On August 5th, Beijing time, along with the famous Woj report, Brother Thick Eyebrows agreed to renew the contract with the Lakers’ super maximum salary of $186 million for three years, and his average salary of $62 million rose to the first place in history, surpassing the previous contract of $304 million renewed by Jay Brown for five years, with an average salary of $60.7 million. As for Lillard, Booker and Downs, they rank 3-5 in the history of average salary.
The top five contracts in NBA average salary history are as follows:
1. Brother Thick Eyebrows, 62 million dollars.
2. Jay Brown’s $60.7 million.
3. Lillard $59.9 million.
4. Booker’s $58.7 million
5. Downs $58.7 million.
Brother Thick Eyebrows and the Lakers reached a three-year super-maximum-salary contract extension of $186 million. His contract will last until 2028, with a total of more than $270 million left in five years, as follows:
2023-24 season: $40.6 million
2024-25 season: $43.2 million
2025-26 season: $57.6 million
2026-27 season: $62.2 million
2027-28 season: $66.8 million
Brother Thick Eyebrows will earn more than $60 million a year in the next two years, especially in the 2027-28 season, his annual salary is as high as $66.8 million, and his average salary is $62 million, which is also the first in NBA history to set a new record.
Ranked second in the history of average salary is Jay Brown, who had previously renewed his contract with the Celtics for five years with $304 million. He created the largest single contract amount record in NBA history and the first contract with $300 million in history, and his average salary was the second in history with $59.9 million.
In 2022, Lillard reached a two-year contract with a maximum salary of US$ 121 million, and he still has four years left in the contract, with the average salary reaching US$ 59.9 million, the second highest in history. As for Booker and Downs, the average salary is $58.7 million, which is also the top five in history.