Cameron Payne

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Point Guard Age: 27-17d Exp: 6 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#14 overall), 2015 College: Murray State Agent(s):

Active (Hamstring)

Payne is battling a hamstring injury and will not take the court for the Suns.

 

Suns – The Athletic

  • Current Contract

    Cameron Payne signed a 3 year / $19,000,000 contract with the Phoenix Suns, including $14,500,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $6,333,333. In 2021-22, Payne will earn a base salary of $6,500,000, while carrying a cap hit of $6,500,000 and a dead cap value of $6,500,000.

    Non-Guaranteed
    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $19,000,000
    Average Salary: $6,333,333
    Guaranteed at Signing $14,500,000
    Signed Using: Free Agent/Early Bird
    Free Agent: 2024 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Likely Incent. Unlikely Incent. Trade Bonus Cap Hit Yearly Cash Guaranteed
    2021-22 Contract details by year 27 $6,500,000 - - - $6,500,000 $6,500,000($6,500,000) $6,500,000
    2022-23 Contract details by year 28 $6,000,000 - - - $6,000,000 $6,000,000($12,500,000) $6,000,000
    2023-24 Contract details by year 29 $6,500,000 - - - $6,500,000 $6,500,000($19,000,000) $2,000,000
    2024 Free Agent Year 30 UFA  
    Trade Restriction: This player cannot be traded until Jan 15, 2022.
    Contract Notes:
    • 2023-24 $2,000,000 guaranteed, fully guaranteed on 6/29/2023
    Sources: Spotrac

    Previous Contracts

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    2019-2020

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $3,714,156
    Average Salary: $1,857,078
    Guaranteed at Signing $3,714,156
    Signed Using: Free Agent/Minimum
    Free Agent: 2021 / UFA

    2019-2020

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $2,173,299
    Average Salary: $1,086,650
    Guaranteed at Signing $196,288
    Signed Using: Rest Of Season/Minimum
    Free Agent: 2021 / UFA

    2018-2018

    Contract: 10 day(s) / $88,531
    Average Salary: $8,853
    Guaranteed at Signing $88,531
    Signed Using: Ten Day/Minimum

    2018-2018

    Contract: 10 day(s) / $88,531
    Average Salary: $8,853
    Signed Using: Ten Day/Minimum

    2016-2016Retained

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $1,503,589
    Average Salary: $1,503,589
    Signed Using: Retained

    2015-2018Entry Level

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $9,600,735
    Average Salary: $2,400,184
    Guaranteed at Signing $4,134,000
    Signed Using: Entry Level/Rookie
    Free Agent: 2019 / RFA
  • Estimated Career Earnings

    A look at the calculated cash earnings for Cameron Payne, including any upcoming years.

    Year Team Awards Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Trade Kicker Total Cash
    2015-16 Player Cash Earnings $2,021,520 - - - $2,021,520
    2016-17 Player Cash Earnings $608,891 - - - $608,891
    2016-17 Player Cash Earnings $1,503,589 - - - $1,503,589
    2017-18 Player Cash Earnings $2,203,440 - - - $2,203,440
    2018-19 Player Cash Earnings $3,263,295 - - - $3,263,295
    2018-19 Player Cash Earnings $88,531 - - - $88,531
    2018-19 Player Cash Earnings $88,531 - - - $88,531
    2019-20* Player Cash Earnings $150,000 - - - $150,000
    2019-20* Player Cash Earnings $196,288 - - - $196,288
    2020-21 Player Cash Earnings $1,977,011 - - - $1,977,011
    2021-22 Player Cash Earnings $6,500,000 - - - $6,500,000
    Est. Earnings
    (7 seasons)
    $18,601,096 - - - $18,601,096
    2022-23 Player Cash Earnings $6,000,000 - - - $6,000,000
    2023-24 Player Cash Earnings $6,500,000 - - - $6,500,000
    $31,101,096 - - - $31,101,096
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Incentive Trade Kicker Total Cash
    2 seasons Player Cash Earnings $3,525,109 - - - $3,525,109
    3 seasons Player Cash Earnings $6,075,626 - - - $6,075,626
    2 seasons Player Cash Earnings $177,062 - - - $177,062
    1 seasons Player Cash Earnings $150,000 - - - $150,000
    3 seasons Player Cash Earnings $8,673,299 - - - $8,673,299

    * earnings may include deduction of original cashed earned due to shortened season

  • Transactions

    Aug 6 2021Signed 3 year $19 million contract with Phoenix (PHX)
    Jun 26 2021Fined $3,000 for technical foul during PHX-LAC game (playoff)
    Jun 20 2021Fined $3,000 for technical foul during LAC-PHX game (playoff)
    May 23 2021Fined $2,000 for ejection (two technical fouls) from LAL-PHX (playoff)
    May 23 2021Fined $2,000 for technical foul during LAL-PHX game (playoff)
    May 23 2021Fined $2,000 for technical foul during LAL-PHX game (playoff)
    May 9 2021Fined $2,000 for technical foul during PHX-LAL game
    Nov 18 2020Phoenix (PHX) exercised $1.98 million option for 2020-21; triggers $25k guaranteed
    Jun 30 2020Signed a Rest-of-Season contract with Phoenix (PHX) - includes 2020 Club Option
    Oct 19 2019Waived by Toronto (TOR)
    Jul 24 2019Signed a 2 year $3.7 million contract with Toronto (TOR)
    Jan 16 2019Signed a 10-day contract with Cleveland (CLE)
    Jan 6 2019Signed a 10-day contract with Cleveland (CLE)
    Jan 3 2019Waived by Chicago (CHI)
    Mar 23 2018Fined $2,000 for technical foul during MIL-CHI game
    Oct 27 2017Chicago (CHI) exercised $3.26 million option for 2018-19
    Feb 23 2017Traded to Chicago (CHI) from Oklahoma City (OKC) with Joffrey Lauvergne and Anthony Morrow for Taj Gibson, Doug McDermott and 2018 2nd round pick
    Jan 15 2017Fined $2,000 for technical foul during OKC-SAC game
    Oct 29 2016Oklahoma City (OKC) exercised $2.2 million option for 2017-2018
    Jul 10 2015Signed a 2 year $4.13 million contract with Oklahoma City (OKC)
    Jun 25 2015Drafted by Oklahoma City (OKC): Round 1 (#14 overall)
  • Fines & Suspensions

    A look at the reported fines & suspensions for Cameron Payne, and the financial implications.

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    06/26/2021 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $3,000 for technical foul during PHX-LAC game (playoff)
    06/20/2021 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $3,000 for technical foul during LAC-PHX game (playoff)
    05/23/2021 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during LAL-PHX game (playoff)
    05/23/2021 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during LAL-PHX game (playoff)
    05/23/2021 Player contract details by year Ejection $2,000 for ejection (two technical fouls) from LAL-PHX (playoff)
    05/09/2021 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during PHX-LAL game
    03/23/2018 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during MIL-CHI game
    01/15/2017 Player contract details by year Technical Foul $2,000 for technical foul during OKC-SAC game
    - $18,000
  • Statistics

    Season Team Games MPG FG% 3PT% FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PT Prod Pts
    2021 PHO 2 15 0.286 0.167 0.625 0.50 2.00 2.50 3.50 0.50 0.00 2.00 7.00 14.25
    2020 PHO 60 17.98 0.484 0.440 0.893 0.27 2.13 2.40 3.62 0.60 0.27 1.00 8.42 17.46
    2019 PHO 8 22.88 0.485 0.517 0.857 0.50 3.38 3.88 3.00 1.00 0.25 1.38 10.88 21.15
    2018 CLE 40 17.8 0.430 0.298 0.805 0.33 1.48 1.80 2.65 0.70 0.23 1.13 6.25 13.11
    2017 CHI 25 23.24 0.405 0.385 0.750 0.72 2.04 2.76 4.52 1.04 0.36 1.44 8.84 20.29
    2016 CHI 31 14.9 0.332 0.314 0.625 0.10 1.45 1.55 1.77 0.45 0.16 0.97 5.16 9.94
    2015 OKC 57 12.23 0.410 0.324 0.792 0.16 1.33 1.49 1.89 0.63 0.11 0.77 4.96 10.30
    Totals 223 16.79 0.425 0.370 0.813 0.29 1.75 2.04 2.83 0.67 0.21 1.03 6.82 14.22