Golden State Warriors Salary Archive – 2017/18

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Name 2017-18
Stephen Curry $34,682,550
Kevin Durant $25,000,000
Klay Thompson $17,826,150
Draymond Green $16,400,000
Andre Iguodala $14,814,815
Shaun Livingston $7,692,308
Nick Young $5,192,000
Zaza Pachulia $3,477,600
David West $1,471,382
JaVale McGee $1,471,382
Omri Casspi (waived) $1,471,382
Kevon Looney $1,471,382
Damian Jones $1,312,611
Pat McCaw $1,312,611
Jason Thompson (stretched) $945,126
Jordan Bell $815,615
Quinn Cook $14,832
Total $135,371,746


2017-18 Team-By-Team Salary Summary

Quick: Currently over the cap and tax threshold.

Salary Cap: $99,093,000

Luxury Tax Threshold: $119,266,000


  • Taxpayer Mid-Level Exception: $0 (Nick Young)

Roster Count: 15 guaranteed, one two-way

Depth Chart*
PG: Stephen Curry, Shaun Livingston, Quinn Cook
SG: Klay Thompson, Nick Young, Pat McCaw (injured)
SF: Kevin Durant, Andre Iguodala
PF: Draymond Green, David West, Chris Boucher (two-way)
C: JaVale McGee, Kevon Looney, Jordan Bell, Zaza Pachulia, Damian Jones

*Note: Teams often adjust their depth chart throughout the season, sometimes game by game.

G-League Affiliate: Santa Cruz Warriors (general manager Kent Lacob, Coach Aaron Miles)

Two-Way Contracts: Chris Boucher (two-year)

Two-Way Daily Rate in NBA/G-League: $4,608/$528

Coaching Staff

Head Coach: Steve Kerr (five-year, $25 million contract starting for 2014/15 season).

Assistants: Mike Brown, Ron Adams, Jarron Collins, Bruce Fraser (assistant coach/player development), Willie Green (assistant coach/player development), Chris DeMarco (assistant coach/player development)

Trainer: Drew Yoder (head athletic trainer), Chelsea Lane (head of physical performance and sports medicine), Roger Sancho (assistant trainer)

Basketball Executives

  • Bob Myers — president of basketball operations/general manager
  • Kirk Lacob — vice president of GSW Sports Ventures/assistant general manager
  • Larry Harris — assistant general manager/director of player personnel
  • David Kelly — general counsel and vice president, basketball management and strategy

Pick Swaps

  • 2018 — Owe second-rounder to Denver Nuggets (Andre Iguodala).
  • 2019 — Owed second-rounder (top-55 protected, unprotected in 2020) from Dallas Mavericks (Andrew Bogut).  Warriors have option in 2019 to delay conveyance to 2020.
  • 2019 — Owe second-rounder to Dallas Mavericks (Andrew Bogut), Mavericks can delay pick to 2020.

Cash Paid ($5.1 million max): $0

Cash Received ($5.1 million max): $0


  • 6/22/17 — Traded $3.5 million to Chicago Bulls for the rights to Jordan Bell (38th)
  • 6/30/17 — Kevin Durant opted out of his contract.
  • 7/6/17 — Signed Nick Young to an estimated one-year, $5.2 million contract.
  • 7/6/17 — Signed Stephen Curry to a five-year, $201,158,790 contract.
  • 7/6/17 — Signed Kevin Durant to a two-year, $51,250,000 contract (player option on second season).
  • 7/6/17 — Signed David West to a one-year, $2,328,652 contract.
  • 7/6/17 — Signed Shaun Livingston to a three-year, partially-guaranteed $24 million contract.
  • 7/6/17 — Signed Jordan Bell (2017-38th) to a two-year, $2,193,857 contract.
  • 7/8/17 — Signed Zaza Pachulia to a one-year, $3,477,600 contract.
  • 7/11/17 — Signed Andre Iguodala to a three-year, $48 million contract.
  • 7/12/17 — Signed Omri Casspi to a one-year, $2,06,470 contract.
  • 7/14/17 — Signed Chris Boucher to a two-way contract.
  • 7/27/17 — Signed JaVale McGee to a one-year, $2,116,955 contract.
  • 8/14/17 — Signed Antonius Cleveland to a non-guaranteed one-year, $815,615 summer contract with exhibits nine and 10.
  • 8/14/17 — Signed Georges Niang to a non-guaranteed one-year, $1,312,611 summer contract (with exhibits nine and 10).
  • 8/29/17 — Signed Michael Gbinije to a non-guaranteed one-year, $1,312,611 summer contract (with exhibits nine and 10).
  • 9/21/17 — Signed Alex Hamilton to a non-guaranteed one-year, $815,615 summer contract.
  • 10/13/17 — Signed Trevor Thompson to a non-guaranteed one-year, $815,615 summer contract with exhibit nine.
  • 10/17/17 — Signed Quinn Cook to a one-year, two-way contract.
  • 10/30/17 — Picked up team option on Damian Jones.
  • 10/31/17 — Declined team option on Kevon Looney.
  • 1/15/18 — No-trade restriction lifted on Stephen Curry.
  • 4/10/18 — Ended the two-way contract with Quinn Cook, signing him to a two-year, $1,559,783 contract.

Waived Players: Antonius Cleveland, Alex Hamilton, Michael Gbinije, Georges Niang, Trevor Thompson, Omri Casspi

Traded Players: None

Expired 10-Day Contracts: None

Unsigned Draft Picks

  • First-rounders: None
  • Second-rounders: Mladen Sekularac (2002-55th)

Arena: Oracle Arena

Free Agents (with Cap Holds)

  • Non-Bird: Matt Barnes ($1,471,382)

Non-Guaranteed Salaries

  • None

No-Trade: Stephen Curry (signing restriction until 7/6/18)

Trade Kickers

  • Stephen Curry — 15 percent
  • Kevin Durant — 15 percent

Note: Players can waive their trade bonuses.


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(Updated on 5/7/18)

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