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Salaries For WEC 48 Released

The California State Athletic Commission has just released the salaries for this past weekend’s “WEC 48: Aldo vs. Faber” event.

“WEC 48: Aldo vs. Faber” took place Saturday night inside the Arco Arena in Sacramento, California. The landmark event was the organization’s first pay-per-view broadcast and was headlined by a pair of spectacular title bouts.

Here are the paydays for this past weekend’s extravaganza:

Preliminary Bouts:

Tyler Toner $5,000 (includes $2,000 win bonus) def. Brandon Visher $4,000

Takeya Mizugaki $16,000 (includes $8,000 win bonus) def. Rani Yahya $9,000

Chad Mendes $8,500 (includes $4,000 win bonus) def. Anthony Morrison $4,000

Brad Pickett $8,000 (includes $4,000 win bonus) def. Demetrious Johnson $3,000

Anthony Pettis $8,000 (includes $4,000 win bonus) def. Alex Karalexis $10,000

Leonard Garcia $93,000 (includes $14,000 win bonus and $65,000 bonus for Fight of the Night bonus) def. Chang Sung Jung $70,000 (includes $65,000 bonus for Fight of the Night bonus)

Main Bouts:

Scott Jorgensen $21,000 (includes $10,500 win bonus) def. Antonio Banuelos $7,000

Shane Roller $28,000 (includes $14,000 win bonus) def. Anthony Njokuani $7,000

Manny Gamburyan $101,000 (includes $18,000 win bonus and $65,000 Knockout of the Night bonus) def. Mike Brown $21,000

Ben Henderson $91,000 (includes $13,000 win bonus and $65,000 Submission of the Night bonus) def. Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone $14,000

Jose Aldo $40,000 (includes $20,000 win bonus) def. Urijah Faber $28,000