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NHL Fortune: $105,369,878

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Anze Kopitar’s net worth / earnings / salary history. He made US$105,369,878 (US$114,287,836 in today's dollars), ranking #10 in NHL / hockey career earnings.

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All amounts in US$ unless otherwise noted.
Season   Salary
(US$)
In today's
US$
NHL
Rank
+/-
(US$)
+/-
(%)
2006-07 $850,000 $1,090,634 415
Source: NHLPA
2007-08 $850,000 $1,060,389 426
Source: NHLPA
2008-09 $765,000 $919,066 512 ($85,000) -10%
Source: NHLPA
2009-10 $6,000,000 $7,233,896 44 $5,235,000 684%
Source: NHLPA
2010-11 $6,000,000 $7,117,124 46
Source: NHLPA
2011-12 $6,400,000 $7,359,403 43 $400,000 7%
Source: NHLPA
2012-13 $3,804,878 $4,286,640 41 ($2,595,122) -41%
Because of the lockout, his NHL salary of $6,500,000 was prorated for the 48-game season.
Source: NHLPA
2013-14 $7,500,000 $8,327,395 16 $3,695,122 97%
Source: NHLPA
2014-15 $7,500,000 $8,194,433 22
Source: NHLPA
2015-16 $7,700,000 $8,403,012 25 $200,000 3%
Source: NHLPA
2016-17 $14,000,000 $15,087,871 1 $6,300,000 82%
Source: NHLPA
2017-18 $13,000,000 $13,718,097 3 ($1,000,000) -7%
Source: NHLPA
2018-19 $12,000,000 $12,360,798 5 ($1,000,000) -8%
Source: NHLPA
2019-20 $11,000,000 $11,129,078 18 ($1,000,000) -8%
Source: NHLPA
2020-21 $8,000,000 $8,000,000 32 ($3,000,000) -27%
Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the NHL plays a 56-game season instead of 82. Base salaries are not pro-rated but 10% of $8,000,000 is deferred and payable in three yearly payments, starting in October 2022, without interests. Escrow for the season has been increased to 20% and performance bonuses are pro-rated (amounts and targets to reach).
Source: NHLPA
Total:
US$105,369,878

In today's dollars:
US$114,287,836
NHL Rank:
10

In today's dollars:
19

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