2018-19 NBA Salary Cap Numbers

(Official NBA Press Release) 6-30-18

NBA SALARY CAP FOR 2018-19 SEASON SET AT $101.869 MILLION

NEW YORK, June 30, 2018 – The National Basketball Association today announced that the Salary Cap has been set at $101.869 million for the 2018-19 season.  The tax level for the 2018-19 season is $123.733 million.

The Salary Cap and tax level go into effect at 12:01 a.m. ET on Sunday, July 1, when the league’s “moratorium period” starts and teams can begin negotiating with free agents.  The moratorium period ends at 12:01 p.m. ET on Friday, July 6.

The minimum team salary, which is set at 90% of the Salary Cap, is $91.682 million for the 2018-19 season.

The Collective Bargaining Agreement provides for three different mid-level exceptions depending on a team’s salary level.   The non-taxpayer mid-level for the 2018-19 season is $8.641 million, the taxpayer mid-level is $5.337 million, and the mid-level for a team with room under the Salary Cap is $4.449 million.

SHARE

RELATED CONTENT

Cabrera, Diaz Joining Tribe Cavs Sign Channing Frye Indians Prospect Francisco Mejia Traded To Padres For Brad Hand Machado trade to Dodgers complete Leonard headed to Toronto for DeRozan Cavs Sexton Named To Vegas Summer League 1st Team