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NHL Fortune: $29,151,900

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Net worth / salary history of Eric Desjardins, who earned US $29,151,900 (US $42,793,006 in today's dollars) in his career, ranking #334 in NHL career earnings / fortunes accumulated.

Season   Salary
($US)
In today's
$
NHL
Rank
+/-
($)
+/-
(%)
1989-90 $109,850 $221,915 460
Source: Canadian Press
1990-91 $119,980 $229,954 484 $10,130 9%
One-way contract. Plus bonus for games played: $C 8,000 at 40 games and an additional $C 8,000 at 80 games. He played 62 NHL games and earned the first bonus.
Source: The Hockey News / Canadian Press
1991-92 $122,220 $224,788 525 $2,240 2%
1992-93 $454,850 $812,116 143 $332,630 272%
Amount includes salary and any signing bonus paid in 1992-93.
Source: The Hockey News
1993-94 $465,000 $806,107 219 $10,150 2%
1994-95 $500,000 $845,142 126 $35,000 8%
Lockout: salary prorated for 48-game season.
Source: Guide Hockey 1995-1996
1995-96 $1,000,000 $1,643,701 129 $500,000 100%
1996-97 $1,600,000 $2,554,493 90 $600,000 60%
1997-98 $1,700,000 $2,653,271 106 $100,000 6%
1998-99 $1,700,000 $2,612,577 134
1999-00 $3,350,000 $5,037,065 53 $1,650,000 97%
2000-01 $3,750,000 $5,455,139 50 $400,000 12%
Source: The Hockey News Ultimate Fantasy Guide 2000-01
2001-02 $4,000,000 $5,657,820 54 $250,000 7%
2002-03 $4,000,000 $5,569,761 61
2003-04 $4,000,000 $5,445,652 76
2004-05 Lockout year: Season cancelled - no NHL salary paid.
2005-06 $2,280,000 $3,023,504 118 -$1,720,000 -43%
Total:
$29,151,900

In today's dollars:
$42,793,006
NHL Rank:
334

In today's dollars:
239