The final year is a 41 million player option. Salaries courtesy of the hoopshype salary database figures adjusted for inflation in 2020 dollars provided by the u s.
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 james total contract earnings. Department of labor bureau of labor statistics. Lebron james career earnings lebron james has earned a total of 272 million so far from his nba career with an average yearly salary of 17 04 million from his rookie season 2003 04 to present. He has the nba s top endorsement portfolio as well as his own production.
4 yr s 153 312 846. Mary high in 2003 up through the present day with the los angeles lakers. James joined the lakers last year as a free agent with a four year 153 million contract.
His endorsement partners include nike coca cola beats by. Updated jun 25 2019 basketball superstar lebron james career earnings are poised to eclipse the 1 billion mark after the four time nba most valuable player signed a four year 154 million deal. Lebron james nba career total earnings.
As of 6 4 20 four time nba mvp lebron james joined the los angeles lakers in 2018 under a four year 153 million contract. Counting salary and endorsements lebron will make 92 4 million this season making him the highest earning nba player according to forbes magazine. The klutch sports group announced sunday.
During the summer of 2018 lebron james signed a four year 153 5 million contract with the lakers. 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. This is the sixth straight season lebron has topped their list.
He made 35 654 150 in 2018 19 and was scheduled to make 37 436 858 this year before the. Yearly salary from 2003 04 to present. Here are the top 10 earning nba players as calculated by forbes.
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. Chris elise getty images in agreeing to a maximum contract with the los angeles lakers lebron james career earnings have now passed the 1 billion mark.