The guaranteed UFC 245 purses have been released by the Nevada Athletic Commission, including the figures for the three title fights that are topping the card. The headliners in Kamaru Usman and Colby Covington will earn the most and both get a flat fee of $500,000 for their welterweight title clash.
The next highest earner on the card is from a non-title bout, with long time champion Jose Aldo having a $400,000 base salary and an additional $50,000 win bonus.
The two other champions on the card in Max Holloway and Amanda Nunes are earning less than the ones listed above, with the featherweight champion earning a flat $350,000, and the female double-champ getting $350,000 plus a $100,000 win bonus.
Others on the card making six digits include title challengers Alexander Volkanovski ($250,000) and Germaine de Randamie ($100,000), UFC hall-of-famer Urijah Faber ($250,000), and Marlon Moraes ($110,000/$110,000).
The lowest earner on the card is Puna Soriano ($10,000/$10,000), who was signed off Dana White’s contender series.
Check out the full list of purses below:
Kamaru Usman: $500,000
Colby Covington: $500,000
Max Holloway: $350,000
Alexander Volkanovski: $250,000
Amanda Nunes: $350,000 to show, $100,000 to win
Germaine de Randamie: $100,000
Marlon Moraes: $110,000 to show, $110,000 to win
Jose Aldo: $400,000 to show, $50,000 to win
Petr Yan: $66,000 to show, $66,000 to win
Urijah Faber: $250,000
Mike Perry: $90,000 to show, $90,000 to win
Geoff Neal: $31,000 to show, $31,000 to win
Ketlen Vieira: $33,000 to show, $33,000 to win
Irene Aldana: $40,000 to show, $40,000 to win
Ian Heinisch: $25,000 to show, $25,000 to win
Omari Akhemedov: $55,000 to show, $55,000 to win
Matt Brown: $80,000 to show, $80,000 to win
Ben Saunders: $35,000 to show, $35,000 to win
Chase Hooper: $24,000 to show, $24,000 to win
Daniel Teymur: $18,000 to show, $18,000 to win
Brandon Moreno: $31,000 to show, $31,000 to win
Kai-Kara France: $25,000 to show, $25,000 to win
Jessica Eye: $48,000 to show, $48,000 to win (Eye will pay $14,400 of her show money for missing weight)
Viviane Araujo: $45,000 to show, $45,000 to win
Puna Soriano: $10,000 to show, $10,000 to win
Oskar Piechota: $20,000 to show, $20,000 to win