Below is a year by year look at james salary including figures adjusted for inflation in 2020 for each season since he turned pro out of st. Will lebron s contract hurt the lakers.
Due to the nba s collective bargaining agreement for rookie contracts the cavs paid james 4 02 million in his first season 4 32 million in 2004 05 and 4 62 million in 2005 06.
Lebron james salary since 2003. How much money has lebron made in the nba. Now should he retire when his deal runs through in 2023 he would have amassed almost 400 million which would make him the highest earner in nba history. In 2020 1 james will earn a base salary of 39 219 565 while carrying a cap hit of 39 219 565 and a dead cap value of 39 219 565.
Current contract lebron james signed a 4 year 153 312 846 contract with the los angeles lakers including 153 312 846 guaranteed and an annual average salary of 38 328 212. Department of labor bureau of labor statistics. Salaries courtesy of the hoopshype salary database figures adjusted for inflation in 2020 dollars provided by the u s.
4 yr s 153 312 846. Before signing that massive extension lebron james has made 310 111 480 since entering the league in 2003. Mary high in 2003 up through the present day with the los angeles lakers.