Tuesday, June 18, 2013

PAYDAY: World Series of Fighting 3 Salaries - WSOF 3 Payouts and Bonuses for 6/14/13



The Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) has released the following salary figures for the MMA World Series of Fighting 3: Fitch vs Burkman 2, held Friday, June 14, 2013, at the Las Vegas Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas. The main card aired live on the NBC Sports Network.

These salary amounts do not include any individual fighter endorsement earnings for this event, nor do they include any undisclosed bonuses. Fighters pay out of pocket for training, licensing fees and related expenses. Fighters spend months training in preparation for these fights, so they are being paid for their work already completed in the gym, as well as their performance on fight night.

Josh Burkman was the top earner of the night with his $32,000 payout.

Winning fighters in RED.

Josh Burkman: $32,000 ($16K show + $16K win bonus)
-won by chokeout in 41 seconds

Jon Fitch: $30,000
-lost by technical submission in 41 seconds

Steve Carl: $20,000 ($10K show + $10K win bonus)
-won by submission in 1 minute and 32 seconds

Tyson Steele: $7,000
-lost by submission in 1 minute and 32 seconds

Jacob Volkmann: $14,000 ($7K show + $7K win bonus)
-won by 15-minute unanimous decision

Lyle Beerbohm: $15,000
-lost by 15-minute unanimous decision

Justin Gaethje: $12,000 ($6K show + $6K win bonus)
-won by TKO in 12 minutes and 19 seconds

Brian Cobb: $8,000
-lost by TKO in 12 minutes and 19 seconds

Jerrod Sanders: $8,000 ($4K show + $4K win bonus)
-won by 15-minute unanimous decision

Jeff Smith: $4,000
-lost by 15-minute unanimous decision

Dan Lauzon: $12,000 ($6K show + $6K win bonus)
-won by 15-minute unanimous decision

John Gunderson: $6,000
-lost by 15-minute unanimous decision

Carson Beebe: $8,000 ($4K show + $4K win bonus)
-won by 15-minute unanimous decision

Joe Murphy: $4,000
-lost by 15-minute unanimous decision

Krasimir Mladenov: $10,000 ($5K show + $5K win bonus)
-won by 15-minute unanimous decision

Kendrick Miree: $4,000
-lost by 15-minute unanimous decision

Brenson Hansen: $,000 ($K show + $K win bonus)
-won by 15-minute unanimous decision

Josh Montalvo: $1,000
-lost by 15-minute unanimous decision

TOP 10 OVERALL EARNERS

 1. Josh Burkman ($32K)
 2. Jon Fitch ($30K)
 3. Steve Carl ($20K)
 4. Lyle Beerbohm ($15K)
 5. Jacob Volkmann ($14K)
 6. Justin Gaethje ($12K)
 6. Dan Lauzon ($12K)
 8. Krasimir Mladenov ($10K)
 9. Brian Cobb ($8K)
 9. Jerrod Sanders ($8K)
 9. Carson Beebe ($8K)

TOP 10 BASE SALARIES

 1. Jon Fitch ($30K)
 2. Josh Burkman ($16K)
 3. Lyle Beerbohm ($15K)
 4. Steve Carl ($10K)
 5. Brian Cobb ($8K)
 6. Tyson Steele ($7K)
 6. Jacob Volkmann ($7K)
 8. Justin Gaethje ($6K)
 8. Dan Lauzon ($6K)
 8. John Gunderson ($6K)

BOTTOM 5 OVERALL EARNERS

 1. Josh Montalvo ($1K)
 2. Kendrick Miree ($4K)
 2. Joe Murphy ($4K)
 2. Jeff Smith ($4K)
 5. Brenson Hansen ($5K)

COST BY FIGHT

$62,000 - Josh "The People's Warrior" Burkman vs. Jon Fitch

$29,000 - Jacob "Christmas" Volkmann vs. Lyle "Fancy Pants" Beerbohm

$27,000 - Steve Carl vs. Tyson "The Man of" Steele

$20,000 - Justin Gaethje vs. Brian "The Bandit" Cobb

$18,000 - Dan "The Upgrade" Lauzon vs. John "Guns" Gunderson

$14,000 - Krasimir "The Wrestler" Mladenov vs. Kendrick "Big Problem" Miree

$12,000 - Jerrod Sanders vs. Jeff Smith

$12,000 - Carson "Little Juggernaut" Beebe vs. Joe Murphy

$6,000 - Brenson Hansen vs. Josh Montalvo


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