UFC on FOX 13 Salaries: Junior dos Santos Banks Biggest Check; Nate Diaz’s is Notably Low

Junior dos Santos banked the biggest income at UFC on FOX 13, pocketing $260,000 in his win over Stipe Miocic on last month’s card, according to reports on Tuesday.

Dos Santos earned $130,000 for the fight and $130,000 for his win, while Miocic made away with $30,000.

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MMAWeekly.com reached out to the Arizona Boxing and MMA Commission for the salaries, but did not receive a response before this report. MMAFighting.com first reported news of the salaries.

In the main event, Nate Diaz collected just $16,000 in his loss to Rafael dos Anjos. Diaz was originally scheduled to earn $20,000, but missing weight cost him 20-percent of his purse, forfeiting it to his opponent, who banked a total of $86,000. Dos Anjos’ purse included $41,000 to show, $41,000 to win and $4,000 forfeited by Diaz.

Other leading earners included Alistair Overeem with $150,000 and Matt Mitrione with $66,000.


Junior dos Santos: $260,000 (includes $130,000 win bonus)
def. Stipe Miocic: $30,000

Rafael dos Anjos: $86,000 (includes $41,000 win bonus and $4,000 Diaz penalty)
def. Nate Diaz: $16,000 (includes $4,000 penalty to dos Anjos)

Alistair Overeem: $150,000 (includes $50,000 win bonus)
def. Stefan Struve: $40,000

Matt Mitrione: $66,000 (includes 33,000 win bonus)
def. Gabriel Gonzaga: $38,000

Joanna Jedrzejczyk: $20,000 (includes 10,000 win bonus)
def. Claudia Gadelha: $10,000

John Moraga: $50,000 (includes 25,000 win bonus)
def. Willie Gates: $8,000

Ben Saunders: $28,000 (includes 14,000 win bonus)
def. Joe Riggs: $16,000

Drew Dober: $16,000 (includes 8,000 win bonus)
def. Jamie Varner: $20,000

Ed Herman: $47,000 vs. Derek Brunson: $N/A – cancelled

Bryan Barberena: $16,000 (includes $8,000 win bonus)
def. Joe Ellenberger: $10,000

David Michaud: $16,000 (includes $8,000 win bonus)
def. Garett Whiteley: $8,000

Henry Cejudo: $30,000 (includes $15,000 win bonus)
def. Dustin Kimura: $15,000

Ian Entwistle: $16,000 (includes $8,000 win bonus)
def. Anthony Birchak: $8,000

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