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UFC 164 Salaries Revealed: Frank Mir and Josh Barnett Take Home the Top Paydays

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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