Steve Bernier 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
$1,000,000$600,000$13,453,658$12,425,566
Annual Breakdown
SeasonBuyout FeesP. BonusS. BonusMin SalaryMax SalaryMajorsMinorsJuniorEstimated Earnings
2005-06$475,000$250,000$62,500$600,00050.5%49.5%0.0%$583,965
2006-07$262,500$250,000$62,500$600,00088.0%12.0%0.0%$785,241
2007-08$262,500$100,000$62,500$750,000100.0%0.0%0.0%$850,000
2008-09$0$0$2,500,000$2,500,000100.0%0.0%0.0%$2,500,000
2009-10$0$0$2,000,000$2,000,000100.0%0.0%0.0%$2,000,000
2010-11$0$0$2,000,000$2,000,000100.0%0.0%0.0%$2,000,000
2011-12$0$0$105,000$525,00076.7%23.3%0.0%$427,192
2012-13 $0$0$453,658$453,658100.0%0.0%0.0%$453,658
2013-14$0$0$775,000$775,000100.0%0.0%0.0%$775,000
2014-15$0$0$600,000$600,00088.2%11.8%0.0%$600,000
2015-16$0$0$750,000$750,000100.0%0.0%0.0%$750,000
2016-17$0$0$225,000$600,0000.0%93.3%0.0%$186,667
2017-18$0$0$275,000$650,0009.1%90.9%0.0%$263,844
2018-19$0$0$275,000$650,0000.0%100.0%0.0%$250,000
TOTAL$1,000,000$600,000$10,146,158$13,453,658---$12,425,567