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NHL Fortune: $63,688,780

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Ryan O'Reilly’s net worth / career earnings / salary history. He made US$63,688,780 (US$67,921,458 in today's dollars), ranking #84 in NHL / hockey career earnings.

Country of birth: USA
Position: RW
NHL Draft:
  • Year: 2018
  • Round #4
  • Overall Pick: 98
  • By: Detroit Red Wings

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Salary History
All amounts in US$ unless otherwise noted.
Season   Salary
(US$)
In today's
US$
NHL
Rank
+/-
(US$)
+/-
(%)
2009-10 $840,000 $1,012,745 485
Source: NHLPA
2010-11 $900,000 $1,067,569 424 $60,000 7%
Source: NHLPA
2011-12 $900,000 $1,034,916 480
Source: NHLPA
2012-13 $2,048,780 $2,308,191 180 $1,148,780 128%
Because of the lockout, his NHL salary of $3,500,000 was prorated for the 48-game season.
Source: NHLPA
2013-14 $6,500,000 $7,217,076 37 $4,451,220 217%
Source: NHLPA
2014-15 $5,800,000 $6,337,028 82 -$700,000 -11%
Source: NHLPA
2015-16 $6,200,000 $6,766,062 67 $400,000 7%
Source: NHLPA
2016-17 $11,000,000 $11,854,756 5 $4,800,000 77%
Source: NHLPA
2017-18 $9,000,000 $9,497,144 18 -$2,000,000 -18%
Source: NHLPA
2018-19 $8,500,000 $8,755,565 28 -$500,000 -6%
Source: NHLPA
2019-20 $6,000,000 $6,070,406 103 -$2,500,000 -29%
Source: NHLPA
2020-21 $6,000,000 $6,000,000 77
Source: NHLPA
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 $6,000,000 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).
Career Earnings: US$63,688,780
(In today's dollars: US$67,921,458)

NHL Rank: 84
(In today's dollars: 124)

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