Top 10 Richest Hockey Players (NHL)

By | March 1, 2016

As the national game in India, Hockey has stayed a favorite sport in USA, Canada and rest part of the the world. We listed richest Hockey player from all over the world. Judged as the most competitive game in the world, it attracts the best talents in every nation. Especially in Canada and United States, it enjoys high esteem among other games. In the last decades, it has continued to grow at a faster pace and it now has large base of fans. As the game gives lasting thrill till its end, the visitors watch it with unabated interest. Moreover, the successful players of this game continue to enjoy stardom in their nations and world of sports.

Top 10 richest Hockey players

Let’s know about top 10 richest Hockey players in the world.



Wayne Gretzky

Wayne GretzkyThe legendary Wayne Gretzky is an iconic figure in the world of Hockey. His ability to read and make analysis Hockey as a game is tough to believe and for this, he is the most respected figure in the world of Hockey.

As the richest in this game, his net-worth is $200 million.

Mario Lemieux

Mario LemieuxMario Lemieux hails from Canada and is one of the most brilliant players in the world. He has continued to grow as a successful player despite health problems and occupies the 2nd place in the list of richest.

His net-worth is $150 million.

Pavel Bure

Pavel BurePavel Bure is one of the fastest players in the world and is familiar as “Russian Rocket”. He made his debut in the year 1991 and he comes as the 3rd richest players in the world.

His net-worth is $68 million.

Chris Pronger

Chris ProngerRenowned as one of the best defensemen of his time, Chris Pronger played with all the distinguished players of his time. As he won the Stanley Cup in the year 2007, he also had gold medals in Olympics in 2002 and 2010.

Having secured the 4th place among the richest players in Hockey, his net-worth remains $65 million as of today.

Jarome Iginla

Jarome IginlaWith his more than 6 feet height and 200 pounds weight, Jarome Iginla remains one of the best players in Hockey till today. With his debut in 1995, his successive performances made him a legend in the world of Hockey.

With his unbeatable position in the game, he has the 5th place in Hockey with his net worth $60 million.

Joe Sakic

Joe SakicJoe Sakic would get forever adored as one of the best captains in Hockey for his twenty-one year stint in Quebec Nordiques franchise. Famous for his signature wrist shot, he comes in the 6th place in the list of richest people in Hockey.

His net worth is $60 million.

Joe Thornton

Joe ThorntonJoe Thornton is familiar everywhere as “Jumbo Joe”. Initiated into Bruins in the year 1997, he achieved Six-time all star. Known as highest point scorer of the league, he has all-star for sixth consecutive times.

His net worth is $60 million.

Nicklas Lidstrom

Nicklas LidstromNicklas Lidstrom comes next in the list of richest players in Hockey. Popular as the living legend of Detroit, Nicklas is one of the most talented defensemen of Hockey of National Hockey League (NHL).

His net worth is $60 million.

Rob Blake

Rob BlakeRob Blake is familiar everywhere as the Canadian Hockey star. As he played in six All-star teams, he has acquired immense wealth.

His personal net worth is $60 million.

Brad Richards

Brad RichardsBrad Richards has always made headlines for his talent in Hockey as he began his career with MVP. He began minting money after winning Stanley Cup that gave him bigger contracts.

His net-worth is $58 million.

Serial Hockey Player Name Total Net Worth
1 Wayne Gretzky $200 Million
2 Mario Lemieux $150 Million
3 Pavel Bure $68 Million
4 Chris Pronger $65 Million
5 Jarome Iginla $60 Million
6 Joe Sakic $60 Million
7 Joe Thronton $60 Million
8 Nicklass Lidstrom $60 Million
9 Rob Blake $60 Million
10 Brad Richards $58 Million

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