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Niklas Backstrom Net Worth

Niklas Backstrom Net Worth

Net Worth: $40 Million

Statistics
  • Source of Wealth Sports, Hockey, NHL
  • Birth Place Helsinki, Finland
  • Height 6' 2" (1.88 m)
  • Full Name Niklas Oskar Bäckström
  • Nationality Finnish
  • Date of Birth February 13, 1978
  • Weight 196 lbs (89 kg)
  • Occupation Professional Ice Hockey Player
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About Niklas Backstrom

Professional ice hockey player Niklas Backstrom has an estimated net worth of $40 million. This Finnish athlete currently plays in the National Hockey League for the Minnesota Wild as the team’s goaltender. In 2013, he received an annual salary amounting to $6 million.

Backstrom has been a recipient of the Roger Crozier Saving Grace Award and William M. Jennings Trophy. He also received both Jari Kurri trophy and Urpo Ylönen trophy twice. Representing Finland, the team won silver at the 2005-06 Olympics. At the 2009-10 Olympics, the team won bronze.

He was a member of the Finland national hockey team which won gold at the 1998 World Junior Ice Hockey Championships. The other members of the team include Niklas Hagman, Toni Dahlman, Eero Somervuori, Niko Kapanen, Mika Noronen, and Olli Jokinen. In 2009, he was signed by the Minnesota Wild to a four-year, $24 million contract.

Niklas Oskar Bäckström was born on February 13, 1978 in Helsinki, Finland. He was not able to play in the 2013 Stanley Cup Playoffs due to an injury he incurred.

Earnings & Financial Data

The below financial data is gathered and compiled by TheRichest analysts team to give you a better understanding of Niklas Backstrom's net worth by breaking down the most relevant financial events such as yearly salaries, contracts, earn outs, endorsements, stock ownership and much more.

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  • Earnings 2015
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Earnings 2015 N/A
Salary 2015

Salary with Minnesota Wild (2015-2016)

$3,118,280
Salary 2015

Salary with Calgary Flames (2015-2016)

$881,720
Earnings 2014 N/A
Salary 2014

Salary with Minnesota Wild (2014-2015)

$3,750,000
Earnings 2013 N/A
Contract Jun. 2013

Three-year contract with Minnesota Wild

$10,250,000
Salary 2013

Salary with Minnesota Wild (2013-2014)

$2,500,000
Earnings 2012 N/A
Salary 2012

Salary with Minnesota Wild (2012-2013)

$3,512,195
Earnings 2011 N/A
Salary 2011

Salary with Minnesota Wild (2011-2012)

$6,000,000
Earnings 2010 N/A
Salary 2010

Salary wtih Minnesota Wild (2010-2011)

$6,000,000
Earnings 2009 N/A
Contract Mar. 2009

Four-year contract with Minnesota Wild

$24,000,000
Salary 2009

Salary with Minnesota Wild (2009-2010)

$6,000,000
Earnings 2008 N/A
Salary 2008

Salary with Minnesota Wild (2008-2009)

$3,100,000
Earnings 2007 N/A
Contract Jun. 2007

Two-year contract with Minnesota Wild

$6,200,000
Salary 2007

Salary with Minnesota Wild (2007-2008)

$3,100,000
Earnings 2006 N/A
Contract Jun. 2006

One-year contract with Minnesota Wild

$750,000
Salary 2006

Salary with Minnesota Wild (2006-2007)

$750,000
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