The UFC 164 salaries have been disclosed by the Wisconsin Department of Safety & Professional Services. The co-main event headliners Frank Mir and Josh Barnett received the top paydays, with each of them bringing in over $150,000 before bonuses.
Josh Barnett received a flat $160,000, while Mir received a flat $200,000. Neither was eligible for a win bonus.
Meanwhile, former lightweight champ Benson Henderson earned $110,000, while the new titleholder Anthony Pettis took home $54,000, including a $27,000 win bonus.
The total disclosed salaries for the event was $1,126,000.
UFC 164 took place on August 31. The full payouts are as follows, although they do not reflect things like insurance, taxes, Fight of the Night bonuses, or sponsorship money:
Anthony Pettis: $54,000 (includes $27,000 win bonus)
def. Benson Henderson: $110,000
Josh Barnett: $160,000 (no win bonus)
def. Frank Mir: $200,000
Chad Mendes: $62,000 (includes $31,000 win bonus)
def. Clay Guida: $44,000
Ben Rothwell: $108,000 (includes $54,000 win bonus)
def. Brandon Vera: $70,000
Dustin Poirier: $40,000 (includes $20,000 win bonus)
def. Erik Koch: $15,000
Gleison Tibau: $74,000 (includes $37,000 win bonus)
def. Jamie Varner: $17,000
Tim Elliott: $16,000 (includes $8,000 win bonus)
def. Louis Gaudinot: $8,000
Hyun Gyu Lim: $20,000 (includes $10,000 win bonus)
def. Pascal Krauss: $15,000
Chico Camus: $16,000 (includes $8,000 win bonus)
def. Kyung Ho Kang: $8,000
Soa Palelei: $20,000 (includes $10,000 win bonus)
def. Nikita Krylov: $8,000
Al Iaquinta: $20,000 (includes $10,000 win bonus)
def. Ryan Couture: $15,000
Magnus Cedenblad: $12,000 (includes $6,000 win bonus)
def. Jared Hamman: $14,000