UFC 155 Payroll: Cain 200k, JDS 400k

 

UFC 155 Payroll

Champ Cain Velasquez: $200,000 (includes $100,000 win bonus)
def. Junior Dos Santos: $400,000

Jim Miller: $82,000 (includes $41,000 win bonus)
def. Joe Lauzon: $27,000

Constantinos Philippou: $36,000 (includes $18,000 win bonus)
def. Tim Boetsch: $37,000

Yushin Okami: $84,000 (includes $42,000 win bonus)
def. Alan Belcher: $37,000

Derek Brunson: $30,000 (includes $17,000 win bonus)
def. Chris Leben: $51,000

Eddie Wineland: $30,000 (includes $15,000 win bonus)
def. Brad Pickett: $17,000

Erik Perez: $20,000 (includes $10,000 win bonus)
def. Bryon Bloodworth $6,000

Jamie Varner: $24,000 (includes $12,000 win bonus)
def. Melvin Guillard: $42,000

Myles Jury: $16,000 (includes $8,000 win bonus)
def. Michael Johnson $14,000

Todd Duffee: $16,000 ($8,000 win bonus)
def. Phil De Fries: $14,000

Max Holloway: $24,000 (includes $12,000 win bonus)
def. Leonard Garcia: $20,000

John Moraga: $22,000 (includes $11,000 win bonus)
def. Chris Cariaso: $12,000

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The numbers that get reported to the athletic commissions are only the contracted salaries. These figures do not include deductions for items such as insurance, licenses and taxes. Further, they do not contain money paid by sponsors, Fight Night bonuses from the UFC, discretionary bonuses, etc.

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what would sakuraba do site profile image  

12/31/12 11:18 PM by what would sakuraba do

Jds got ppv cut cuz he "defended" his title. Once cain defends his, then he can make it rain on the hoes of his choice.

Jack_Bauer site profile image  

12/31/12 11:04 PM by Jack_Bauer

Jaime Varner needs to get paid in his next contract. He's fought arguably the 3 most exciting fighters in the lightweight division and has beaten two of them and had a fight of the night with the other....

AyyAnt site profile image  

12/31/12 9:20 PM by AyyAnt

I came in here to rant about Lauzons pay but seems everyone beat me to it already.WAR JLAU!

KZTT_CodyLarge site profile image  

12/31/12 8:52 PM by KZTT_CodyLarge

This. Dana is an asshole

burner22 site profile image  

12/31/12 8:22 PM by burner22

I don't think Tim is overpaid, lauzon is just underpaid. Both those guys should be getting a 100k a fight. Boetsch is top ten. And we all know what lauzon does

Orcus Knows MMA Better Than Goku site profile image  

12/31/12 7:23 PM by Orcus Knows MMA Better Than Goku

pretty good paydays imo

grafzep site profile image  

12/31/12 7:10 PM by grafzep

cool to see Duffee walk away with $81,000

MisterMr site profile image  

12/31/12 4:42 PM by MisterMr

I know Bloodworth didn't perform well, but only 6000...And Lauzon? Wtf? Deserves much more than that.

UGCTT croy_00 site profile image  

12/31/12 4:12 PM by UGCTT croy_00

No shit eh? Fucking Koscheck makes quadruple what Lauzon does for being a blanket with a fro.Joe is going to be banged up when he retires, he better have millions in the bank Zuffa you cheap bastards.

RKing85 site profile image  

12/31/12 4:07 PM by RKing85

as usual the top guys are underpaid and the low card guys are overpaid (in regards to how much money they bring in for the UFC).I put no stalk in the commission figures. They are not even close to how much the fighters actually make.