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UFC On Fox 5 Medical Suspensions, Fighter Salaries Released

The Washington Department of Licensing has released both medical suspensions and fighter salaries for UFC on Fox 5. The card took place this past Saturday night from the KeyArena in Seattle.

Nine fighters were handed indefinite medical suspensions, including Nate Diaz, Alexander Gustsafsson and BJ Penn. As always, all suspensions can be cleared by a doctor.

As for salaries, Mauricio “Shogun” Rua and Penn led the way. The numbers below only cover the salary paid to the fighter that goes on the books, and does not include any bonus or locker room money paid.

UFC ON FOX 5 MEDICAL SUSPENSIONS

Nate Diaz suspended indefinitely, though an ENT doctor can clear him early; regardless, suspended 30 to 60 days (based on doctor’s opinion) with no contact for 30 days.

Alexander Gustafsson suspended indefinitely, though a doctor can clear him early; regardless, suspended 30 days.

Mauricio “Shogun” Rua suspended 30 days.

BJ Penn suspended indefinitely, though a doctor can clear him early; regardless, suspended 45 days with no contact for 30 days.

Mike Swick suspended 60 days.

Jeremy Stephens suspended indefinitely, though a doctor can clear him early; regardless, suspended 60 days.

Yves Edwards suspended 30 days with no contact for 21 days.

Raphael Assuncao suspended indefinitely, though an orthopedic doctor can clear him early; regardless, suspended seven days.

Joe Proctor suspended indefinitely, though an ENT doctor can clear him early; regardless, suspended 60 days.

Ramsey Nijem suspended indefinitely, though a doctor can clear him early; regardless, suspended 30 days.

Henry Martinez suspended indefinitely, though a doctor can clear him early; regardless, suspended 60 days.

Marcus LeVesseur suspended 30 days.

Nam Phan suspended indefinitely, though a doctor can clear him early; regardless, suspended 45 days with no contact for 30 days.

UFC ON FOX 5 FIGHTER SALARIES

Benson Henderson: $78,000 (includes $39,000 win bonus)

Nate Diaz: $50,000

Alexander Gustafsson: $60,000 (includes $30,000 win bonus)

Mauricio “Shogun” Rua: $175,000

Rory MacDonald: $42,000 (includes $21,000 win bonus)

BJ Penn: $150,000

Matt Brown: $54,000 (includes $27,000 win bonus)

Mike Swick: $48,000

Yves Edwards: $32,000 (includes $16,000 win bonus)

Jeremy Stephens: $24,000

Raphael Assuncao: $38,000 (includes $19,000 win bonus)

Mike Easton: $14,000

Ramsey Nijem: $20,000 (includes $10,000 win bonus)

Joe Proctor: $8,000

Daron Cruickshank: $16,000 (includes $8,000 win bonus)

Henry Martinez: $8,000

Abel Trujillo: $12,000 (includes $6,000 win bonus)

Marcus LeVesseur: $8,000

Dennis Siver: $62,000 (includes $31,000 win bonus)

Nam Phan: $10,000

Scott Jorgensen: $41,000 (includes $20,500 win bonus)

John Albert: $10,000

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