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Andrew Brunette Minnesota Wild 2010-2011 NHL statistics


During the 2010/2011 NHL season, Andrew Brunette played left winger for the Minnesota Wild, wearing number 15. He reportedly earned $2,000,000 for his time on the ice. The total team salary for the Minnesota Wild was reportedly $56,035,000, so his salary was about 3.6% of the team's total reported payroll. Comparing his salary to the other players on his team, reportedly, the average salary for a player on the Minnesota Wild was $2,436,304, while the median salary was $2,400,000. During the 82 games that he played that season, he scored 18 goals and had 28 assists - a total of 46 points. To find out how much he earned per game played, we can divide his reported salary by the number of games played. He earned $24,390.24 per game. Andrew Brunette had a plus/minus of -7, 16 PIM (penalties in minutes), 8 PP (power play goals), 0 SH (short-handed goals), 3 GWG (game winning goals), and took 117 shots. He had a shooting percentage in the 2010/2011 season of 15.40%. If we want to evaluate his performance strictly on offense, we can divide his salary by the number of goals scored, as well as by the number of points (goals plus assists). His salary per goal scored was $111,111 and his salary per point was $43,478.

Don't forget about taxes. Although each NHL season is composed of months two separate calendar years, having a salary in the United States of $2,000,000 we can estimate that he would have to hand over $675,284 in federal income taxes. For comparison, that is about the same amount of tax as the tax paid by 83 median high school teachers, 94 median police officers, or 134 median fire fighters. After paying the federal government, he would have $1,324,716 left over. However, he may still need to use some of that money to pay state or city taxes as well.


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