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Cleveland Cavaliers Team Payroll

2015-16 Salary Cap (estimated): $67,100,000

Largest Guarantee: Kyrie Irving ($65,619,700)

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Payroll

Salary
Player 2015-16 2016-17 2017-18 2018-19 2019-20 2020-21 Signed Using Guaranteed
Kyrie Irving $14,746,000 $15,851,950 $16,957,900 $18,063,850 $19,169,800 Early Bird Rights $65,619,700
Brendan Haywood $10,522,500 Cap Space
Anderson Varejao $9,638,554 $10,361,446 $10,000,000 Bird Rights $19,000,000
Timofey Mozgov $4,950,000 Bird Rights $4,950,000
Mike Miller $2,854,940 Room Exception $2,854,940
Joe Harris $845,059 $980,439 Cap Space $845,059
LeBron James
Tyus Jones
Kevin Love
Iman Shumpert
Team Totals $43,557,053 $27,193,835 $26,957,900 $18,063,850 $19,169,800 $93,269,700

Payroll Notes

Player Notes
Kyrie Irving
  • Contract extends through 2020. Final year is a player option.
  • Signs July 11, 2014.
Brendan Haywood
  • Charlotte also assumes payment of his 2015-16 contract amount unless he is waived before August 1, 2015.
  • Claimed off of amnesty waivers for an assumed $6,150,000 for 3 years.
Anderson Varejao
  • 2017-18 unguaranteed (becomes $4.5M guaranteed on August 1, 2017).
  • 2016-17 partially guaranteed for $9,361,446.
  • Signed a veteran extension on October 31, 2014.
  • 2014-15 is partially guaranteed for $4,000,000.
  • Contract has a 5% trade kicker.
Timofey Mozgov
  • Cavaliers exercise team option for 2015-16 on June 23, 2015.
  • Signed July 27, 2013 for an assumed $14,000,000 for 3 years.
Mike Miller
  • Exercises 2015-16 player option on June 29, 2015.
  • Signed July 15, 2014.
Joe Harris
  • Guaranteed for $1.72 mil over 2 years.
LeBron James
  • 2015-16 is player option.
  • Signed July 11, 2014.