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Junior Dos Santos Tops Charts In Terms Of UFC 155 Fighter Salaries

Former UFC heavyweight champion Junior dos Santos scored a $400,000 paycheck for the beating he took at the hands of Cain Velasquez this past Saturday night at UFC 155.

Dos Santos was the highest-paid fighter from the card. Velasquez picked up $200,000 and the UFC heavyweight title.

The figures were released by the Nevada Athletic Commission, and as always, do not include any locker room, sponsor or bonus money paid to the fighter.

Cain Velasquez: $200,000 ($100,000 to win, $100,000 to show)

Junior Dos Santos: $400,000

Jim Miller: $82,000 ($41,000 to win, $41,000 to show)

Joe Lauzon: $27,000

Costa Philippou: $36,000 ($18,000 to win, $18,000 to show)

Tim Boetsch: $37,000

Yushin Okami: $84,000 ($42,000 to win, $42,000 to show)

Alan Belcher: $37,000

Derek Brunson: $30,000 ($13,000 to show, $17,000 to win)

Chris Leben: $51,000

Eddie Wineland: $30,000 ($15,000 to win, $15,000 to show)

Brad Pickett: $17,000

Erik Perez: $20,000 ($10,000 to win, $10,000 to show)

Byron Bloodworth: $6,000

Jamie Varner: $24,000 ($12,000 to win, $12,000 to show)

Melvin Guillard: $42,000

Myles Jury: $16,000 ($8,000 to win, $8,000 to show)

Michael Johnson: $14,000

Todd Duffee: $16,000 ($8,000 to win, $8,000 to show)

Phil DeFries: $14,000

Max Holloway: $24,000 ($12,000 to win, $12,000 to show)

Leonard Garcia: $20,000

John Moraga: $22,000 ($11,000 to win, $11,000 to show)

Chris Cariaso: $12,000

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