highest paid nba players 2015-2016

Highest Paid NBA Players 2015-2016

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RankPlayerPositionTeam2015 Base Salary
** denotes highest paid player in that position
1 **Kobe BryantSmall ForwardLos Angeles Lakers$25,000,000
2Joe JohnsonSmall ForwardBrooklyn Nets$24,894,863
3LeBron JamesSmall ForwardCleveland Cavaliers$22,970,500
4Carmelo AnthonySmall ForwardNew York Knicks$22,875,000
5 **Dwight HowardCenterHouston Rockets$22,359,364
6 **Chris BoshPower ForwardMiami Heat$22,192,730
7 **Chris PaulPoint GuardLos Angeles Clippers$21,468,696
8Kevin DurantSmall ForwardOklahoma Thunder$20,158,622
9Derrick RosePoint GuardChicago Bulls$20,093,064
10 **Dwyane WadeShooting GuardMiami Heat$20,000,000
11Marc GasolCenterMemphis Grizzlies$19,689,000
11DeAndre JordanCenterLos Angeles Clippers$19,689,000
11LaMarcus AldridgePower ForwardSan Antonio Spurs$19,689,000
11Brook LopezCenterBrooklyn Nets$19,689,000
11Kevin LovePower ForwardCleveland Cavaliers$19,689,000
16Blake GriffinPower ForwardLos Angeles Clippers$18,907,725
17Paul MillsapPower ForwardAtalanta Hawks$18,671,659
18Paul GeorgeSmall ForwardIndiana Pacers$17,120,106
19Russell WestbrookPoint GuardOklahoma Thunder$16,744,218
20Kyrie IrvingPoint GuardCleveland Cavaliers$16,407,500
20Enes KanterCenterOklahoma Thunder$16,407,500
20Kawhi LeonardSmall ForwardSan Antonio Spurs$16,407,500
20Wesley MatthewsShooting GuardDallas Mavericks$16,407,500
20Greg MonroeCenterMilwaukee Bucks$16,407,500
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25Tobias HarrisSmall ForwardDetroit Pistons$16,000,000
26DeMarcus CousinsCenterSacramento Kings$15,851,950
26John WallPoint GuardWashington Wizards$15,851,950
28James HardenShooting GuardHouston Rockets$15,756,438
29Eric GordonShooting GuardNew Orleans Pelicans$15,514,031
29Roy HibbertCenterLos Angeles Lakers$15,514,031
31Klay ThompsonShooting GuardGolden State Warriors$15,501,000
32David LeePower ForwardBoston Celtics$15,493,680
33Gordon HaywardShooting GuardUtah Jazz$15,409,570
34Chandler ParsonsSmall ForwardDallas Mavericks$15,361,500
35Jimmy ButlerShooting GuardChicago Bulls$15,257,500
36Goran DragicShooting GuardMiami Heat$14,783,000
37Khris MiddletonSmall ForwardMilwaukee Bucks$14,700,000
38Tristan ThompsonCenterCleveland Cavaliers$14,260,870
38Draymond GreenSmall ForwardGolden State Warriors$14,260,870
40Danilo GallinariSmall ForwardDenver Nuggets$14,000,000
41Reggie JacksonPoint GuardDetroit Pistons$13,913,043
42DeMarre CarrollSmall ForwardToronto Raptors$13,600,000
43Al JeffersonCenterCharlotte Hornets$13,500,000
43Brandon KnightPoint GuardPhoenix Suns$13,500,000
43Eric BledsoePoint GuardPhoenix Suns$13,500,000
46Tony ParkerPoint GuardTony Parker$13,437,500
47Joakim NoahCenterJoakim Noah$13,400,000
48Tyson ChandlerCenterTyson Chandler$13,000,000
48Nene HilarioPower ForwardNene Hilario$13,000,000
50Ricky RubioPoint GuardRicky Rubio$12,700,000
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Sources: National Basketball Association (NBA)
Content Author: Statistic Brain

Date research was conducted: February 19, 2016

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