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Ilya Kovalchuk New Jersey Devils 2010-2011 NHL statistics


Playing right winger and wearing number 17, Ilya Kovalchuk played for the New Jersey Devils during the 2010/2011 NHL season. He reportedly earned $6,000,000 for his time on the ice. The total team salary for the New Jersey Devils was reportedly $57,140,000, so his salary represented 10.5% of that total team payroll. The average salary for a player on the New Jersey Devils was $2,285,600. The median salary was $1,100,000. He played a total of 81 games that season, with 31 goals and 29 assists - a total of 60 points. Dividing his reported salary by the number of games played, we find he earned $74,074.07 per game. Ilya Kovalchuk had a plus/minus of -26, 28 PIM (penalties in minutes), 9 PP (power play goals), 0 SH (short-handed goals), 9 GWG (game winning goals), and took 245 shots. He had a shooting percentage in the 2010/2011 season of 12.70%. We can divide his salary by the number of goals scored, as well as by the number of points (goals plus assists), if we want to try to evaluate his performance strictly on offense. His salary per goal scored was $193,548 and his salary per point was $100,000.

What about taxes? The hockey season is split between two calendar years, however, with a annual U.S.-based salary of $6,000,000 he can expect to pay around $2,075,284 in federal income taxes. That is about the same dollar amount of tax as the tax paid by 255 median high school teachers, 290 median police officers, or 411 median fire fighters. After paying the IRS, he would have $3,924,716 left over, although he still may have to pay city or state tax.


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