The Florida State Boxing Commission has released the official salaries for all of the contestants who competed in Saturday’s “UFC on FOX 11: Browne vs. Werdum” event.
Heavyweight top contender Fabricio Werdum (pictured) was the night’s highest earner in scoring $175,000, with $50K coming via win bonus, for his lopsided unanimous decision victory over Travis Browne in the card’s featured contest.
Browne made $50,000 to show.
Lightweight Donald Cerrone came in second on the money list, taking home $114,000 for his dramatic comeback submission win over Edson Barboza.
Please keep in mind, the numbers that get reported to the athletic commissions are only of what’s required. These figures do not include deductions for items such as licenses and taxes.
Additionally, they do not contain money paid by sponsors or any bonuses from the UFC. These royalties can include Fight Night bonuses, top secret discretionary bonuses, etc., which can oftentimes represent a substantial portion of a fighter’s total income.
UFC on FOX 11 took place inside Orlando’s Amway Center.
Here are the official salaries for UFC on FOX 11 (Courtesy of MMAJunkie):
(Total disclosed payroll: $974,000)
Derrick Lewis: $16,000 (includes $8,000 win bonus)
def. Jack May: $8,000
Mirsad Bektic: $16,000 (includes $8,000 win bonus)
def. Chas Skelly: $8,000
Alex White: $16,000 (includes $8,000 win bonus)
def. Estevan Payan: $10,000
Caio Magalhaes: $24,000 (includes $12,000 win bonus)
def. Luke Zachrich: $8,000
Dustin Ortiz: $20,000 (includes $10,000 win bonus)
def. Ray Borg : $8,000
Jordan Mein: $36,000 (includes $18,000 win bonus)
def. Hernani Perpetuo: $8,000
Jorge Masvidal: $78,000 (includes $39,000 win bonus)
def. Pat Healy: $25,000
Thiago Alves: $78,000 (includes $39,000 win bonus)
def. Seth Baczynski: $20,000
Khabib Nurmagomedov: $64,000 (includes $32,000 win bonus)
def. Rafael dos Anjos: $21,000
Yoel Romero: $50,000 (includes $25,000 win bonus)
def. Brad Tavares: $19,000
Donald Cerrone: $114,000 (includes $57,000 win bonus)
def. Edson Barboza: $29,000
Miesha Tate: $56,000 (includes $28,000 win bonus)
def. Liz Carmouche: $17,000
Fabricio Werdum: $175,000 (includes $50,000 win bonus)
def. Travis Browne: $50,000