Pau Gasol was the third pick in the 2001 NBA Draft. The Spaniard signed a contract with the Memphis Grizzlies worth $2,5 million for each of his first three seasons in the NBA.
In 2004 he signed a new contract with the Grizzlies worth $70 million. This is the same contract that he has now with Los Angeles Lakers. In 2011 he'll negotiate a new salary with his team.
Pau also has contracts with some sponsors: Banco Popular, Time Force, PlayStation, EA, Samsong, etc.
According with Forbes he's sportsman number 10 in the list of the best paid athletes in Beijing 2008.