94 $1,322,000 $2,339,345 32 $622,000 89%
1994-95 $1,600,000 $2,760,594 14 $278,000 21%
Lockout: NHL salary prorated for 48-game season.
Source: Guide Hockey 1995-1996
1995-96 $3,250,000 $5,452,920 15 $1,650,000 103%
Source: La Presse
1996-97 $4,050,000 $6,600,287 12 $800,000 25%
Source: La Presse / Guide Hockey RDS
1997-98 $5,100,000 $8,125,047 6 $1,050,000 26%
Includes base salary, signing bonus and bonuses paid in 1997-98.
Source: The Hockey News
1998-99 $4,988,491 $7,825,504 16 -$111,509 -2%
Includes base salary, signing bonus, bonuses paid in 1998-99, and deferred income paid in 1998-99.
Source: The Hockey News
1999-00 $10,359,852 $15,900,445 1 $5,371,361 108%
Includes base salary, signing/reporting bonus, and deferred income paid in 1999-2000.
Source: The Hockey News
2000-01 $9,482,708 $14,080,885 3 -$877,144 -8%
Source: The Hockey News Ultimate Fantasy Guide 2000-01
2001-02 $10,033,333 $14,486,297 2 $550,625 6%
Signed a 7-year contract with the Washington Capitals for $US 77M.
Source: UPI
2002-03 $11,483,333 $16,321,780 1 $1,450,000 14%
2003-04 $11,000,000 $15,286,413 1 -$483,333 -4%
In January 2004, he was traded by the Washington Capitals to the New York Rangers. As per the agreement, Washington was to pay $US 4.5M of Jagr's salary until and including 2007-08
2004-05 NHL lockout year: Season cancelled - no NHL salary paid.
2005-06 $7,800,000 $10,212,289 1
2006-07 $8,360,000 $10,603,433 1 $560,000 7%
Source: NHLPA
2007-08 $8,360,000 $10,311,877 4
Source: NHLPA
2008-09 $7,000,000 $8,313,516 24 -$1,360,000 -16%
With the Omsk Avangard of the Kontinental Hockey League (KHL). Signed a 3-year deal (2 years + 1 option year) with Omsk for $US 7M per year without an opt-out clause to come back in the NHL. According to The Hockey News, he earned $US 8M.
Source: The Edmonton Journal
2009-10 $7,000,000 $8,344,522 22
With the Omsk Avangard of the Kontinental Hockey League (KHL).
Source: The Edmonton Journal
2010-11 $7,000,000 $8,206,786 23
With the Omsk Avangard of the Kontinental Hockey League (KHL).
Source: The Edmonton Journal
2011-12 $3,300,000 $3,751,934 213 -$3,700,000 -53%
Source: NHLPA
2012-13 $2,634,146 $2,933,585 104 -$665,854 -20%
Lockout: NHL salary prorated for 48-game season.
Source: NHLPA
2013-14 $2,000,000 $2,194,850 362 -$634,146 -24%
Source: NHLPA
2014-15 $3,500,000 $3,780,946 224 $1,500,000 75%
Source: NHLPA
2015-16 $3,500,000 $3,776,160 247
Source: NHLPA
2016-17 $4,000,000 $4,261,667 214 $500,000 14%
Source: NHLPA
2017-18 $1,000,000 $1,043,248 451 -$3,000,000 -75%
Source: SportsNet
Total:
US $139,198,863

In today's dollars:
US $188,905,966
NHL Rank:
1

In today's dollars:
1