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NBA Salaries

Top NBA players’ salaries, NBA team salaries, NBA rookie salaries and links to detailed NBA salary info.

Related link:
USA Today NBA Salaries Database

 

NBA Teams Payrolls

(2006-07 NBA season)

 

1 New York Knicks $116,927,192
2 Dallas Mavericks $88,531,846
3 Los Angeles Lakers $77,939,157
4 Portland Trail Blazers $74,740,534
5 Philadelphia 76ers $69,274,729
6 Minnesota Timberwolves $66,791,388
7 Phoenix Suns $65,399,240
8 San Antonio Spurs $65,372,447
9 Denver Nuggets $65,008,950
10 Golden State Warriors $64,603,577
11 New Jersey Nets $64,372,808
12 Sacramento Kings $63,983,506
13 Houston Rockets $63,837,566
14 Miami Heat $63,788,059
15 Milwaukee Bucks $63,185,950
16 Indiana Pacers $63,118,965
17 Cleveland Cavaliers $62,992,729
18 Boston Celtics $62,622,805
19 Washington Wizards $62,585,311
20 Memphis Grizzlies $62,108,414
21 Utah Jazz $61,310,247
22 Orlando Magic $61,013,311
23 Detroit Pistons $57,918,031
24 Los Angeles Clippers $57,857,228
25 Seattle Superdupersonics $57,063,616
26 Chicago Bulls $54,699,904
27 New Orleans Hornets $53,692,279
28 Toronto Raptors $51,162,887
29 Atlanta Hawks $48,237,280
30 Charlotte Bobcats $42,337,464

 

 

Top 20 NBA Players Salaries

(2005-06 NBA season)

1 O’Neal, Shaquille $20,000,000 Miami Heat
2 Webber, Chris $19,130,000 Philadelphia 76ers
3 Finley, Michael $18,612,000 San Antonio Spurs
4 Garnett, Kevin $18,000,000 Minnesota Timberwolves
5 Iverson, Allen $16,450,000 Philadelphia 76ers
6 Marbury, Stephon $16,450,000 New York Knicks
7 Kidd, Jason $16,440,000 New Jersey Nets
8 O’Neal, Jermaine $16,430,000 Indiana Pacers
9 Bryant, Kobe $15,950,000 Los Angeles Lakers
10 Duncan, Tim $15,850,000 San Antonio Spurs
11 Van Horn, Keith $15,700,000 Dallas Mavericks
12 Rose, Jalen $15,694,000 New York Knicks
13 Hill, Grant $15,690,000 Orlando Magic
14 McGrady, Tracy $15,690,000 Houston Rockets
15 Jones, Eddie $14,560,000 Memphis Grizzlies
16 Thomas, Tim $13,975,000 Phoenix Suns
17 Pierce, Paul $13,843,157 Boston Celtics
18 Carter, Vince $13,840,000 New Jersey Nets
19 Jamison, Antawn $13,840,000 Washington Wizards
20 Nowitzki, Dirk $13,840,000 Dallas Mavericks

 

NBA Rookie Salaries

(2005-06 NBA season / $000’s)

Pick 1st Year Salary 2nd Year Salary 3rd Year Option 4th Year Option* Qualifying Offer**
1 3,617.10 3,888.30 4,159.60 26.10% 30.00%
2 3,236.30 3,479.00 3,721.70 26.20% 30.50%
3 2,906.20 3,124.20 3,342.20 26.40% 31.20%
4 2,620.20 2,816.80 3,013.30 26.50% 31.90%
5 2,372.80 2,550.70 2,728.70 26.70% 32.60%
6 2,155.10 2,316.80 2,478.40 26.80% 33.40%
7 1,967.40 2,114.90 2,262.50 27.00% 34.10%
8 1,802.40 1,937.50 2,072.70 27.20% 34.80%
9 1,656.80 1,781.00 1,905.30 27.40% 35.50%
10 1,573.90 1,691.90 1,810.00 27.50% 36.20%
11 1,495.20 1,607.30 1,719.50 32.70% 36.90%
12 1,420.40 1,526.90 1,633.50 37.80% 37.60%
13 1,349.40 1,450.60 1,551.80 42.90% 38.30%
14 1,282.00 1,378.10 1,474.30 48.10% 39.10%
15 1,217.80 1,309.10 1,400.50 53.30% 39.80%
16 1,157.00 1,243.70 1,330.50 53.40% 40.50%
17 1,099.10 1,181.50 1,264.00 53.60% 41.20%
18 1,044.20 1,122.50 1,200.80 53.80% 41.90%
19 997.1 1,071.90 1,146.70 54.00% 42.60%
20 957.3 1,029.00 1,100.80 54.20% 43.30%
21 918.9 987.9 1,056.80 59.30% 44.10%
22 882.2 948.3 1,014.50 64.50% 44.80%
23 847 910.5 974 69.70% 45.50%
24 813 874 935 74.90% 46.20%
25 780.5 839 897.6 80.10% 46.90%
26 754.7 811.2 867.8 80.30% 47.60%
27 732.8 787.8 842.8 80.40% 48.30%
28 728.4 783 837.6 80.50% 49.00%
29 723.1 777.3 831.5 80.50% 50.00%
30 717.8 771.7 825.5 80.50% 50.00%