Milwaukee Bucks

Milwaukee Bucks 2022-23 Salary Cap

Bucks 2022-23 Salary Cap

An updated look at the Milwaukee Bucks 2022 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 (18) Pos. Cap Figure Base
Salary
Likely
Incent.
Unlikely
Incent.
Trade
Bonus
Cap
Figure
Cap %
Team
Cap %
League
Cash Remaining
(Guaranteed)
Notes
Antetokounmpo Giannis Antetokounmpo PF $42,492,492 $42,492,492 - - - $42,492,492 22.23 34.36 $188,855,520
($188,855,520)
Vet Extension / Bird
Middleton Khris Middleton SF $37,948,276 $37,948,276 - - - $37,948,276 19.85 30.69 $78,344,828
($78,344,828)
Free Agent / Bird
Holiday Jrue Holiday SG $33,665,040 $32,544,000 $1,121,040 $4,752,000 - $33,665,040 17.61 27.22 $104,864,000
($104,864,000)
Vet Extension / Bird
Lopez Brook Lopez C $13,906,976 $13,906,976 - - - $13,906,976 7.27 11.25 $13,906,976
($13,906,976)
Free Agent / Space
Portis Bobby Portis PF $10,843,350 $10,843,350 - - - $10,843,350 5.67 8.77 $48,578,208
($48,578,208)
Free Agent / Early Bird
Allen Grayson Allen SG $8,500,000 $8,500,000 - $1,275,000 - $8,500,000 4.45 6.87 $17,000,000
($17,000,000)
Rk Extension / Bird
Ingles Joe Ingles SF $6,479,000 $6,479,000 - - - $6,479,000 3.39 5.24 $6,479,000
($6,479,000)
Free Agent / T-MLE
Connaughton Pat Connaughton SG $5,728,393 $5,728,393 - - - $5,728,393 3.00 4.63 $34,000,000
($34,000,000)
Free Agent / Early Bird
Hill George Hill PG $4,000,000 $4,000,000 - - - $4,000,000 2.09 3.23 $4,000,000
($4,000,000)
Free Agent / T-MLE
Nwora Jordan Nwora PF $3,000,000 $2,800,000 $200,000 - - $3,000,000 1.57 2.43 $5,800,000
($5,800,000)
Free Agent / Early Bird
Beauchamp MarJon Beauchamp SG $2,485,200 $2,485,200 - - - $2,485,200 1.30 2.01 $12,609,596
($5,094,600)
Drafted / Rookie Scale
Carter Jevon Carter PG $2,100,000 $2,100,000 - - - $2,100,000 1.10 1.70 $4,339,943
($4,339,943)
Free Agent / Non-Bird
Antetokounmpo Thanasis Antetokounmpo SF $1,878,720 $1,878,720 - - - $1,878,720 0.98 1.52 $1,878,720
($1,878,720)
Free Agent / Minimum
Ibaka Serge Ibaka C $1,836,090 $2,905,851 - - - $1,836,090 0.96 1.48 $2,905,851
($2,905,851)
Free Agent / Minimum
Matthews Wesley Matthews SG $1,836,090 $2,905,851 - - - $1,836,090 0.96 1.48 $2,905,851
($2,905,851)
Free Agent / Minimum
Training Camp/Exhibit 10, Exhibit 9
BoldenMarques Bolden C $1,836,090 $1,836,090 - $1,836,090 - - - Exhibit-10
VildozaLuca Vildoza PG $1,836,090 $1,836,090 - $1,836,090 - - - Exhibit-10
WiggintonLindell Wigginton SG $1,637,966 $1,637,966 - $1,637,966 - - - Exhibit-10


2022-23 Two-Way

Players signed to Two-Way contracts that are currently designated to G-League affiliate. Two-way salaries do not count against a team's Total Cap Allocations.

Player (2) Pos.
GreenAJ Green PG          
MamukelashviliSandro Mamukelashvili C          


2022-23 Cap Holds

Cap holds represent "placeholders" for pending free agents, unsigned draft picks, offer sheets, etc... Since the Bucks are currently over the league salary cap, these cap holds do not count against their Total Cap figure. Renouncing these cap holds will NOT afford the team any new cap space. These figures are not counted toward a team's Luxury Tax Allocation.

Player (2) Pos. Qualifying Offer Likely Incent. Unlikely Incent. Trade Kicker Cap Figure Rights
IbakaSerge Ibaka C - $12,637,170 Early Bird
TeagueJeff Teague PG - $1,836,090 Non-Bird


Exceptions

Exceptions are essentially "grants" offering teams an additional way to sign players. Exceptions can be split up for multiple player signings, however only one of these exceptions may be used in a season and they cannot be combined.

Taxpayer Mid-Level Exception Details is awarded annually to teams who are above the cap and above the Luxury Tax Apron ($156,938,000) and can be used for contracts up to 3 years in length.

Trade Exception Details becomes available when a team relinquishes more salary than it acquires during a trade. The "credit" balance remains as an exception that can be used within the next year to acquire salary via trade without further relinquishing additional salary.

Type Reason (Used On) Original Available
Taxpayer Mid-Level
Joe Ingles
($6,479,000)
$6,479,000 $0


2022-23 Luxury Tax Totals

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

Type Totals
2022 NBA Luxury Tax Threshold $150,267,000
Total Taxable Salaries $176,699,627
Current Luxury Tax Space $-26,432,627
Est. Luxury Tax Bill $69,838,669


2022-23 Milwaukee Bucks Salary Cap Totals

The Bucks are currently over the league salary cap. This means Cap Holds & Exceptions are NOT included in their Total Cap Allocations, and renouncing these figures will not afford them any cap space. The team may only sign outside players using any available exceptions or at league minimum salaries.

Cap Type Cap Total
Active Roster Cap $176,699,627
Cap Holds $14,473,260
Total Cap Allocations $191,172,887
Salary Cap Maximum
2022 NBA Salary Cap Max $123,655,000
Current Cap Space $-67,517,887
 

2022-23 Practical Cap Space

Available Practical Cap Space: $-65,681,797 — $-53,044,627

$-65,681,797
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.

$-53,044,627
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
1/10/2023 Lindell Wigginton 2022-23 Guaranteed $1,637,966
1/10/2023 Marques Bolden 2022-23 Guaranteed $1,836,090
5/31/2023 Jordan Nwora 2022-23 Incentive Bonus — 2nd-Round of Playoffs - TBD $200,000
6/29/2023 Luca Vildoza 2023-24 Qualifying Offer $2,295,113
6/29/2023 Khris Middleton 2023-24 Player Option $40,396,552
6/29/2023 Jevon Carter 2023-24 Player Option $2,239,943
6/29/2023 AJ Green 2023-24 Qualifying Offer $1,637,975
6/29/2023 Marques Bolden 2023-24 Qualifying Offer $2,295,113
6/29/2023 Lindell Wigginton 2023-24 Qualifying Offer $2,174,849
10/31/2023 MarJon Beauchamp 2024-25 Club Option $2,733,720
5/31/2024 Jordan Nwora 2023-24 Incentive Bonus — 2nd-Round of Playoffs - TBD $200,000
10/31/2024 MarJon Beauchamp 2025-26 Club Option $4,781,276
6/29/2025 Bobby Portis 2025-26 Player Option $13,445,754
6/29/2026 MarJon Beauchamp 2026-27 Qualifying Offer $6,990,226