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Cleveland Cavaliers Team Payroll

2016-17 Salary Cap: $94,143,000 (Salary Cap History)

Largest Guarantee: Kevin Love ($93,500,000)

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Payroll

Salary
Player Age 2016-17 2017-18 2018-19 2019-20 2020-21 2021-22 Signed Using Guaranteed
Kevin Love 27 $21,500,000 $22,500,000 $24,000,000 $25,500,000 Bird Rights $93,500,000
Kyrie Irving 24 $15,851,950 $16,957,900 $18,063,850 $19,169,800 Early Bird Rights $50,873,700
Tristan Thompson 25 $15,330,435 $16,400,000 $17,469,565 $18,539,130 Bird Rights $67,739,130
Iman Shumpert 26 $9,700,000 $10,300,000 $11,000,000 Bird Rights $31,000,000
Channing Frye 33 $7,456,238 Cap Space $7,456,238
Mike Dunleavy 35 $4,800,000 $5,100,000 Early Bird Rights $9,900,000
Mo Williams 33 $2,200,000 Mini MLE $2,200,000
Jordan McRae 25 $874,636 Minimum Salary $874,636
Team Totals $77,713,259 $71,257,900 $70,533,415 $63,208,930 $263,543,704

Payroll Notes

Player Notes
Kevin Love
  • Signed July 9, 2015 for 5 years, approx. $113,000,000.
Kyrie Irving
  • Contract extends through 2020. Final year is a player option.
  • Signs July 11, 2014.
Tristan Thompson
  • Signed 5-year, $82M deal on October 22, 2015.
Iman Shumpert
  • Signed on July 9, 2015 for 4 years, $40,000,000.
Channing Frye
  • Signed 4-yr, guaranteed $32mil deal with Magic.
  • Declined final year option with Suns.
Mike Dunleavy
  • Traded to CLE on July 7, 2016.
  • Signed July 9, 2015 for 3 years, $14,400,000.
Mo Williams
  • Exercised 2016-17 player option.
  • 2016-17 is a player option.
  • Signed on July 10, 2015 for 2 years, $4,300,000.
Jordan McRae
  • 2016-17 team option exercised.
  • Signed for rest of season March 9, 2016; deal also includes team option for 2016-17.