James is also the highest paid lakers player as of 2020. 53 million forbes jan.
6 on the list.
Lebron james weekly salary 2020. Get the latest lebron james rumors on hoopshype. Today lebron earns 20 million per year from nike in the form of salary and royalty payments for his signature shoe line. Lebron james endorsements sponsorships lebron james is the nba player with the most endorsement deals.
The los angeles lakers lebron james is set to make more than 39 2 million this season which comes in at no. He s making 4 76 percent more than in 2019 20. Espn july 2014.
He s the 6th best paid nba player this year. Mary high in 2003 up through the present day with the los angeles lakers. James signed a two year 42 1 million deal with the cavs forbes june 2014.
Department of labor bureau of labor statistics. 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. 72 3 million salary 19 3 million endorsements.
Salaries courtesy of the hoopshype salary database figures adjusted for inflation in 2020 dollars provided by the u s. In december 2015 lebron signed a lifetime endorsement deal with nike that ultimately could be worth more than 1 billion. For the 2019 20 season lebron james salary is about 37 436 858 which ranks him as the most paid forward and sixth highest paid star in the nba.
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. 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. Lebron james has agreed to a two year 85 million contract extension with the lakers who could see him become the nba s all time leading scorer in 2022 23.
4 yr s 153 312 846. The king is the highest paid forward in the nba for the 2020 21 season.