UFC 241 took place on Saturday, August 17 with the heavyweight championship changing hands. Stipe Miocic reclaimed the title by avenging his loss to former two-division champion Daniel Cormier.
In the co-main event, Nate Diaz was able to outpoint Anthony Pettis.
Following the event, the California State Athletic Commission announced the fighter payouts from the event with a total payroll of more than $3.3 million.
Stipe Miocic led the way with a $750,000 pay day, while Cormier earned $500,000. Diaz made $250,000 in his return from a three-year layoff with no win bonus, while Pettis made $155,000 in the loss.
The figures released do not include any money from outside sponsors. UFC 241 purses also exclude any locker room bonuses and required Reebok outfitting pay, but do figure in the $50,000 for Fight of the Night and Performance of the night bonuses.
A full look at the UFC 241 fighter salaries can be seen below.
UFC 241 Fighter Salaries
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
That is all the information that is available at this time. This article will be updated with new and relevant information should it become available at any time. If there is anything that we missed, please feel free to send an email to [email protected] and we will respond as soon as possible.