Dirk Nowitzki

Power Forward Age: 37 Exp: 17 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#9 overall), 1998 College: International Agent(s): Holger Geschwinder
  • Current Contract

    Dirk Nowitzki signed a 3 year / $25,000,000 contract with the Dallas Mavericks, including $25,000,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $8,333,333. In 2015-16, Nowitzki will earn a base salary of $8,333,334. Nowitzki has a cap hit of $8,333,334 while his dead money value is $17,025,518.

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $25,000,000
    Signing Bonus: -
    Average Salary: $8,333,333
    Signed Using: Cap Space
    Free Agent: 2017 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Cap Hit Dead Cap
    2014-15 Contract details by year 36 $7,974,482 $7,974,482 $25,000,000
    2015-16 Contract details by year 37 $8,333,334 $8,333,334 $17,025,518
    2016-17 Contract details by year 38 $8,692,184 $8,692,184 $8,692,184
    2017 Free Agent Year UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • 2016 Player Option
    • No Trade Clause
    Sources: NBA contract specifics generally collected from media releases, Basketball Insiders & ShamSports.

    Previous Contracts

    2010-2013

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $80,000,000
    Signing Bonus: -
    Average Salary: $20,000,000
    Signed Using: Bird
    Free Agent: 2014 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Cap Hit Dead
    2010-11 Contract details by year 32 $17,278,618 $17,278,618 $80,000,000
    2011-12 Contract details by year 33 $15,367,434 $19,092,873 $62,721,382
    2012-13 Contract details by year 34 $20,907,128 $20,907,128 $43,628,509
    2013-14 Contract details by year 35 $22,721,381 $22,721,381 $22,721,381
    • 2011 82 games salary: $19,092,873
    • No Trade Clause
    • 2014 Cap Hold $23,857,450 (105% of 2013-14 salary)
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Trade Kicker Total Cash
    1998-1999 Player Cash Earnings $1,472,640 - - - $1,472,640
    1999-2000 Player Cash Earnings $1,583,040 - - - $1,583,040
    2000-2001 Player Cash Earnings $1,693,560 - - - $1,693,560
    2001-2002 Player Cash Earnings $2,157,595 - - - $2,157,595
    2002-2003 Player Cash Earnings $10,067,750 - - - $10,067,750
    2003-2004 Player Cash Earnings $11,326,219 - - - $11,326,219
    2004-2005 Player Cash Earnings $12,584,688 - - - $12,584,688
    2005-2006 Player Cash Earnings $13,843,156 - - - $13,843,156
    2006-2007 Player Cash Earnings $15,101,625 - - - $15,101,625
    2007-2008 Player Cash Earnings $16,360,094 - - - $16,360,094
    2008-2009 Player Cash Earnings $18,077,904 - - - $18,077,904
    2009-2010 Player Cash Earnings $19,795,714 - - - $19,795,714
    2010-2011 Player Cash Earnings $17,278,618 - - - $17,278,618
    2011-2012 Player Cash Earnings $15,367,434 - - - $15,367,434
    2012-2013 Player Cash Earnings $20,907,128 - - - $20,907,128
    2013-2014 Player Cash Earnings $22,721,381 - - - $22,721,381
    2014-2015 Player Cash Earnings $7,974,482 - - - $7,974,482
    Est. Earnings (17 seasons) $208,313,028 - - - $208,313,028
  • Fines

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    03/16/2015 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during OKC-DAL game
    03/06/2015 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during DAL-GSW game
    01/05/2015 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during DAL-BKN game
    11/09/2014 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during MIA-DAL game
    10/28/2014 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during DAL-SAS game
    04/28/2014 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during SAS-DAL game (playoff)
    04/23/2014 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during DAL-SAS game (playoff)
    03/16/2014 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $3,000 for technical foul during DAL-OKC game
    01/24/2014 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $3,000 for technical foul during DAL-BKN game
    01/18/2014 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during POR-DAL game
    01/15/2014 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during DAL-LAC game
    11/30/2013 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during MIN-DAL game
    11/20/2013 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during HOU-DAL game
    11/08/2013 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during DAL-MIN game
    - $30,000
  • 2015 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Dirk Nowitzki ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($8,333,334) Rank
    NBA: #90
    Western: #0
    Western Southwest: #0
    Dallas Mavericks: #3
    Power Forward: #13

    Total Cash ($8,333,334) Rank
    NBA: #89
    Power Forward: #13

    Average Annual ($8,333,333) Rank
    NBA: #86
    Power Forward: #12