Josh Bailey

by John Max 30 Jul,2019
Josh Bailey
Body Stats
Height 6 Feet 1 Inch
Weight in KG Bowmanville, Ontario, Canada kg
Personal Info
  • Birth Name Joshua Bailey
  • Birth Country Bowmanville, Ontario, Canada
  • Famous Name Josh Bailey
  • Net Worth $10 Million
  • Salary $6 million
  • Nationality Canadian
  • Currently Working For New York Islanders
  • Currently Married Yes
  • Married to Megan
  • Children Three

Joshua Bailey a.k.a. Josh Bailey is a Canadian professional ice hockey winger. As of 2019, he plays for the New York Islanders of the National Hockey League (NHL). He was picked 9th overall by the Islanders in the 2008 NHL Entry Draft and has played with the team since.

The twenty-nine-year-old ice hockey winger stands 6 ft 1 in (185 cm) tall and weighs around 190 lb (86 kg; 13 st 8 lb). Reportedly, he earns $6 million per annum as salary from his team and has an estimated net worth of $10 million. Furthermore, he is married and shares three children with his wife.

How Much Is Josh Bailey Net Worth In 2019? Know His Salary and Contract

As of 2019, he has an estimated net worth of $10 million, mostly earned through his NHL Career.

He is currently under a six-year / $30,000,000 contract with the New York Islanders, which includes $30,000,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $5,000,000. In 2019-20, he will earn a base salary of $6,000,000, while carrying a cap hit of $5,000,000.

His salary throughout 12 seasons:

Season Team Salary
2008-09 New York Islanders $875,000
2009-19 New York Islanders $875,000
2010-11 New York Islanders $875,000
2011-12 New York Islanders $800,000
2012-13 New York Islanders $1,300,000
2013-14 New York Islanders $2,200,000
2014-15 New York Islanders $3,100,000
2015-16 New York Islanders $3,500,000
2016-17 New York Islanders $3,700,000
2017-18 New York Islanders $4,000,000
2018-19 New York Islanders $7,000,000
2019-20 New York Islanders $6,000,000
Total Earnings   $34,225,000

Furthermore, the NHL star has summoned $34,225,000 throughout 12 seasons in the NHL. 

With a tremendous net worth and earnings, he is living a lavish lifestyle. However, there is no information about his real estate properties and cars. 

Is Josh Bailey Married? Know His Wife and Children

Josh Bailey is a married man. He tied the knot with his girlfriend, Megan, on 6th August 2006, in a secret wedding ceremony. Moreover, he shares two children with his wife. 

Josh & Megan Bailey SOURCE: nhlhockeywags

Though Bailey remains silent in social sites, his wife and children often visit to support him during the games. Matter of fact, he has set his Instagram account private while his wifey often seen flaunting their family pictures via her official social. 

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I think this is the first documented photo with all 5 of us in it! Only took us a year + a half! Happy Easter + Happy Birthday to our main man @joshuajbailey!

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As of now, the family of five is living a blissful life. 

Josh Bailey Bio and Early Life

A native of Bowmanville, Ontario, Canada, Josh Bailey was born on October 2, 1989. His star sign is Libra. As per nationality, he is a Canadian. There is no information available about his parents and siblings.

Josh Bailey Career

Amateur Career

Initially, he played AAA for the Clarington Toros of the Ontario Minor Hockey Association's (OMHA) Eastern AAA League. In May 2005, he was selected in the first round of the Ontario Hockey League (OHL) priority selection by the Owen Sound Attack. During the 2006–07 season, he was traded by the Attack to the Windsor Spitfires.

Professional Career

In the 2008 NHL Entry Draft, Bailey was drafted 9th overall by the New York Islanders. On October 2, 2008, his 19th birthday, the Islanders signed Bailey to a three-year, $900,000 contract. However, his debut was delayed by an injury sustained during a preseason game. On January 2, 2009, he scored his first goal in the league against Ilya Bryzgalov of the Phoenix Coyotes.

On 13th July 2013, Bailey signed a 5-year, $16.5 million contracts with the Islanders. His first career hat trick came on December 14, 2017, in a 4–6 loss to the Columbus Blue Jackets. Furthermore, he was picked to his first NHL All-Star Game on January 10, 2018.

On February 23, 2018, Islanders signed him to a six-year contract extension.

Recently on 10th April 2019, he scored his first Playoff NHL overtime winner over the Penguins. His famous teammates include Andrew Ladd, Anders Lee, and Casey Cizikas

International Career

On April 16, 2018, was named Team Canada's senior team, replacing Vince Dunn, that will compete at the 2018 IIHF World Championship.

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