Washington Wizards

Washington Wizards 2023 Salary Cap

Wizards 2023 Salary Cap

   
%: Pct of League Cap
Player Option
Club Option

Active Roster

Players (18) Pos. Age 2023-24 2024-25 2025-26 2026-27 2027-28 2028-29
Poole Jordan Poole
4 yr, $128,000,000 (AAV: $32.00M)
Extension / Rookie
SG 24 0$27,455,357
20.2%
0$29,651,786
21.0%
0$31,848,215
20.5%
0$34,044,642
20.0%
0UFA
$51.31M
Bird
 
Kuzma Kyle Kuzma
4 yr, $90,000,000 (AAV: $22.50M)
Free Agent
PF 28 0$25,568,182
18.8%
0$23,522,727
16.7%
0$21,477,273
13.8%
0$19,431,818
11.4%
0UFA
$29.15M
Bird
 
Jones Tyus Jones
2 yr, $29,000,000 (AAV: $14.50M)
Free Agent
PG 27 0$14,000,000
10.3%
0UFA
$21.00M
Bird
       
Bagley III Marvin Bagley III
3 yr, $37,500,000 (AAV: $12.50M)
Free Agent
PF 24 0$12,500,000
9.2%
0$12,500,000
8.9%
0UFA
$18.75M
Bird
     
Holmes Richaun Holmes
4 yr, $46,522,560 (AAV: $11.63M)
Free Agent
C 30
Ext. Eligible
0$12,046,020
8.9%
0$12,876,780
PLAYER
9.1%
0UFA
$19.32M
Bird
     
Shamet Landry Shamet
4 yr, $42,500,000 (AAV: $10.63M)
Extension / Rookie
SG 26 0$10,250,000
7.5%
0$11,000,000
$0M GTD
7.8%
0$11,750,000
CLUB
7.6%
0UFA
$17.63M
Bird
   
Coulibaly Bilal Coulibaly
4 yr, $30,075,132 (AAV: $7.52M)
1st-Round / Rookie Scale
SF 19 0$6,614,280
4.9%
0$6,945,240
4.9%
0$7,275,600
CLUB
4.7%
Ext. Eligible
0$9,240,012
CLUB
5.4%
0RFA
$27.72M
 
Avdija Deni Avdija
4 yr, $20,341,348 (AAV: $5.09M)
1st-Round / Rookie Scale
SF 23 0$6,263,188
CLUB
4.6%
0$15,625,000
11.1%
0$14,375,000
9.3%
0$13,125,000
7.7%
0$11,875,000
6.3%
0UFA
$22.56M
Bird
Davis Johnny Davis
4 yr, $21,898,509 (AAV: $5.47M)
1st-Round / Rookie Scale
SG 21 0$5,050,800
3.7%
0$5,291,160
CLUB
3.8%
Ext. Eligible
0$6,746,229
CLUB
4.4%
0RFA
$20.24M
Bird
   
Kispert Corey Kispert
4 yr, $16,364,408 (AAV: $4.09M)
1st-Round / Rookie Scale
SF 24 0$3,722,040
CLUB
2.7%
0$5,705,888
CLUB
4.0%
0RFA
$17.12M
Bird
     
Vukcevic Tristan Vukcevic
2 yr, $4,849,784 (AAV: $2.42M)
Rest-of-Season
C 20 0$2,424,892
1.8%
0$2,424,892
CLUB
1.7%
0RFA
$3.27M
Early Bird
     
Baldwin Jr. Patrick Baldwin Jr.
4 yr, $13,993,276 (AAV: $3.50M)
1st-Round / Rookie Scale
SF 21 0$2,337,720
1.7%
0$2,448,840
CLUB
1.7%
Ext. Eligible
0$4,420,156
CLUB
2.9%
0RFA
$13.26M
Bird
   
Gill Anthony Gill
2 yr, $3,833,328 (AAV: $1.92M)
Free Agent
PF 31 0$1,997,238
1.5%
0UFA
$2.09M
Bird
       
Butler Jared Butler
3 yr, $5,828,471 (AAV: $1.94M)
Rest-of-Season
PG 23 0$1,250,000
0.9%
0$2,196,970
$0M GTD
1.6%
0$2,381,501
CLUB
1.5%
0UFA
$2.53M
Bird
   
Omoruyi Eugene Omoruyi
2 yr, $3,096,970 (AAV: $1.55M)
Rest-of-Season
SF 26 0$900,000
0.7%
0$2,196,970
$0M GTD
1.6%
0UFA
$2.30M
Early Bird
     
Hampton RJ Hampton
10 yr, $120,250 (AAV: $0.01M)
ten-day
PG 22 0$116,075
0.1%
         
Bernard Jules Bernard
1 yr
Two-Way
SG 24 0Two-Way
 
 
0RFA
$1.87M
Two-Way
       
Champagnie Justin Champagnie
2 yr
Two-Way
SF 22 0Two-Way
 
 
0Two-Way
 
 
0RFA
$2.05M
Two-Way
     
   

Cap Holds

Cap holds represent "placeholders" for pending free agents, unsigned draft picks, offer sheets, etc.

Players (13) Pos. Age 2023-24 2024-25 2025-26 2026-27 2027-28 2028-29
Mahinmi Ian Mahinmi C 37 0UFA
$23.18M
Bird
0UFA
$23.18M
Bird
0UFA
$23.18M
Bird
0UFA
$23.18M
Bird
0UFA
$23.18M
Bird
 
Nunn Kendrick Nunn PG 28 0UFA
$6.83M
Early Bird
0UFA
$6.83M
Early Bird
0UFA
$6.83M
Early Bird
0UFA
$6.83M
Early Bird
0UFA
$6.83M
Early Bird
0UFA
$6.83M
Early Bird
Lawson Ty Lawson PG 36 0UFA
$2.02M
Non-Bird
0UFA
$2.09M
Non-Bird
0UFA
$2.30M
Non-Bird
0UFA
$2.53M
Non-Bird
0UFA
$2.79M
Non-Bird
0UFA
$3.07M
Non-Bird
Napier Shabazz Napier PG 32 0UFA
$2.02M
Early Bird
0UFA
$2.09M
Early Bird
0UFA
$2.30M
Early Bird
0UFA
$2.53M
Early Bird
0UFA
$2.79M
Early Bird
0UFA
$3.07M
Early Bird
Satoransky Tomas Satoransky SG 32 0UFA
$2.02M
Non-Bird
0UFA
$2.09M
Non-Bird
0UFA
$2.30M
Non-Bird
0UFA
$2.53M
Non-Bird
0UFA
$2.79M
Non-Bird
0UFA
$3.07M
Non-Bird
Sessions Ramon Sessions PG 37 0UFA
$2.02M
Non-Bird
0UFA
$2.09M
Non-Bird
0UFA
$2.30M
Non-Bird
0UFA
$2.53M
Non-Bird
0UFA
$2.79M
Non-Bird
0UFA
$3.07M
Non-Bird
Williams Johnathan Williams PF 28 0RFA
$1.80M
Two-Way
0RFA
$1.87M
Two-Way
0RFA
$2.05M
Two-Way
0RFA
$2.26M
Two-Way
0RFA
$2.49M
Two-Way
0RFA
$2.73M
Two-Way
Winston Cassius Winston PG 25 0RFA
$1.80M
Two-Way
0RFA
$1.87M
Two-Way
0RFA
$2.05M
Two-Way
0RFA
$2.26M
Two-Way
0RFA
$2.49M
Two-Way
0RFA
$2.73M
Two-Way
Diallo Hamidou Diallo SG 25 116075$116,075          
Champagnie Justin Champagnie SF 22 116075$116,075          
Gafford Daniel Gafford C 25 0$0          
Gallinari Danilo Gallinari PF 35 0$0          
Muscala Mike Muscala C 32 0$0          
     

Dead/Retained

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

Players (5) Pos. Age 2023-24 2024-25 2025-26 2026-27 2027-28 2028-29
Wright Delon Wright PG 31 8195122$8,195,122          
Gibson Taj Gibson C 38 2019706$2,019,706          
Livers Isaiah Livers SF 25 1836096$1,836,096          
Cooks Xavier Cooks PF 28 1719864$1,719,864          
Rollins Ryan Rollins SG 21 1719864$1,719,864 600000$600,000        

Summary

2023-24 2024-25 2025-26 2026-27 2027-28 2028-29
Cap Summary
Cap Maximum $136,021,000 $141,000,000 $155,100,000 $170,610,000 $187,671,000 $206,438,100
Active Roster Cap $132,727,942 $132,386,253 $100,273,974 $75,841,472 $11,875,000 -
Dead/Retained Cap $15,490,652 $600,000 - - - -
Cap Holds $47,740,999 $67,071,428 $106,135,005 $98,310,625 $154,292,840 $47,117,740
Total Cap Allocations $195,959,593 $200,057,681 $206,408,979 $174,152,097 $166,167,840 $47,117,740
Cap Space $-59,938,593 $-59,057,681 $-51,308,979 $-3,542,097 $21,503,160 $159,320,360
Hard-Cap Space Not Hard-Capped
Super-Tax Space
Tax Summary
Tax Threshold $165,294,000 $171,315,000 $188,447,000 $207,292,000 $228,021,000 $250,823,000
Taxable Salaries $147,986,444 $132,986,253 $100,273,974 $75,841,472 $11,875,000 $0
Tax Space $17,307,556 $38,328,747 $88,173,026 $131,450,528 $216,146,000 $250,823,000
Tax Bill (Estimated) - - - - - -


Exceptions

Exceptions are essentially "grants" offering teams an additional way to sign players.

Type Reason (Used On) Original Available
Non-Taxpayer Mid-Level
Tristan Vukcevic
($2,424,892), Jared Butler
$12,405,000 $8,730,108
Bi-Annual
$4,516,000 $4,516,000
Trade
6/24/2024
Kristaps Porzingis trade with BOS
(Richaun Holmes, $12,046,020)
$12,354,400 $308,380
Trade
6/24/2024
Bradley Beal trade with PHX
$5,379,250 $5,379,250
Trade
6/24/2024
Jordan Goodwin trade with PHX
$300,000 $300,000
Trade
7/08/2024
Monte Morris trade with DET
$9,800,926 $9,800,926
Trade
7/08/2024
Chris Paul trade with GSW
(Isaiah Livers, $1,836,096)
$3,344,643 $1,508,547
Trade
1/14/2025
Mike Muscala trade with DET
$3,500,000 $3,500,000
Trade
2/10/2025
Daniel Gafford trade with DAL
$12,402,000 $12,402,000




Deadlines

Deadline Date Player Type Value
6/24/2024 Landry Shamet 2024-25 Guaranteed $11,000,000
6/29/2024 Tristan Vukcevic 2024-25 Club Option $2,424,892
6/29/2024 Deni Avdija 2024-25 Qualifying Offer $8,486,620
6/29/2024 Jules Bernard 2024-25 Qualifying Offer — Two-Way $1,867,722
6/29/2024 Richaun Holmes 2024-25 Player Option $12,876,780
10/22/2024 Eugene Omoruyi 2024-25 Guaranteed — Opening Night - TBD $1,000,000
10/31/2024 Patrick Baldwin Jr. 2025-26 Club Option $4,420,156
10/31/2024 Johnny Davis 2025-26 Club Option $6,746,229
10/31/2024 Bilal Coulibaly 2025-26 Club Option $7,275,600
1/10/2025 Eugene Omoruyi 2024-25 Guaranteed $2,196,970
1/10/2025 Jared Butler 2024-25 Guaranteed $2,196,970
6/29/2025 Tristan Vukcevic 2025-26 Qualifying Offer $3,273,604
6/29/2025 Jared Butler 2025-26 Club Option
6/29/2025 Landry Shamet 2025-26 Club Option $11,750,000
6/29/2025 Justin Champagnie 2024-25 Qualifying Offer — Two-Way $2,054,495
6/29/2025 Corey Kispert 2025-26 Qualifying Offer $7,976,832
10/31/2025 Bilal Coulibaly 2026-27 Club Option $9,240,012
1/10/2026 Jared Butler 2025-26 Guaranteed $2,381,501
6/29/2026 Bradley Beal 2026-27 Player Option $57,128,610
6/29/2026 Patrick Baldwin Jr. 2026-27 Qualifying Offer $6,586,032
6/29/2026 Johnny Davis 2026-27 Qualifying Offer $9,188,364
6/29/2027 Bilal Coulibaly 2027-28 Qualifying Offer $13,314,858


Unsigned Draft Picks

Draft Year Player Age Position Country College
2022 Yannick Nzosa 20 C COD


Future Draft Picks

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30
2024
WAS
Second least favorable of HOU 5-30, LAC, OKC and UTA 11-30 to IND then others to OKC and TOR (via OKC to DAL)
WAS
Most favorable of PHX, MEM and WAS 1-12
NYK
11-30
2025
WAS
Top-10 Protected (if not already settled with NYK)
NYK
11-30 (if not already settled, via HOU to OKC)
2026
WAS
Top-8 Protected (if not already settled with NYK then more favorable of PHX, ORL and WAS 1-8)
NYK
9-30 (if not already settled, via HOU to OKC)
2027
WAS
2028
WAS
Most Favorable of WAS and BKN, PHI 9-30 if not already settled and if PHI conveys 1st to OKC by 2026 and PHX (via BKN and WAS swap for PHX)
2029
WAS
31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60
2024
WAS
UTA
More favorable of MEM and WAS then other to MIN ((via OKC to WAS to DET) via LAL to MIN)
2025
WAS
Less favorable of GSW and WAS to DET then other to DET ((via DET swap of GSW for WAS) via BKN)
WAS
DET
More favorable of GSW and WAS ((via DET swap of GSW for WAS) via BKN)
2026
WAS
WAS
WAS    NYK
WAS pick if WAS conveys 1st to NYK by 2026; NYK pick if WAS does not convey 1st to NYK to by 2026 (via HOU to OKC)
2027
WAS
More favorable of BKN and DAL to WAS then other to DET
WAS
WAS
WAS
WAS    NYK
WAS pick if WAS conveys 1st to NYK by 2026; NYK pick if WAS does not convey 1st to NYK to by 2026 (via HOU to OKC)
2028
WAS
Less favorable of LAL and WAS then other to ORL (via LAL to WAS)
ORL
More favorable of LAL and WAS to ORL then other to WAS
2029
WAS
IND
More favorable of IND and WAS to IND then other to NYK