Salary Cap Info

Note: All salary data comes from The Vertical and Keith Smith’s handy spreadsheet.

Overview

Year-by-Year Breakdown (projected)

Season2016-172017-182018-192019-202020-21
Salary Cap94,143,000102,000,000103,000,000111,000,000120,000,000
Max Cap Space10,591,76730,503,60510,669,62689,642,441110,212,620
Guaranteed Salary65,388,57863,021,60812,111,78912,385,794
Non-Guaranteed9,759,3267,374,2004,302,453
Cap Holds18,104,9833,000,00074,154,4838,971,7659,787,380

Key: Team Option / Player Option / Cap Hold

Player2016-172017-182018-192019-202020-21
Brook Lopez21,165,67522,642,35033,963,525
Jeremy Lin11,483,25412,000,00012,516,746 (15,600,000)
Trevor Booker9,250,0009,125,00011,862,500
Andrew Nicholson6,088,9936,362,9986,637,0026,911,007
K.J. McDaniels3,333,3333,476,8736,606,059
Justin Hamilton3,000,0003,000,0003,900,000
Randy Foye2,500,0003,000,000
Quincy Acy1,790,0921,709,5381,544,951
Caris LeVert1,562,2801,632,4801,702,8002,625,718RFA
Rondae Hollis-Jefferson1,395,6001,471,3822,470,357RFA
Isaiah Whitehead1,074,1451,312,6111,544,9511,676,735
Joe Harris980,4311,524,3051,544,951
Sean Kilpatrick980,4311,524,3051,544,951
Spencer Dinwiddie726,6721,524,3051,656,0921,618,520
Archie Goodwin75,0001,577,230
Deron Williams5,474,7875,474,7875,474,7875,474,787
Others12,630,196

'16-'17

Salary Cap $94,143,000
Guaranteed Commitments $83,493,561
Cap Space $10,591,767
PlayerSalaryNotes
Brook Lopez21,165,675
Jeremy Lin11,483,254
Trevor Booker9,250,000
Andrew Nicholson6,088,993
K.J. McDaniels3,333,333
Justin Hamilton3,000,000
Randy Foye2,500,000
Quincy Acy1,790,092
Caris LeVert1,562,280
Rondae Hollis-Jefferson1,395,600
Isaiah Whitehead1,074,145
Joe Harris980,431
Sean Kilpatrick980,431
Spencer Dinwiddie726,672
Archie Goodwin115,34410 day contract
Deron Williams5,474,787Stretch provision
Luis Scola5,000,000Waived
Greivis Vasquez4,347,826Waived
Anthony Bennett1,015,696Waived
Marcus Thornton980,431Waived
Jarrett Jack500,000Waived
Andrea Bargnani323,599Waived
Yogi Ferrell202,30010 day contract cap charges
Quincy Acy115,34410 day contract cap charges
Egidijus Mockevicius100,000Waived
Beau Beech45,000Waived

'17-'18

Salary Cap $102,000,000
Guaranteed Commitments $63,021,608
Expected Commitments $71-73 million
Projected Space $26-33 million
PlayerSalaryNotes
Brook Lopez22,642,350
Jeremy Lin12,000,000
Trevor Booker9,125,000
Andrew Nicholson6,362,998
K.J. McDaniels3,476,873Team Option (6/24/17)
Randy Foye3,000,000Cap hold
Justin Hamilton3,000,000
Quincy Acy1,709,538Non-guaranteed
Caris LeVert1,632,480
Rondae Hollis-Jefferson1,471,382
Isaiah Whitehead1,312,611$200k protection after 10/31.
Archie Goodwin1,577,230
Joe Harris1,524,305Non-guaranteed before 6/30/17
Sean Kilpatrick1,524,305Non-guaranteed before 6/30/17
Spencer Dinwiddie1,524,305Non-guaranteed before 10/31/17. $250k after.
Deron Williams5,474,787Stretch provision

'18-'19

Salary Cap $103,000,000
Guaranteed Commitments $12,111,789
Expected Commitments ~$75,000,000
Projected Space TBD / $26-33 million
PlayerSalaryNotes
Brook Lopez33,963,525Free agent cap charge
Jeremy Lin12,516,746 (15,600,000)Red = player option. Blue = FA cap charge.
Trevor Booker11,862,500Free agent cap charge
Andrew Nicholson6,637,002
K.J. McDaniels6,606,059Free agent cap charge
Justin Hamilton3,900,000Free agent cap charge
Quincy Acy2,222,399Free agent cap charge
Rondae Hollis-Jefferson2,470,357Team must pick up option before 10/31/17
Caris Levert1,702,800Team must pick up option before 10/31/17
Isaiah Whitehead1,544,951Non-guaranteed before 6/30/18
Spencer Dinwiddie1,656,092Non-guaranteed before 10/31/18. $250k after.
Sean Kilpatrick1,544,951Free agent cap charge
Joe Harris1,544,951Free agent cap charge
Deron Williams5,474,787Stretch provision

'19-'20

Salary Cap $111,000,000 (projected)
Guaranteed Commitments $12,385,794
Projected Space TBD
PlayerSalaryNotes
Andrew Nicholson6,911,007 (9,955,503)Red = Player option
Blue = Cap charge
Caris Levert2,625,718Team option before 10/31/18
Isaiah Whitehead1,676,735Team option
Rondae Hollis-JeffersonRFARestricted free agent
Deron Williams5,474,787Final year of stretch provision commitment

'20-'21

Salary Cap $120,000,000 (projected)
Guaranteed Commitments None
Projected Space TBD
PlayerSalaryNotes
Caris LeVertRFARestricted free agent