How much has Junior dos Santos made in the UFC: Career UFC Earnings

December 22, 2015 1:47 pm by Joe JD David
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Former champ Junior dos Santos recently fought Alistair Overeem and was devastated with huge shots that ended the contest in the 2nd round. Dos Santos has been in three battles with Cain Velasquez, went against the biggest one punch KO artists in Roy Nelson and MArk Hunt.

With all the success that JDS has had in the octagon, let’s take a peak at what dos Santos has earned with the UFC organization dating back to 2008.

Keep in mind that these figures are comprised of only the fighter purse, this list does not include any additional revenue from sponsorship, endorsements or other related income.

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UFC 90 – Oct 25/08 – W (Werdum) – $71,000 ($3,000 to show*, $3,000 win bonus*, $65,000 Knockout of the Night bonus)

UFC 95 – Feb 21/09 – W (Struve) – $14,000 ($7,000 to show, $7,000 win bonus)*

UFC 103 – Sept 19/09 – W (Filipovic) – $30,000 ($15,000 to show, $15,000 win bonus)*

UFC 108 – Jan 2/10 – W (Yvel) – $60,000 ($30,000 to show, $30,000 win bonus)

UFC Live: Vera vs Jones – Mar 21/10 – W (Gonzaga) – $120,000 ($35,000 to show, $35,000 win bonus, $50,000 Knockout of the Night bonus)

UFC 117 – Aug 7/10 – W (Nelson) – $80,000 ($40,000 to show, $40,000 win bonus)

UFC 131 – Jun 11/11 – W (Carwin) – $200,000 ($100,000 to show, $100,000 win bonus)

UFC on Fox: Velasquez vs dos Santos – Nov 12/11 – W (Velasquez) – $285,000 ($110,000 to show, $110,000 win bonus, $65,000 Knockout of the Night bonus)

UFC 146 – May 26/12 – W (Mir) – $200,000

UFC 155 – Dec 29/12 – L (Velasquez) – $400,000

UFC 160 – May 25/13 – W (Hunt) – $290,000 ($120,000 to show, $120,000 win bonus, $50,000 Fight of the Night bonus)

UFC 166 – Oct 19/13 – L (Velasquez) – $130,000*

UFC on Fox: dos Santos vs Miocic – Dec 12/14 – W (Miocic) – $310,000 ($130,000 to show, $130,000 win bonus, $50,000 Fight of the Night bonus)

UFC on Fox: dos Anjos vs Cerrone 2 – Dec 19/15 – L (Overeem) – $410,000 ($400,000 to show, $10,000 Reebok sponsorship)

Total Career Earnings: $2,600,000

Jeff Fox with MMA Manifesto for the breakdown.


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