Los Angeles Lakers 2021 - Player Salaries

Los Angeles Lakers have a total of 15 players in their home squad and 2 traded & released Players. Their highest paid player is LeBron James earning $39,219,566 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:
  • $137,038,325 per year
  • $2,635,352 per week

Active Squad:

Player (15)Sign MethodCapAgePositionBase Salary (Likely Incentives)Cap UseCash Guarantee
LeBron James$39,219,566Cap Space Max (35%)35SF($39,219,566)$39,219,56628.62$126,657,805
Anthony Davis$32,742,000Bird Max (30%)27PF($32,742,000)$32,742,00023.89$157,161,600
öderDennis Schröder$15,500,000 $500,000Bird27PG($15,500,000)$16,000,00011.68-
-PopeKentavious Caldwell-Pope$12,073,020Early Bird27SG($12,073,020)$12,073,0208.81$17,926,980
Montrezl Harrell$9,258,000NT-MLE26PF($9,258,000)$9,258,0006.76$9,720,900
Wesley Matthews$3,623,000Bi-Annual33SG($3,623,000)$3,623,0002.64-
Kyle Kuzma$3,562,178Rookie25PF($3,562,178)$3,562,1782.60$39,000,000
Alex Caruso$2,750,000Room26SG($2,750,000)$2,750,0002.01-
Marc Gasol$2,564,753Minimum35C($2,564,753)$2,564,7531.87$2,692,991
KinnieAlfonzo McKinnie$1,762,796NT-MLE28SF($1,762,796)$1,762,7961.29-
Jared Dudley$2,564,753Minimum35SF($1,620,564)$1,620,5641.18-
Markieff Morris$2,331,593Minimum31PF($1,620,564)$1,620,5641.18-
-TuckerTalen Horton-Tucker$1,517,981Minimum19SG($1,517,981)$1,517,9811.11-
LemoreBen McLemore$569,674Minimum27SF($455,090)$569,6740.42-
Andre Drummond$794,536Minimum27C($554,988)$554,9880.40-

10-day Retained Contracts

Player (2)Cap %Base SalaryPositionSign MethodSigning BonusTrade BonusLikely IncentivesCap UseCap
Damian Jones0.08$118,983C---($110,998)$110,998
Damian Jones0.08$118,983C---($110,998)$110,998

Free Agents and Pending Draft Picks

NameBase SalaryAgePositionSign MethodTrade BonusIncentive
Dion Waiters28SGNon-Bird$1,620,564

Traded & Released Players

Player (4)Base SalaryAgePositionSign MethodSigning BonusTrade BonusDead MoneyCapCap %
Luol Deng$5,000,00035SF---$5,000,0003.65
Quinn Cook$1,000,00027PG---$1,000,0000.73
Quinn Cook$797,18327PG---$797,1830.58
Jordan Bell$580,06225C---$580,0620.42

Signing Grants & Exceptions

TypeAmount (Remaining)Reason/NotesExpire Date
-Taxpayer Mid-Level Exception$9,258,000($0)Montrezl Harrell
-Annual Exception$3,623,000($0)Wesley Matthews
Exception$674,408($674,408)JaVale McGee trade with CLE11/23/2021

Luxury Tax Breakdown

TypeTotals
2020 NBA Tax Threshold$132,627,000
Taxable Salaries$138,527,856
Tax Space$-5,900,856
. Luxury Tax Bill$9,076,500
2020 NBA Tax Apron$138,928,000
Tax Apron Space$400,144

Totals:

Cap TypeTotal
Roster Cap$129,439,084
Money$221,996
Money$7,377,245
Holds$2,294,972
Salaries$137,038,325
2020 NBA Cap Max$109,140,000
Cap Max Space$-27,898,325

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