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UFC 284 Fighters Salaries | Makhachev vs Volkanovski Purse Payouts | How Much PPV Share Money for Fighters?

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UFC 284 Salaries

Ultimate Fighting Championship this upcoming weekend will take place in Australia. The UFC 284 fight card is confirmed, the main-event will take place between Islam Makhachev and Alexander Volkanovski. Makhachev will defend his lightweight title for the first time against Volkanovski. The co-main event will be held between Yair Rodríguez and Josh Emmett at UFC 284 fight card. UFC 284 salaries, purse payouts and fighters promotional bonuses revealed for the main-card, preliminary card.

FightersPurseWin BonusSponsorshipUFC BonusPPV ShareTotal Payouts
Islam Makhachev$500k$100k$42k$50k$500k$1.1m
Alexander Volkanovski$500kN/A$32k$50k$350k$1.08m
Yair Rodríguez$85k$85k$10k$50kN/A$230k
Josh Emmett$85kN/A$10kN/AN/A$95k
Jack Maddalena$26k$26k$5k$50kN/A$107k
Randy Brown$85kN/A$15kN/AN/A$100k
Justin Tafa$38k$38k$5kN/AN/A$81k
Parker Porter$34kN/A$5kN/AN/A$39k
Jimmy Crute$44k$44k$5kN/AN/A$93k
Alonzo Menifield$40kN/A$5kN/AN/A$45k
Tyson Pedro $36kN/A$5kN/AN/A$41k
Modestas Bukauskas$24k$24k$5kN/AN/A$53k
Joshua Culibao$22k$22k$5kN/AN/A$48k
Melsik Baghdasaryan$22kN/A$5kN/AN/A$27k
Shannon Ross$12kN/A$4k$5.6k bonusN/A$21.6k
Kleydson Rodrigues$12k$12k$4k$5.6k fineN/A$22.4k
Jamie Mullarkey$26k$26k$5kN/AN/A$57k
Francisco Prado$12kN/A$4kN/AN/A$16k
Jack Jenkins$12k$12k$4kN/AN/A$28k
Don Shainis$12kN/A$4kN/AN/A$16k
Loma Lookboonmee$40k$40k$5kN/AN/A$85k
Elise Reed$28kN/A$5kN/AN/A$33k
Shane Young$26kN/A$5kN/AN/A$31k
Blake Bilder$12k$12k$4kN/AN/A$28k
Zubaira Tukhugov$30kN/A$5k$10.5k fineN/A$24.5k
Elves Brenner$12k$12k$4k$10.5k bonusN/A$38.5k
How Much Main-Event Fighters Earn at UFC 284?

The official figures for the main event fighters not claimed yet by the promotion. Islam Makhachev will earn career highest purse guaranteed $500k for the title defense fight against Volkanovski at UFC 284. UFC promotion pay PPV share points to the champions, the estimated figure $500k reported. There will be distribution of $1m among the main-event fighters.

Alexander Volkanovski who is going to be the challenger for UFC lightweight title this upcoming weekend will make guaranteed $400k from the fight. His current on-going contract with UFC worth of $400k per fight as it’s pay-per-view he will receive some ppv bonuses upto $350k estimated.

UFC Performance Bonuses :

The UFC performance bonuses will be given once the main event of UFC 284 completed. The fighters will make money if they got selected for fight of the night and performance of the night.

  • $50k awarded to each fighter : Performance of the night
  • Fight of the night : two fighters awarded with bonus $50k each

UFC 284 PPV Sales & Gateway Income :

The organizers of UFC looking for jam packed arena at (RAC Arena) in Perth, Australia. There will be seating capacity for 15.5k people at one time.

  • UFC 284 PPV Sales : 600k
  • UFC 284 Generated Revenue PPV Sales : $25m (estimated)
  • Attendance on PPV Day : 10k people (estimated)
  • Gateway Income UFC 284 : $4m (estimated)

Once the complete fight card take place UFC 284 salaries will be updated later which include performance of night bonus, fight of night bonus, ppv share points earnings and sponsorship money fighters generated from the event.