Chris Driedger 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
$135,000$245,000$4,160,000$1,073,417
Annual Breakdown
SeasonBuyout FeesP. BonusS. BonusMin SalaryMax SalaryMajorsMinorsJuniorEstimated Earnings
2014-15$70,000$80,000$70,000$650,0002.0%98.0%0.0%$161,837
2015-16$45,000$80,000$70,000$675,00016.1%83.9%0.0%$247,581
2016-17$20,000$80,000$70,000$700,00013.3%86.7%0.0%$234,000
2017-18$0$0$70,000$735,0000.0%100.0%0.0%$70,000
2018-19$0$5,000$85,000$650,0000.0%22.6%0.0%$85,000
2019-20$0$0$275,000$750,0004.8%29.6%0.0%$275,000
TOTAL$135,000$245,000$640,000$4,160,000---$1,073,418