NBA All-Time Rebounds Leaders: Career Totals in the Regular Season

List with the stats for the top 50 players with the most career total rebounds in the Regular Season in NBA history.

Notes: - These stats were updated on February 24, 2017
- Total Rebounds were not recorded until 1950-51, offensive and defensive rebounds until 1973-74.
- In this case, 'Seasons' and 'Games' only include seasons since 1950-51.

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NBA All-Time Rebounds Leaders:
Career Totals in the Regular Season - Top 50

Player
Rebounds Seasons Games Offensive
Rebounds
Defensive
Rebounds
1. Wilt Chamberlain 23,924 14 1,045 - -
2. Bill Russell 21,620 13 963 - -
3. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 17,440 20 1,560 2,975 9,394
4. Elvin Hayes 16,279 16 1,303 2,778 6,973
5. Moses Malone 16,212 19 1,329 6,731 9,481
6. Tim Duncan 15,091 19 1,392 3,859 11,232
7. Karl Malone 14,968 19 1,476 3,562 11,406
8. Robert Parish 14,715 21 1,611 4,598 10,117
9. Kevin Garnett 14,662 21 1,462 3,209 11,453
10. Nate Thurmond 14,464 14 964 744 1,827
11. Walt Bellamy 14,241 14 1,043 264 481
12. Wes Unseld 13,769 13 984 2,085 4,974
13. Hakeem Olajuwon 13,748 18 1,238 4,034 9,714
14. Shaquille O'Neal 13,099 19 1,207 4,209 8,890
15. Buck Williams 13,017 17 1,307 4,526 8,491
16. Jerry Lucas 12,942 11 829 62 312
17. Bob Pettit 12,849 11 792 - -
18. Charles Barkley 12,546 16 1,073 4,260 8,286
19. Dikembe Mutombo 12,359 18 1,196 3,808 8,551
20. Paul Silas 12,357 16 1,254 2,035 3,213
21. Charles Oakley 12,205 19 1,282 3,924 8,281
22. Dennis Rodman 11,954 14 911 4,329 7,625
23. Kevin Willis 11,901 21 1,424 4,132 7,769
24. Dwight Howard 11,810 13 931 3,313 8,497
25. Patrick Ewing 11,607 17 1,183 2,752 8,855
Player
Rebounds Seasons Games Offensive
Rebounds
Defensive
Rebounds
26. Elgin Baylor 11,463 14 846 - -
27. Dolph Schayes 11,256 14 932 - -
28. Bill Bridges 11,054 13 926 257 376
29. Jack Sikma 10,816 14 1,107 2,542 8,274
30. Dirk Nowitzki 10,720 19 1,370 1,432 9,288
31. David Robinson 10,497 14 987 3,083 7,414
32. Ben Wallace 10,482 16 1,088 3,444 7,038
33. Dave Cowens 10,444 11 766 1,574 5,122
34. Bill Laimbeer 10,400 14 1,068 2,819 7,581
35. Otis Thorpe 10,370 17 1,257 3,446 6,924
36. Pau Gasol 10,357 16 1,094 2,886 7,471
37. Shawn Marion 10,101 16 1,163 2,732 7,369
38. Red Kerr 10,092 12 905 - -
39. Bob Lanier 9,698 14 959 1,843 4,853
40. Sam Lacey 9,687 13 1,002 1,647 5,226
41. Tyson Chandler 9,675 16 1,033 3,278 6,397
42. Zach Randolph 9,626 16 1,034 3,124 6,502
43. Dave DeBusschere 9,618 12 875 134 623
44. Marcus Camby 9,513 17 973 2,611 6,902
45. A.C. Green 9,473 16 1,278 3,354 6,119
46. Horace Grant 9,443 17 1,165 3,467 5,976
47. Bailey Howell 9,383 12 951 - -
48. Vlade Divac 9,326 16 1,134 2,881 6,445
49. Artis Gilmore 9,161 12 909 2,639 6,522
50. Johnny Green 9,083 14 1,057 - -