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UFC 157 Fighter Salaries Topped By Dan Henderson, Lyoto Machida

Dan Henderson, despite a loss, earned the largest paycheck at UFC 157. Henderson, who was defeated by Lyoto Machida, netted $250,000 for his effort.

Machida scored $200,000 for the victory, while Robbie Lawler and Urijah Faber each picked up over $100,000.

Ronda Rousey, who claimed a victory over Liz Carmouche in the min event, picked up $90,000 for successfully defending her UFC bantamweight title.

The numbers below, which do not include bonus money or sponsorship money, were confirmed by through the Nevada Athletic Commision.

Ronda Rousey: $90,000 (includes $45,000 win bonus)

Liz Carmouche: $12,000

Lyoto Machida: $200,000 (no win bonus)

Dan Henderson: $250,000

Urijah Faber: $100,000 (includes $50,000 win bonus)

Ivan Menjivar: $17,000

Court McGee: $40,000 (includes $20,000 win bonus)

Josh Neer: $16,000

Robbie Lawler: $105,000 (includes $10,000 win bonus)

Josh Koscheck: $78,000

Brendan Schaub: $36,000 (includes $18,000 win bonus)

Lavar Johnson: $29,000

Mike Chiesa: $30,000 (includes $15,000 win bonus)

Anton Kuivanen: $8,000

Dennis Bermudez: $20,000 (includes $10,000 win bonus)

Matt Grice: $8,000

Sam Stout: $52,000 (includes $26,000 win bonus)

Caros Fodor: $15,000

Kenny Robertson: $16,000 (includes $8,000 win bonus)

Brock Jardine: $8,000

Neil Magny: $16,000 (includes $8,000 win bonus)

Jon Manley: $8,000

Nah-Shon Burrell: $12,500 (includes $7,000 win bonus)

Yuri Villefort: $6,550*

* Burrell missed weight and a percentage of his fight purse went to Villefort

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