Denver Nuggets Salaries

2022/23 Team Payroll: $162,893,770
2022/23 Team Payroll Rank: 9

Key: Player Option / Team Option / Qualifying Offer / Two-Way Contract

Player Salaries

Player 2022/23 2023/24 2024/25 2025/26 2026/27 2027/28
Nikola Jokic $33,047,803 $46,550,000 $50,274,000 $53,998,000 $57,722,000 $61,446,000
Jamal Murray $31,650,600 $33,833,400 $36,016,200 $0 $0 $0
Michael Porter $30,913,750 $33,386,850 $35,859,950 $38,333,050 $40,806,150 $0
Aaron Gordon $19,690,909 $21,266,182 $22,841,455 $22,841,455 $0 $0
Kentavious Caldwell-Pope $14,004,703 $14,704,938 $15,440,185 $0 $0 $0
Bruce Brown $6,479,000 $6,802,950 $0 $0 $0 $0
Ishmael Smith $4,725,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
Jeff Green $4,500,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
DeAndre Jordan $2,905,851 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
Christian Braun $2,808,600 $2,949,120 $3,089,640 $4,921,797 $7,092,309 $0
Zeke Nnaji $2,617,800 $4,306,281 $6,235,495 $0 $0 $0
Vlatko Cancar $2,234,359 $2,234,359 $2,346,606 $0 $0 $0
Bones Hyland $2,201,520 $2,306,400 $4,158,439 $6,137,856 $0 $0
Peyton Watson $2,193,960 $2,303,520 $2,413,560 $4,356,476 $6,534,714 $0
Davon Reed $1,902,133 $2,066,585 $0 $0 $0 $0
Collin Gillespie $508,891 $1,761,752 $0 $0 $0 $0
Jack White $508,891 $1,761,752 $0 $0 $0 $0
Totals $162,893,770 $172,710,585 $160,431,790 $115,172,505 $98,528,150 $61,446,000

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  • Nikola Jokic's contract includes a 15 percent trade bonus, according to Keith Smith.
  • Nikola Jokic: He will make an extra $431,000 for reaching the playoffs, according to Bobby Marks. Would make an additional $431,000 for advancing to the second round.
  • Michael Porter: Only $12,000,000 guaranteed in 2026/27, HoopsHype has learned. Guarantee will increase to $17,000,000 if during one of any of the 2021/22 through 2025/26 seasons he is selected as an NBA All-Star, and will increase to full if his team has not requested waivers on him on or before 48 hours prior to the start of the 2026/27 moratorium period; during two of any of the 2021/22 through 2025/26 seasons he is selected as an NBA All-Star; during one of any of the 2021-22 through 2025-26 seasons he is named MVP, Defensive Player of the Year, or named to any of the All-NBA or All-Defensive Teams; or his team wins an NBA championship and he achieves various games played requirements.
  • Aaron Gordon: He has a $500,000 bonus for All-Star, All-NBA or All-Defensive selections, HoopsHype has learned.
  • Davon Reed: No money guaranteed in 2023/24, HoopsHype has learned. Guarantee increases to $500,000 if not waived by the day that is 10 days following the date of his team's last game of the 2022/23 season. His contract becomes fully guaranteed if not waived by July 8, 2023.
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  • Source: HoopsHype's salary database