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Top Ten Earning Light Heavyweights

Top Ten Earning Light Heavyweights

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Top Ten Earning Light Heavyweights

STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN – MAY 28: Golver 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 232)

 

Top Ten Earning Light Heavyweights

Total Show Win Bonus
1 Alexander Gustafsson  $       500,000  $         500,000  $                    –
1 Jon Jones  $       500,000  $         500,000  $                    –
3 Mauricio ‘Shogun’ Rua*  $       265,000  $         195,000  $             70,000
4 Jimi Manuwa*  $       240,000  $         120,000  $            120,000
5 Antonio Rogerio Nogueira*  $       202,000  $         121,000  $             81,000
6 Ilir Latifi  $       180,000  $           90,000  $             90,000
7 Ovince Saint Preux  $       172,000  $           86,000  $             86,000
8 Glover Teixeira*  $       150,000  $           75,000  $             75,000
8 Ryan Bader (Bellator)  $       150,000  $         150,000  $                    –
10 Gokhan Saki  $       140,000  $           85,000  $             55,000

 

Other weight classes:

Flyweights
Bantamweights
Featherweights
Lightweights
Welterweights
Middleweights
Heavyweights
Women’s

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