DEL (top league)
At one time the DEL was the top league for imports plus for money. This has now changed and the DEL is now considered in the top 5 leagues in Europe. Bubble NHL and top end AHL players can make the jump to the DEL.
** Pay scale range starts at 40,000 Euro and can go upwards of 170,000 Euro per season
** Maximum of 9 imports on the ice
DEL 2 (2nd league in Germany)
Top ECHL players will play in this league.
** Pay Scale will range from 20,000 to 40,000 Euro