Top 10 Richest NBA Players

Top 10 Richest NBA Players

Top 10 Richest NBA players 2023: NBA is one of the most-watched sports in the world. There are hundreds of millions of fans of NBA.


We have compiled a list of the top 10 richest NBA Players for you. We sourced figures from Talkbasketball. We have also included a short bio about the wealthiest NBA players for you.

Top 10 Richest NBA Players in the World

Lebron James -$400 million

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Taking the number one spot of the top 10 wealthiest NBA players is Lebron James. He is a player for the Los Angeles Lakers of the National Basketball Association.


James is widely considered to be one of the greatest basketball players in NBA history.

He has accumulated additional wealth and fame from numerous endorsement contracts.

According to, James takes about $467,000 per game played With an exact agreement of $153,312,846 million for four years.


Russell Westbrook -$170 million

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Top 10 Richest NBA Players

Russell Westbrook III is an American professional basketball player for the Houston Rockets.

He is a nine-time NBA All-Star and earned the NBA Most Valuable Player Award for the 2016–17 season.

He is also an eight-time All-NBA Team member, led the league in scoring in 2014–15 and 2016–17, and won back-to-back NBA All-Star Game Most Valuable Player awards in 2015 and 2016.


In 2017, the year he won the league MVP award, Westbrook became one of two players in NBA history to average a triple-double for a season, along with Oscar Robertson in 1962.

Russell’s earnings has made him one of the top 10 richest NBA players

Top 10 Richest NBA Players

Kevin Durant -$164 million

top 10 richest NBA Players
Top 10 Richest NBA Players

Kevin Wayne Durant  is a player for the Brooklyn Nets . As a professional, he has won two NBA championships, an NBA Most Valuable Player Award, two Finals MVP Awards, two NBA All-Star Game Most Valuable Player Awards, four NBA scoring titles, the NBA Rookie of the Year Award, and two Olympic gold medals. Durant has also been selected to nine All-NBA teams and ten NBA All-Star teams.

He is one of the top 10 richest NBA players.


Carmelo Anthony- $160 million

Carmelo Kyam Anthony  is currently a player for the Portland Trail Blazers.

He has been named an NBA All-Star ten times and an All-NBA Team member six times.

Anthony’s current contract has  a base salary of $2,159,029. He is among the wealthiest NBA players list.

Stephen Curry -$130 million

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Top 10 Richest NBA Players

Another wealthy NBA star is Curry . He plays for  Golden State Warriors.

Curry has been named the NBA Most Valuable Player (MVP) twice and won three NBA championships with the Warriors. He earns about $34.7 Million on average per annum. making him one of the richest NBa players.

Blake Griffin -$82 million

Blake Austin Griffin plays for the Detroit Pistons.  Griffin was selected first overall by the Los Angeles Clippers in the 2009 NBA draft, and has since been a six-time NBA All-Star and a five-time All-NBA selection.

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Griffin is in the midst of a five-year, $171 million contract that he signed in 2017. The deal is fully guaranteed and runs through 2021-22.

Griffin is one of the richest NBA players currently.

Top 10 Richest NBA Players

James Harden -$72 million

James Edward Harden Jr. is a  player for the Houston Rockets.

He became one of the NBA’s most prolific scorers and earned recognition as the best shooting guard in the NBA,  as well as one of the top overall players in the league.

James takes an annual salary of $25 Million making him one of the wealthiest NBa players

Anthony Davis -$60 million

Davis plays for  Los Angeles Lakers. He is a seven-time NBA All-Star and has been named to three All-NBA First Teams and three NBA All-Defensive Teams. He also earned a gold medal with the 2012 US Olympic team.

Davis currently takes an annual salary of $27 million making him one of the top 10 wealthiest NBA stars

Top 10 Richest NBA Players

Damian Lillard -$50 million

Lillard makes about $29.5 million in income playing for  Portland Trail Blazers .

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