UFC Fight Night 24 Final Numbers: Nogueira earns $90,000Posted on March 29, 2011, 01:34 AM by Joey Santosus
The Washington State Department of Licensing has released the final figures for the UFC Fight Night 24 event, with former PRIDE veteran Antonio Rogerio Nogueira leading the way as the card's top earner.
A sellout crowd of 14,212 fans were in attendance at the Key Arena in Seattle, Washington Saturday, generating a live gate of $1,182,850.
While Nogueira was by far the event's highest paid competitor, any undisclosed bonuses (such as Fight of the Night etc.) are not reflected in the figures below.
Complete fighter salaries (Total Payroll: $537,000):
Phil Davis: $34,000 ($17,000 win bonus) def. Antonio Rogerio Nogueira: $90,000
Anthony Johnson: $40,000 ($20,000 win bonus) def. Dan Hardy: $25,000
Amir Sadollah: $40,000 ($20,000 win bonus) def. DaMarques Johnson: $14,000
Chan Sung Jung: $10,000 ($5,000 win bonus) def. Leonard Garcia: $18,000
Mike Russow: $28,000 ($14,000 win bonus) def. Jon Madsen: $10,000
Mackens Semerzier: $12,000 ($6,000 win bonus) def. Alex Caceres: $8,000
John Hathaway: $26,000 ($13,000 win bonus) def. Kris McCray: $10,000
Michael McDonald: $10,000 ($5,000 win bonus) def. Edwin Figueroa: $6,000
Christian Morecraft: $12,000 ($6,000 win bonus) def. Sean McCorkle: $10,000
Johny Hendricks: $44,000 ($22,000 win bonus) def. T.J. Waldburger: $8,000
Aaron Simpson: $30,000 ($15,000 win bonus) def. Mario Miranda: $10,000
Nik Lentz: $30,000 ($15,000 win bonus) def. Waylon Lowe: $12,000