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Top Ten Earning Light Heavyweights

Top Ten Earning Light Heavyweights

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Top Ten Earning Light Heavyweights

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STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN – MAY 28: Glover Teixeira reacts after being punched by Alexander Gustafsson during the UFC Fight Night event at Ericsson Globe on May 28, 2017 in Stockholm, Sweden. (Photo by Michael Campanella/Getty Images)

 

(fighters with a * beside their name have either estimated or non-current info)

Figures represent a fighter’s payout per fight

(updated after UFC Rochester)

 

Top Ten Earning Light Heavyweights

Total Show Win Bonus
1 Alexander Gustafsson  $       500,000  $         500,000  $                    –
1 Jon Jones  $       500,000  $         500,000  $                    –
3 Anthony Smith  $       350,000  $         350,000  $                    –
3 Luke Rockhold*  $       350,000  $         350,000  $                    –
5 Chael Sonnen (Bellator)  $       300,000  $         300,000  $                    –
6 Mauricio ‘Shogun’ Rua*  $       265,000  $         195,000  $             70,000
7 Jimi Manuwa*  $       240,000  $         120,000  $            120,000
8 Antonio Rogerio Nogueira*  $       216,000  $         128,000  $             88,000
9 Glover Teixeira  $       210,000  $         105,000  $            105,000
10 Ilir Latifi  $       180,000  $           90,000  $             90,000

Other weight classes:

Flyweights
Bantamweights
Featherweights
Lightweights
Welterweights
Middleweights
Heavyweights
Women’s

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