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Miikka Salomaki Bio, Age, Net Worth, Nhl, Girlfriend, Career, & Personal Life

Miikka Salomaki has successfully made his professional career as an ice Hockey forward player. Finland born Miikka is currently playing in the National Hockey League, with the Toronto Maple Leafs. The Finland native famous ice hockey player Salomaki is a left-winger. Moreover, he was drafted by the Predators at the 2011 NHL Entry Draft in St. Paul, Minnesota.

5 ft 11 inches tall, Miikka is actively performing in the Toronto Maple Leafs since the 52nd overall, 2011 Nashville Predators NHL draft. So far, he has surely managed to earn a massive amount of money from his long time career. So how much is his current net worth in 2020? His admirer and fans are questioning whether Mikka is single or married (taken). Know about his relationship status at present.

Let’s find out the necessary detail about his professional life in the below section exploring his biography, relationship. Stay tuned until the end.

Childhood of Miikka Salomaki- Parents

Miikka Salomaki was born on 9 March 1993 in Raahe, Finland to his proud mother Paivi. He has not provided much detail about his parents yet. Matter of fact, his father has a great interest in the ice hockey sport, so at an early age, his family allowed to join a local hockey club. Finding interest in the sport, Salomaki started to perform outstandingly at the early age of twelve.

Miikka Salomäki with his mother
Miikka Salomäki with his mother Paivi, NHL

His profound interest in ice hockey since the tender age led Salomaki to pursue a career as a sportsman. He went to pursue higher education in Karpat where he played for a college team.

Personal Life: Dating & Girlfriend

The 26 years old, Miikka Salomaki is not so active on any social media platforms so far. He is ground to earth type of person who keeps personal life a low-key possible. Matter of fact, he has not revealed any detail information about his partner in crime, girlfriend Oana Appel. The handsome hunk has probably dating Appel for a long time and the duo is spotted several times by the fans in the game.

Miikka Salomaki girlfriend Oona Appel
Miikka Salomaki girlfriend Oona Appel, Pinterest

Moreover, ice hockey sportsman stays far away from the media’s attention and when questions arrive at his door-step about his relationship status, he stays tight-lipped. Well, Salomaki could be openly dating an Oana Appel girl. However, concrete information about when they met for the first time is yet to disclose.

Miikka Salomaki wit his girlfriend during a game
Miikka Salomaki with his girlfriend during a game, Pinterest

Miikka confirms his relationship status to the public that he is dating Oana. However, further detail about dating history is still to uncover. As Salomaki is still in mid-twenties, he might be waiting for the career to blossom before taking the oath with his soul taker to whom he will get married.

Age, Birthday, Zodiac Sign

Born in the year of 1993, Miikka Salomaki is currently in his mid-twenties. His age is 26 years as of 2020. Likewise, he celebrated every birthday on the 9th of March. Moreover, according to his birthdate, his star sign is (Zodiac sign) is Pisces. Matter of fact, the person who is born with Pisces (fish sign) is vivacious, natural leaders, intelligent, and humble in nature.

Height & Weight

The Finland ice hockey player, Miikka Salomaki stands at the height of 5 ft 11 in (180 cm), I .e. 1.5 m. Similarly, his body weight is 209 lb (95 kg; 14 st 13 lb).

Net Worth of Miikka Salomaki

The rising super sports star, Miikka Salomaki has collected a huge sum of net worth which is reported to be $2 Million as of 2020. Moreover, he has gained a colossal amount of fortune with a very short period of time. Well, he will surely add more money to his bank account as soon as he performs and plays well in the upcoming Atlantic Division.

So far, he is leading a lavish life with his teammates, school friends, and families. In addition, the national hockey player of Finland’s average salary is estimated to be around $60,000.

Salomaki signed two years contract for $1,500,000 with the Nashville Predators and an average salary of $750,000 per year (2019-2020). Additionally, the contract includes $1,500,000 as a guaranteed amount and an annual average salary of $750,000. Likewise, in 2019, his average payroll was $116,928.

Salary Details

  • From 2015 to 2016, his base salary was $842,500 with a total earning of $842,500.
  • 2016 to 2017, his average salary was $575,000 with a total yearly income of $575,000.
  • 2018-2019, his average payroll was $750,000 with total cash earnings of  $750,000.
  • Similarly, 2019-2020, his salary is $116,928 with estimated total earnings of $116,928

Summing up until now, he has accumulated total career earnings of $2,284,428, playing 4 seasons in NHL.

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Miikka Salomaki Professional Career

The Predators selected Salomäki on the 2011 NHL Entry Draft in St. Paul, Minnesota, for the 52nd overall. He was their second pick in the draft, chosen out of playing with Oulun Kärpät with the Finnish Liiga.

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Moreover, On 8 January 2015 Salomäki was recalled to the Predators. He made his NHL debut and scored his first NHL career goal later that evening against the Dallas Stars ‘ Kari Lehtonen in a game that his team would go on to win 3–2 overtime.

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