Four fighters generated paychecks of at least $40,000 from their fights at UFC on FUEL TV: Munoz vs. Weidman Wednesday night.

The numbers, obtained by MMA Junkie from the California State Athletic Commission, showed Aaron Simpson with the biggest pay day. “A-Train,” who was debuting at welterweight, brought home $46,000 for his victory over Kenny Robertson.

Chris Weidman, who defeated Mark Munoz in the main event, picked up $44,000. Munoz and Rafael dos Anjos each had at least $40,000 awarded.

These numbers do not include any locker room or sponsor bonus given to the fighters. They are just the reported salaries earned.


Chris Weidman: $44,000 (includes $22,000 win bonus)
def. Mark Munoz: $42,000

James Te Huna: $28,000 (includes $14,000 win bonus)
def. Joey Beltran: $15,000

Aaron Simpson: $46,000 (includes $23,000 win bonus)
def. Kenny Robertson: $8,000

Francis Carmont: $20,000 (includes $10,000 win bonus)
def. Karlos Vemola: $14,000

T.J. Dillashaw: $20,000 (includes $10,000 win bonus)
def. Vaughan Lee: $8,000

Rafael Dos Anjos: $40,000 (includes $20,000 win bonus)
def. Anthony Njokuani: $14,000

Alex Caceres: $20,000 (includes $10,000 win bonus)
def. Damacio Page: $11,000

Chris Cariaso: $20,000 (includes $10,000 win bonus)
def. Josh Ferguson: $8,000

Andrew Craig: $16,000 (includes $8,000 win bonus)
def. Rafael Natal: $12,000

Marcelo Guimaraes: $12,000 (includes $6,000 win bonus)
def. Dan Stittgen: $6,000

Raphael Assuncao: $34,000 (includes $17,000 win bonus)
def. Issei Tamura: $8,000

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