Las Vegas– The Ultimate Fighter 28 Finale took place Friday at Pearl Theatre at The Palms in Las Vegas. The card aired on FS1 following early prelims on UFC Fight Pass.
The Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) sent the following salaries to FightBook MMA. Below you can find the official list. The total disclosed payout for the event was $1,007,000. For the official results, bonuses and Reebok Sponsorship Payout you can go HERE.
Kamaru Usman earned the highest pay for the night making a disclosed payout of $150,000 which includes a $75,000 bonus for the victory. The next highest earner was Dos Anjos taking home $110,000.
The usual Disclaimer: The figures don’t include deductions for items such as insurance, licenses and taxes. Additionally, the figures do not include money paid by sponsors, including the official TUF 28 Reebok Sponsorship Payout. They also don’t include any other “locker room” or special discretionary bonuses the UFC oftentimes pays. They also don’t include pay-per-view cuts that some top-level fighters receive.
TUF 28 Finale salaries:
Kamaru Usman: $150,000 (includes $75,000 win bonus)
Rafael dos Anjos: $110,000
Juan Espino: $30,000 (includes $15,000 win bonus)
Justin Frazier: $15,000
Macy Chiasson: $30,000 (includes $15,000 win bonus)
Pannie Kianzad: $15,000
Pedro Munhoz: $90,000 (includes $45,000 win bonus)
Bryan Caraway: $21,000
Edmen Shahbazyan: $20,000 (includes $10,000 win bonus)
Darren Stewart: $22,000
Antonina Shevchenko: $36,000 (includes $15,000 win bonus)
Ji Yeon Kim: $14,000*
Kevin Aguilar: $25,000 (includes $10,000 win bonus)
Rick Glenn: $20,000**
Joseph Benavidez: $146,000 (includes $73,000 win bonus)
Alex Perez: $22,000
Maurice Green: $20,000 (includes $10,000 win bonus)
Michel Batista: $10,000
Leah Letson: $20,000 (includes $10,000 win bonus)
Julia Stoliarenko: $10,000
Roosevelt Roberts: $20,000 (includes $10,000 win bonus)
Darrell Horcher: $15,000
Tim Means: $98,000 (includes $49,000 win bonus)
Ricky Rainey: $14,000
Raoni Barcelos: $24,000 (includes $12,000 win bonus)
Chris Gutierrez: $10,000
*Kim forfeited $6,000 of her show money to Shevchenko for missing weight.
**Glenn forfeited $5,000 of his show money to Aguilar for missing weight.