UFC 245 Salaries

Below you’ll find the full list of UFC 245 salaries resulting from Saturday night’s event in Las Vegas.

On this occasion both headliners Kamaru Usman and Colby Covington emerged with the top payout of the night, with each pocketing $500,000.

Close behind was two-weight champion Amanda Nunes, whose latest title defense earned her $450,00.

Next up was former featherweight champion Jose Aldo, who trousered $400,000 despite losing a controversial decision in his bantamweight debut.

Defeated featherweight champion Max Holloway still earned a $350,000 payday, while the man who bested him to be crowned champion, Alexander Volkanovski’s bank account was bolstered by $250,000.

Urijah Faber also secured a $250,000 payout, while Marlon Moraes came next with $220,000.

The six-figure club continues with Matt Brown getting $160,000 cheque, Petr Yan $132,000, Omari Akhmeodov with $110,000 and finally Germaine de Randamie banking $100,000.

Check out the full list below and keep in mind that these are just the basic salary payouts and don’t include extras like bonuses and sponsorship money.

Kamaru Usman: $500,000 (no win bonus)
def. Colby Covington: $500,000
Alexander Volkanovski: $250,000 (no win bonus)
def. Max Holloway: $350,000
Amanda Nunes: $450,000 (includes $100,000 win bonus)
def. Germaine de Randamie: $100,000
Marlon Moraes: $220,000 (includes $110,000 win bonus)
def. Jose Aldo: $400,000
Petr Yan: $132,000 (includes $66,000 win bonus) def. Urijah Faber: $250,000
Geoff Neal: $62,000 (includes $31,000 win bonus) def. Mike Perry: $90,000
Irene Aldana: $80,000 (includes $40,000 win bonus) def. Ketlen Vieira: $33,000
Omari Akhmedov: $110,000 (includes $55,000 win bonus) def. Ian Heinisch: $50,000
Matt Brown: $160,000 (includes $80,000 win bonus) def. Ben Saunders: $35,000
Chase Hooper: $48,000 (includes $24,000 win bonus) def. Daniel Teymur: $18,000
Brandon Moreno: $62,000 (includes $31,000 win bonus) def. Kai Kara-France: $25,000
Jessica Eye: $96,000 (includes $48,000 win bonus) def. Viviane Araujo: $45,000
Puna Soriano: $20,000 (includes $10,000 win bonus) def. Oskar Piechota: $20,000

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