UFC On FX 3 Salaries: Pyle, Johnson With Highest Paydays

Demetrious Johnson vs. Ian McCall

Pyle, Pierce, Johnson lead “UFC on FX 3” payroll

Main card winners from “UFC on FX 3Mike Pyle and Demetrious Johnson lead the card in payroll.

MMAjunkie.com revealed the fighter salaries on Tuesday.

Johnson, who defeated Ian McCall in the evening’s main event, walked away with $40,000, the same amount as preliminary card winner Mike Pierce. Meanwhile, Pyle had the highest payday, earning $66,000 for his knockout win over Josh Neer.

The two other main card winners Eddie Wineland and Erick Silva earned $20,000 and $16,000, respectively.

As far as those who walked away without victories, McCall earned just $9,000, Charlie Brenneman had a higher payday than his opponent with an $18,000 check, and Scott Jorgensen did the same, earning $500 more than Wineland in his loss.

The full list of fighter salaries can be found below:

Demetrious Johnson: $40,000 (includes $20,000 bonus)
Ian McCall: $9,000

Erick Silva: $16,000 (includes $8,000 bonus)
Charlie Brenneman: $18,000

Mike Pyle: $66,000 (includes $33,000 bonus)
Josh Neer: $14,000

Eddie Wineland: $20,000 (includes $10,000 bonus)
Scott Jorgensen: $20,500

Mike Pierce: $40,000 (includes $20,000 bonus)
Carlos Eduardo Rocha: $8,000

Seth Baczynski: $20,000 (includes $10,000 bonus)
Lance Benoist: $8,000

Matt Grice: $12,000 (includes $6,000 bonus)
Leonard Garcia: $20,000

Dustin Pague: $16,000 (includes $8,000 bonus)
Jared Papazian: $6,000

Tim Means: $16,000 (includes $8,000 bonus)
Justin Salas: $8,000

Buddy Roberts: $12,000 (includes $6,000 bonus)
Caio Magalhaes: $8,000

Henry Martinez: $12,000 (includes $6,000 bonus)
Bernardo Magalhaes: $6,000

Sean Pierson: $20,000 (includes $10,000 bonus)
Jake Hecht: $8,000

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