Klay Thompson’s salary and net worth revealed as he makes injury comeback

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Golden State Warriors star Klay Thompson has been out of action for nearly three years due to injury, but as he makes his comeback, what is his salary and current net worth?

Klay Thompson’s injury problems began in June 2019, when he tore in ACL in the NBA finals against the Toronto Raptors.

After more than a year out, he then suffered an Achilles Tendon injury in autumn 2020.

It meant he missed the entire 2019/20 and 2020/21 campaigns unable to help the GSW claim a seventh NBA crown.

Thompson finally made his return in a 96-82 win for the GSW against the Cleveland Cavaliers on January 9th, 2022.

What is Klay Thompson’s salary at the Warriors and his current net worth in 2022?

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What’s his salary at the Warriors?

Thompson was first drafted as the 11th pick overall in the first round of the 2011 draft.

He entered on a entry level/rookie contract worth $9.7 million over four years.

The shooting guard signed a new, improved deal in 2015, worth $68.9 million.

During the initial recovery from his ACL tear, he inked a fresh deal with the Warriors.

A five-year contract, Thompson’s salary was initially capped at $30.6 million in year one.

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In the current 2021/22 season, Klay Thompson’s salary is $37.8 million in base pay.

This rises to $43.2 million for the 2023/24 season.

In total, the five-year deal he signed in July 2019 is worth $189.9 million.

Thompson’s salary is the 11th highest in the NBA.

Teammate Steph Curry tops the list with $45 million, and the likes of Russell Westbrook, John Wall, James Harden and LeBron James in the top 10.

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Klay Thompson net worth revealed

In addition to his salary from the Warriors, Thompson also has an extensive sponsorship portfolio.

He has deals with the likes of NERF and Anta – a Chines shoe brand which pays him $8 million a year in a 10-year contract.

It means that Klay Thompson’s current net worth in 2022 is estimated to be around the $70 million mark.

By comparison, teammate Curry – who is the only GSW player to be paid a higher salary than Thompson has a net worth of around $160 million.

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