The Salaries for Saturday night’s UFC On FOX debut have been released and show that the new heavyweight champion Junior Dos Santos was the evening’s top earner, taking home $220,000.

He was followed by Cain Velasquez who pocketed $100,000, while new lightweight No.1 contender Ben Henderson boosted his bank balance by the sum of $60,000.

Meanwhile, the fighter suspensions were also revealed today, with ‘Kid’ Yamamoto, Paul Bradley and Aaron Rosa all facing a potential six month suspension for left finger, left elbow and left wrist fractures respectively.

Fighter Salaries:

  • Junior Dos Santos: $220,000 (includes $110,000 win bonus)
  • Cain Velasquez: $100,000
  • Ben Henderson: $60,000 (includes $30,000 win bonus)
  • Clay Guida: $40,000
  • Dustin Poirier: $20,000 (includes $10,000 win bonus)
  • Pablo Garza: $8,000
  • Ricardo Lamas: $20,000 (includes $10,000 win bonus)
  • Cub Swanson: $15,000
  • DaMarques Johnson: $28,000 (includes $14,000 win bonus)
  • Clay Harvison: $8,000
  • Darren Uyenoyama: $12,000 (includes $6,000 win bonus)
  • Norifumi Yamamoto: $15,000
  • Robert Peralta: $16,000 (includes $ win bonus)
  • Mackens Semerzier: $8,000
  • Alex Caceres: $16,000 (includes $8,000 win bonus)
  • Cole Escovedo: $5,000
  • Mike Pierce: $36,000 (includes $18,000 win bonus)
  • Paul Bradley: $18,000
  • Aaron Rosa: $12,000 (includes $6,000 win bonus)
  • Matt Lucas: $6,000


Medical Suspensions:

Cain Velasquez: Suspended 45 days with 30 days no contact for TKO loss

Clay Harvison: Suspended 45 days with 30 days no contact for TKO loss

Norifumi Yamamoto: Suspended 180 days with 180 days no contact due to possible left-finger fracture; can be cleared early by a physician

Darren Uyenoyama: Suspended 60 days with 60 days no contact due to left-eye laceration

Mackens Semerzier: Suspended 60 days with 60 days no contact due to scalp lacerations; suspended 45 days with 30 days no contact for precautionary reasons

Paul Bradley: Suspended 180 days with 180 days no contact due to possible left-elbow fracture; can be cleared early by a physician

Aaron Rosa: Suspended 180 days with 180 days no contact due to a possible left-wrist fracture; can be cleared early by a physician

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