Year Salary Cap Avg. Salary
1984-85 $3,600,000 $330,000
1985-86 $4,200,000 $382,000
1986-87 $4,900,000 $431,000
1987-88 $6,200,000 $502,000
1988-89 $7,200,000 $575,000
1989-90 $9,800,000 $717,000
1990-91 $11,900,000 $927,000
1991-92 $12,500,000 $1,100,000
1992-93 $14,000,000 $1,300,000
1993-94 $15,100,000 $1,500,000
1994-95 $15,900,000 $1,800,000
1995-96 $23,000,000 $2,000,000
1996-97 $24,400,000 $2,300,000
1997-98 $26,900,000 $2,600,000
1998-99 $30,000,000 $3,000,000
1999-00 $34,000,000 $3,600,000
2000-01 $35,500,000 $4,200,000
2001-02 $42,500,000 $4,000,000
2002-03 $40,271,000 $4,100,000
2003-04 $43,840,000 $4,100,000
2004-05 $43,870,000 ---
2005-06 $49,500,000 ---
2006-07 $53,135,000 ---
2007-08 $55,630,000 ---
2008-09 $58,680,000 ---

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