Sami Vatanen

John Max 20 Feb,2019

Facts of Sami Vatanen

Full Name
Sami Vatanen
Birth Name
Sami Vatanen
Famous Name
Sami Vatanen
Birth Date
Married to
Essi Vatanen
Pentti Vatanen
Jaana Vatanen


Career & Net worth

Net Worth
$10 million
ice hockey player
Currently Club
New Jersey Devils
Career Earnings


Married to
Essi Vatanen

Sami Vatanen is a Finnish professional ice hockey player who plays for Geneve-Servette HC of the National League (NL). Vatanen was drafted in the fourth round, 106th overall, by the Anaheim Ducks at the 2009 NHL Entry Draft. Further, he had a stint with NHL teams such as Anaheim Ducks, New Jersey Devils, Carolina Hurricanes, and Dallas Stars. 

Overall, he has summoned $25,152,691 as his NHL career earning playing from 2021 to 2012. As of 2022, his net worth is $10 million. 

Sami Vatanen's Net Worth and Salary

As of 2022, Sami Vatanen has an estimated net worth of over $10 million which is the same as that of Vincent Trocheck

Let's have a look at his estimated career earnings:

2012-2013 Anaheim Ducks $512,692
2013-2014 Anaheim Ducks $615,000
2014-2015 Anaheim Ducks $1,250,000
2015-2016 Anaheim Ducks $1,275,000
2016-2017 Anaheim Ducks $5,000,000
2017-2018 New Jersey Devils $3,449,197
2017-2018 Anaheim Ducks $1,550,802
2018-2019 New Jersey Devils $5,000,000
2019-2020 New Jersey Devils $3,508,046
2019-2020 Carolina Hurricanes $991,954    
2020-2021 Dallas Stars $448,266
2020-2021 New Jersey Devils $1,551,734
Total Earnings   $25,152,691

As of 2022, he is playing for Geneve-Servette HC where his annual salary is no less than the seven-digit figure. 

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Sami Vatanen's Personal Life

Sami is married to his lovely and gorgeous girlfriend Essi Vatanen but the details regarding wedding details are not yet disclosed on media.

Some of the websites claimed that he has three children but the exact details are not found since he hasn't shared much about his wife and children on his social accounts.

CAPTION: Sami and his wife Essi Vatanen SOURCE: Tumblr

Sami is living a happy married life with his wife Essi since there are no rumors regarding their divorce or splitting ion media.

Talking about his body measurements, he has a heigh of 5 feet 10 inch and weighs around 80 kilograms. Sami Vatanen is not only a world-class athlete but also has a very attractive individual.

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Sami Vatanen's Early Life

Sami Vatanen was born on 3 June 1991, in Jyväskylä, Finland to parents Pentti Vatanen and Jaana Vatanen. As per his nationality, he is Finnish and belongs to the White ethnic group.

The detailed information about the siblings and educational qualifications of Sami Vatanen is not yet available on media.

Sami Vatanen's Professional Career

Sami started his NFL career after being drafted by the Anaheim Ducks in the 2009 NFL Draft and broke the record scoring more points in the SM-Liiga in regular and playoff seasons.

CAPTION: Ducks deal Sami Vatanen to Devils for centers SOURCE:

He made his NFL debut for the 2012-13 season and on 22 July 2014, he signed a two-year contract with Ducks and later extended his contract for four years on 18 June 2016.

After playing in the 2017-18 season, he was traded to the New Jersey Devils in a conditional 3rd round pick.

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