Velasquez and Dos Santos lead list of UFC 160 salaries

[ads1]UFC 160No surprise that main event winner and UFC heavyweight champ Cain Velasquez walked away from UFC 160 with the biggest paycheck. Following closely was former heavyweight champ Junior Dos Santos. Velasquez will see $400,000 deposited into his bank account and Dos Santos will add $240,000.

The Nevada State Athletic Commissionreleased the salaries of the 22 fighters that stepped into the Octagon Saturday night. The total payroll disclosed was $1,533,000. This does not include locker room or discretionary bonuses.  The provided numbers do not account for the $50, 000 UFC bonuses given to Mark Hunt, Junior Dos Santos,  TJ Grant and Glover Teixeira for their performances.

UFC 160 took place at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on Saturday, May 25. For full results click here.

The entire list of contracted salaries include:

Jeremy Stephens: $48,000 (includes $24,000 win bonus)
Estevan Payan: $10,000

George Roop: $26,000 (includes $13,000 win bonus)
Brian Bowles: $19,000

Stephen Thompson: $16,000 (includes $8,000 win bonus)
Nah-Shon Burrell: $9,000

Khabib Nurmagomedov: $28,000 (includes $14,000 win bonus)
Abel Trujillo: $8,000

Robert Whittaker: $30,000 (includes $15,000 win bonus)
Colton Smith: $15,000

Dennis Bermudez: $28,000 (includes $14,000 win bonus)
Max Holloway: $14,000

Mike Pyle: $84,000 (includes $42,000 win bonus)
Rick Story: $27,000

Donald Cerrone: $82,000 (includes $41,000 win bonus)
K.J. Noons: $41,000

T.J. Grant: $50,000 (includes $25,000 win bonus)
Gray Maynard: $45,000

Glover Teixeira: $48,000 (includes $24,000 win bonus)
James Te Huna: $30,000

Junior dos Santos: $240,000 (includes $120,000 win bonus)
Mark Hunt: $160,000

Cain Velasquez: $400,000
Antonio Silva: $75,000

Disclaimer: Extra money fighters may earn through sponsorships or by other means is not reflected here. 
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