UFC 267 Bonuses: Fighter Salaries & Incentive Pay Revealed

Now that UFC 267 is over, the fighters will be relishing their victories or be dwelling on their defeats. Either way, the huge amounts of money that they’ve earned will surely give them good company. 

In one of the most memorable and entertaining UFC Events, we got to see some very good fights. Fans will be feeling very satisfied after witnessing the return of Glover Teixeira, one of the best bantamweight title fights and another dominant Khamzat Chimaev display.  

As such, the only question in people’s minds will be: How much did they earn? Well, let’s take a look at all the UFC 267 Bonuses: Fighter Salaries & Incentive Pay, and earnings from the event. Before we begin, there are some important things to keep in mind. 

Glover Teixeira of Brazil and Jan Blachowicz of Poland trade punches in the UFC light heavyweight championship fight during the UFC 267 event at Etihad Arena on October 30, 2021, in Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. (Credits: Getty Images)

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, fight week incentives indicate payments for outfitting requirements, media obligations, and other items under the fighter code of conduct. As such, fighters from UFC 266 event took home a total of $276,950 under UFC Promotional Guidelines Compliance.

Last but not least, the following payouts DO NOT include PPV revenue, as this event was a special ESPN/ESPN+ non-PPV event.

UFC 267 Fighter Salaries & Incentive Pay

Cory Sandhagen punches Petr Yan of Russia in the UFC interim bantamweight championship fight during the UFC 267 event at Etihad Arena on October 30, 2021, in Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. (Credits: Getty Images)
Fighter Base Salary Win Bonus  Performance Bonus Incentive Pay/ Sponsorships Total
Jan Blachowicz $600,000 $42,000 $642,000
Glover Teixeira $350,000   $50,000 $32,000 $432,000
Petr Yan $100,000 $100,000 $50,000 $32,000 $282,000
Cory Sandhagen $100,000 $50,000 $32,000 $182,000
Islam Makhachev $60,000 $60,000 $11,000 $131,000
Dan Hooker $150,000 $16,000 $166,000
Alexander Volkov $100,000 $100,000 $11,000 $211,000
Marcin Tybura  $100,000 $11,000 $111,000
Khamzat Chimaev $50,000 $50k $50,000 $4,500 $154,500
Li Jingliang $66,000 $11,000 $77,000
Magomed Ankalaev $55,000 $55,000 $6,000 $116,000
Volkan Oezdemir $95,000 $6,000 $101,000
Amanda Ribas  $30,000 $30,000 $6,000 $66,000
Virna Jandiroba  $22,000 $6,000 $28,000
Elizeu Zaleski dos Santos $50,000 $50,000 $11,000 $111,000
Makwan Amirkhani $42,000 $11,000 $53,000
Zubaira Tukhugov $22,000 $22,000 $6,000 $50,000
Michael Oleksiejczuk $22,000 $22,000 $6,000 $50,000
Lerone Murphy $20,000 $20,000 $4,500 $44,500
Ricardo Ramos $32,000 $6,000 $38,000
Andre Petroski $12,000 $12,000 $4,000 $28,000
Tagir Ulanbekov $12,000 $12,000 $4,000 $28,000
Albert Duraev $10,000 $10,000 $4,000 $24,000
Shamil Gamzatov $12,000 $4,000 $16,000
Roman Kopylov $10,000 $4,000 $14,000
Benoit Saint-Denis $10,000 $4,000 $14,000
Hu Yaozong $10,000 $4,000 $14,000
Allan Nascimento $10,000 $4,000 $14,000

After the end of the event, UFC President Dana White announced all the bonus winners. As such, newly-crowned LHW champion Glover Teixeira, and Khamzat Chimaev got the Performance of The Night bonuses. Moreover, Petr Yan and Cory Sandhagen also got $50,000 each for their intense 5-round Fight of The Night. 

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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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