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How much money does a professional basketball player make?

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October 02, 2017 3:09PM

The current average NBA salary of $6.2 million for this season is tops across all sports.

The minimum NBA player rookie salary for the 2017-2018 season is $815,615 for the year.

The highest NBA player salary for the 2017-2018 season is Steph Currry at $34,682,550 for the year.

Players playing in Europe typically make less than those on NBA rosters.