Charlotte Hornets 2023 - Player Salaries

Charlotte Hornets have a total of 14 players in their home squad and 1 traded & released Players. Their highest paid player is Gordon Hayward earning $31,500,000 per year.

Charlotte Hornets play in the National Basketball Association, the mens professional basketball league in the USA.

The teams total salary cap is:
  • $159,830,206 per year
  • $3,073,658 per week

Active Squad:

NameSalaryPositionContract RemainingCap Percent
Gordon Hayward$31,500,000SF$31,500,00019.71
Terry Rozier$23,205,221PG$74,772,37814.52
LaMelo Ball$10,900,635PG$216,800,6356.82
Brandon Miller$10,880,400SF$49,378,4266.81
Miles Bridges$7,921,300SF$7,921,3004.96
Cody Martin$7,560,000SF$24,360,0004.73
Nick Richards$5,000,000C$15,000,0003.13
James Bouknight$4,570,080SG$10,634,5772.86
Mark Williams$3,908,160C$14,278,9712.45
Kai Jones$3,047,880PF$7,741,6151.91
Nick Smith Jr.$2,463,960PG$12,651,9071.54
Kobi Simmons$2,066,585PG$2,066,5851.29
JT Thor$1,836,096PF$3,824,6941.15
Bryce McGowens$1,719,864SG$5,927,0141.08

Free Agents and Pending Draft Picks

Player (7)Unlikely Incent.PositionQualifying OfferIncentiveTrade BonusCapRights
WashingtonPJ WashingtonPF$8,486,620$17,425,306Restricted Bird
Oubre Jr.Kelly Oubre Jr.SF-$16,380,000Early Bird
MykhailiukSviatoslav MykhailiukSG-$2,019,706Non-Bird
ThomasIsaiah ThomasPG-$2,019,706Non-Bird
MaledonTheo MaledonPG$1,801,769$1,801,769Two-Way
KulbokaArnoldas KulbokaSF-$1,801,769Two-Way
LewisScottie LewisSG-$1,801,769Two-Way

Signing Grants & Exceptions

TypeReason (Used On)OriginalAvailable
Non-Taxpayer Mid-Level$12,405,000$12,405,000
Trade 2/09/2024Jalen McDaniels trade with PHI$1,930,681$1,930,681

Luxury Tax Breakdown

2023 NBA Luxury Tax Threshold$165,294,000
Total Taxable Salaries$116,580,181
Current Luxury Tax Space$48,713,819


Cap TypeTotal
Active Roster Cap$116,580,181
Cap Holds$43,250,025
Total Salaries$159,830,206
2023 NBA Salary Cap Max$136,021,000
Actual Cap Max Space$-23,809,206
2023 NBA Salary Cap Floor$122,418,900
Cap Floor Space$5,838,719

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