Joe Thornton 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$4,250,000$105,637,195$109,187,195
Annual Breakdown
SeasonBuyout FeesP. BonusS. BonusMin SalaryMax SalaryMajorsMinorsJuniorEstimated Earnings
1997-98$0$0$925,000$925,000100.0%0.0%0.0%$925,000
1998-99$0$0$925,000$925,000100.0%0.0%0.0%$925,000
1999-00$0$0$925,000$925,000100.0%0.0%0.0%$925,000
2000-01$0$0$1,550,000$1,550,000100.0%0.0%0.0%$1,550,000
2001-02$0$0$1,825,000$1,825,000100.0%0.0%0.0%$1,825,000
2002-03$0$0$2,175,000$2,175,000100.0%0.0%0.0%$2,175,000
2003-04$0$0$5,500,000$5,500,000100.0%0.0%0.0%$5,500,000
2005-06$0$0$6,660,000$6,660,000100.0%0.0%0.0%$6,660,000
2006-07$0$0$6,670,000$6,670,000100.0%0.0%0.0%$6,670,000
2007-08$0$0$6,670,000$6,670,000100.0%0.0%0.0%$6,670,000
2008-09$0$0$7,200,000$7,200,000100.0%0.0%0.0%$7,200,000
2009-10$0$0$7,200,000$7,200,000100.0%0.0%0.0%$7,200,000
2010-11$0$0$7,200,000$7,200,000100.0%0.0%0.0%$7,200,000
2011-12$0$1,000,000$7,000,000$7,000,000100.0%0.0%0.0%$8,000,000
2012-13 $0$1,000,000$3,512,195$3,512,195100.0%0.0%0.0%$4,512,195
2013-14$0$0$6,000,000$6,000,000100.0%0.0%0.0%$6,000,000
2014-15$0$1,000,000$5,750,000$5,750,000100.0%0.0%0.0%$6,750,000
2015-16$0$0$6,750,000$6,750,000100.0%0.0%0.0%$6,750,000
2016-17$0$0$6,750,000$6,750,000100.0%0.0%0.0%$6,750,000
2017-18$0$1,250,000$6,750,000$6,750,000100.0%0.0%0.0%$8,000,000
2018-19$0$0$5,000,000$5,000,000100.0%0.0%0.0%$5,000,000
2019-20$0$0$2,000,000$2,000,000100.0%0.0%0.0%$2,000,000
2020-21$0$0$700,000$700,0000.0%0.0%0.0%$0
TOTAL$0$4,250,000$105,637,195$105,637,195---$109,187,195