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Small Forward Age: 36 Exp: 15 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#13 overall), 2001 College: Arizona Agent(s): Todd W. Eley
  • Current Contract

    Richard Jefferson signed a 3 year / $7,612,500 contract with the Cleveland Cavaliers, including $5,000,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $2,537,500. In 2016-17, Jefferson will earn a base salary of $2,500,000. Jefferson has a cap hit of $2,500,000 while his dead money value is $5,000,000.

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $7,612,500
    Signing Bonus: -
    Average Salary: $2,537,500
    Signed Using: Mini MLE
    Free Agent: 2019 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Cap Hit Dead Cap
    2016-17 Contract details by year 35 $2,500,000 $2,500,000 $5,000,000
    2017-18 Contract details by year 36 $2,500,000 $2,500,000 $2,500,000
    2018-19 Contract details by year 37 $2,612,500 $2,612,500 -
    2019 Free Agent Year 38 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • 2018 non-guaranteed
    Sources: NBA contract specifics generally collected from media releases, Basketball Insiders & The Vertical.

     


    Previous Contracts

    2015-2015

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $1,499,187
    Signing Bonus: -
    Average Salary: $1,499,187
    Signed Using: Minimum
    Free Agent: 2016 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Cap Hit Dead
    2015-16 Contract details by year 34 $1,499,187 $947,276 $947,276
    • Cap Hold $980,431
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    A look at the calculated cash earnings for Richard Jefferson, including any upcoming years.

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Trade Kicker Total Cash
    2001-02 Player Cash Earnings $1,379,400 - - - $1,379,400
    2002-03 Player Cash Earnings $1,482,840 - - - $1,482,840
    2003-04 Player Cash Earnings $1,586,280 - - - $1,586,280
    2004-05 Player Cash Earnings $2,266,794 - - - $2,266,794
    2005-06 Player Cash Earnings $10,200,000 - - - $10,200,000
    2006-07 Player Cash Earnings $11,200,000 - - - $11,200,000
    2007-08 Player Cash Earnings $12,200,000 - - - $12,200,000
    2008-09 Player Cash Earnings $13,200,000 - - - $13,200,000
    2009-10 Player Cash Earnings $14,200,000 - - - $14,200,000
    2010-11 Player Cash Earnings $8,400,000 - - - $8,400,000
    2011-12 Player Cash Earnings $7,470,878 - - - $7,470,878
    2012-13 Player Cash Earnings $10,164,000 - - - $10,164,000
    2013-14 Player Cash Earnings $11,046,000 - - - $11,046,000
    2014-15 Player Cash Earnings $1,448,490 - - - $1,448,490
    2015-16 Player Cash Earnings $1,499,187 - - - $1,499,187
    2016-17 Player Cash Earnings $2,500,000 - - - $2,500,000
    Est. Earnings
    (16 seasons)
    $110,243,869 - - - $110,243,869
    2017-18 Player Cash Earnings $2,500,000 - - - $2,500,000
    2018-19 Player Cash Earnings $2,612,500 - - - $2,612,500
    $115,356,369 - - - $115,356,369
  • Fines & Suspensions

    A look at the reported fines & suspensions for Richard Jefferson, and the financial implications.

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    01/16/2017 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during CLE-GSW game
    01/10/2017 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during CLE-UTH game
    12/21/2016 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $4,000 for two technical fouls during MIL-CLE game
    12/21/2016 Player contract details by year Ejection $2,000 for ejection (two technical fouls) from MIL-CLE game
    05/27/2016 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during CLE-TOR game (playoff)
    11/14/2015 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during CLE-MIL game
    04/26/2015 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during HOU-DAL game (playoff)
    02/07/2014 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during UTH-DAL game
    11/02/2013 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during HOU-UTH game
    - $20,000
  • Statistics

    Season Team Games MPG FG% 3PT% FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PT
    2016 CLE 54 0.36 0.416 0.289 0.736 21 106 127 51 15 6 34 276
    2015 CLE 74 0.24 0.458 0.382 0.667 15 113 128 59 33 14 43 410
    2014 DAL 74 0.23 0.444 0.426 0.684 25 158 183 61 32 11 52 432
    2013 UTA 81 0.33 0.446 0.404 0.737 18 198 216 126 56 14 93 809
    2012 GS 55 0.18 0.459 0.326 0.717 4 79 83 31 14 7 23 174
    2011 GS 64 0.43 0.414 0.414 0.687 27 193 220 90 37 19 49 572
    2010 SA 55 0.57 0.476 0.431 0.732 41 185 226 80 27 23 64 641
    2009 SA 13 2.57 0.464 0.324 0.725 11 50 61 36 8 3 19 190
    2008 MIL 81 0.44 0.437 0.392 0.805 57 315 372 195 64 14 162 1578