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UFC 197 Salaries: Jon Jones Cashes Out In Vegas

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Interim UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones earned $500,000 for his victory over Ovince Saint Preux this past weekend at UFC 197.

Jones, who had not fought in over a year, won the interim title with his decision win in Las Vegas.

Saint Preux picked up $55,000 and a broken arm for his efforts.

Demetrious Johnson was awarded $195,000, with $60,000 coming via win bonus for his first round finish of Henry Cejudo.

Complete fighter salaries can be found below courtesy the Nevada Athletic Commission:

Jon Jones: $500,000 (no win bonus)

Ovince Saint Preux: $55,000

Demetrious Johnson: $195,000 (includes $60,000 win bonus)

Henry Cejudo: $60,000

Edson Barboza: $88,000 (includes $44,000 win bonus)

Anthony Pettis: $80,000

Robert Whittaker: $60,000 (includes $30,000 win bonus)

Rafael Natal: $41,000

Yair Rodriguez: $42,000 (includes $21,000 win bonus)

Andre Fili: $18,000

Sergio Pettis: $48,000 (includes $24,000 win bonus)

Chris Kelades: $12,000

Danny Roberts: $24,000 (includes $12,000 win bonus)

Dominique Steele: $12,000

Carla Esparza: $60,000 (includes $30,000 win bonus)

Juliana Lima: $14,000

James Vick: $30,000 (includes $15,000 win bonus)

Glaico Franca: $17,000

Walt Harris: $20,000 (includes $10,000 win bonus)

Cody East: $10,000

Marcos Rogerio de Lima: $24,000 (includes $12,000 win bonus)

Clint Hester: $12,000

Kevin Lee: $48,000 (includes $24,000 win bonus)

Efrain Escudero: $18,000