Richard Jefferson
Small Forward
Drafted: Round 1 (#13 overall), 2001
Experience: 17 Years
College: Arizona
Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Other Bonus Total Cash
2001-2002 Player Cash Earnings $1,379,400 - - $1,379,400
2002-2003 Player Cash Earnings $1,482,840 - - $1,482,840
2003-2004 Player Cash Earnings $1,586,280 - - $1,586,280
2004-2005 Player Cash Earnings $2,266,794 - - $2,266,794
2005-2006 Player Cash Earnings $10,200,000 - - $10,200,000
2006-2007 Player Cash Earnings $11,200,000 - - $11,200,000
2007-2008 Player Cash Earnings $12,200,000 - - $12,200,000
2008-2009 Player Cash Earnings $13,200,000 - - $13,200,000
2009-2010 Player Cash Earnings $14,200,000 - - $14,200,000
2010-2011 Player Cash Earnings $8,400,000 - - $8,400,000
2011-2012 Player Cash Earnings $7,470,878 - - $7,470,878
2012-2013 Player Cash Earnings $10,164,000 - - $10,164,000
2013-2014 Player Cash Earnings $11,046,000 - - $11,046,000
2014-2015 Player Cash Earnings $1,448,490 - - $1,448,490
2015-2016 Player Cash Earnings $1,499,187 - - $1,499,187
2016-2017 Player Cash Earnings $2,500,000 - - $2,500,000
2017-2018 Player Cash Earnings $2,500,000 - - $2,500,000
2017-2018 Player Cash Earnings $2,302,340 - - $2,302,340
17 seasons $115,046,209 - - $115,046,209
  • Feb 5 2020

    Denver (DEN) renounced their free-agent exception rights

  • Oct 13 2018

    Retired from Professional Basketball

  • Oct 19 2017

    Signed a 1 year $2.3 million contract with Denver (DEN)

  • Oct 14 2017

    Waived by Atlanta (ATL)

  • Oct 14 2017

    Traded to Atlanta (ATL) from Cleveland (CLE) with Kay Felder , cash ($2,956,529), 2020 2nd round pick and 2019 2nd round pick (#41 - traded) for Dimitrios Agravanis and Sergey Gladyr

  • Mar 22 2017

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during CLE-DEN game

  • Jan 16 2017

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during CLE-GSW game

  • Jan 10 2017

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during CLE-UTH game

  • Dec 21 2016

    Fined $2,000 for ejection (two technical fouls) from MIL-CLE game

  • Jul 28 2016

    Signed a 3 year $7.6 million contract with Cleveland (CLE)

  • May 27 2016

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during CLE-TOR game (playoff)

  • Nov 14 2015

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during CLE-MIL game

  • Aug 5 2015

    Signed a 1 year $1.5 million contract with Cleveland (CLE)

  • Apr 26 2015

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during HOU-DAL game (playoff)

  • Jul 20 2014

    Signed a 1 year $1.45 million contract with Dallas (DAL)

  • Jul 10 2014

    Utah (UTH) renounced their free-agent exception rights

  • Feb 7 2014

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during UTH-DAL game

  • Nov 2 2013

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

  • Jul 10 2013

    Traded to Utah (UTH) from Golden State (GSW) as part of a 3-team trade: Denver (DEN) traded Andre Iguodala to Golden State (GSW); Denver (DEN) traded 2018 2nd round pick to Utah (UTH); Golden State (GSW) traded Andris Biedrins, Brandon Rush, 2017 1st round pick and 2014 1st round pick to Utah (UTH); Utah (UTH) traded Randy Foye to Denver (DEN); Utah (UTH) traded Kevin Murphy to Golden State (GSW)

  • Jun 1 2013

    Exercised $11.046 million Player Option with Golden State (GSW)

  • Mar 15 2012

    Traded to Golden State (GSW) from San Antonio (SAS) with T.J. Ford and a 2012 first-round draft pick for Stephen Jackson

  • Jul 22 2010

    Signed a 4 year $39 million contract with San Antonio (SA)

  • Jun 30 2010

    Exercised an Early Termination Option in order to void the remaining seasons on current contract with San Antonio (SAS)

  • Jun 23 2009

    Traded from Milwaukee to San Antonio for Bruce Bowen, Kurt Thomas and Fabricio Oberto

  • Jun 26 2008

    Traded to Milwaukee (MIL) from New Jersey (NJN) for Yi Jianlian and Bobby Simmons

  • Aug 13 2004

    Signed a 6 year $78 million rookie scale extension with New Jersey (NJN)

  • Oct 27 2003

    New Jersey (NJN) exercised $2.27 million option for 2004-2005

  • Jul 13 2001

    Signed a 3 year $4.4 million contract with New Jersey (NJN)

  • Jun 27 2001

    Traded to New Jersey (NJN) from Houston (HOU) with Brandon Armstrong and Jason Collins for Eddie Griffin

  • Jun 27 2001

    Drafted by Houston (HOU): Round 1 (#13 overall)

  • Jun 27 2001

    Traded to New Jersey (NJN) from Houston (HOU) with Brandon Armstrong and Jason Collins for Eddie Griffin