Miesha Tate Career Earnings (purse, payouts) + Net Worth

Miesha Tate is a former Strikeforce and UFC Bantamweight Champion. She is currently active in the UFC after returning from a six-year hiatus. Originally, Tate announced her retirement from active competition in 2016.

Over the course of her 15+ year career in martial arts, Miesha Tate has accumulated millions of dollars courtesy of brand endorsements, win bonuses, and salaries. Miesha Tate career earnings stem from her storied fighting career and Instagram modeling.

Tate was once named the most attractive woman in MMA and that has facilitated her in establishing an alternative career as a social media influencer and model. Her marketability has helped her add to her bank balance.

Miesha Tate Career Earnings
Miesha Tate during her days as a successful model.

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

Miesha Tate career earnings:

Miesha Tate Career Earnings
Miesha Tate takes down Rhonda Rousey (Image: The LA times)
Fighter Result Base Salary Bonuses Total Purse
Cat Zingano L $78,000 $50,000 $128,000
Rhonda Rousey L $103,000  $75,000 $178,000
Liz Carmouche W $56,000 N/A $56,000
Rin Nakai W $66,000 N/A $66,000
Sara McMann W $76,000 N/A $76,000
Jessica Eye W $89,000 N/A $89,000
Holly Holm W $172,000 N/A  $172,000
Amanda Nunes L $500,000 $40,000 $40,000
Raquel Pennington L $60,000 N/A $60,000
Marion Renau W $150,000 $50,000 $200,000
Ketlen Viera L $100,000 N/A $100,000
      Total Earnings: $1,165,000

Total UFC Earnings: $1,165,000 ( $1.165 million) 

A glance at Miesha Tate’s asset accumulation

Name Miesha Tate
Age 35 years old (Born August 18, 1986)
Residence Tacoma, Washington, United States
Net Worth 2022 $6 Million
Annual Salary $1 Million
Source of wealth UFC salary, Endorsements, Modelling ventures
Endorsements Reebok, Venum, AutoShopper
Expenditure Houses, cars, charity, wardrobe
Philanthropy Cancer Fund Raising, Charity Signing

What is Miesha Tate’s net worth in 2022?

Miesha Tate has amassed a net worth of 6 million dollars as of 2022. Her current annual salary is worth nearly 1 million dollars. In her recent win against Marion Reneau, she earned a fight purse of around $200,000, including a $50,000 performance of the night bonus.

Miesha Tate was employed by Singapore-based MMA promotion One Championship as the Vice-President. She mentioned that her salary during that time was a sum that reached six figures. Her $6 million evaluation is the accumulation of her work both in and outside the octagon. 

Miesha Tate is set to face Lauren Murphy at UFC 276 and a win will get her a shot at UFC flyweight champion Valentina Shevchenko. If Miesha Tate does manage to get the shot, her net worth will rise even more than her current value.


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