LeBron James

Small Forward Age: 30 Exp: 11 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#1 overall), 2003 College: St. Vincent–St. Mary High School Agent(s): Rich Paul
  • Current Contract

    LeBron James signed a 2 year / $42,217,798 contract with the Cleveland Cavaliers, including $42,217,798 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $21,108,899.

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $42,217,798
    Signing Bonus: -
    Average Salary: $21,108,899
    Signed Using: Cap Space
    Free Agent: 2016 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Cap Hit Dead Cap
    2014 Contract details by year $20,644,400 $20,644,400 $42,217,798
    2015 Contract details by year $21,573,398 $21,573,398 $21,573,398
    2016 Free Agent Year UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • 2015 Player Option
    • 15% Trade Kicker
    Sources: NBA contract specifics generally collected from media releases, Basketball Insiders & ShamSports.

    Previous Contracts

    2010-2013

    Contract: 6 yr(s) / $109,837,500
    Signing Bonus: -
    Average Salary: $18,306,250
    Signed Using: Bird
    Free Agent: 2014 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Cap Hit Dead
    2010 Contract details by year $14,500,000 $14,500,000 $109,837,500
    2011 Contract details by year $12,896,159 $16,022,500 $95,337,500
    2012 Contract details by year $17,545,000 $17,545,000 $79,315,000
    2013 Contract details by year $19,067,500 $19,067,500 $61,770,000
    2014 Contract details by year $20,590,000 $20,590,000 $42,702,500
    2015 Contract details by year $22,112,500 $22,112,500 $22,112,500
    • 2011 82 game salary $16,022,500
    • 2014 Early Termination Option (by 6/29/2014) exercised
    • 2015 Player Option voided
    • 15% Trade Kicker
    • 2014 Cap Hold $20,020,875 (105% of 2013-14 salary)
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Trade Kicker Total Cash
    2003-2004 Player Cash Earnings $4,018,290 - - - $4,018,290
    2004-2005 Player Cash Earnings $4,320,360 - - - $4,320,360
    2005-2006 Player Cash Earnings $4,621,800 - - - $4,621,800
    2006-2007 Player Cash Earnings $5,828,090 - - - $5,828,090
    2007-2008 Player Cash Earnings $13,041,250 - - - $13,041,250
    2008-2009 Player Cash Earnings $14,410,581 - - - $14,410,581
    2009-2010 Player Cash Earnings $15,779,912 - - - $15,779,912
    2010-2011 Player Cash Earnings $14,500,000 - - - $14,500,000
    2011-2012 Player Cash Earnings $12,896,159 - - - $12,896,159
    2012-2013 Player Cash Earnings $17,545,000 - - - $17,545,000
    2013-2014 Player Cash Earnings $19,067,500 - - - $19,067,500
    2014-2015 Player Cash Earnings $20,644,400 - - - $20,644,400
    Est. Earnings $146,673,342 - - - $146,673,342
  • Fines

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    12/26/2014 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during CLE-ORL game
    12/25/2014 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during CLE-MIA game
    06/08/2014 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during MIA-SAS game (playoff)
    05/12/2014 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during MIA-BKN game (playoff)
    04/04/2014 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during MIN-MIA game
    03/09/2014 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during MIA-CHI game
    02/11/2014 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during MIA-PHX game
    02/05/2014 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during MIA-LAC game
    01/26/2014 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during SAS-MIA game
    06/01/2013 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $3,000 for technical foul during MIA-IND game (playoff)
    05/30/2013 Player contract details by year Flopping $5,000 for flopping during MIA-IND game
    05/28/2013 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $3,000 for technical foul during MIA-IND game (playoff)
    05/10/2013 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during MIA-CHI game (playoff)
    05/08/2013 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during CHI-MIA game (playoff)
    01/28/2010 Player contract details by year $25,000 Kicking a water bottle against Minnesota (MIN)
    - $58,000
  • 2014 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how LeBron James ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($20,644,400) Rank
    NBA: #0
    Eastern: #0
    Eastern Central: #0
    Cleveland Cavaliers: #0
    Small Forward: #0

    Total Cash ($20,644,400) Rank
    NBA: #0
    Small Forward: #0

    Average Annual ($21,108,899) Rank
    NBA: #0
    Small Forward: #0