Boston Celtics 2021 - Player Salaries

Boston Celtics have a total of 16 players in their home squad and 1 traded & released Players. Their highest paid player is Jayson Tatum earning $28,103,500 per year.

Boston Celtics play in the National Basketball Association, the mens professional basketball league in the USA.

The teams total salary cap is:
  • $175,292,688 per year
  • $3,371,013 per week

Active Squad:

Player (16)Sign MethodCapAgePositionBase Salary (Likely Incentives)Cap UseCash Guarantee
Jayson Tatum$28,103,500Bird Rookie Max Ext23PF$28,103,50016.03$134,896,800
Al Horford$27,000,000Cap Space35C$27,000,00015.40$14,500,000
Jaylen Brown$24,830,357 $1,928,571Bird24SG$26,758,92815.27$55,178,570
Marcus Smart$13,839,285 $500,000Bird27PG$14,339,2858.18$77,087,996
Josh Richardson$11,615,328Bird28SG$11,615,3286.63-
öderDennis Schröder$5,890,000T-MLE28PG$5,890,0003.36-
Kris Dunn$5,005,350Room27PG$5,005,3502.86-
Romeo Langford$3,804,360Rookie21SG$3,804,3602.17-
IIIRobert Williams III$3,661,976Rookie23C$3,661,9762.09-
Aaron Nesmith$3,631,200Rookie21SF$3,631,2002.07-
Grant Williams$2,617,800Rookie22PF$2,617,8001.49-
Jabari Parker$2,283,034Minimum26PF-$2,283,0341.30-
Payton Pritchard$2,137,440Rookie23PG$2,137,4401.22-
Carsen Edwards$1,782,621Cap Space23PG$1,782,6211.02-
Bruno Fernando$1,782,621Cap Space23PF$1,782,6211.02-
Enes Kanter$2,641,691Minimum29C$1,669,1780.95-

Free Agents and Pending Draft Picks

Player (4)Base SalaryAgePositionSign MethodTrade BonusIncentiveCap Use
Evan Fournier28SGBird-$26,175,000
Luke Kornet26CEarly Bird-$2,925,000
Tacko Fall25CEarly Bird-$1,489,065
Tremont Waters23PGEarly Bird-$1,489,065

Traded & Released Players

Player (2)Base SalaryAgePositionSign MethodSigning BonusTrade BonusDead MoneyCapCap %
Guerschon Yabusele$1,039,08025PF---$1,039,0800.59
Demetrius Jackson$92,85727PG---$92,8570.05

Signing Grants & Exceptions

TypeAmount (Remaining)Reason/NotesExpire Date
Mid-Level Exception$9,536,000Dennis Schröder
Exception$370,564Jeff Teague trade with ORL02/11/2022
Exception$5,000,000Daniel Theis trade with CHI02/11/2022
Exception$6,879,100Kemba Walker trade with OKC05/17/2022
Exception$1,701,593Moses Brown trade with DAL07/31/2022
Exception$17,142,857Evan Fournier trade with NYK08/17/2022

Luxury Tax Breakdown

2021 NBA Tax Threshold$136,606,000
Taxable Salaries$143,214,558
Luxury Tax Space$-6,608,558
. Luxury Tax Bill$10,314,978


Cap TypeTotal
Roster Cap$142,082,621
2021 NBA Cap Max$112,414,000
Cap Max Space$-62,878,688

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