Los Angeles Lakers 2021 - Player Salaries

Los Angeles Lakers have a total of 14 players in their home squad and 2 traded & released Players. Their highest paid player is Russell Westbrook earning $44,211,146 per year.

Los Angeles Lakers play in the National Basketball Association, the mens professional basketball league in the USA.

The teams total salary cap is:
  • $163,625,195 per year
  • $3,146,638 per week

Active Squad:

Training Camp/Exhibit 10Sign MethodCapAgePositionBase SalaryCap UseCash Guarantee
Russell Westbrook$44,211,146Bird Supermax (35%)32PG($44,211,146)$44,211,14627.02$47,063,478
LeBron James$41,180,544Bird Max Ext (%)36SF($41,180,544)$41,180,54425.17$44,474,988
Anthony Davis$35,361,360Bird Max (30%)28PF($35,361,360)$35,361,36021.61$121,800,240
-TuckerTalen Horton-Tucker$9,500,000Early Bird20SG($9,500,000)$9,500,0005.81$21,280,000
Kendrick Nunn$5,000,000T-MLE26SG($5,000,000)$5,000,0003.06$5,250,000
Marc Gasol$2,692,991Minimum36C($2,692,991)$2,692,9911.65-
Carmelo Anthony$2,641,691Minimum37PF($1,669,178)$1,669,1781.02-
Trevor Ariza$2,641,691Minimum36SF($1,669,178)$1,669,1781.02-
Wayne Ellington$2,641,691Minimum33SG($1,669,178)$1,669,1781.02-
Dwight Howard$2,641,691Minimum35C($1,669,178)$1,669,1781.02-
Kent Bazemore$2,401,537Minimum32SG($1,669,178)$1,669,1781.02-
Malik Monk$1,789,256Minimum23SG($1,669,178)$1,669,1781.02-
Chaundee Brown$925,258Exhibit-1022SF-$925,258--
ClungMac McClung$925,258Exhibit-1022PG-$925,258--

Free Agents and Pending Draft Picks

Player (5)Base SalaryAgePositionSign MethodTrade BonusIncentiveCap Use
Wesley Matthews34SGNon-Bird-$4,347,600
Jared Dudley36SFEarly Bird-$1,669,178
Dion Waiters29SG-$1,669,178
Kostas Antetokounmpo23PFTwo-Way-$1,489,065
Devontae Cacok24CTwo-Way-$1,489,065

Traded & Released Players

NameBase SalaryAgePositionSign MethodSigning BonusTrade BonusDead MoneyCapCap %
Luol Deng$5,000,00036SF---$5,000,0003.06

Signing Grants & Exceptions

TypeAmount (Remaining)Reason/NotesExpire Date
Mid-Level Exception$5,890,000($890,000)Kendrick Nunn ($5,000,000)

Luxury Tax Breakdown

TypeTotals
2021 NBA Tax Threshold$136,606,000
Taxable Salaries$152,961,109
Luxury Tax Space$-16,355,109
. Luxury Tax Bill$33,154,108

Totals:

Cap TypeTotal
Roster Cap$147,961,109
Money$5,000,000
Holds$10,664,086
Salaries$163,625,195
2021 NBA Cap Max$112,414,000
Cap Max Space$-51,211,195

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