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NHL Fortune: $73,602,018

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Teemu Selanne’s net worth / earnings / salary history: Earned US $73,602,018 (US $119,791,512 in today's dollars), ranking #76 in NHL / hockey career earnings.

Birthdate: July 3, 1970
Country of birth: Finland
Position: RW
NHL Draft:
  • Year: 1988
  • Round #1
  • Overall Pick: 10
  • By: Winnipeg Jets

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Salary History
All amounts in US$ unless otherwise noted.
Season   Salary
(US$)
In today's
US$
NHL
Rank
1992-93 $1,571,300 $3,296,684 9
Contract in Canadian currency: $1,900,000. Prior to the season, as a free agent, signed a three-year contract with the Winnipeg Jets for a salary of CDN $400,000 per year and a signing bonus of CDN $1.5M. His first season in the NHL.
Source: The Hockey News / La Presse / Book: A Season in Time
1993-94 $310,000 $631,760 389
Contract in Canadian currency: $400,000.
Source: Book: A Season in Time
1994-95 $836,571 $1,661,629 58
Contract in Canadian currency: $2,000,000. Because of the lockout, his NHL salary was prorated for the 48-game season.
Source: Guide Hockey 1995-1996
1995-96 $2,750,000 $5,313,033 23
Source: La Presse
1996-97 $2,850,000 $5,349,315 29
Source: La Presse / Guide Hockey RDS
1997-98 $3,400,000 $6,235,734 24
Includes base salary, signing bonus and bonuses paid in 1997-98.
Source: The Hockey News
1998-99 $4,750,000 $8,578,615 18
Includes base salary, signing bonus, bonuses paid in 1998-99, and deferred income paid in 1998-99.
Source: The Hockey News
1999-00 $5,450,000 $9,631,889 20
Includes base salary, signing/reporting bonus, and deferred income paid in 1999-2000. (Earned $4.85 according to The Hockey News 1999-2000 Ultimate Pool Guide)
Source: The Hockey News / The Sports Forecaster
2000-01 $8,000,000 $13,677,120 6
Includes base salary, bonuses paid in 2000-01, and deferred income paid in 2000-01.
Source: The Hockey News / The Hockey News Ultimate Fantasy Guide 2000-01
2001-02 $9,500,000 $15,794,883 6
2002-03 $6,500,000 $10,638,203 27
Does not include signing bonuses, performance bonuses and deferred payments.
Source: La Presse
2003-04 $5,800,000 $9,282,018 39
Source: 2003/07/03: Colorado - 1 year for $5.8M (Washington Post)
2004-05 NHL lockout year: Season cancelled - no NHL salary paid.
2005-06 $1,000,000 $1,507,502 317
Source: La Presse
2006-07 $3,750,000 $5,476,462 82
Source: NHLPA
2008-09 $3,250,000 $4,444,032 182
Source: NHLPA
2009-10 $2,000,000 $2,744,477 284
Source: NHLPA
2010-11 $3,250,000 $4,387,783 191
Source: NHLPA
2011-12 $4,000,000 $5,235,174 141
Source: NHLPA
2012-13 $2,634,146 $3,377,728 106
Because of the lockout, his NHL salary of $4,500,000 was prorated for the 48-game season.
Source: NHLPA
2013-14 $2,000,000 $2,527,473 367
Source: NHLPA
Career Total: US $73,602,018
(In today's dollars: US $119,791,512)

NHL Rank: 76
(In today's dollars: 42)

 

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