Thomas Vanek

Jorge 01 Aug,2019

Facts of Thomas Vanek

Full Name
Thomas Vanek
Birth Name
Thomas Vanek
Famous Name
Thomas Vanek
Married to
Ashley Vanek
Currently Married
Zdenek Vanek
Jarmila Vanek


Career & Net worth

Net Worth
$50 million
Ice-hockey player


Married to
Ashley Vanek
Currently Married

Thomas Vanek is an Austrian professional Ice-hockey player who currently an unrestricted free agent. Most recently, he played for the team Detroit Red Wings of the National Hockey League (NHL). Additionally, his is 12 years of playing experience, he has played for the different teams like Buffalo Sabres, New York Islanders, Montreal Canadiens, Minnesota Wild, Detroit Red Wings, Florida Panthers and many more. 

As of 2019, Thomas has an estimated net worth over $50. Additionally, he has collected $78,634,987 as entire career earnings. Besides, Thomas is a married man who is in a blissful marital relationship with his wife, Ashley Vanek

Thomas Vanek Earnings; How much is his Net Worth?

As of 2019, Thomas holds an estimated net worth over $50 million which is solely generated from his professional career. Also, he has collected $78,634,987 as entire career earnings, playing 14 seasons in NHL.

As of now, he is an unrestricted free agent and recently he was in a contract with Detroit Red Wings through which he earned $3,000,000 as an annual salary while Danny DeKeyser was one the highest earner of the team with an annual average salary of $5,000,000. Furthermore, he was in a 1 year / $3,000,000 contract with Wings which included $3,000,000 as a guaranteed amount.

Some of his career earnings and contract are tabulated below: 

2005-2006 Buffalo Sabres $1,942,400
2006-2007 Buffalo Sabres $942,400
2007-2008 Buffalo Sabres $10,000,000
2008-2009 Buffalo Sabres $8,000,000
2009-2010 Buffalo Sabres $6,400,000
2010-2011 Buffalo Sabres $6,400,000
2011-2012 Buffalo Sabres $6,400,000
2012-2013 Buffalo Sabres $3,746,341
2013-2014 Montreal Canadiens $5,152,000
2013-2014 Buffalo Sabres $1,248,000
2013-2014 New York Islanders $3,803,846
2014-2015 Minnesota Wild $5,500,000
2015-2016 Minnesota Wild $6,500,000
2016-2017 Minnesota Wild $2,500,000
2016-2017 Florida Panthers $577,760
2016-2017 Detroit Red Wings $2,022,240
2017-2018 Minnesota Wild $2,500,000
2017-2018 Columbus Blue Jackets $440,873
2017-2018 Vancouver Canucks $1,559,127
2018-2019 Detroit Red Wings $3,000,000

Moreover, he also earns an additional amount of money from his brand endorsement but the details about the earnings for the deals are not in the media yet. Moreover, the player with such a huge net worth is obvious to have an expensive car and house. Unfortunately, the detailed information about his assets is still under the rock.

Thomas Vanek is Married to his Wife Ashley Vanek; Does he have a Children? 

Thomas is a married man and is currently living with his lovely wife, Ashley Vanek. However, the details information about his wedding is not in the media yet. The couple is parents of four children named, Blake, Thomas, Luka, and Kade. Also, the couple has maintained their life low profiled and this might be the reason why there is very less information about their personal life. 

Thomas Vanek with his wife SOURCE: Player Wives & Girlfriends

Although there aren't detailed information about the duo's relationship history, they are living a happy life as of now. Moreover, the rumors about them being seperated or divorced never got surfaced in the media; instead, people found that their bonding was increasing significantly.

Thomas Vanek with his children SOURCE: Sport - Oe24

Further, the couple had to go through a long-distance relationship when Thomas was playing in Europe. Likewise, the couple perfectly maintained their bonding despite the distance which eventually helped them to grow strong in their relationship. 

Besides, he is yet to be discovered in social media and this might be the major reason why we have very less information about his personal life. However, he is famous in real life with huge fan followings.

Thomas Vanek Body Measurement (Height and Weight)

Thomas stands in the height of 6 ft 2 in (188 cm) and weighs around 218 lb (99 kg; 15 st 8 lb)

Thomas Vanek Early Life, Bio, Family, and Childhood

Thomas was born on 19 January 1984, in Baden bei Wien, Austria to Zdenek Vanek and Jarmila Vanek. Also, he is an Austrian native by birth.

Additionally, he was born under the star sign Capricorn. Moreover, he began playing professionally as a youth in Quebec International Pee-Wee Hockey Tournaments with a team from Austria. Later, he moved to Canada at the age of 14 to pursue his hockey career.     

Thomas Vanek Professional Career

As of 2019, Thomas is an unrestricted free agent. Most recently, he played for the team Detroit Red Wings of the National Hockey League (NHL). He started playing professionally for the NHL team Buffalo Sabres, signing a contract on 3 September 2004.



Later, he played for the teams like New York Islanders, Montreal Canadiens, Minnesota Wild, Detroit Red Wings, Florida Panthers, Vancouver Canucks, and Columbus Blue Jackets. In his entire career, he played along with some of the famous NHL plays such as John Tavares, Kyle Okposo, Jason Pominville and many more.    

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