New Orleans Pelicans 2021 - Player Salaries

New Orleans Pelicans have a total of 15 players in their home squad and 1 traded & released Players. Their highest paid player is Brandon Ingram earning $29,467,800 per year.

New Orleans Pelicans play in the National Basketball Association, the mens professional basketball league in the USA.

The teams total salary cap is:
  • $142,674,767 per year
  • $2,743,746 per week

Active Squad:

Player (15)Sign MethodCapAgePositionBase SalaryCap UseCash Guarantee
Brandon Ingram$29,467,800Bird Max (25%)24SF($29,467,800)$29,467,80020.65$101,500,200
Jonas Valanciunas$14,000,000Bird29C($14,000,000)$14,000,0009.81-
Devonte' Graham$11,000,000Sign-and-Trade26PG($11,000,000)$11,000,0007.71$26,500,000
Zion Williamson$10,733,400Rookie21PF($10,733,400)$10,733,4007.52-
Tomas Satoransky$10,000,000Sign-and-Trade29SG($10,000,000)$10,000,0007.01-
Jaxson Hayes$5,348,280Rookie21C($5,348,280)$5,348,2803.75-
Garrett Temple$4,910,000Non-Bird35SG($4,910,000)$4,910,0003.44$5,155,500
Jr.Kira Lewis Jr.$3,822,240Rookie20PG($3,822,240)$3,822,2402.68-
-WalkerNickeil Alexander-Walker$3,261,480Rookie23SG($3,261,480)$3,261,4802.29-
IIITrey Murphy III$3,053,760Rookie21SG($3,053,760)$3,053,7602.14$3,206,640
Willy Hernangomez$2,327,220Non-Bird27C($2,327,220)$2,327,2201.63$5,003,523
Didi Louzada$1,786,878Non-Bird22SF($1,786,878)$1,786,8781.25$1,876,222
Wenyen Gabriel$1,762,796Minimum24PF-$1,762,7961.24-
Herbet Jones$1,700,000NT-MLE22SF($1,700,000)$1,700,0001.19$1,785,000
Naji Marshall$1,517,981NT-MLE23SF($1,517,981)$1,517,9811.06$1,782,621

Free Agents and Pending Draft Picks

Player (2)Base SalaryAgePositionSign MethodTrade BonusIncentiveCap Use
Lonzo Ball23PGRestricted Bird$14,359,935$27,509,455
Josh Hart26SGRestricted Bird$5,236,738$10,473,477

Signing Grants & Exceptions

TypeAmount (Remaining)Reason/NotesExpire Date
-Taxpayer Mid-Level Exception$9,536,000($7,836,000)Herbet Jones ($1,700,000)
-Annual Exception$3,732,000($3,732,000)
Exception$3,897,436($3,897,436)Nicolo Melli trade with DAL02/11/2022

Luxury Tax Breakdown

TypeTotals
2021 NBA Tax Threshold$136,606,000
Taxable Salaries$124,288,508
Luxury Tax Space$12,317,492

Totals:

Cap TypeTotal
Roster Cap$104,691,835
Holds$37,982,932
Salaries$142,674,767
2021 NBA Cap Max$112,414,000
Cap Max Space$-30,260,767
2021 NBA Cap Floor$101,173,000
Floor Space$-3,518,835

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