Indiana Pacers

Indiana Pacers 2023-24 Salary Cap

Pacers 2023-24 Salary Cap

An updated look at the Indiana Pacers 2023 salary cap table, including team cap space, dead cap figures, and complete breakdowns of player cap hits, salaries, and bonuses.

Player Option
Club Option
Non-Guaranteed
Estimate
Player (12) Pos. Cap Figure Base
Salary
Likely
Incent.
Unlikely
Incent.
Trade
Bonus
Cap
Figure
Cap %
Team
Cap %
League
Cash Remaining
(Guaranteed)
Notes
Hield Buddy Hield SG $19,279,841 $18,568,183 $711,658 $2,826,287 - $19,279,841 15.80 14.39 $19,279,841
($18,568,183)
Acquired via Trade
Theis Daniel Theis C $9,108,386 $9,108,386 - - - $9,108,386 7.46 6.80 $18,630,790
($9,108,386)
Acquired via Trade
McConnell T.J. McConnell PG $8,700,000 $8,700,000 - $400,000 - $8,700,000 7.13 6.49 $18,000,000
($13,700,000)
Free Agent / Early Bird
Mathurin Bennedict Mathurin SF $6,916,080 $6,916,080 - - - $6,916,080 5.67 5.16 $23,349,373
($6,916,080)
Drafted / Rookie Scale
Haliburton Tyrese Haliburton PG $5,808,435 $5,808,435 - - - $5,808,435 4.76 4.33 $5,808,435
($0)
Acquired via Trade
G'teed: $0
Nesmith Aaron Nesmith SF $5,634,257 $5,634,257 - - - $5,634,257 4.62 4.20 $5,634,257
($0)
Acquired via Trade
G'teed: $0
Smith Jalen Smith PF $5,043,773 $5,043,773 - - - $5,043,773 4.13 3.76 $10,461,159
($10,461,159)
Free Agent / Early Bird
Duarte Chris Duarte SG $4,124,400 $4,124,400 - - - $4,124,400 3.38 3.08 $10,018,168
($4,124,400)
Drafted / Rookie Scale
Jackson Isaiah Jackson PF $2,696,280 $2,696,280 - - - $2,696,280 2.21 2.01 $7,131,661
($2,696,280)
Drafted / Rookie Scale
Nembhard Andrew Nembhard PG $2,131,905 $2,131,905 - - - $2,131,905 1.75 1.59 $6,339,055
($4,151,604)
Drafted / Space
Taylor Terry Taylor G $1,836,096 $1,836,096 - - - $1,836,096 1.50 1.37 $1,836,096
($0)
RoS / NT-MLE
G'teed: $0
Training Camp/Exhibit 10, Exhibit 9
SirvydisDeividas Sirvydis SF $2,295,113 $2,295,113 - $2,295,113 - - - Exhibit-10


2023-24 Dead/Retained Cap

Cap breakdowns for players who have been released or served 10-day contracts. All count against the team's Total Cap Allocations.

Player (3) Pos. Base Salary Likely
Incent.
Unlikely
Incent.
Trade Bonus Cap Figure Cap % Notes
StauskasNik Stauskas SG $702,311 - - - $702,311 0.58 Waived
MorganJuwan Morgan SF $576,230 - - - $576,230 0.47 Waived
FittsMalik Fitts PF $555,217 - - - $555,217 0.45 Waived


2023-24 Cap Holds

Cap holds represent "placeholders" for pending free agents, unsigned draft picks, offer sheets, etc... Since the Pacers are currently under the cap, all of these figures are included in their Total Cap Figure.

Player (7) Pos. Qualifying Offer Likely Incent. Unlikely Incent. Trade Kicker Cap Figure Rights
TurnerMyles Turner C - $27,000,000 Bird
BitadzeGoga Bitadze C $6,762,016 $14,296,017 Restricted Bird
BrownKendall Brown SF $1,989,698 $1,989,698 Two-Way
GallowayLangston Galloway SG - $1,989,698 Non-Bird
JohnsonJames Johnson PF - $1,989,698 Non-Bird
Washington Jr.Duane Washington Jr. PG $1,836,090 $1,836,090 Two-Way
BrissettOshae Brissett SF - $1,805,205 Bird


2023-24 Luxury Tax Totals

Denotes the Pacers current standing in terms of the luxury tax threshold. Teams that spend over the threshold pay fines (estimated below).

Type Totals
2023 NBA Luxury Tax Threshold $162,000,000
Total Taxable Salaries $73,113,211
Current Luxury Tax Space $88,886,789


2023-24 Indiana Pacers Salary Cap Totals

The Pacers are currently under the league salary cap, meaning all Cap Holds & Exceptions are included in their Total Cap Allocations. The Cap Max Space figure below represents how much salary cap remains after all allocations are included.

Cap Type Cap Total
Active Roster Cap $71,279,453
Dead Money $1,833,758
Cap Holds $50,906,406
Total Cap Allocations $124,019,617
Salary Cap Maximum
2023 NBA Salary Cap Max $134,000,000
Current Cap Space $9,980,383
Salary Cap Floor
2023 NBA Salary Cap Floor $120,600,000
Current Floor Space $47,486,789
 

2023-24 Practical Cap Space

Available Practical Cap Space: $75,096,621 — $76,930,379

$75,096,621
Projected Practical Cap Space:

This is calculated by determining all guaranteed salaries + any dead cap from non-guaranteed salaries + estimated exercised and declined options + estimated retained cap holds and draft pool cap holds.

$76,930,379
Maximum Possible Cap Space:

This is calculated by determining all guaranteed salaries + any dead cap from non-guaranteed salaries. All other options, cap holds, exceptions are assumed as declined, waived or renounced.





Deadlines

Deadline Date Player Type Value
10/31/2022 Chris Duarte 2023-24 Club Option $4,124,400
10/31/2022 Isaiah Jackson 2023-24 Club Option $2,696,280
10/31/2022 Aaron Nesmith 2023-24 Club Option $5,634,257
10/31/2022 Tyrese Haliburton 2023-24 Club Option $5,808,435
6/29/2023 Deividas Sirvydis 2023-24 Qualifying Offer $2,295,113
6/29/2023 Kendall Brown 2023-24 Qualifying Offer — Two-Way $1,989,698
6/30/2023 Terry Taylor 2023-24 Guaranteed $1,836,096
6/30/2023 Goga Bitadze 2023-24 Qualifying Offer $6,762,016
10/31/2023 Chris Duarte 2024-25 Club Option $5,893,768
10/31/2023 Isaiah Jackson 2024-25 Club Option $4,435,381
10/31/2023 Bennedict Mathurin 2024-25 Club Option $7,245,720
6/21/2024 T.J. McConnell 2024-25 Guaranteed — one day after 2024 NBA Draft $9,300,000
6/29/2024 Daniel Theis 2024-25 Club Option $9,522,404
6/29/2024 Jalen Smith 2024-25 Player Option $5,417,386
6/30/2024 Chris Duarte 2025-26 Qualifying Offer $8,151,081
6/30/2024 Terry Taylor 2024-25 Qualifying Offer $2,295,120
6/30/2024 Aaron Nesmith 2024-25 Qualifying Offer $7,837,252
6/30/2024 Tyrese Haliburton 2024-25 Qualifying Offer $7,992,407
10/31/2024 Bennedict Mathurin 2025-26 Club Option $9,187,573
6/29/2025 Andrew Nembhard 2025-26 Club Option $2,187,451
6/30/2025 Isaiah Jackson 2025-26 Qualifying Offer $6,422,432
6/29/2026 Bennedict Mathurin 2026-27 Qualifying Offer $12,256,222