The California Athletic Commission has released the fighter salaries for Wednesday’s UFC on FUEL TV: Munoz vs. Weidman event. MMAjunkie.com was given the list by the commission on Thursday.
Topping the charts was winner Aaron Simpson, who picked up $46,000 and a win in his UFC debut at welterweight. Simpson, who was scheduled to face Jon Fitch, defeated Kenny Robertson.
Main event fighters Chris Weidman ($44,000) and Mark Munoz ($42,000) were right behind, while Rafael dos Anjos garnered $40,000 thanks to a $20,000 win bonus.
All of the salaries below do not include any locker room or sponsor money awarded.
UFC ON FUEL TV: MUNOZ VS. WEIDMAN FIGHTER SALARIES
Chris Weidman: $44,000 (includes $22,000 win bonus)
Mark Munoz: $42,000
James Te Huna: $28,000 (includes $14,000 win bonus)
Joey Beltran: $15,000
Aaron Simpson: $46,000 (includes $23,000 win bonus)
Kenny Robertson: $8,000
Francis Carmont: $20,000 (includes $10,000 win bonus)
Karlos Vemola: $14,000
T.J. Dillashaw: $20,000 (includes $10,000 win bonus)
Vaughan Lee: $8,000
Rafael Dos Anjos: $40,000 (includes $20,000 win bonus)
Anthony Njokuani: $14,000
Alex Caceres: $20,000 (includes $10,000 win bonus)
Damacio Page: $11,000
Chris Cariaso: $20,000 (includes $10,000 win bonus)
Josh Ferguson: $8,000
Andrew Craig: $16,000 (includes $8,000 win bonus)
Rafael Natal: $12,000
Marcelo Guimaraes: $12,000 (includes $6,000 win bonus)
Dan Stittgen: $6,000
Raphael Assuncao: $34,000 (includes $17,000 win bonus)
Issei Tamura: $8,000