Blake Wheeler 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
$3,700,000$4,175,000$47,376,219$47,551,219
Annual Breakdown
SeasonBuyout FeesP. BonusS. BonusMin SalaryMax SalaryMajorsMinorsJuniorEstimated Earnings
2008-09$1,850,000$87,500$65,000$787,500100.0%0.0%0.0%$875,000
2009-10$1,850,000$87,500$65,000$787,500100.0%0.0%0.0%$875,000
2010-11$0$0$2,200,000$2,200,000100.0%0.0%0.0%$2,200,000
2011-12$0$0$2,450,000$2,450,000100.0%0.0%0.0%$2,450,000
2012-13 $0$0$1,551,219$1,551,219100.0%0.0%0.0%$1,551,219
2013-14$0$0$4,600,000$4,600,000100.0%0.0%0.0%$4,600,000
2014-15$0$0$5,800,000$5,800,000100.0%0.0%0.0%$5,800,000
2015-16$0$0$5,800,000$5,800,000100.0%0.0%0.0%$5,800,000
2016-17$0$0$5,800,000$5,800,000100.0%0.0%0.0%$5,800,000
2017-18$0$0$5,800,000$5,800,000100.0%0.0%0.0%$5,800,000
2018-19$0$0$5,800,000$5,800,000100.0%0.0%0.0%$5,800,000
2019-20$0$4,000,000$6,000,000$6,000,0000.0%0.0%0.0%$6,000,000
TOTAL$3,700,000$4,175,000$45,931,219$47,376,219---$47,551,219