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. James is the nba s highest paid player for the fifth straight year with 88 7 million including 53 million off the court.
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Lebron james earnings per year. His earnings from the. Here are the top 10 earning nba players as calculated by forbes. Today lebron earns 20 million per year from nike in the form of salary and royalty payments for his signature shoe line.
Mary high in 2003 up through the present day with the los angeles lakers. Espn s darren rovell broke down what lebron james the second highest paid player in the nba this season made from his 33 million contract. Salaries courtesy of the hoopshype salary database figures adjusted for inflation in 2020 dollars provided by the u s.
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. From 2004 to 2021 lebron james nba stats summary. 2020 celebrity 100 earnings 88 2m 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.
In december 2015 lebron signed a lifetime endorsement deal with nike that ultimately could be worth more than 1 billion. Kobe bryant was the last active basketball player to outearn king. The approximate stats of lebron james earnings 2021 will confirm soon.
4 yr s 153 312 846. Counting salary and endorsements lebron will make 92 4 million this season making him the highest earning nba player according to forbes magazine. Lebron james totals for the nba season and playoffs including points rebounds assists steals blocks and other categories year by year and career numbers.
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 endorsements 2021. Department of labor bureau of labor statistics.
So it is nonetheless to say that he is of the wealthiest and strong nba athlete. Lebron james earnings 2021. While it s still quite a big number based on rovell s.
He has made a huge amount of earnings until now. In 2004 he received the nba rookie of the year award. This is the sixth straight season lebron has topped their list.