Bruce Buffer refutes income claims

source: The Underground

The website calculated the net worth and pay for fight announcers Bruce and Michael Buffer. Despite the fact that the brothers are the best in the business for MMA and boxing respectively, Michael said that the story is too good to be true.

Bruce Buffer’s UFC salary is $100,000 per event
Bruce Buffer is an American UFC Announcer, he has a net worth of $2 million. Bruce Buffer has earned his net worth from his current position as the main octagon announcer for Zuffa main events. He is introduced as the “Veteran Voice of the Octagon” on UFC broadcasts. He is the President and CEO of “The Buffer Partnership” a company own by Bruce and his half-brother well-known boxing and wrestling ring announcer Michael Buffer. They are both grandsons of the late boxer Johnny Buff.


Michael Buffer's salary is $5 Million Per fight
How much does Michael Buffer make to say “Let’s get ready to rumble”? Michael Buffer earns a salary of $5 million every time he utters those 5 famous words. Buffer’s net worth is $120 million. Early in his career Buffer made a brilliant business decision when he trademarked his famous phrase “Let’s get ready to rumble”. The video game company Midway reportedly paid Buffer $100 million to license to the phrase in perpetuity for the video game “Ready To Rumble”. Not bad for a wanna-be actor turned boxing announcer.

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However, Bruce came on The Underground and said it just ain't so.

From: Bruce Buffer
Buffer Enterprises, CEO
Member Since: 1/1/01
Posts: 365

Hello All on the Forum:

All I can say is "Don't believe everything you read, especially at"

As Michael's manager I will tell you I make sure he is handsomely paid for all he does but if he made $5 Million for every night he stepped into the ring, then he should be listed on the Forbes Billionaire list by now... As far as me, I am taken of very well by my beloved UFC but only my accountant and them know for sure.

See you from the Octagon on May 27th!


Bruce Buffer
Twitter... @bruceBuffer

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