WSOF 10 Fighter Salaries: Champions David Branch and Jessica Aguilar Top the Payroll

June 23, 2014
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Jessica Aguilar WSOF8The World Series of Fighting returned to its home base in Las Vegas on Saturday night for WSOF 10: Branch vs. Taylor, which featured three championship bouts.

Not surprisingly, two of the fighters that walked away with belts topped the WSOF fighter salaries list.

Inaugural middleweight champion David Branch was No. 1 on the list with $36,000, while women’s strawweight champion Jessica Aguilar was a close second at $35,000.

Branch defeated Jesse Taylor in the main event, and Aguilar defended against Emi Fujino in a feature bout.

The Nevada State Athletic Commission on Monday revealed the full WSOF 10 fighter salaries to MMAWeekly.com. The event took place on Saturday, June 21, at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas.

WSOF 10 Fighter Salaries

David Branch: $36,000 (includes $18,000 win bonus)
def. Jesse Taylor: $9,000

Rick Glenn: $14,000 (includes $7,000 win bonus)
def. Georgi Karakhanyan: $20,000

Jessica Aguilar: $35,000 (includes $17,500 win bonus)
def. Emi Fujino: $6,000

Luiz Firmino: $14,000 (includes $7,000 win bonus)
def. Tyson Griffin: $8,000

Lance Palmer: $30,000 (includes $15,000 win bonus)
def. Nick LoBosco: $4,000

Derrick Mehmen: $14,000 (includes $7,000 win bonus)
def. Dave Huckaba: $8,000

Timur Valiev: $10,000 (includes $5,000 win bonus)
def. Adam Acquaviva: $1,000

Krasimir Mladenov: $4,000 (includes $2,000 win bonus)
def. Angel DeAnda: $4,000

Ashlee Evans-Smith: $6,200 (includes $3,000 win bonus and 20 percent of opponent’s purse for failure to make weight)
def. Marciea Allen: $800 (docked $200 for failing to make weight)

Justin Jaynes: $2,000 (includes $1,000 win bonus)
def. Jimmy Spicuzza: $1,500

Tanner Cowan: $2,000 (includes $1,000 win bonus)
def. A.J. Williams: $1,000

WSOF 10 Disclosed Fighter Payroll: $230,500

  • Stan Huneycutt

    Way to rip off the fighter. . You guys make 2 million and they get squat .

    • danharr

      They’re not the UFC think before posting please.

  • Balls Deep

    I think that’s justified for b level organization like wsof