Ben Thomson Career Earnings

  • Estimated earnings are calculated based on the players time spent in the majors, minors and juniors in relation to their respective salary at those playing levels:
    • Prior to 2016: percentage of the season spent in the minors, majors and juniors is estimated based on the players games played between leagues
    • 2016 and later: our daily tracker is used to determine time spent in the minors, majors and juniors, and therefore is significantly more accurate
  • Estimated career earnings do not include performance bonuses earned
  • Estimates are only based on the contracts in the CapFriendly database
  • These estimates do not account for player expenses such as: agent fees, escrow, income tax, etc.
Summary
Max Perf. BonusSigning BonusSalary MaximumEstimated Earnings
$0$180,000$2,350,000$447,167
Annual Breakdown
SeasonBuyout FeesP. BonusS. BonusMin SalaryMax SalaryMajorsMinorsJuniorEstimated Earnings
2014-15$0$60,000$60,000$550,0000.0%100.0%0.0%$120,000
2015-16$0$60,000$60,000$575,0000.0%100.0%0.0%$120,000
2016-17$0$60,000$60,000$575,0003.3%96.7%0.0%$137,167
2017-18$0$0$70,000$650,0000.0%100.0%0.0%$70,000
TOTAL$0$180,000$250,000$2,350,000---$447,167