Calvin Kattar Career Earnings (purse, payouts) + Net Worth

Calvin Kattar is the #5 rank contender in the UFC’s Featherweight division. Also known as, “The Boston Finisher”, he is one of the top names in his division. 

After gradually climbing up the rankings, Kattar (22-5-0) became a force to be reckoned with in his division. As time went on, Calvin bested names like Shane Burgos, Jeremy Stephens, and Dan Ige on his way to the top. Despite some losses, Kattar made his way into the top 5 and will be looking to go even higher. 

Known for his superb cardio and considerable endurance, Kattar is sure to have made good money from his fights. Thus, the only question in people’s minds will be: How much did he earn? Let’s examine Calvin Kattar career earnings through salary, purse, payouts, bonuses, incentive pay, sponsorship & what his net worth is.

Calvin Kattar throws a punch against Shane Burgos in their Featherweight fight during UFC 220 at TD Garden on January 20, 2018, in Boston, Massachusetts. (Credits: Getty Images)

Before we begin, here are some important things to keep in mind. Firstly, Nevada State Athletic Commission does not release fighter pay, so none of the following payout data for the event is official. However, we can estimate a fighter’s pay info by looking at their previous, officially-released salaries.

Secondly, Calvin’s salary, incentive pay, and PPV revenue from his upcoming fight with Giga Chikadze are yet to be released. Hence, you can check back here for updates. With all that out of the way, let’s begin.

Calvin Kattar Career Earnings

Calvin Kattar punches Jeremy Stephens in their featherweight fight during the UFC 249 event at VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena on May 09, 2020 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Credits: Getty Images)
Fighter  Result  Base Salary  Win Bonus  Performance Bonus/ PPV Revenue  Incentive Pay/ Sponsorships  Total
Max Holloway L $80,000 $0 $50,000 $5,000 $135,000
Dan Ige W $55,000 $55,000 $0 $5,000 $115,000
Jeremy Stephens W $68,100 $48,000 $0 $5,000 $121,100
Zabit Magomedsharipov L $48,000 $0 $50,000 $5,000 $103,000
Ricardo Lamas W $44,000 $44,000 $0 $4,000 $92,000
Chris Fishgold W $16,000 $16,000 $0 $4,000 $36,000
Renato Moicano L $16,000 $0 $0 $3,500 $19,500
Shane Burgos W $14,000 $14,000 $50,000 $3,500 $81,500
Andre Fili W $12,000 $12,000 $0 $2,500 $26,500

Total UFC Earnings: $729,600 ($0.7 million)

A Glance at Calvin Kattar Asset Accumulation

Name Calvin Kattar 
Age 33 years old (Born 1988) 
Net Worth $1-1.5 million 
Status Active 
Salary $135,000 (last fight vs Max Holloway)
Source of Wealth UFC Career, Endorsements 
Endorsements  Venum, Reebok, Habrok, NATURAL EFFEX,, TNNS, Hyperice, and more. 
Endorsement Earnings $500,000
Marital Status  Unmarried 
Residence  Methuen, Massachusetts, United States
Charities N/A

What is Calvin Kattar Net Worth in 2021?

According to reports, Calvin Kattar’s Net Worth sits at around $1-1.5 million in 2021. For the most part, Calvin makes most of his killing plying his trade inside the Octagon but also from his lucrative endorsement deals. Currently, the American fighter is sponsored by Venum, Habrok, NATURAL EFFEX,, TNNS, Hyperice, and more. 

As mentioned above, Kattar’s earnings from UFC ( includes pay, salaries, earnings, bonuses) amount to $729,600. However, Calvin began his career fighting in CES MMA, CZ, XCFL, ASC, WCF, and EliteXC. Thus, if we take into account the prize money from these fights, Calvin’s total earnings from MMA amount to $1 million. 

With his career still blooming, the 33-year-olds influence is expected to keep increasing,  making him a very marketable athlete. As such, you can expect a significant increase in Kattar’s endorsement earnings in the coming years. Moreover, “The Boston Finisher” will look to increase his Net Worth, even more, when he takes on Giga Chikadze at UFC Vegas 46. 

Sami Haider

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Sami Haider is a UFC/boxing journalist who connects combat sports to pop culture. His deep passion for the UFC started in 2018, triggered by the UFC 229: Khabib vs. McGregor fight. He is a passionate writer who has a profound love for the sport and the skills that are used in it. Through his work, Sami aspires to connect combat sportsmen and their enthusiastic fans.


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