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Brent Johnson Pittsburgh Penguins 2010-2011 NHL statistics


Playing goaltender and wearing number 1, Brent Johnson played for the Pittsburgh Penguins during the 2010/2011 NHL season. His salary for the time he spent on the ice that season was reportedly $600,000. The total team salary for the Pittsburgh Penguins was reportedly $67,737,500, so his salary represented 0.9% of that total team payroll. We can compare his salary to the other players on his team. The median salary for a player on the Pittsburgh Penguins was $1,325,000, while the average salary was $2,605,288. He played a total of 23 games that season, with 0 goals and 1 assist - a total of 1 point. If we divide his reported salary by the number of games played, we find he earned $26,086.96 per game played. Brent Johnson had a plus/minus of 0, 24 PIM (penalties in minutes), 0 PP (power play goals), 0 SH (short-handed goals), 0 GWG (game winning goals), and took 1 shot. He had a shooting percentage in the 2010/2011 season of 0.00%. His goaltending statistics include 1297 min, 604 SA (shots against), 047 GA (goals against), 2.17 GAA (goals against average), 92.20% save percent, and a record of 13-5-3, including 1 shutouts. We can divide his salary by the number of shots against, if we want to try to evaluate his performance strictly as a goaltender. His salary per shot against was $0,993.

But then, there are taxes. Each hockey season is played during two calendar years, however, given an annual salary in the U.S. of $600,000 we can estimate that he would have to pay $185,284 in federal income taxes. That is about the same amount of tax as the tax paid by 23 median high school teachers, 26 median police officers, or 37 median fire fighters. After paying the IRS, he would have $414,716 left over. However, he may still have to use some of that money to pay state or city taxes as well.


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