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February 7, 2019, 5:00 pm

NBA's highest paid players: Steph Curry, Russell Westbook lead 2018-19 rankings by salary

NBA salaries go on to rise. Check out who are the highest paid participants in the league this season.

NBA's highest paid players: Steph Curry, Russell Westbook lead 2018-19 rankings by salary
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Who is the highest paid participant in the NBA this season?

It is the Golden State Warriors' Steph Curry, who will make $37.5 cardinal in wage in 2018-19.

NBA salaries go on to rise for the elect participants, like Curry.

No. 2 on the list is the Oklahoma City Thunder's Russell Westbrook at $35.7 cardinal .

The Houston Rockets' Chris Paul ($35.7 cardinal ), the Los Angeles Lakers' LeBron James ($35.7 cardinal ) and the Detroit Pistons' Blake Griffin ($31.9 cardinal ) circular out the Top 5 highest paid participants in the NBA in 2018-19 in terms of wage.

WHAT CHANGED?: Highest paid participants in the NBA - 2017-18 season

Top 25 NBA salaries for 2018-2019 season:

1. Stephen Curry, $37,457,154    
2. Russell Westbrook, $35,665,000    
3. Chris Paul, $35,654,150    
3. LeBron James, $35,654,150    
5. Blake Griffin, $31,873,932    
6. Gordon Hayward, $31,214,295    
7. Kyle Lowry, $31,000,000    
8. James Harden, $30,570,000    
9. Paul George, $30,560,700    
10. Mike Conley, $30,521,115    
11. Kevin Durant, $30,000,000    
12. Paul Millsap, $29,230,769    
13. Al Horford, $28,928,710    
14. Damian Lillard, $27,977,689    
15. Carmelo Anthony, $27,928,140    
16. DeMar DeRozan, $27,739,975    
17. Chris Bosh, $26,837,720
18. Jrue Holiday, $26,131,111    
19. Otto Porter, $26,011,913    
20. CJ McCollum, $25,759,766    
21. Nikola Jokic, $25,467,250    
21. Joel Embiid, $25,467,250    
21. Andrew Wiggins, $25,467,250    
24. Anthony Davis, $25,434,263    
25. Andre Drummond, $25,434,262

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    - wage information courtesy of hoopshype.com

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    To see Hoops Hype's complete rankings of NBA participants by wage for the 2018-19 season, click here.

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