Chris Paul

Point Guard Age: 30 Exp: 10 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#4 overall), 2005 College: Wake Forest Agent(s): Leon Rose
  • Current Contract

    Chris Paul signed a 5 year / $107,343,477 contract with the Los Angeles Clippers, including $107,343,477 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $21,468,695. In 2015-16, Paul will earn a base salary of $21,468,696. Paul has a cap hit of $21,468,696 while his dead money value is $68,606,484.

    Contract: 5 yr(s) / $107,343,477
    Signing Bonus: -
    Average Salary: $21,468,695
    Signed Using: Bird
    Free Agent: 2018 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Cap Hit Dead Cap
    2013-14 Contract details by year 27 $18,668,431 $18,668,431 $107,343,478
    2014-15 Contract details by year 28 $20,068,563 $20,068,563 $88,675,047
    2015-16 Contract details by year 29 $21,468,696 $21,468,696 $68,606,484
    2016-17 Contract details by year 30 $22,868,828 $22,868,828 $47,137,788
    2017-18 Contract details by year 31 $24,268,959 $24,268,959 $24,268,960
    2018 Free Agent Year 32 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • 2017 Early Termination Option
    • Trade Kicker: 15%
    Sources: NBA contract specifics generally collected from media releases, Basketball Insiders & ShamSports.

    Previous Contracts

    2009-2012

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $63,629,415
    Signing Bonus: -
    Average Salary: $15,907,354
    Signed Using:
    Free Agent: 2013 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Cap Hit Dead
    2009-10 Contract details by year 23 $15,000,000 $15,000,000 -
    2010-11 Contract details by year 24 $14,490,152 $14,490,152 -
    2011-12 Contract details by year 25 $13,167,648 $16,359,805 -
    2012-13 Contract details by year 26 $17,779,458 $17,779,458 -
    • 2011 82 game salary $16,359,805 
    • 2012 Player Option exercised per trade
    Spotrac Premium Tools

    To see the rest of the Chris Paul's contract information, plus gain access to all of Spotrac's Premium tools, sign up today. Already Subscribed? Login Here

  • Estimated Career Earnings

    A look at the calculated cash earnings for Chris Paul, including any upcoming years.

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Trade Kicker Total Cash
    2005-2006 Player Cash Earnings $3,144,240 - - - $3,144,240
    2006-2007 Player Cash Earnings $3,380,160 - - - $3,380,160
    2007-2008 Player Cash Earnings $3,615,960 - - - $3,615,960
    2008-2009 Player Cash Earnings $4,574,189 - - - $4,574,189
    2009-2010 Player Cash Earnings $15,000,000 - - - $15,000,000
    2010-2011 Player Cash Earnings $14,490,152 - - - $14,490,152
    2011-2012 Player Cash Earnings $13,167,648 - - - $13,167,648
    2012-2013 Player Cash Earnings $17,779,458 - - - $17,779,458
    2013-2014 Player Cash Earnings $18,668,431 - - - $18,668,431
    2014-2015 Player Cash Earnings $20,068,563 - - - $20,068,563
    2015-2016 Player Cash Earnings $21,468,696 - - - $21,468,696
    Est. Earnings (11 seasons) $135,357,497 - - - $135,357,497
    2016-2017 Player Cash Earnings $22,868,828 - - - $22,868,828
    2017-2018 Player Cash Earnings $24,268,959 - - - $24,268,959
    $182,495,284 - - - $182,495,284
  • Fines & Suspensions

    A look at the reported fines & suspensions for Chris Paul, and the financial implications.

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    04/23/2016 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during LAC-POR game (playoff)
    03/28/2016 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $4,000 for technical foul during BOS-LAC game
    03/23/2016 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $4,000 for technical foul during LAC-GSW game
    03/16/2016 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $3,000 for technical foul during LAC-HOU game
    02/20/2016 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $3,000 for technical foul during GSW-LAC game
    02/03/2016 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $3,000 for technical foul during MIN-LAC game
    01/22/2016 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $3,000 for technical foul during LAC-NYK game
    01/18/2016 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $3,000 for technical foul during HOU-LAC game
    01/10/2016 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during NOP-LAC game
    12/28/2015 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during LAC-WAS game
    11/27/2015 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during NOP-LAC game
    11/04/2015 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during LAC-GSW game
    10/29/2015 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during DAL-LAC game
    04/28/2015 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during SAS-LAC game (playoff)
    03/09/2015 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during LAC-MIN game
    02/07/2015 Player contract details by year Criticism of Referees $25,000 for criticism of referee during LAC-CLE game
    02/05/2015 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during LAC-CLE game
    01/11/2015 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during MIA-LAC game
    12/19/2014 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during LAC-DEN game
    11/05/2014 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during LAC-GSW game
    05/09/2014 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $4,000 for technical foul during OKC-LAC game (playoff)
    05/07/2014 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during LAC-OKC game (playoff)
    04/24/2014 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during LAC-GSW game (playoff)
    04/02/2014 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $3,000 for technical foul during LAC-PHX game
    03/29/2014 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $3,000 for technical foul during LAC-HOU game
    03/27/2014 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $3,000 for technical foul during LAC-DAL game
    03/17/2014 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $3,000 for technical foul during LAC-DEN game
    03/08/2014 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $3,000 for technical foul during ATL-LAC game
    02/23/2014 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during LAC-OKC game
    02/21/2014 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during LAC-MEM game
    12/28/2013 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during UTH-LAC game
    11/27/2013 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during NYK-LAC game
    11/07/2013 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during LAC-MIA game
    05/03/2013 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $7,000 for 2 technical fouls and ejection in LAC-MEM game (playoff)
    04/25/2013 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul in LAC-MEM game (playoff)
    11/03/2012 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during GSW-LAC game
    02/11/2011 Player contract details by year $15,000 Verbally abusing referees against New Jersey (NJ)
    - $131,000