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NBA  Team Luxury Tax TrackerNBA Team Luxury Tax Tracker

A real-time look at the 2025-26 tax totals for each NBA team. These figures derive from a player's tax payroll salary. See also: Cash Payrolls, Luxury Tax Payrolls.

The current Luxury Tax Threshold is $188,447,000.

Rank Team Roster Active Payroll Dead Payroll Luxury Tax
Payroll
Luxury Tax
Space
Luxury Tax
Bill (est)
1 Minnesota Timberwolves 9 $197,196,189 0- $197,196,189 $-8,749,189 $14,061,083
2 Phoenix Suns 6 $193,129,645 0- $193,129,645 $-4,682,645 $11,706,613
3 Milwaukee Bucks 9 $176,978,185 0- $176,978,185 $11,468,815 $0
4 Miami Heat 7 $175,348,062 0- $175,348,062 $13,098,938 $0
5 Dallas Mavericks 9 $154,428,224 $2,208,856 $156,637,080 $31,809,920 $0
6 Memphis Grizzlies 9 $149,523,402 0- $149,523,402 $38,923,598 $0
7 Portland Trail Blazers 11 $149,010,153 $268,032 $149,278,185 $39,168,815 $0
8 Atlanta Hawks 9 $143,408,593 0- $143,408,593 $45,038,407 $0
9 Denver Nuggets 9 $141,972,636 0- $141,972,636 $46,474,364 $0
10 Sacramento Kings 8 $141,666,657 0- $141,666,657 $46,780,343 $0
11 Boston Celtics 5 $130,580,147 0- $130,580,147 $57,866,853 $0
12 Cleveland Cavaliers 7 $129,524,295 0- $129,524,295 $58,922,705 $0
13 Golden State Warriors 6 $121,854,203 0- $121,854,203 $66,592,797 $0
14 Los Angeles Lakers 7 $115,839,579 0- $115,839,579 $72,607,421 $0
15 New York Knicks 6 $106,118,760 0- $106,118,760 $82,328,240 $0
16 Houston Rockets 7 $105,267,558 0- $105,267,558 $83,179,442 $0
17 Chicago Bulls 8 $104,540,544 0- $104,540,544 $83,906,456 $0
18 San Antonio Spurs 10 $100,463,645 0- $100,463,645 $87,983,355 $0
19 New Orleans Pelicans 6 $98,800,946 0- $98,800,946 $89,646,054 $0
20 Oklahoma City Thunder 8 $98,209,458 0- $98,209,458 $90,237,542 $0
21 Washington Wizards 7 $97,892,473 0- $97,892,473 $90,554,527 $0
22 Charlotte Hornets 9 $96,648,112 0- $96,648,112 $91,798,888 $0
23 Utah Jazz 7 $77,819,452 0- $77,819,452 $110,627,548 $0
24 LA Clippers 3 $73,137,638 0- $73,137,638 $115,309,362 $0
25 Indiana Pacers 6 $69,901,264 0- $69,901,264 $118,545,736 $0
26 Brooklyn Nets 5 $68,510,332 0- $68,510,332 $119,936,668 $0
27 Philadelphia 76ers 2 $63,333,676 0- $63,333,676 $125,113,324 $0
28 Toronto Raptors 4 $58,579,442 0- $58,579,442 $129,867,558 $0
29 Orlando Magic 6 $54,972,468 0- $54,972,468 $133,474,532 $0
30 Detroit Pistons 5 $43,252,027 0- $43,252,027 $145,194,973 $0