UFC 285 Fighters Salaries | Jones vs Gane Purse Payouts | How Much Fighters Earn from PPV Money Bonuses?

UFC 285 Salaries Purse

The official fight card of UFC 285 is released. The main event will take place between Jon Jones and Ciryl Gane. The co-main event featured between women’s flyweight champion Valentina Shevchenko and Alexa Grasso. T-Mobile Arena, Paradise, Nevada, United States is the selected venue for UFC 285. UFC 285 salaries, purse payouts and pay-per-view money bonuses for fighters reported based on their contracts with UFC.

FightersPurseWin BonusSponsorshipsPotential BonusUFC BonusTotal Payouts
Jon Jones$3m$100k$42k$4m$50k$7.19m
Ciryl Gane$500kN/A$32k$750kN/A$1.25m
Valentina Shevchenko$500kN/A$42k$300kN/A$842k
Alexa Grasso$110k$100k$32k$200k$50k$492k
Geoff Neal$85kN/A$10kN/A$50k ($43.5k fine)$101.5k
Shavkat Rakhmonov$36k$36k$6kN/A$43.5k+ $50k bonus$171.5k
Mateusz Gamrot$44k$44k$6kN/AN/A$94k
Jalin Turner$48kN/A$6kN/AN/A$54k
Bo Nickal$12k$12k$6kN/A$50k$80k
Jamie Pickett$75kN/A$6kN/AN/A$81k
Cody Garbrandt$85k$85k$10kN/AN/A$180k
Trevin Jones$30kN/A$6kN/AN/A$36k
Derek Brunson$210kN/A$15kN/AN/A$225k
Dricus du Plessis$30k$30k$6kN/AN/A$66k
Viviane Araújo$30kN/A$6kN/AN/A$36k
Amanda Ribas$48k$48k$6kN/AN/A$102k
Julian Marquez$33kN/A$6kN/AN/A$39k
Marc-André Barriault$42k$42k$6kN/AN/A$90k
Ian Garry$22k$22k$6kN/AN/A$50k
Song Kenan$48kN/A$6kN/AN/A$54k
Cameron Saaiman12k$12k$4kN/A$4.8k bonus$32.8k
Leomana Martinez12kN/A$4kN/A$4.8k fine$11.2k
Jessica Penne$75kN/A$6kN/AN/A$81k
Tabatha Ricci$30k$30k$6kN/AN/A$66k
Da’Mon Blackshear12kN/A$4kN/AN/A$16k
Farid Basharat12k$12k$4kN/AN/A$28k
Esteban Ribovics12kN/A$4kN/AN/A$16k
Loik Radzhabov$12k$12k$4kN/AN/A$28k
How Much Main Event Fighters Earn At UFC 285?

It’s confirmed that, Jon Jones is return to the UFC promotion, he signed new deal with promotion. Recently mma sources claimed that Jones will earn guaranteed money for UFC 285 upto $10m. Since UFC offered highest paid contracts worth of $3m to McGregor and Khabib in past with potential bonus, they earn extra money from PPV potential bonus. Jon Jones will also earn $3m guaranteed and further earnings based on potential bonus. Ciryl Gane opponent of Jones will earn share $500k from the fight.

How Much Co-main event fighters earn at UFC 285?
Valentina Shevchenko Career Earnings

The women’s flyweight champion Valentina Shevchenko is back in action her fight will take place with Alex Grasso. She will earn guaranteed purse of $500k and her opponent earn $110k purse money. Both of these two ladies will make from potential bonus.

UFC Performance Bonuses for Fighters :

Once the pay-per-view is completed, UFC promotion released the name of fighters who earned extra bonus money based on performance of the night and fight of the night. Since it’s pay-per-view there will be more than eight fighters who can make extra $50k.

  • Performance of the Night : $50k (Jon Jones, Alexa Grasso and Bo Nickal)
  • Fight of the Night : $50k (Neal vs Rakhmonov)
  • Purse Fine : 30% (Geoff Neal and Leomana Martinez)
  • Purse Bonus : 30% (Shavkat Rakhmonov and Leomana Martinez)
How Much UFC 285 Generate from PPV Income?

T-Mobile Arena, is the place where UFC 285 will be held, a big crowed gathering more than 18k people can expected for the upcoming pay-per-view. Jon Jones already listed one of the UFC fighters who generated more PPV sales than any other fighter, since he is returning back after long-time he will bring more PPV sales.

  • Seating Capacity at T-Mobile Arena : 20k People
  • Gateway Income : $8.5m estimated based (18k people attendance)
  • PPV Sales Estimated : 850k on fight day
  • PPV Revenue Generated : $50m (estimated) based on Jon Jones past fight records.
  • BT Sports/ESPN/Sport TV : UFC 285 live coverage

Once the pay-per-view is ended the fighters of UFC 285 salaries purse details updated which include potential bonus, sponsorship money, performance bonus and win bonus.