Jacob Markstrom Biography

( 1990 - )
February 13, 2019
First published on:February 13, 2019
by Jorden

Facts of Jacob Markstrom

Date of Birth: 1990, January 31
Age: 29 years old
Birth Nation: Sweden
Height: 6 Feet 6 Inch
Birth Name Jacob Anders Markström
Famous Name Jacob Markström
Father Anders Markstorm
Mother Lena Markstorm
Nationality Swedish
Ethnicity White
Birth Place Gävle, Sweden
Currently Working For Vancouver Canucks
Salary $3,666,667
Net Worth $10 million
Weight in KG 89 kg
Profession ice hockey player
Full Name Jacob Anders Markström
Current team Vancouver Canucks
Position in Team Goaltender
Past Team Florida Panthers
Horoscope Aquarius
Birth Date 31 January 1990
Contract 3 year / $11,000,000
Career Earnings $13 million
Height 6 feet 6 inch
Weight 89 kg

Jacob Markström is a Swedish professional ice hockey player who plays in the National Hockey League (NHL). As of 2019, Jacob Anders Markström currently plays for the Vancouver Canucks as their goaltender. Jacob Anders Markström has played for other teams like Florida Panthers.


Markström reportedly earns around $3,666,667 as his yearly salary from Vancouver Canucks. Further, Jacob Anders Markström has an estimated net worth of over $10 million.

Jacob Markstrom Salary and Net Worth

As of 2019, Jacob Anders Markström has an estimated net worth of over $10 million which is a bit greater than Alex Biega. He reportedly signed a three-year contract worth of $11,000,000 with Vancouver Canucks .on 7 July 2016.

Furthermore, the contract includes a guaranteed sum of $11,000,000 and in 2018-19 he is earning a base salary of $1,600,000 along with a signing bonus of 2,000,000 and also includes a cap hit of $3,666,666.

Moreover, he signed a three-year contract with the Florida Panthers worth $2.625 million on May 30, 2010. Jacob later extended the contract for two years of $2.4 million with the Florida team on July 17, 2013.

Later he signed his first contract for two years which is worth $3.1 million on June 29, 2015.

Besides, the famous NHL goaltender has an average salary of $3,666,667 annually. Jacob Anders Markström so far has made earnings of $13 million from his entire NHL career.

In addition to his financial earnings, his personal assets include home and cars, and he also earns a good amount of money from sponsorships.

Jacob Markstrom's Personal Life

Jacob Markstrom is single and is unmarried since there are no details claiming that he is a married man. So far he hasn't posted a single photo on his official social accounts which would claim about his relationship/affair.

Furthermore, details about the past relationship of Jacob Markstrom is not disclosed on social media and websites.

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Ups and down doesn’t matter, My parents have always been there! Great time with all the dads on #fatherstrip #weareallcanucks #bigpoppa

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Despite being a famous NHL player, he is not involved in any rumors and controversies until now and keeps his personal life a bit low-profile.

The 29 years old player has a charming personality with a height of 6 feet 6 inches tall and weighs around 89 kilograms. Besides his professional career, he is quite famous on his social accounts with a huge number of followers.

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Jacob Markstrom Bio and Early Life

Jacob Anders Markström was born on 31 January 1990, in Gävle, Sweden to parents Anders Markstrom and Lena Markstrom.

As per his nationality, he is Swedish and belongs to the White ethnic group. Further, his star sign is Aquarius.

Jacob Markstrom's Professional Career

Jacob started his professional career with the Brynas IF in 2008 May playing for their Junior team and he also played for the Swedish U-18 World Junior tournaments. Besides NHL, he played for Rochester Americans of The American Hockey League. 

During his international career, he got the chance to play in the opening game of the 2016 World Cup Hockey, Toronto after the injury of goaltender Henrik Lundqvist.

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Nice to Finish the home stand with a win! Now back on the road ??

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His NHL career began after being drafted in the 2008 NHL draft by the Florida Panthers. Jacob was traded to Vancouver on 4 March 2014 and later re-signed the contract for two years with the Canucks on 29 June 2015.

He recorded his first NHL shutout against Carolina Hurricanes in a 3–0 win on December 2017. During his career with Canucks, he played alongside left Winger Josh Leivo.

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