The UFC 199 basic salary’s have been revealed, and show that by a wide margin, veteran star Dan Henderson was the biggest earner on the night, banking a whopping $800,000.
That’s one of the highest basic salaries ever paid out to a fighter by the UFC, equalling the likes of Anderson Silva, and he certainly earned it on the night with a memorable KO victory.
Next up was bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz, who started to make up for lost time with a healthy $350,000 payday for his successful title defense in the co-main event.
Next up were the event’s two headliners, Michael Bisping and Luke Rockhold, who both trousered $250,000 for their efforts in the Octagon on Saturday night.
The six-figure salaries continued with Urijah Faber taking home $160,000, Max Holloway on $150,000 and Dustin Poirier cashing in $110,000.
Check out the entire list of UFC 199 salaries below, and keep in mind that this is just their basic payout and doesn’t include other sources of income, such as sponsorships, bonus money and any potential split of the PPV revenue.
Michael Bisping: $250,000 (no win bonus)
def. Luke Rockhold: $250,000
Dominick Cruz: $350,000 (no win bonus)
def. Urijah Faber: $160,000
Max Holloway: $150,000 (includes $75,000 win bonus)
def. Ricardo Lamas: $53,000
Dan Henderson: $800,000 (includes $200,000 win bonus)
def. Hector Lombard: $53,000
Dustin Poirier: $110,000 (includes $55,000 win bonus)
def. Bobby Green: $24,000
Brian Ortega: $46,000 (includes $23,000 win bonus)
def. Clay Guida: $55,000
Beneil Dariush: $62,000 (includes $31,000 win bonus)
def. James Vick: $23,000
Jessica Andrade: $40,000 (includes $20,000 win bonus)
def. Jessica Penne: $20,000
Alex Caceres: $48,000 (includes $24,000 win bonus)
def. Cole Miller: $33,000
Sean Strickland: $46,000 (includes $23,000 win bonus)
def. Tom Breese: $19,000
Luis Henrique da Silva: $20,000 (includes $10,000 win bonus)
def. Jonathan Wilson: $12,000
Kevin Casey: $15,000
vs. Elvis Mutapcic: $16,000
Polo Reyes: $24,000 (includes $12,000 win bonus)
def. “Maestro” Dong Hyun Kim: $10,000