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UFC 157 Fighter Salaries: Ronda Rousey Picks Up $90,000

Four fighters from the recent UFC 157: Rousey vs. Carmouche event picked up checks of over $100,000 for their efforts, according to a release by the Nevada Athletic Commission through

Dan Henderson, who was defeated in the co-main event by Lyoto Machida, topped the charts with $250,000. Machida netted $200,000 for his victory.

Robbie Lawler earned $105,000 for his win over Josh Koscheck, while Urijah Faber picked up $100,000 for his submission victory vs. Ivan Menjivar.

Ronda Rousey and Liz Carmouche, who competed in the first-ever female fight, were awarded $90,000 and $12,000, respectively. Rousey, the UFC bantamweight champion, earned a $45,000 win bonus.

As always, these salaries do not include any locker room, sponsorship or bonus money awarded to the fighter.

Ronda Rousey: $90,000 (includes $45,000 win bonus)

Liz Carmouche: $12,000

Lyoto Machida: $200,000 (no win bonus)

Dan Henderson: $250,000

Urijah Faber: $100,000 (includes $50,000 win bonus)

Ivan Menjivar: $17,000

Court McGee: $40,000 (includes $20,000 win bonus)

Josh Neer: $16,000

Robbie Lawler: $105,000 (includes $10,000 win bonus)

Josh Koscheck: $78,000

Brendan Schaub: $36,000 (includes $18,000 win bonus)

Lavar Johnson: $29,000

Mike Chiesa: $30,000 (includes $15,000 win bonus)

Anton Kuivanen: $8,000

Dennis Bermudez: $20,000 (includes $10,000 win bonus)

Matt Grice: $8,000

Sam Stout: $52,000 (includes $26,000 win bonus)

Caros Fodor: $15,000

Kenny Robertson: $16,000 (includes $8,000 win bonus)

Brock Jardine: $8,000

Neil Magny: $16,000 (includes $8,000 win bonus)

Jon Manley: $8,000

Nah-Shon Burrell: $12,500 (includes $7,000 win bonus)

Yuri Villefort: $6,550*

* Burrell missed weight and a percentage of his fight purse went to Villefort