- Date of Birth
- Age 37 Years Old
- Famous Name Jay Bouwmeester
- Country Canada CA
- Birth Name Jay Daniel Bouwmeester
- Birth Place Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
- Famous Name Jay Bouwmeester
- Father Dan Bouwmeester
- Mother Gena Bouwmeester
- Net Worth $50 million
- Salary $5,400,000
- Past Team Florida Panthers, Calgary Flames
- Siblings older sister Jill
- University Team Golden Bears hockey team
- Contract 5 year $27 million
- Career Earnings $70,204,045
- Position in Team Defence
- Current team St. Louis Blues
- Nationality Canadian
- Ethnicity White
- Profession ice hockey player
- Currently Working For St. Louis Blues
- University attended University of Alberta
- Married to Devon Cunningham
Jay Bouwmeester is a Canadian professional ice hockey player who plays in the National Hockey League (NHL). As of 2020 Jay Daniel Bouwmeester currently plays for the St. Louis Blues as their Defence. Jay Daniel Bouwmeester has played for other teams like Florida Panthers, Calgary Flames.
As a Defence, Jay Daniel Bouwmeester reportedly earns around $3,250,000 as his yearly salary from St. Louis Blues. Further, Jay Daniel Bouwmeester has an estimated net worth of over $50 million. Jay is married to his longtime girlfriend Devon Cunningham in 2011.
Accumulated a Net Worth Over $50 million
As of 2020, Jay Daniel Bouwmeester has an estimated net worth of over $50 million with an average salary of $3,250,000 annually. Additionally, he is currently under a contract with St Louis Blues, signing a 1 year / $3,250,000 contract which included $3,250,000 as a guaranteed amount, and an annual average salary of $3,250,000.
Previously, he signed a five-year contract worth $27 million with St. Louis Blues on August 2, 2013. The contract includes a guaranteed sum of $27,000,000 along with a cap hit of $5,400,000.
Jay Bouwmeester has earned $73,454,045 from his entire NHL career. One of the highest-paid players of the Blues is Vladimir Tarasenko having estimated career earnings of above $35 million.
Let's have a look at his estimated career earnings which is tabulated below:
|2012-2013||St. Louis Blues||$3,863,415|
|2013-2014||St. Louis Blues||$6,600,000|
|2014-2015||St. Louis Blues||$5,000,000|
|2015-2016||St. Louis Blues||$5,600,000|
|2016-2017||St. Louis Blues||$5,600,000|
|2017-2018||St. Louis Blues||$5,400,000|
|2018-2019||St. Louis Blues||$5,400,000|
|2019-2020||St. Louis Blues||$3,250,000|
Kept aside Jay Daniel Bouwmeester's financial earnings, his personal assets include home and cars. Besides, Bouwmeester earns a good amount of money from various sponsorships.
Marital Relationship with Devon Cunningham
Jay Bouwmeester is a married man. He got married to his girlfriend turned wife, Devon Cunningham in 2011 in a lavish wedding ceremony in front of family and friends.
Furthermore, the details about his wedding venue and other facts are still not available on the media. The couple is blessed with three children, Linna, Carys and the details about their child is still undercover. Their first child was born in 2012 and eventually, the second child was born in January 2018.
Additionally, he is a family guy who admires them alot. During the time of his injury, he had to be isolated and get away from the rink which we believe is the hardest part of a professional player's life. It was his wife and children who help him to recover until he returns back to the action.
The NHL Defender, Jay Daniel Bouwmeester is 6 feet 4 inches tall in height and weighs around 98 kilograms.
Life Before Fame
Jay Daniel Bouwmeester was born on September 27, 1983, in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada to parents Dan Bouwmeester and Gena Bouwmeester. As per his nationality, he is Canadian and belongs to the White ethnic group. He grew up along with his older sister Jill.
After completing high school, Jay Daniel Bouwmeester enrolled at the University of Alberta and played for the Golden Bears hockey team.
Jay started his professional NHL career with the Florida Panthers after he was drafted in the 2002 NHL Entry Draft in the 3rd overall pick behind Rick Nash and Kari Lehtonen. After playing over seven seasons with the Panthers, he was traded to Calgary Flames in the 2009-10 season.
later on, in the 2012-13 season, he started his career with the St. Louis Blues and is playing for the Blues team since then. Currently, he is playing alongside Oskar Sundqvist who plays as a centerman for the team.
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