Houston Rockets 2021 - Player Salaries

Houston Rockets have a total of 15 players in their home squad and 1 traded & released Players. Their highest paid player is John Wall earning $44,310,840 per year.

Houston Rockets play in the National Basketball Association, the mens professional basketball league in the USA.

The teams total salary cap is:
  • $166,156,630 per year
  • $3,195,320 per week

Active Squad:

Player (15)Sign MethodCapAgePositionBase SalaryCap UseCash Guarantee
John Wall$44,310,840Bird Supermax31PG$44,310,84026.67$47,366,760
Eric Gordon$18,218,818Bird32SG$18,218,81810.96$19,568,360
Christian Wood$13,666,667Sign-and-Trade26PF$13,666,6678.23$14,317,459
Jalen Green$8,992,200Rookie19SG$8,992,2005.41$9,441,720
Daniel Theis$8,280,351Bird29C$8,280,3514.98$17,802,755
D.J. Augustin$7,000,000NT-MLE33PG$7,000,0004.21$333,333
David Nwaba$4,650,000Early Bird28SG$4,650,0002.80$5,022,000
Danuel House$3,894,000T-MLE28SF$3,894,0002.34-
Alperen Sengun$3,214,680Rookie19C$3,214,6801.93$3,375,480
Usman Garuba$2,353,320Rookie19PF$2,353,3201.42$2,471,160
Josh Christopher$2,259,240Rookie19SG$2,259,2401.36$2,372,160
Jr.Kevin Porter Jr.$1,782,621Rookie21SG$1,782,6211.07-
Khyri Thomas$1,762,796NT-MLE25SG-$1,762,7961.06-
Jr.Kenyon Martin Jr.$1,517,981NT-MLE20SF$1,517,9810.91-
Jae’Sean Tate$1,517,981NT-MLE25SF$1,517,9810.91-

Free Agents and Pending Draft Picks

Player (8)Base SalaryAgePositionSign MethodTrade BonusIncentiveCap Use
Dante Exum26PGBird-$14,400,000
DJ Wilson25PFBird-$13,644,843
Avery Bradley30PGNon-Bird-$6,762,000
Sterling Brown26SGNon-Bird-$1,669,178
David Nwaba28SGEarly Bird-$1,669,178
Armoni Brooks23SGTwo-Way$1,489,065$1,489,065
Michael Frazier27SGRestricted Non-Bird$1,489,065$1,489,065
Anthony Lamb23SFTwo-Way$1,489,065$1,489,065

Traded & Released Players

NameBase SalaryAgePositionSign MethodSigning BonusTrade BonusDead MoneyCapCap %
Troy Williams$122,74126SF---$122,7410.07

Signing Grants & Exceptions

TypeAmount (Remaining)Reason/NotesExpire Date
-Taxpayer Mid-Level Exception$9,536,000
-Annual Exception$3,732,000
Exception$103,894Russell Westbrook trade with WAS08/24/2021
Exception$10,654,920James Harden trade with BKN11/22/2021
Exception$1,780,152Rodions Kurucs trade with MIL02/05/2022
Exception$8,180,351Victor Oladipo trade with MIA02/11/2022

Luxury Tax Breakdown

TypeTotals
2021 NBA Tax Threshold$136,606,000
Taxable Salaries$123,695,436
Luxury Tax Space$12,910,564

Totals:

Cap TypeTotal
Roster Cap$123,421,495
Money$122,741
Holds$42,612,394
Salaries$166,156,630
2021 NBA Cap Max$112,414,000
Cap Max Space$-53,742,630

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