Kobe Bryant
Small Forward
Drafted: Round 1 (#13 overall), 1996
Experience: 20 Years
College: Lower Merion High School (PA)
Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Other Bonus Total Cash
1996-1997 Player Cash Earnings $1,015,000 - - $1,015,000
1997-1998 Player Cash Earnings $1,167,240 - - $1,167,240
1998-1999 Player Cash Earnings $1,319,000 - - $1,319,000
1999-2000 Player Cash Earnings $9,000,000 - - $9,000,000
2000-2001 Player Cash Earnings $10,130,000 - - $10,130,000
2001-2002 Player Cash Earnings $11,250,000 - - $11,250,000
2002-2003 Player Cash Earnings $12,375,000 - - $12,375,000
2003-2004 Player Cash Earnings $13,500,000 - - $13,500,000
2004-2005 Player Cash Earnings $14,175,000 - - $14,175,000
2005-2006 Player Cash Earnings $15,946,875 - - $15,946,875
2006-2007 Player Cash Earnings $17,718,750 - - $17,718,750
2007-2008 Player Cash Earnings $19,490,625 - - $19,490,625
2008-2009 Player Cash Earnings $21,262,500 - - $21,262,500
2009-2010 Player Cash Earnings $23,034,375 - - $23,034,375
2010-2011 Player Cash Earnings $24,806,250 - - $24,806,250
2011-2012 Player Cash Earnings $20,318,738 - - $20,318,738
2012-2013 Player Cash Earnings $27,849,149 - - $27,849,149
2013-2014 Player Cash Earnings $30,453,805 - - $30,453,805
2014-2015 Player Cash Earnings $23,500,000 - - $23,500,000
2015-2016 Player Cash Earnings $25,000,000 - - $25,000,000
20 seasons $323,312,307 - - $323,312,307
  • Jul 7 2016

    Los Angeles (LAL) renounced their free-agent exception rights

  • Nov 26 2014

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during MEM-LAL game

  • Oct 29 2014

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during LAL-PHX game

  • Oct 28 2014

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during HOU-LAL game

  • Nov 25 2013

    Signed a 2 year $48 million contract extension with Los Angeles (LAL)

  • Nov 13 2012

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during SAS-LAL game

  • Oct 31 2012

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during LAL-POR game

  • Apr 2 2010

    Signed a 3 year $84 million veteran extension with Los Angeles (LAL)

  • Jun 30 2009

    Exercised $23 million Player Option with Los Angeles (LAL) for 2009-2010

  • Jul 15 2004

    Signed a 7 year $136.4 million contract with Los Angeles (LAL)

  • Jun 18 2004

    Exercised an Early Termination Option in order to void the remaining seasons on current contract with Los Angeles (LAL)

  • Jan 29 1999

    Signed a 6 year $70 million rookie scale extension with Los Angeles (LAL)

  • Aug 25 1996

    Signed a 3 year $3.5 million contract with Los Angeles (LAL)

  • Jul 11 1996

    Traded to Los Angeles (LAL) from Charlotte (CHA) for Vlade Divac

  • Jun 26 1996

    Drafted by Charlotte (CHA): Round 1 (#13 overall)