1996-1997 NBA Player Salaries

Player 1996/97 1996/97(*)
1. Michael Jordan $30,140,000 $192,342
2. Horace Grant $14,857,000 $94,811
3. Reggie Miller $11,250,000 $71,793
4. Shaquille O'Neal $10,714,000 $68,372
5. Gary Payton $10,212,000 $65,169
6. David Robinson $9,952,000 $63,509
7. Juwan Howard $9,750,000 $62,220
8. Hakeem Olajuwon $9,655,000 $61,614
9. Alonzo Mourning $9,380,000 $59,859
10. Dennis Rodman $9,000,000 $57,434
11. Dikembe Mutombo $8,013,000 $51,135
12. Chris Webber $8,000,000 $51,052
13. Otis Thorpe $7,000,000 $44,671
13. Latrell Sprewell $7,000,000 $44,671
13. Elden Campbell $7,000,000 $44,671
13. Kevin Johnson $7,000,000 $44,671
17. Danny Manning $6,833,000 $43,605
18. Derrick Coleman $6,739,000 $43,005
19. Anfernee Hardaway $6,655,000 $42,469
20. Dale Davis $6,508,000 $41,531
21. John Stockton $6,000,000 $38,289
22. Clyde Drexler $5,500,000 $35,098
23. Sean Elliott $5,333,000 $34,033
24. Dino Radja $5,313,000 $33,905
25. Antonio Davis $5,200,000 $33,184
26. Shawn Bradley $5,130,000 $32,737
27. Grant Hill $5,025,000 $32,067
28. Larry Johnson $5,004,000 $31,933
29. Tom Gugliotta $5,000,000 $31,908
29. Allan Houston $5,000,000 $31,908
31. A.C. Green $4,851,000 $30,957
32. Vlade Divac $4,718,000 $30,108
33. Charles Barkley $4,695,000 $29,961
34. Karl Malone $4,657,000 $29,719
35. Danny Ferry $4,643,000 $29,629
36. Glenn Robinson $4,640,000 $29,610
37. Christian Laettner $4,500,000 $28,717
37. Steve Smith $4,500,000 $28,717
39. Jason Kidd $4,408,000 $28,130
40. Kenny Anderson $4,175,000 $26,643
41. John Williams $4,151,000 $26,490
42. Harvey Grant $4,111,000 $26,234
43. Chris Dudley $4,100,000 $26,164
44. Glen Rice $4,002,000 $25,539
45. Rik Smits $4,000,000 $25,526
45. Brian Shaw $4,000,000 $25,526
47. Toni Kukoc $3,960,000 $25,271
48. Jim Jackson $3,900,000 $24,888
49. Ron Harper $3,840,000 $24,505
50. Jamal Mashburn $3,833,000 $24,460
51. Kendall Gill $3,800,000 $24,250
52. Nick Anderson $3,790,000 $24,186
53. Billy Owens $3,773,000 $24,077
54. Vin Baker $3,765,000 $24,026
55. Rony Seikaly $3,752,000 $23,943
56. Isaiah Rider $3,610,000 $23,037
57. Sherman Douglas $3,594,000 $22,935
58. Mitch Richmond $3,575,000 $22,814
59. Charles Smith $3,557,000 $22,699
60. Tyrone Hill $3,480,000 $22,208
61. Wayman Tisdale $3,475,000 $22,176
62. Mark Price $3,409,000 $21,754
63. Dana Barros $3,400,000 $21,697
63. Bryant Stith $3,400,000 $21,697
65. Donyell Marshall $3,360,000 $21,442
66. Detlef Schrempf $3,333,000 $21,269
67. Shawn Kemp $3,300,000 $21,059
67. Clarence Weatherspoon $3,300,000 $21,059
69. LaPhonso Ellis $3,294,000 $21,021
70. Dee Brown $3,250,000 $20,740
70. Stanley Roberts $3,250,000 $20,740
72. Calbert Cheaney $3,200,000 $20,421
73. Lionel Simmons $3,194,000 $20,382
74. Olden Polynice $3,140,000 $20,038
75. Loy Vaught $3,100,000 $19,783
75. Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf $3,100,000 $19,783
75. Sharone Wright $3,100,000 $19,783
78. Joe Dumars $3,075,000 $19,623
79. Bobby Hurley $3,068,000 $19,578
80. Chris Gatling $3,047,000 $19,444
81. Rod Strickland $3,036,000 $19,374
82. Derrick McKey $3,000,000 $19,144
82. Patrick Ewing $3,000,000 $19,144
82. Jim McIlvaine $3,000,000 $19,144
82. Dennis Scott $3,000,000 $19,144
86. Clifford Robinson $2,924,000 $18,659
87. Todd Day $2,915,000 $18,602
88. Mark Jackson $2,900,000 $18,506
88. Stojko Vrankovic $2,900,000 $18,506
90. Ken Norman $2,869,000 $18,308
91. Chris Mullin $2,844,000 $18,149
92. Mookie Blaylock $2,800,000 $17,868
93. Joe Smith $2,794,000 $17,830
94. Luc Longley $2,790,000 $17,804
95. Anthony Mason $2,777,000 $17,721
96. Sam Perkins $2,730,000 $17,421
97. Pooh Richardson $2,721,000 $17,364
98. Robert Pack $2,700,000 $17,230
98. Lamond Murray $2,700,000 $17,230
100. Felton Spencer $2,694,000 $17,192
101. Arvydas Sabonis $2,640,000 $16,847
102. Hersey Hawkins $2,604,000 $16,617
103. Charles Oakley $2,600,000 $16,592
103. Chris Childs $2,600,000 $16,592
105. Antonio McDyess $2,545,000 $16,241
106. Sarunas Marciulionis $2,500,000 $15,954
106. Tim Hardaway $2,500,000 $15,954
106. Chris Morris $2,500,000 $15,954
109. Stacey Augmon $2,480,000 $15,826
110. Micheal Williams $2,475,000 $15,794
111. Terry Mills $2,457,000 $15,679
112. Marcus Camby $2,434,000 $15,532
113. BJ Armstrong $2,400,000 $15,315
113. Cedric Ceballos $2,400,000 $15,315
113. Scott Williams $2,400,000 $15,315
116. Jeff Hornacek $2,396,000 $15,290
117. Gheorghe Muresan $2,363,000 $15,079
118. Dan Majerle $2,350,000 $14,996
119. Andrew Lang $2,332,000 $14,881
120. Armen Gilliam $2,317,000 $14,786
121. Terry Davis $2,300,000 $14,677
121. Antoine Carr $2,300,000 $14,677
123. Jerry Stackhouse $2,286,000 $14,588
124. Kevin Edwards $2,280,000 $14,550
124. Rodney Rogers $2,280,000 $14,550
126. Allen Iverson $2,267,000 $14,467
127. Grant Long $2,260,000 $14,422
128. Jayson Williams $2,250,000 $14,358
128. Scottie Pippen $2,250,000 $14,358
130. John Salley $2,225,000 $14,199
131. Duane Causwell $2,215,000 $14,135
132. Shareef Abdur-Rahim $2,186,000 $13,950
133. Doug West $2,155,000 $13,752
134. Blue Edwards $2,100,000 $13,401
135. George Lynch $2,090,000 $13,337
136. Rasheed Wallace $2,060,000 $13,146
136. Chuck Person $2,060,000 $13,146
138. Reggie Williams $2,048,000 $13,069
139. Vinny Del Negro $2,023,000 $12,910
140. Mark West $2,000,000 $12,763
140. Vincent Askew $2,000,000 $12,763
140. PJ Brown $2,000,000 $12,763
140. Elliot Perry $2,000,000 $12,763
144. Adam Keefe $1,950,000 $12,444
145. Stephon Marbury $1,917,000 $12,233
146. John Starks $1,913,000 $12,208
147. Terry Dehere $1,905,000 $12,156
148. Nick Van Exel $1,900,000 $12,125
149. Sasha Danilovic $1,892,000 $12,074
150. Greg Anthony $1,875,000 $11,965
151. Dell Curry $1,830,000 $11,678
152. Bobby Phills $1,808,000 $11,537
153. Greg Minor $1,800,000 $11,486
153. Eddie Jones $1,800,000 $11,486
155. Ray Allen $1,785,000 $11,391
156. Don MacLean $1,780,000 $11,359
157. Terry Porter $1,775,000 $11,327
158. Pervis Ellison $1,760,000 $11,231
159. Khalid Reeves $1,752,000 $11,180
160. Rick Fox $1,750,000 $11,167
161. Malik Sealy $1,732,000 $11,052
162. Lindsey Hunter $1,715,000 $10,944
163. Robert Horry $1,703,000 $10,867
164. Donald Royal $1,700,000 $10,848
164. Tracy Murray $1,700,000 $10,848
166. Bryant Reeves $1,695,000 $10,816
167. Kevin Garnett $1,666,000 $10,631
168. Ervin Johnson $1,636,000 $10,440
169. Antoine Walker $1,620,000 $10,338
170. Dale Ellis $1,600,000 $10,210
170. Brent Price $1,600,000 $10,210
172. Popeye Jones $1,581,000 $10,089
173. Muggsy Bogues $1,575,000 $10,051
174. Michael Smith $1,570,000 $10,019
175. Matt Geiger $1,562,000 $9,968
176. Jalen Rose $1,560,000 $9,955
177. Carl Herrera $1,550,000 $9,891
178. Damon Stoudamire $1,547,000 $9,872
179. Will Perdue $1,544,000 $9,853
180. Anthony Peeler $1,540,000 $9,827
181. Frank Brickowski $1,500,000 $9,572
181. Kevin Willis $1,500,000 $9,572
183. Lorenzen Wright $1,480,000 $9,444
184. Michael Cage $1,473,000 $9,400
185. Kenny Gattison $1,450,000 $9,253
186. Yinka Dare $1,448,000 $9,240
187. Marty Conlon $1,447,500 $9,236
188. Shawn Respert $1,417,000 $9,042
189. Bimbo Coles $1,400,000 $8,934
189. Mario Elie $1,400,000 $8,934
191. Eric Piatkowski $1,363,000 $8,698
192. Kerry Kittles $1,356,000 $8,653
193. Nate McMillan $1,355,000 $8,647
193. Doug Christie $1,355,000 $8,647
195. Brooks Thompson $1,332,300 $8,501
196. Greg Graham $1,330,000 $8,487
197. Terrell Brandon $1,312,000 $8,372
198. Ed O'Bannon $1,303,000 $8,315
199. Randy Brown $1,300,000 $8,296
199. Derek Harper $1,300,000 $8,296
201. Hubert Davis $1,295,000 $8,264
202. Brian Grant $1,293,000 $8,251
203. Eric Montross $1,280,000 $8,168
204. Samaki Walker $1,246,000 $7,951
205. Kurt Thomas $1,238,000 $7,900
206. Scott Burrell $1,235,000 $7,881
206. Chris Mills $1,235,000 $7,881
206. Sam Cassell $1,235,000 $7,881
206. Corie Blount $1,235,000 $7,881
206. James Robinson $1,235,000 $7,881
206. Rex Walters $1,235,000 $7,881
206. Joe Kleine $1,235,000 $7,881
206. Acie Earl $1,235,000 $7,881
214. Johnny Newman $1,225,000 $7,817
215. Ricky Pierce $1,200,000 $7,657
215. Eddie Johnson $1,200,000 $7,657
215. Sean Rooks $1,200,000 $7,657
215. Sam Mitchell $1,200,000 $7,657
215. Lucious Harris $1,200,000 $7,657
220. Kevin Gamble $1,196,000 $7,632
221. Buck Williams $1,193,000 $7,613
222. Erick Dampier $1,184,000 $7,555
223. Gary Trent $1,176,000 $7,504
224. Jon Koncak $1,150,000 $7,338
224. Mark Bryant $1,150,000 $7,338
226. Carlos Rogers $1,144,000 $7,300
227. Todd Fuller $1,125,000 $7,179
228. Bill Curley $1,123,000 $7,166
229. Tony Dumas $1,120,000 $7,147
230. Cherokee Parks $1,117,000 $7,128
231. George McCloud $1,100,000 $7,019
231. Lee Mayberry $1,100,000 $7,019
233. Haywoode Workman $1,080,000 $6,892
234. Tom Hammonds $1,070,000 $6,828
235. Vitaly Potapenko $1,068,000 $6,815
236. Corliss Williamson $1,051,000 $6,707
237. Dickey Simpkins $1,040,000 $6,636
237. Duane Ferrell $1,040,000 $6,636
237. Clifford Rozier $1,040,000 $6,636
237. Wesley Person $1,040,000 $6,636
237. Aaron McKie $1,040,000 $6,636
237. Avery Johnson $1,040,000 $6,636
237. Monty Williams $1,040,000 $6,636
237. B.J. Tyler $1,040,000 $6,636
245. Kobe Bryant $1,015,000 $6,477
246. Eric Williams $1,008,000 $6,432
247. Bill Wennington $1,000,000 $6,381
247. Robert Parish $1,000,000 $6,381
247. Vernon Maxwell $1,000,000 $6,381
247. Jamie Watson $1,000,000 $6,381
251. Eric Mobley $992,000 $6,330
252. Brent Barry $958,000 $6,113
253. Lorenzo Williams $940,000 $5,998
254. Steve Nash $916,000 $5,845
255. Alan Henderson $910,000 $5,807
256. Charlie Ward $888,000 $5,666
257. Tony Delk $870,000 $5,552
258. Bob Sura $864,000 $5,513
259. Jermaine O'Neal $827,000 $5,277
260. Theo Ratliff $821,000 $5,239
261. Zan Tabak $800,000 $5,105
262. John Wallace $785,000 $5,009
263. Randolph Childress $784,000 $5,003
264. Herb Williams $757,000 $4,830
265. Steve Kerr $750,000 $4,786
265. Chris Carr $750,000 $4,786
265. Walter McCarty $750,000 $4,786
268. Michael Finley $723,000 $4,613
269. Zydrunas Ilgauskas $720,000 $4,594
270. Jason Caffey $700,000 $4,467
270. Pete Chilcutt $700,000 $4,467
272. George Zidek $694,000 $4,428
273. Dontae' Jones $691,000 $4,409
274. Travis Best $666,000 $4,250
275. Roy Rogers $664,000 $4,237
276. Keith Askins $650,000 $4,148
277. Loren Meyer $639,000 $4,077
278. Dwayne Schintzius $625,000 $3,988
279. David Vaughn $614,000 $3,918
280. Derek Fisher $612,000 $3,905
281. Bo Outlaw $600,000 $3,828
281. Mitchell Butler $600,000 $3,828
283. Greg Anderson $584,000 $3,726
284. Danny Schayes $575,000 $3,669
285. Greg Ostertag $573,000 $3,656
286. Jerome Williams $568,000 $3,624
287. David Wingate $560,000 $3,573
288. Mario Bennett $555,000 $3,541
289. Brian Evans $551,000 $3,516
290. Priest Lauderdale $548,000 $3,497
291. Cory Alexander $521,000 $3,324
292. Antonio Lang $520,000 $3,318
293. David Benoit $508,000 $3,241
294. Alton Lister $500,000 $3,190
294. Jud Buechler $500,000 $3,190
294. Gary Grant $500,000 $3,190
294. Chucky Brown $500,000 $3,190
294. Sherell Ford $500,000 $3,190
294. Dontonio Wingfield $500,000 $3,190
300. Brad Lohaus $485,000 $3,095
301. Donny Marshall $450,000 $2,871
301. Tim Legler $450,000 $2,871
303. Greg Foster $420,000 $2,680
304. Darrell Armstrong $410,000 $2,616
305. Martin Muursepp $401,000 $2,559
306. Don Reid $400,000 $2,552
306. Michael Curry $400,000 $2,552
306. Rick Mahorn $400,000 $2,552
306. Joe Wolf $400,000 $2,552
306. Chris Whitney $400,000 $2,552
311. Bryon Russell $385,000 $2,456
312. Darrick Martin $375,000 $2,393
313. Craig Ehlo $360,000 $2,297
314. David Wesley $350,000 $2,233
315. Jimmy King $330,000 $2,105
316. Lawrence Moten $321,000 $2,048
317. Shane Heal $320,000 $2,042
318. Shawnelle Scott $300,000 $1,914
318. Ed Pinckney $300,000 $1,914
320. Howard Eisley $298,000 $1,901
321. Fred Hoiberg $297,000 $1,895
322. Rafael Addison $290,000 $1,850
323. Andrew DeClercq $276,000 $1,761
324. Steve Scheffler $275,000 $1,754
325. Xavier McDaniel $254,000 $1,620
326. Anthony Goldwire $250,000 $1,595
327. Jon Barry $247,500 $1,579
327. Eldridge Recasner $247,500 $1,579
327. Tyrone Corbin $247,500 $1,579
327. Donnie Boyce $247,500 $1,579
327. Ivano Newbill $247,500 $1,579
327. Willie Burton $247,500 $1,579
327. Tony Massenburg $247,500 $1,579
327. Tony Smith $247,500 $1,579
327. Carl Thomas $247,500 $1,579
327. Oliver Miller $247,500 $1,579
327. Fred Roberts $247,500 $1,579
327. Greg Dreiling $247,500 $1,579
327. Keith Jennings $247,500 $1,579
327. LaSalle Thompson $247,500 $1,579
327. Litterial Green $247,500 $1,579
327. Lou Roe $247,500 $1,579
327. Mike Peplowski $247,500 $1,579
327. Matt Bullard $247,500 $1,579
327. Matt Maloney $247,500 $1,579
327. Othella Harrington $247,500 $1,579
327. Sam Mack $247,500 $1,579
327. Charles Jones $247,500 $1,579
327. Tracy Moore $247,500 $1,579
327. Brent Scott $247,500 $1,579
327. Jerome Allen $247,500 $1,579
327. Kevin Duckworth $247,500 $1,579
327. Jerome Kersey $247,500 $1,579
327. Byron Scott $247,500 $1,579
327. Rumeal Robinson $247,500 $1,579
327. Doug Edwards $247,500 $1,579
327. Rich Manning $247,500 $1,579
327. Isaac Austin $247,500 $1,579
327. Mark Strickland $247,500 $1,579
327. Voshon Lenard $247,500 $1,579
327. Tony Farmer $247,500 $1,579
327. David Wood $247,500 $1,579
327. Dean Garrett $247,500 $1,579
327. Chris Jent $247,500 $1,579
327. Eric Leckner $247,500 $1,579
327. Scott Brooks $247,500 $1,579
327. Antonio Harvey $247,500 $1,579
327. Eric Snow $247,500 $1,579
327. Larry Stewart $247,500 $1,579
327. Gerald Wilkins $247,500 $1,579
327. Derek Strong $247,500 $1,579
327. Doug Overton $247,500 $1,579
327. Mark Bradtke $247,500 $1,579
327. Mark Davis $247,500 $1,579
327. Rex Chapman $247,500 $1,579
327. Darrin Hancock $247,500 $1,579
327. Reggie Jordan $247,500 $1,579
327. Tyus Edney $247,500 $1,579
327. Kevin Salvadori $247,500 $1,579
327. Dominique Wilkins $247,500 $1,579
327. Walt Williams $247,500 $1,579
327. Ben Wallace $247,500 $1,579
327. Jaren Jackson Jr $247,500 $1,579
327. Ashraf Amaya $247,500 $1,579
327. Matt Fish $247,500 $1,579
386. Mark Hendrickson $247,000 $1,576
387. Brett Szabo $220,000 $1,403
387. Steve Hamer $220,000 $1,403
387. Malik Rose $220,000 $1,403
387. Carlos Strong $220,000 $1,403
387. Reggie Geary $220,000 $1,403
387. Erick Strickland $220,000 $1,403
387. Darvin Ham $220,000 $1,403
387. Marcus Mann $220,000 $1,403
387. Ray Owes $220,000 $1,403
387. Emanual Davis $220,000 $1,403
387. Randy Livingston $220,000 $1,403
387. Travis Knight $220,000 $1,403
387. Chris Robinson $220,000 $1,403
387. James Scott $220,000 $1,403
387. Virginijus Praskevicius $220,000 $1,403
387. Amal McCaskill $220,000 $1,403
387. Ben Davis $220,000 $1,403
387. Marcus Brown $220,000 $1,403
387. Donald Whiteside $220,000 $1,403
387. Shandon Anderson $220,000 $1,403
407. Earl Cureton $205,200 $1,309
407. John Long $205,200 $1,309
409. Kenny Smith $190,100 $1,213
410. Lloyd Daniels $184,100 $1,174
411. Henry James $181,100 $1,155
411. Stephen Howard $181,100 $1,155
413. Aaron Williams $169,000 $1,078
414. Robert Werdann $166,000 $1,059
415. Gaylon Nickerson $152,900 $975