Net Worth: $25 Million
Receiving an annual salary of $9 million, Evgeni Malkin is a professional ice hockey player with an estimated net worth of $25 million in 2012. Currently, this Russian athlete is playing as Pittsburgh Penguins’ alternate captain and ice hockey center of the National Hockey League.
As a junior, Evgeni Malkin has participated in three IIHF World U20 Championships and two IIHF World U18 Championships for the Russia team which won him one bronze, two silver and one gold medal. As a junior, he participated in 4 IIHF World Championships which won him a gold medal and MVP award.
Considered as one of the best NHL players, Malkin is known for his incredible set of skills to make plays. He debuted into the National Hockey League in 2004 when he was selected by the Pittsburgh Penguins as its second overall pick in the first round of 2004 NHL Draft. However, his NHL debut only came in 2006 due to a dispute with Metallurg Magnitogorsk.
Also known as Geno, Evgeni Malkin has participated in four NHL All Star Game (2008, 2009, 2011, 2012). He was also part of NHL First All-Star Team in 2008, 2009 and 2012.