David Backes Net Worth 2018: What is this ice hockey player worth?

David Backes is a hockey player who was born on May 1, 1984, in Minneapolis, Minnesota, U.S.. Backes’s height is 6 ft 3 in. Backes’s weight is 225 pounds. Backes’s career began in 2005. This page will examine David Backes’s total career net worth.

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David Backes Career, Earnings

In competition, David Backes has played Centre (ice hockey). On the ice, Backes shoots Right. Backes’s former teams included the St. Louis Blues.

Backes played nationally for United States. Backes was drafted 62nd overall in 2003 by the St. Louis Blues.

David Backes Net Worth 2018

David Backes’s salary in 2018 was $6 million. Backes’s contract stipulates salaries of $4 million in 2019, and $4 million in 2020. Salaries for hockey players can vary enormously. Some NHL hockey players earn at most $15 million or more, although most earn a lot less. The average professional in the NHL can earn around $2.5 million a year. In the AHL, the average player makes nearly $65,000 per year. Olympic hockey players bring in about $100,000 per year, depending on country.

David Backes net worth
David Backes net worth: ice hockey salary distribution

So what is David Backes’s net worth in 2018? Our estimate for David Backes’s net worth in 2018 is: $9 million

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