UFC on Fox 8: Salaries & suspensions

Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Spor

Here, to close out UFC on Fox 8, are the final salary numbers and medical suspensions.

UFC on Fox 8 entertained some, disappointed others. Legacies were enhanced, even if those legacies involved not being terribly fan friendly. Seattle came out with a new found reputation for terrible judging, and Demetrious Johnson gained a reputation as something more than a point fighter.

Now, with another event right around the corner, it's time to put UFC on Fox 8 to bed with the final payouts and medical suspensions. Nine fighters were suspended for six months or longer, so if you had a favorite fighter in the lineup you may not be seeing them for some time. Robbie Lawler was far and away the night's biggest earner, with over $150,000 of the night's $850,000 reported payroll. Melvin Guillard and Ed Herman ran a distant second and third respectively, although Guillard made up some of that gap with his knock-out bonus.

Please note all salary numbers are only indicative of reported pay and do not include possible signing bonuses, unreported "locker room" bonuses, or sponsorship money.

Here are the numbers:

Demetrious Johnson: Salary - $58,000 (includes $29,000 win bonus)
Suspension - 7 days.
John Moraga: Salary - $17,000
Suspension - 180 days (minimum 30 days with doctor's clearance).

Rory MacDonald: Salary - $48,000 (includes $24,000 win bonus)
Suspension - 7 days.
Jake Ellenberger: Salary - $52,000
Suspension - 7 days.

Robbie Lawler: Salary - $156,000 (includes $78,000 win bonus)
Suspension - 7 days.
Bobby Voelker: Salary - $12,000
Suspension - 180 days (minimum 60 days with doctor's clearance).

Liz Carmouche: Salary - $24,000 (includes $12,000 win bonus)
Suspension - 7 days.
Jessica Andrade: Salary - $8,000
Suspension - 45 days (minimum 30 days with doctor's clearance).

Jorge Masvidal: Salary - $66,000 (includes $33,000 win bonus)
Suspension - 7 days.
Michael Chiesa: Salary - $15,000
Suspension - 180 days (minimum 30 days with doctor's clearance).

Danny Castillo: Salary - $58,000 (includes $29,000 win bonus)
Suspension - 180 days (pending doctor's clearance).
Tim Means: Salary - $12,000
Suspension - 7 days.

Melvin Guillard: Salary - $84,000 (includes $42,000 win bonus)
Suspension - 7 days.
Mac Danzig: Salary - $30,000
Suspension - 180 days (minimum 60 days with doctor's clearance).

Daron Cruickshank: Salary - $20,000 (includes $10,000 win bonus)
Suspension - 7 days.
Yves Edwards: Salary - $21,000
Suspension - 7 days.

Ed Herman: Salary - $74,000 (includes $37,000 win bonus)
Suspension - 180 days (pending doctor's clearance).
Trevor Smith: Salary - $8,000
Suspension - Indefinite (minimum 42 days with doctor's clearance).

Germaine de Randamie: Salary - $18,000 (includes $9,000 win bonus)
Suspension - Indefinite (minimum 30 days with doctor's clearance).
Julie Kedzie: Salary - $9,000
Suspension - 7 days.

Justin Salas: Salary - $16,000 (includes $8,000 win bonus)
Suspension - 45 days.
Aaron Riley: Salary - $14,000
Suspension - 180 days (minimum 45 days with doctor's clearance).

Yaotzin Meza: Salary - $20,000 (includes $10,000 win bonus)
Suspension - 7 days.
John Albert: Salary - $10,000
Suspension - 7 days.

Melvin Guillard, Demetrious Johnson, Ed Herman, and Trevor Smith all took home an additional $50,000 in bonus money.

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