Anderson Silva’s knockout loss to Chris Weidman cost him plenty at UFC 162: Silva vs. Weidman this past weekend.
Yet, he still racked in a base salary of $600,000 thanks to his new 10-fight extension agreed upon with the UFC earlier this year.
The Nevada Athletic Commission released the full list of fighter salaries, as Weidman earned $48,000 for his performance. Frankie Edgar, the co-main event winner, scored a $240,000 pay day.
As always, these numbers do not include any type of bonus money or sponsorship money.
Chris Weidman: $48,000 (includes $24,000 win bonus)
Anderson Silva: $600,000
Frankie Edgar: $240,000 (includes $120,000 win bonus)
Charles Oliveira: $21,000
Tim Kennedy: $90,000 (includes $30,000 win bonus)
Roger Gracie: $50,000
Mark Munoz: $84,000 (includes $42,000 win bonus)
Tim Boetsch: $37,000
Cub Swanson: $58,000 (includes $29,000 win bonus)
Dennis Siver: $33,000
Andrew Craig: $24,000 (includes $12,000 win bonus)
Chris Leben: $51,000
Norman Parke: $30,000 (includes $15,000 win bonus)
Kazuki Tokudome: $8,000
Gabriel Gonzaga: $58,000 (includes $29,000 win bonus)
Dave Herman: $23,000
Edson Barboza: $46,000 (includes $23,000 win bonus)
Rafaello Oliveira: $14,000
Brian Melancon: $16,000 (includes $8,000 win bonus)
Seth Baczynski: $16,000
Mike Pierce: $56,000 (includes $28,000 win bonus)
David Mitchell: $10,000