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NHL Fortune: $94,874,390

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Marian Hossa’s net worth / career earnings / salary history. He made US$94,874,390 (US$113,482,952 in today's dollars), ranking #20 in NHL / hockey career earnings.

Country of birth: Slovakia
Position: RW
NHL Draft:
  • Year: 1997
  • Round #1
  • Overall Pick: 12
  • By: Ottawa Senators

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Salary History
All amounts in US$ unless otherwise noted.
Season   Salary
(US$)
In today's
US$
NHL
Rank
+/-
(US$)
+/-
(%)
1997-98 $800,000 $1,289,110 286
1998-99 $875,000 $1,388,427 290 $75,000 9%
Includes base salary, signing bonus, bonuses paid in 1998-99, and deferred income paid in 1998-99.
Source: The Hockey News
1999-00 $700,000 $1,086,937 431 -$175,000 -20%
Includes base salary, signing/reporting bonus, and deferred income paid in 1999-2000.
Source: The Hockey News / The Sports Forecaster
2000-01 $675,000 $1,013,911 470 -$25,000 -4%
Source: The Hockey News Ultimate Fantasy Guide 2000-01
2001-02 $1,550,000 $2,264,206 225 $875,000 130%
2002-03 $2,050,000 $2,947,815 189 $500,000 32%
2003-04 $2,750,000 $3,866,683 145 $700,000 34%
2004-05 NHL lockout year: Season cancelled - no NHL salary paid.
2005-06 $5,000,000 $6,622,459 23
2006-07 $6,000,000 $7,698,596 18 $1,000,000 20%
Source: NHLPA
2007-08 $7,000,000 $8,732,613 14 $1,000,000 17%
Source: NHLPA
2008-09 $7,450,000 $8,950,381 16 $450,000 6%
Source: NHLPA
2009-10 $7,900,000 $9,524,629 11 $450,000 6%
Source: NHLPA
2010-11 $7,900,000 $9,370,880 11
Source: NHLPA
2011-12 $7,900,000 $9,084,262 15
Source: NHLPA
2012-13 $4,624,390 $5,209,917 19 -$3,275,610 -41%
Because of the lockout, his NHL salary of $7,900,000 was prorated for the 48-game season.
Source: NHLPA
2013-14 $7,900,000 $8,771,523 12 $3,275,610 71%
Source: NHLPA
2014-15 $7,900,000 $8,631,469 19
Source: NHLPA
2015-16 $7,900,000 $8,621,272 23
Source: NHLPA
2016-17 $4,000,000 $4,310,820 214 -$3,900,000 -49%
Source: NHLPA
2017-18 $1,000,000 $1,055,238 455 -$3,000,000 -75%
Source: NHLPA
2018-19 $1,000,000 $1,030,067 579
Source: NHLPA
2019-20 $1,000,000 $1,011,734 582
Source: NHLPA
2020-21 $1,000,000 $1,000,000 520
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 $1,000,000 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$94,874,390
(In today's dollars: US$113,482,952)

NHL Rank: 20
(In today's dollars: 22)

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