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2001-2002 NBA Rookie Scale


Pick1st Year Salary2nd Year Salary3rd Year Salary4th Year Option:
Percentage Increased Over 3rd Year Salary
Qualifying Offer:
Percentage Increase Over 4th Year Salary
1$3,081,200$3,312,300$3,543,40026.1%30.0%
2$2,756,800$2,963,500$3,170,30026.2%30.5%
3$2,475,700$2,661,400$2,847,10026.4%31.2%
4$2,232,000$2,399,400$2,566,80026.5%31.9%
5$2,021,200$2,172,800$2,324,40026.7%32.6%
6$1,835,900$1,973,500$2,111,20026.8%33.4%
7$1,675,900$1,801,600$1,927,30027.0%34.1%
8$1,535,400$1,650,500$1,765,70027.2%34.8%
9$1,411,300$1,517,100$1,623,00027.4%35.5%
10$1,340,700$1,441,300$1,541,80027.5%36.2%
11$1,273,700$1,369,200$1,464,70032.7%36.9%
12$1,210,000$1,300,700$1,391,50037.8%37.6%
13$1,149,500$1,235,700$1,321,90042.9%38.3%
14$1,092,000$1,173,900$1,255,80048.1%39.1%
15$1,037,400$1,115,200$1,193,00053.3%39.8%
16$985,500$1,059,500$1,133,40053.4%40.5%
17$936,300$1,006,500$1,076,70053.6%41.2%
18$889,500$956,200$1,022,90053.8%41.9%
19$849,400$913,100$976,80054.0%42.6%
20$815,500$876,600$937,80054.2%43.3%
21$782,800$841,600$900,30059.3%44.1%
22$751,500$807,900$864,30064.5%44.8%
23$721,500$775,600$829,70069.7%45.5%
24$692,600$744,500$796,50074.9%46.2%
25$664,900$714,800$764,60080.1%46.9%
26$642,900$691,100$739,30080.3%47.6%
27$624,300$671,100$718,00080.4%48.3%
28$620,400$667,000$713,50080.5%49.0%
29$615,900$662,100$708,30080.5%50.0%

First round picks can sign for as much as 120% and as little as 80% of the rookie scale.