Kobe Bryant

Shooting Guard Age: 36 Exp: 18 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#13 overall), 1996 College: Lower Merion High School (PA) Agent(s): Robert T. Pelinka
  • Current Contract

    Kobe Bryant signed a 2 year / $48,500,000 contract with the Los Angeles Lakers, including $48,500,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $24,250,000. In 2014-15, Bryant will earn a base salary of $23,500,000. Bryant has a cap hit of $23,500,000 while his dead money value is $48,500,000.

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $48,500,000
    Signing Bonus: -
    Average Salary: $24,250,000
    Signed Using: Bird
    Free Agent: 2016 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Cap Hit Dead Cap
    2014-15 Contract details by year $23,500,000 $23,500,000 $48,500,000
    2015-16 Contract details by year $25,000,000 $25,000,000 $25,000,000
    2016 Free Agent Year UFA  

    Previous Contracts

    2011-2013

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $83,547,447
    Signing Bonus: -
    Average Salary: $27,849,149
    Signed Using: Bird
    Free Agent: 0 /
    Year   Base Salary Cap Hit Dead
    2011-12 Contract details by year $20,318,738 $25,244,493 $83,547,447
    2012-13 Contract details by year $27,849,149 $27,849,149 $58,302,954
    2013-14 Contract details by year $30,453,805 $30,453,805 $78,953,805
    • No-Trade Clause
    • 15% Moot Trade Kicker
    • 2011: 82 game salary $25,244,493
    • 2013: 80% of salary ($24,363,044) due on 11/1/13
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Trade Kicker Total Cash
    1996-1997 Player Cash Earnings $1,015,000 - - - $1,015,000
    1997-1998 Player Cash Earnings $1,167,240 - - - $1,167,240
    1998-1999 Player Cash Earnings $1,319,000 - - - $1,319,000
    1999-2000 Player Cash Earnings $9,000,000 - - - $9,000,000
    2000-2001 Player Cash Earnings $10,130,000 - - - $10,130,000
    2001-2002 Player Cash Earnings $11,250,000 - - - $11,250,000
    2002-2003 Player Cash Earnings $12,375,000 - - - $12,375,000
    2003-2004 Player Cash Earnings $13,500,000 - - - $13,500,000
    2004-2005 Player Cash Earnings $14,175,000 - - - $14,175,000
    2005-2006 Player Cash Earnings $15,946,875 - - - $15,946,875
    2006-2007 Player Cash Earnings $17,718,750 - - - $17,718,750
    2007-2008 Player Cash Earnings $19,490,625 - - - $19,490,625
    2008-2009 Player Cash Earnings $21,262,500 - - - $21,262,500
    2009-2010 Player Cash Earnings $23,034,375 - - - $23,034,375
    2010-2011 Player Cash Earnings $24,806,250 - - - $24,806,250
    2011-2012 Player Cash Earnings $20,318,738 - - - $20,318,738
    2012-2013 Player Cash Earnings $27,849,149 - - - $27,849,149
    2013-2014 Player Cash Earnings $30,453,805 - - - $30,453,805
    2014-2015 Player Cash Earnings $23,500,000 - - - $23,500,000
    Est. Earnings (19 seasons) $298,312,307 - - - $298,312,307
  • Fines

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    12/15/2014 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during LAL-IND game
    11/26/2014 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during MEM-LAL game
    10/29/2014 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during LAL-PHX game
    10/28/2014 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during HOU-LAL game
    11/13/2012 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during SAS-LAL game
    10/31/2012 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during LAL-POR game
    04/13/2011 Player contract details by year Cursing $100,000 Homophobic slur to a referee against San Antonio (SAS)
    - $112,000
  • 2014 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Kobe Bryant ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($23,500,000) Rank
    NBA: #1
    Western: #0
    Western Pacific: #0
    Los Angeles Lakers: #1
    Shooting Guard: #1

    Total Cash ($23,500,000) Rank
    NBA: #1
    Shooting Guard: #1

    Average Annual ($24,250,000) Rank
    NBA: #2
    Shooting Guard: #1