Stipe Beats DC In Octagon And In Salary At UFC 241
On Sunday, the California State Athletic Commission (CSAC) disclosed the salaries for August 17th’s UFC 241 event from the Honda Center in Anaheim.
The top two salaries for the ESPN+ Pay-Per-View card were new UFC heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic who earned $750,000, and Daniel Cormier made a base salary of $500,000.
Nate Diaz was the third-highest paid fighter on the card, making $250,000 for his return to the Octagon against Anthony Pettis.
For the full salaries (does not include contractual bonuses, win bonuses, or other compensation) of UFC 241, look below.
Stipe Miocic: $750,000 (no win bonus)
def. Daniel Cormier: $500,000
Nate Diaz $250,000 (no win bonus)
def. Anthony Pettis: $155,000
Paulo Costa $120,000 (includes $60,000 win bonus)
def. Yoel Romero: $150,000
Sodiq Yusuff $28,000 (includes $14,000 win bonus)
def. Gabriel Benitez: $40,000
Derek Brunson $190,000 (includes $95,000 win bonus)
def. Ian Heinisch: $25,000
Khama Worthy $24,000 (includes $12,000 win bonus)
def. Devonte Smith: $23,000
Cory Sandhagen $154,000 (includes $77,000 win bonus)
def. Raphael Assuncao: $79,000
Drakkar Klose $56,000 (includes $28,000 win bonus)
def. Christos Giagos: $28,000
Casey Kenney $28,000 (includes $14,000 win bonus)
def. Manny Bermudez: $20,000
Hannah Cifers $28,000 (includes $14,000 win bonus)
def. Jodie Esquibel: $10,000
Kyung Ho Kang $44,000 (includes $22,000 win bonus)
def. Brandon Davis: $21,000
Sabina Mazo $20,000 (includes $10,000 win bonus)
def. Shana Dobson: $12,000