TUF 22 Finale Fighter Salaries: Frankie Edgar Leads the Way with $380K

Former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar cemented his spot as the top featherweight contender at the TUF 22 Finale on Friday night, and he also topped the disclosed fighter payroll.

Edgar knocked Chad Mendes out midway through their TUF 22 Finale headliner. He walked away with the top paycheck on the list, earning $360,000 for the victory.

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Frankie Edgar UFC 194 post-fightThe next closest fighter to the number was Tony Ferguson, who submitted Edson Barboza, and collected a $100,000 paycheck.

The Ultimate Fighter 22 Finale: Edgar vs. Mendes took place on Friday, Dec. 11, at the Chelsea at the Cosmopolitan in Las Vegas.

The Ultimate Fighter 22 Finale: Edgar vs. Mendes Fighter Salaries

Frankie Edgar: $360,000 (includes $180,000 win bonus)
def. Chad Mendes: $82,000

Ryan Hall: $20,000 (includes $10,000 win bonus)
def. Artem Lobov: $10,000

Tony Ferguson: $100,000 (includes $50,000 win bonus)
def. Edson Barboza: $44,000

Evan Dunham: $68,000 (includes $34,000 win bonus)
def. Joe Lauzon: $54,000

Tatsuya Kawajiri: $52,000 (includes $21,000 win bonus)
def. Jason Knight: $12,000

Julian Erosa: $20,000 (includes $10,000 win bonus)
def. Marcin Wrzosek: $10,000

Gabriel Gonzaga: $76,000 (includes $38,000 win bonus)
def. Konstantin Erokhin: $10,000

Ryan LaFlare: $36,000 (includes $18,000 win bonus)
def. Mike Pierce: $34,000

Geane Herrera: $20,000 (includes $10,000 win bonus)
def. Joby Sanchez: $10,000

Chris Gruetzemacher: $20,000 (includes $10,000 win bonus)
def. Abner Lloveras: $10,000

TUF 22 Finale Disclosed Fighter Payroll: $1,048,000

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