Paul George

LA Clippers, Shooting Guard
Age: 34-51d (May 02, 1990)
Exp: 14 Years
Country: US
College: Fresno State
Drafted: Round 1 (#10 overall), 2010
Agent(s): Aaron Mintz
2024-25 Cap Hit

$48,787,676

2024-25 Cash

$48,787,676

Career Earnings

$305,332,086

2021-2024 Maximum Veteran Extension (CURRENT)

Paul George signed a 4 year , $176,265,466 contract with the LA Clippers, including $176,265,466 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $44,066,367. In 2024-25, George will earn a base salary of $48,787,676, while carrying a cap hit of $48,787,676 and a dead cap value of $48,787,676.
Contract Terms:
4 yr(s) / $176,265,466
Average Salary:
$44,066,367
GTD at Sign:
$176,265,466
Total GTD:
$176,265,466
Signed Using:
Bird Rights
Free Agent:
2025 / UFA
Year Age Status Cap HitAnnual Cap % League Cap Luxury Tax Tax % League Tax Cash Annual Cash Cumulative
2021-22 31 $39,344,900 35.00% $39,344,900 28.80% $39,344,900 $39,344,900
2022-23 32 $42,492,492 34.36% $42,492,492 28.28% $42,492,492 $81,837,392
2023-24 33 $45,640,084 33.55% $45,640,084 27.61% $45,640,084 $127,477,476
2024-25 34
Player
$48,787,676 34.60% $48,787,676 28.48% $48,787,676 $176,265,152
2025-26 35
UFA
Year Age Status Base Salary Incentives Likely Incentives Unlikely Cap Hit Cap % League Cap Luxury Tax
2021-22 31 $39,344,900 - - $39,344,900 35.00% $39,344,900
2022-23 32 $42,492,492 - - $42,492,492 34.36% $42,492,492
2023-24 33 $45,640,084 - - $45,640,084 33.55% $45,640,084
2024-25 34
Player
$48,787,676 - - $48,787,676 34.60% $48,787,676
2025-26 35
UFA
Year Age Status Base Salary Cash Total Cash Cumulative AYC Cumulative AYC Remaining
2021-22 31 $39,344,900 $39,344,900 $39,344,900 $39,344,900 $44,066,288
2022-23 32 $42,492,492 $42,492,492 $81,837,392 $40,918,696 $45,640,084
2023-24 33 $45,640,084 $45,640,084 $127,477,476 $42,492,492 $47,213,880
2024-25 34
Player
$48,787,676 $48,787,676 $176,265,152 $44,066,288 $48,787,676
Contract Notes
  • 2024-25: Player Option (deadline 6/29/2024)
Source: Spotrac

2018-2021 maximum

Paul George signed a 4 year , $136,911,936 contract with the Oklahoma City Thunder, including $136,911,936 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $34,227,984.
Contract Terms:
4 yr(s) / $136,911,936
Average Salary:
$34,227,984
GTD at Sign:
$136,911,936
Total GTD:
$136,911,936
Signed Using:
Bird Rights
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2014-2018 Designated Rookie Extension

Paul George signed a 5 year , $91,572,660 contract with the Indiana Pacers, including $91,572,660 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $18,314,532.
Contract Terms:
5 yr(s) / $91,572,660
Average Salary:
$18,314,532
GTD at Sign:
$91,572,660
Total GTD:
$91,572,660
Signed Using:
Bird Rights
Free Agent:
2018 / UFA
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2010-2013 Rookie

Paul George signed a 4 year , $10,501,023 contract with the Indiana Pacers, including $10,501,023 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $2,625,256.
Contract Terms:
4 yr(s) / $10,501,023
Average Salary:
$2,625,256
GTD at Sign:
Total GTD:
$10,501,023
Signed Using:
rookie-scale-exception
Free Agent:
2014 / RFA
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Career Earnings thru 2024

$305,332,086

Career Earnings w/ Different Teams

3 teams

Earnings Per Year

Year Age Team(s) Status Cash Total Cash Cumulative Awards
2010 20
Active
$2,238,660
$2,238,660
2011 21
Active
$1,936,730
$4,175,390
2012 22
Active
$2,574,120
$6,749,510
All NBA (3rd)
2013 23
Active
$3,282,003
$10,031,513
All NBA (3rd)
2014 24
Active
$15,925,680
$25,957,193
2015 25
Active
$17,120,106
$43,077,299
All NBA (3rd)
2016 26
Active
$18,314,532
$61,391,831
2017 27
Active
$19,508,958
$80,900,789
All NBA (3rd)
2018 28
Active
$30,560,700
$111,461,489
All NBA (1st)
2019 29
Active
$33,005,556
$144,467,045
2020 30
Active
$33,387,565
$177,854,610
All NBA (3rd)
2021 31
Active
$39,344,900
$217,199,510
2022 32
Active
$42,492,492
$259,692,002
2023 33
Active
$45,640,084
$305,332,086
Total      
$305,332,086
$305,332,086
2024 34
Active / Player
$48,787,676
Total
$354,119,762
Year Team(s) Age Base Signing Incentives Cash Total Cash Cumulative
2010
20
$2,238,660
$2,238,660
$2,238,660
2011
21
$1,936,730
$1,936,730
$4,175,390
2012
22
$2,574,120
$2,574,120
$6,749,510
2013
23
$3,282,003
$3,282,003
$10,031,513
2014
24
$15,925,680
$15,925,680
$25,957,193
2015
25
$17,120,106
$17,120,106
$43,077,299
2016
26
$18,314,532
$18,314,532
$61,391,831
2017
27
$19,508,958
$19,508,958
$80,900,789
2018
28
$30,560,700
$30,560,700
$111,461,489
2019
29
$33,005,556
$33,005,556
$144,467,045
2020
30
$33,387,565
$33,387,565
$177,854,610
2021
31
$39,344,900
$39,344,900
$217,199,510
2022
32
$42,492,492
$42,492,492
$259,692,002
2023
33
$45,640,084
$45,640,084
$305,332,086
Total
$305,332,086
$305,332,086
$305,332,086
2024
34
$48,787,676
$48,787,676
Total
$354,119,762
$354,119,762

Earnings Per Team

Years Team Base Signing Incentives Cash Cumulative
7 $61,391,831 - - $61,391,831
2 $50,069,658 - - $50,069,658
5 $193,870,597 - - $193,870,597

Injuries

Year Dates Games Missed Reason
2016-17 IND Nov 12, 2016 - Nov 13, 2016 1 Thumb
2016-17 IND Nov 18, 2016 - Nov 22, 2016 3 Ankle
2016-17 IND Nov 27, 2016 - Dec 03, 2016 2 Ankle
2017-18 OKC Dec 07, 2017 - Dec 10, 2017 2 Calf
2017-18 OKC Dec 29, 2017 - Dec 30, 2017 1 Knee
2018-19 OKC Dec 28, 2018 - Dec 29, 2018 1 Quad
2018-19 OKC Feb 28, 2019 - Mar 04, 2019 3 Shoulder
2018-19 OKC Apr 10, 2019 - Apr 10, 2019 1 Shoulder
2019-20 LAC Oct 22, 2019 - Nov 13, 2019 11 Shoulder
2019-20 LAC Jan 04, 2020 - Jan 04, 2020 1 Hamstring
2019-20 LAC Jan 10, 2020 - Jan 29, 2020 9 Hamstring
2019-20 LAC Feb 22, 2020 - Feb 23, 2020 1 Hamstring
2020-21 LAC Jan 05, 2021 - Jan 05, 2021 1 Ankle
2020-21 LAC Jan 26, 2021 - Jan 28, 2021 2 Health Protocols
2020-21 LAC Feb 05, 2021 - Feb 18, 2021 5 Foot
2020-21 LAC Mar 04, 2021 - Mar 10, 2021 1 Illness
2020-21 LAC Mar 29, 2021 - Mar 31, 2021 2 Foot
2020-21 LAC Apr 09, 2021 - Apr 09, 2021 1 Rest
2020-21 LAC Apr 14, 2021 - Apr 14, 2021 1 Rest
2020-21 LAC Apr 21, 2021 - Apr 21, 2021 1 Rest
2020-21 LAC May 14, 2021 - May 14, 2021 1 Rest
2020-21 LAC May 16, 2021 - May 16, 2021 1 Rest
2021-22 LAC Dec 01, 2021 - Dec 01, 2021 1 Rest
2021-22 LAC Dec 08, 2021 - Dec 19, 2021 5 Elbow
2021-22 LAC Dec 26, 2021 - Mar 28, 2022 43 Elbow
2021-22 LAC Apr 01, 2022 - Apr 01, 2022 1 Injury Management
2021-22 LAC Apr 10, 2022 - Apr 10, 2022 1 Rest
2022-23 LAC Oct 25, 2022 - Oct 26, 2022 1 Illness
2022-23 LAC Nov 21, 2022 - Dec 04, 2022 7 Hamstring
2022-23 LAC Dec 15, 2022 - Dec 15, 2022 1 Rest
2022-23 LAC Dec 17, 2022 - Dec 20, 2022 1 Knee
2022-23 LAC Jan 06, 2023 - Jan 16, 2023 5 Hamstring
2022-23 LAC Jan 18, 2023 - Jan 19, 2023 1 Hamstring
2022-23 LAC Jan 29, 2023 - Jan 30, 2023 1 Knee
2022-23 LAC Mar 23, 2023 - Apr 09, 2023 9 Knee
2023-24 LAC Dec 14, 2023 - Dec 15, 2023 1 Groin
2023-24 LAC Dec 20, 2023 - Dec 20, 2023 1 Illness
2023-24 LAC Jan 31, 2024 - Feb 01, 2024 1 Groin
2023-24 LAC Feb 25, 2024 - Feb 29, 2024 2 Knee
2023-24 LAC Mar 10, 2024 - Mar 11, 2024 1 Knee
2023-24 LAC Apr 10, 2024 - Apr 11, 2024 1 Knee
2023-24 LAC Apr 14, 2024 - Apr 14, 2024 1 Undisclosed
  • Nov 16, 2023 Fined $35,000 for public criticism of officiating following LAC-DEN game
  • Nov 01, 2023 Fined $2,000 for flopping during ORL-LAC game
  • Mar 18, 2021 Fined $35,000 for public criticism of officiating
  • Dec 10, 2020 Signed a 4 year $176 million maximum contract extension with Los Angeles (LAC)
  • Feb 13, 2020 Fined $35,000 for criticizing officials after LAC-PHI game
  • Jul 10, 2019 Traded to LA (LAC) from Oklahoma City (OKC) for Shai Gilgeous-Alexander, Danilo Gallinari, 2021 1st round pick [unprotected MIA pick] , 2022 1st round pick [unprotected LAC pick] , 2023 1st round pick [top-14 protected MIA pick] , 2023 1st round pick [right to swap] , 2024 1st round pick [unprotected LAC pick] , 2025 1st round pick [right to swap] and 2026 1st round pick [unprotected LAC pick]
  • Mar 09, 2019 Fined $25,000 for public criticism of the officiating after OKC-LAC game
  • Jul 06, 2018 Signed a 4 year $136.9 million maximum contract with Oklahoma City (OKC); includes 4th Year Player Option
  • Jun 28, 2018 Declined $20.7 million option with Oklahoma City (OKC) for 2018-19
  • Jul 06, 2017 Traded to Oklahoma City (OKC) from Indiana (IND) for Victor Oladipo and Domantas Sabonis
  • Jan 21, 2017 Fined $2,000 for ejection from IND-UTH game
  • Nov 08, 2016 Fined $15,000 for kicking ball into stands during IND-CHA game
  • Nov 05, 2016 Fined $2,000 for ejection from CHI-IND game
  • Jan 04, 2016 Fined $10,000 for shoving Marcus Morris during DET-IND game
  • Oct 29, 2015 Fined $10,000 for criticizing the refs following TOR-IND game
  • May 27, 2014 Fined $25,000 for criticism of referees after IND-MIA game (playoff)
  • Sep 25, 2013 Signed a 5 year $91.57 million maximum contract extension with Indiana (IND)
  • Oct 22, 2012 Indiana (IND) exercised $3.28 million option for 2013-14
  • Jun 24, 2011 Indiana (IND) exercised $2.5 million option for 2012-13
  • Jul 01, 2010 Signed a 4 year $10.5 million contract with Indiana (IND)
  • Jun 24, 2010 Drafted by Indiana (IND): Round 1 (#10 overall)

Fines

Date Reason Fine Amount
Nov 09, 2013 for technical foul during IND-BKN game $2,000
Nov 15, 2013 for technical foul during MIL-IND game $2,000
Jan 05, 2014 for technical foul during IND-CLE game $2,000
Jan 08, 2014 for technical foul during IND-ATL game $2,000
Jan 24, 2014 for technical foul during IND-SAC game $2,000
Mar 02, 2014 for technical foul during UTH-IND game $3,000
Mar 21, 2014 for technical foul during CHI-IND game $3,000
Apr 04, 2014 for technical foul during IND-TOR game $3,000
May 27, 2014 for criticism of referees after IND-MIA game (playoff) $25,000
Oct 28, 2015 for technical foul during IND-TOR game $2,000
Oct 29, 2015 for technical foul during MEM-IND game $2,000
Oct 29, 2015 for criticizing the refs following TOR-IND game $10,000
Nov 06, 2015 for technical foul during MIA-IND game $2,000
Nov 11, 2015 for technical foul during IND-BOS game $2,000
Nov 27, 2015 for technical foul during CHI-IND game $2,000
Dec 12, 2015 for technical foul during IND-DET game $3,000
Jan 04, 2016 for shoving Marcus Morris during DET-IND game $10,000
Feb 29, 2016 for technical foul during IND-CLE game $3,000
Apr 21, 2016 for technical foul during TOR-IND game (playoff) $2,000
Apr 23, 2016 for technical foul during TOR-IND game (playoff) $2,000
Apr 26, 2016 for technical foul during IND-TOR game (playoff) $3,000
Nov 05, 2016 for technical foul during CHI-IND game $2,000
Nov 05, 2016 for ejection from CHI-IND game $2,000
Nov 08, 2016 for kicking ball into stands during IND-CHA game $15,000
Dec 15, 2016 for technical foul during IND-NOP game $2,000
Dec 22, 2016 for technical foul during BOS-IND game $2,000
Jan 08, 2017 for technical foul during IND-SAC game $2,000
Jan 27, 2017 for ejection from IND-UTH game $2,000
Jan 27, 2017 for technical foul during IND-UTH game $2,000
Feb 25, 2017 for two technical fouls during IND-MIA game $3,000
Feb 25, 2017 for two technical fouls during IND-MIA game $3,000
Feb 25, 2017 for ejection (two technical fouls) from IND-MIA game $4,000
Apr 10, 2017 for ejection (two technical fouls) from IND-PHI game $6,000
Apr 10, 2017 for technical foul during IND-PHI game $3,000
Apr 10, 2017 for technical foul during IND-PHI game $3,000
Nov 10, 2017 for technical foul during LAC-OKC game $2,000
Nov 17, 2017 for technical foul during OKC-SAS game $2,000
Dec 15, 2017 for technical foul during OKC-PHI game $2,000
Jan 09, 2018 for technical foul during POR-OKC game $2,000
Jan 25, 2018 for technical foul during WAS-OKC game $2,000
Feb 04, 2018 for technical foul during LAL-OKC game $3,000
Feb 24, 2018 for technical foul during OKC-GSW game $3,000
Apr 21, 2018 for technical foul during OKC-UTH game (playoff) $2,000
Apr 23, 2018 for technical foul during OKC-UTH game (playoff) $2,000
Oct 28, 2018 for technical foul during PHX-OKC game $2,000
Nov 21, 2018 for technical foul during OKC-GSW game $2,000
Nov 24, 2018 for technical foul during DEN-OKC game $2,000
Jan 10, 2019 for technical foul during OKC-SAS game $2,000
Jan 19, 2019 for technical foul during OKC-PHI game $2,000
Feb 03, 2019 for technical foul during OKC-BOS game $3,000
Feb 09, 2019 for technical foul during OKC-HOU game $3,000
Mar 07, 2019 for technical foul during OKC-POR game $3,000
Mar 08, 2019 for technical foul during OKC-LAC game $3,000
Apr 05, 2019 for technical foul during DET-OKC game $4,000
Nov 27, 2019 for technical foul during LAC-MEM game $2,000
Aug 06, 2020 for technical foul during LAC-DAL game $2,000
Aug 17, 2020 for technical foul during DAL-LAC game (playoff) $2,000
Aug 19, 2020 for technical foul during DEL-LAC game (playoff) $2,000
Jan 03, 2021 for technical foul during LAC-PHX game $2,000
Mar 18, 2021 for public criticism of officiating $35,000
Mar 22, 2021 for technical foul during ATL-LAC game $2,000
Jun 26, 2021 for technical foul during PHX-LAC game (playoff) $2,000
Oct 21, 2021 for technical foul during LAC-GSW game $2,000
Nov 05, 2021 for technical foul during LAC-MIN game $2,000
Nov 14, 2021 for technical foul during CHI-LAC game $2,000
Dec 22, 2021 for technical foul during LAC-SAC game $2,000
Oct 22, 2022 for technical foul during LAC-SAC game $2,000
Nov 12, 2022 for technical foul during BKN-LAC game $2,000
Dec 05, 2022 for technical foul during LAC-CHA game $2,000
Dec 26, 2022 for technical foul during LAC-DET game $2,000
Nov 01, 2023 for flopping during ORL-LAC game $2,000
Nov 14, 2023 for technical foul during LAC-DEN game $2,000
Nov 16, 2023 for public criticism of officiating following LAC-DEN game $35,000
Feb 10, 2024 for technical foul during DET-LAC game $2,000
Year Team GP GS Min/Gm Pt/Gm Reb/Gm Ast/Gm Stl/Gm Blk/Gm FG% 3PT% FT%
2023 LAC 74 74 33.8 22.6 5.2 3.5 1.5 0.5 .471 .413 .907
2022 LAC 56 56 34.6 23.8 6.1 5.1 1.5 0.4 .457 .371 .871
2021 LAC 31 31 34.7 24.3 6.9 5.7 2.2 0.4 .421 .354 .858
2020 LAC 54 54 33.7 23.3 6.6 5.2 1.1 0.4 .467 .411 .868
2019 LAC 48 48 29.5 21.5 5.7 3.9 1.4 0.4 .439 .412 .876
2018 OKC 77 77 36.9 28.0 8.2 4.1 2.2 0.4 .438 .386 .839
2017 OKC 79 79 36.6 21.9 5.7 3.3 2.0 0.5 .430 .401 .822
2016 IND 75 75 35.9 23.7 6.6 3.3 1.6 0.3 .461 .393 .898
2015 IND 81 81 34.8 23.1 7.0 4.1 1.9 0.4 .418 .372 .860
2014 IND 6 15.0 8.8 3.7 1.0 0.8 0.2 .367 .409 .727
2013 IND 79 79 36.2 21.9 6.7 3.5 1.9 0.3 .426 .366 .865
2012 IND 79 37.6 17.4 7.6 4.1 1.8 0.6 .419 .362 .807
2011 IND 66 29.8 12.2 5.7 2.4 1.7 0.6 .441 .391 .813
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