The los angeles lakers lebron james is set to make more than 39 2 million this season which comes in at no. Get the latest lebron james rumors on hoopshype.
Lebron james the great lebron james has agreed to a two year contract with the los angeles lakers.
Lebron james nba salary. The king is the highest paid forward in the nba for the 2020 21 season. The nba began a 25 decrease in player salaries on friday equaling 30 million as the suspension for the coronavirus pandemic continues. He s the 6th best paid nba player this year.
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. The disparity in the earnings of lebron and sue was something that sparked a slew of reactions from fans on social media. James is the nba s highest paid player for the fifth straight year with 88 7 million including 53 million off the court.
The four time nba champion s new deal is worth 85 million. Lebron james picked up a bonus of 370 000 for leading the lakers to their record tying 17th nba title. Meanwhile bird s wnba finals bonus was just a shade over 11 000.
4 yr s 153 312 846. How much has james earned in each. 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.
Lebron wire takes a year by year look at lebron james nba salary trajectory including figures adjusted for inflation in 2020. 6 on the list. He s making 4 76 percent more than in 2019 20.
Six of the top 10 highest paid players including lebron james and stephen curry did not see a reduction as they have already been paid in full and will make up the reduction in the form of ious next season. Lebron james salary from 2003 2020 career earnings. Kobe bryant was the last active basketball player to outearn king.