UFC 226 full fighter salaries: Miocic tops the payroll at 750,000Get the Full StoryCheck out the full fighter salaries for UFC 226: Miocic vs. Cormier in Las Vegas, Nevada. The payouts have been released for Saturday night s UFC 226 card in Las Vegas, and unsurprisingly the top earner on the card is heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic, who gets a career-high 750,000, with no win bonus. Miocic recently said he s finally happy with his pay, and presumably he s also getting pay-per-view points. Daniel Cormier is the second-highest earner at 500,000 PPV points.
For the record, had Max Holloway vs. Brian Ortega gone on as planned, Holloway would ve had a 350,000 salary no win bonus , while Ortega was on a flat 250,000.
Here are the reported salaries courtesy of the Nevada Athletic Commission:
Stipe Miocic: 750,000 no win bonus Daniel Cormier: 500,000 no win bonus
Francis Ngannou: 100,000 100,000 to win Derrick Lewis: 130,000 130,000 to win
Michael Chiesa: 48,000 48,000 to win Anthony Pettis: 135,000 135,000 to win - Chiesa missed weight, and if he wins, Pettis will receive 30 of Chiesa s base salary and win money.
Gokhan Saki: 85,000 55,000 to win Khalil Rountree: 19,000 19,000 to win
Uriah Hall: 48,000 48,000 to win Paulo Henrique Costa: 55,000 55,000 to win
Paul Felder: 46,000 46,000 to win Mike Perry: 40,000 40,000 to win
Raphael Assuncao: 70,000 60,000 to win Rob Font: 33,000 33,000 to win
Curtis Millender: 15,000 15,000 to win Max Griffin: 20,000 20,000 to win
Daniel Hooker: 30,000 30,000 to win Gilbert Burns: 31,000 31,000 to win
Lando Vannata: 25,000 25,000 to win Drakkar Klose: 22,000 22,000 to win
Jamie Moyle: 12,000 12,000 to win Emily Whitmire: 10,000 10,000 to win