NIKOLA JOKIC #15

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Nikola Jokic headshot
Center

Salary: $47,607,350

Cap Hit: $47,607,350

Years of Service Tooltip : 8
2023-24 Year of Service Earned Tooltip : Yes
BORN: Feb 19, 1995
BIRTHPLACE: Sombor, Serbia
NATIONALITY:SerbiaSerbia
HEIGHT:
6' 11
211cm
WEIGHT:
284lbs
129kg
AGE: 29
SHOOTS: Right
DRAFT YEAR: 2014
DRAFTED OVERALL: 41
DRAFT ROUND: 2
DRAFTED BY: DEN
AGENT DETAILS
Primary Agent:Jeff Schwartz
Secondary Agent:Mike Lindeman
SUMMARY

Nikola Jokic's salary is $47,607,350 for the 2023-24 season. He is a 29 year old center who was born on Feb 19, 1995. He was drafted 41st overall by the Denver Nuggets in the 2nd round of the 2014 draft. He has signed 3 contracts worth a total value of $429,563,081. He will be a UFA at the end of the 2027-28 season when he is 33 years old. He is represented by the agents Jeff Schwartz and Mike Lindeman of Excel Sports Management.

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CURRENT CONTRACT

DESIGNATED VETERAN EXTENSION (EXTENSION)
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SIGNED BY: Calvin Booth
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Length: 4 - 5 years
Value: $276,122,630
Guaranteed: $276,122,630 (100%)
Expiry Status: UFA
AAVTooltip: $55,224,526
Cap % Tooltip: 36.90
Signing Team: Logo of the Denver NuggetsDEN
Signing Method: Bird ExceptionTooltip
Signing Date: July 8, 2022
Source: SalarySwish

Nikola Jokic signed a 4-5 year, $276,122,630 contract with the Denver Nuggets on Jul 8, 2022. The contract has a cap hit that ranges from $47,607,350 to $62,841,702.

SeasonOptionOption UsedCap Hit TooltipBase Salary TooltipGuaranteed TooltipLikely Inctv. TooltipUnlikely Inctv. Tooltip
2023-24$47,607,350$47,607,350$47,607,350$0$0
2024-25$51,415,938$51,415,938 (+8%)$51,415,938$0$0
2025-26$55,224,526$55,224,526 (+8%)$55,224,526$0$0
2026-27$59,033,114$59,033,114 (+8%)$59,033,114$0$0
2027-28Player$62,841,702$62,841,702 (+8%)$62,841,702$0$0
TOTAL$276,122,630$276,122,630$276,122,630$0$0
Cap Hold 2028-29: $66,858,400
GUARANTEED DETAILS
2027-28: $62,841,702 Player Option [Decision Pending]
TRADE KICKER Tooltip : 15% of the remaining Base Salary

CONTRACT HISTORY

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Length: 3 - 4 years
Value: $5,730,402
Guaranteed: $4,129,882 (72%)
Expiry Status: RFA
AAVTooltip: $1,432,601
Cap % Tooltip: 1.86
Signing Team: Logo of the Denver NuggetsDEN
Signing Method: Cap RoomTooltip
Signing Date: July 12, 2015
Source: SalarySwish

Nikola Jokic signed a 3-4 year, $5,730,402 contract with the Denver Nuggets on Jul 12, 2015. The contract has a cap hit that ranges from $1,300,000 to $1,600,520.

SeasonOptionOption UsedCap Hit TooltipBase Salary TooltipGuaranteed TooltipLikely Inctv. TooltipUnlikely Inctv. Tooltip
2015-16$1,300,000$1,300,000$1,300,000$0$0
2016-17$1,358,500$1,358,500 (+5%)$1,358,500$0$0
2017-18$1,471,382$1,471,382 (+9%)$1,471,382$0$0
2018-19TeamNo (Jun 25, 2018)$1,600,520$1,600,520 (+10%)$0$0$0
TOTAL$5,730,402$5,730,402$4,129,882$0$0
Qualifying Offer: $2,919,204
Cap Hold 2018-19: $2,795,626
GUARANTEED DETAILS
2018-19: $1,600,520 Team Option [Requirements Unmet]
QUALIFYING OFFER SUBMITTED: Logo of the Denver NuggetsDEN on Jun 25, 2018
VETERAN CONTRACT
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Length: 5 years
Value: $147,710,049
Guaranteed: $142,710,045 (97%)
Expiry Status: UFA
AAVTooltip: $29,542,010
Cap % Tooltip: 24.15
Signing Team: Logo of the Denver NuggetsDEN
Signing Method: Bird ExceptionTooltip
Signing Date: July 8, 2018
Source: SalarySwish

Nikola Jokic signed a 5 year, $147,710,049 contract with the Denver Nuggets on Jul 8, 2018. The contract has a cap hit that ranges from $24,605,181 to $33,047,803.

SeasonOptionOption UsedCap Hit TooltipBase Salary TooltipGuaranteed TooltipLikely Inctv. TooltipUnlikely Inctv. Tooltip
2018-19$24,605,181$24,605,181$24,605,181$0$862,069
2019-20$27,504,630$26,573,595 (+8%)$26,573,595$931,035$0
2020-21$29,542,010$28,542,009 (+8%)$28,542,009$1,000,001$0
2021-22$31,579,390$30,510,423 (+8%)$30,510,423$1,068,967$0
2022-23$33,047,803$32,478,837 (+8%)$32,478,837$568,966$568,966
TOTAL$146,279,014$142,710,045$142,710,045$3,568,969$1,431,035
Cap Hold 2023-24: $40,806,300

SALARY PROGRESSION

CURRENT SEASON STATS

SeasonTypeTeamGPGSMINPTSFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%OREBDREBREBASTSTLBLK
2023-24RegularLogo of the Denver NuggetsDenver Nuggets797927372085141182258.32318335.943835881.722375397670810868
PlayoffsLogo of the Denver NuggetsDenver Nuggets121248234424413354.5531426.4716490.143118161104178
2023-24RegularLogo of the Denver NuggetsDenver Nuggets797934.626.410.417.958.31.12.935.94.55.581.72.89.512.49.01.40.9
PlayoffsLogo of the Denver NuggetsDenver Nuggets121240.228.711.120.354.51.24.426.45.35.990.13.69.813.48.71.40.7

CAREER STATS

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SeasonTypeTeamGPGSMINPTSFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%OREBDREBREBASTSTLBLK
2015-16RegularLogo of the Denver NuggetsDenver Nuggets8055173379660030751.2842833.319015481.11813795601897950
2016-17RegularLogo of the Denver NuggetsDenver Nuggets73592074122185449457.81394532.422818882.52125067183596155
2017-18RegularLogo of the Denver NuggetsDenver Nuggets757324431385101050449.928011139.631326685.01956088034589061
2018-19RegularLogo of the Denver NuggetsDenver Nuggets808025041604120661651.12708330.735228982.122863786558010855
PlayoffsLogo of the Denver NuggetsDenver Nuggets141455735226113250.6562239.3786684.6541281821181613
2019-20RegularLogo of the Denver NuggetsDenver Nuggets737323361456107156552.82558031.430124681.71665457115128544
PlayoffsLogo of the Denver NuggetsDenver Nuggets191969446434317851.9984242.9796683.5371501871092015
2020-21RegularLogo of the Denver NuggetsDenver Nuggets727224881898129373256.62379238.839434286.82055757805999548
PlayoffsLogo of the Denver NuggetsDenver Nuggets101034529822811650.9532037.7554683.637791165069
2021-22RegularLogo of the Denver NuggetsDenver Nuggets747424762004131176458.32889733.746837981.0206813101958410963
PlayoffsLogo of the Denver NuggetsDenver Nuggets551711551066157.518527.8332884.81749662985
2022-23RegularLogo of the Denver NuggetsDenver Nuggets696923231690102264663.21495738.341534182.21676508176788747
PlayoffsLogo of the Denver NuggetsDenver Nuggets202078960041422754.8763546.113911179.9692002691902120
2023-24RegularLogo of the Denver NuggetsDenver Nuggets797927372085141182258.32318335.943835881.722375397670810868
PlayoffsLogo of the Denver NuggetsDenver Nuggets121248234424413354.5531426.4716490.143118161104178
2015-16RegularLogo of the Denver NuggetsDenver Nuggets805521.710.03.87.551.20.41.133.31.92.481.12.34.77.02.41.00.6
2016-17RegularLogo of the Denver NuggetsDenver Nuggets735928.416.76.811.757.80.61.932.42.63.182.52.96.99.84.90.80.8
2017-18RegularLogo of the Denver NuggetsDenver Nuggets757332.618.56.713.549.91.53.739.63.64.285.02.68.110.76.11.20.8
2018-19RegularLogo of the Denver NuggetsDenver Nuggets808031.320.17.715.151.11.03.430.73.64.482.12.98.010.87.31.40.7
PlayoffsLogo of the Denver NuggetsDenver Nuggets141439.825.19.418.650.61.64.039.34.75.684.63.99.113.08.41.10.9
2019-20RegularLogo of the Denver NuggetsDenver Nuggets737332.019.97.714.752.81.13.531.43.44.181.72.37.59.77.01.20.6
PlayoffsLogo of the Denver NuggetsDenver Nuggets191936.524.49.418.151.92.25.242.93.54.283.52.07.99.85.71.10.8
2020-21RegularLogo of the Denver NuggetsDenver Nuggets727234.626.410.218.056.61.33.338.84.85.586.82.98.010.88.31.30.7
PlayoffsLogo of the Denver NuggetsDenver Nuggets101034.529.811.622.850.92.05.337.74.65.583.63.77.911.65.00.60.9
2021-22RegularLogo of the Denver NuggetsDenver Nuggets747433.527.110.317.758.31.33.933.75.16.381.02.811.013.87.91.50.9
PlayoffsLogo of the Denver NuggetsDenver Nuggets5534.231.012.221.257.51.03.627.85.66.684.83.49.813.25.81.61.0
2022-23RegularLogo of the Denver NuggetsDenver Nuggets696933.724.59.414.863.20.82.238.34.96.082.22.49.411.89.81.30.7
PlayoffsLogo of the Denver NuggetsDenver Nuggets202039.530.011.420.754.81.83.846.15.67.079.93.510.013.59.51.11.0
2023-24RegularLogo of the Denver NuggetsDenver Nuggets797934.626.410.417.958.31.12.935.94.55.581.72.89.512.49.01.40.9
PlayoffsLogo of the Denver NuggetsDenver Nuggets121240.228.711.120.354.51.24.426.45.35.990.13.69.813.48.71.40.7