The highest-paid WNBA players on every team

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Diana Taurasi is one of seven players earning the WNBA supermax salary this season. AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack
  • With the 2021 WNBA season tipping off Friday, we took a look at the league's highest-paid players.

  • Seven players from five different teams will earn the WNBA supermax salary of $221,450, per Spotrac.

  • Five franchises will pay their top earner less than $200,000 for the upcoming campaign.

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Atlanta Dream - Courtney Williams ($190,550)

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Courtney Williams. AP Photo/Chris O'Meara

Chicago Sky - Courtney Vandersloot ($200,000)

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Courtney Vandersloot. AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack

Connecticut Sun - DeWanna Bonner ($221,450)

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DeWanna Bonner. AP Photo/Chris O'Meara

Dallas Wings - Moriah Jefferson ($175,100)

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Moriah Jefferson. AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack

Indiana Fever - Jantel Lavender ($175,000)

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Jantel Lavender, who joined the Fever in free agency this offseason. Leon Bennett/Getty Images

Las Vegas Aces - Liz Cambage ($221,450)

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Liz Cambage. AP Photo/John Locher

Los Angeles Sparks - Kristi Toliver and Nneka Ogwumike ($190,550)

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Kristi Toliver (right) and Nneka Ogwumike. AP Photo/Elaine Thompson

Minnesota Lynx - Kayla McBride and Aerial Powers ($190,550)

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Aerial Powers (left) and Kayla McBride, both of whom joined the Lynx in free agency this offseason. AP Photo/Nick Wass

New York Liberty - Natasha Howard ($215,000)

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Natasha Howard, who joined the Liberty in free agency this offseason. Mary Holt-USA TODAY Sports

Phoenix Mercury - Diana Taurasi, Brittney Griner, Skylar Diggins-Smith ($221,450)

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From left: Brittney Griner, Diana Taurasi, and Skylar Diggins-Smith. AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack

Seattle Storm - Sue Bird ($221,450)

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Sue Bird. Mary Holt-USA TODAY Sports

Washington Mystics - Elena Delle Donne ($221,450)

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Elena Delle Donne. AP Photo/Jessica Hill

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