UFC Vegas 41 Bonuses: Fighter Salaries & Incentive Pay Revealed

Now that UFC Vegas 41 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.  Let’s take a look at the UFC Vegas 41 fighter salaries, bonuses, incentive pay. 

In one of the most memorable and entertaining UFC Events in recent memory, we got to see some very good fights. Fans will be feeling very satisfied after witnessing the return of Paulo Costa and Marvin Vettori, who put on a fight to remember. 

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 fighter’s earnings, salaries, and incentive payouts from the event. Before we begin, there are some important things to keep in mind. 

UFC Vegas 41 Bonuses
Paulo Costa of Brazil punches Marvin Vettori of Italy in a light heavyweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on October 23, 2021, in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Credits: Getty Images)

Firstly, Nevada State Athletic Commission does not release fighter pay, so none of the following payout data is official. However, we can estimate a fighter’s pay info by looking at their previous, officially-released salaries.

Secondly, fighter compliance pay indicates payments for outfitting requirements, media obligations, and other things depending on the contracts negotiated with Venum. As such, fighters from UFC Vegas 41 event took home a total of $185,000 under UFC Promotional Guidelines Compliance.

Last but not least, the following payouts DO NOT include PPV revenue, as this will continue to accumulate for some time. 

UFC Vegas 41 Fighter Salaries & Incentive Pay

Marvin Vettori of Italy punches Paulo Costa of Brazil in a light heavyweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on October 23, 2021, in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Credits: Getty Images)
Fighter     Base Salary Win Bonus     Performance Bonus Incentive Pay Total
Paulo Costa     $120,000 $0       $6,000 $126,000  
Marvin Vettori     $150,000 $120,000     $50,000 $11,000 $211,000  
Grant Dawson     $60,000 $0       $6,000 $66,000  
Rick Glenn     $40,000 $0       $6,000 $46,000  
Jessica-Rose Clark     $30,000 $30,000       $6,000 $36,000  
Joselyne Edwards     $15,000 $0       $4,000 $19,000  
Alex Caceres     $72,000 $72,000     $50,000 $21,000 $143,000  
Seung Woo Choi     $30,000 $0       $6,000 $36,000  
Dwight Grant     $30,000 $0       $6,000 $36,000  
Francisco Trinaldo     $72,000 $72,000       $21,000 $93,000  

Before the fight, it was revealed that Paulo Costa will lose out on 20% of his purse for missing weight. As a result, that 20% went into his opponent, Marvin Vettori’s purse instead. Moreover, Vettori and Alex Caceres got UFC Vegas 41 bonuses for Performance of the Night whilst Fight of the Night went to Jun Yong Park and Gregory Rodrigues (undercard). 

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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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