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Feb 23, 2013; Anaheim, CA, USA; Lyoto Machida (blue shorts) and Dan Henderson (white shorts) each claim victory in their UFC heavyweight bout at the Honda Center. Mandatory Credit: Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports

UFC 157 Fighter Salaries: Lyoto Machida, Dan Henderson Top Payroll

The payroll for UFC 157: Rousey vs Carmouche has been disclosed by the California State Athletic Commission. The events payroll was $1,173,050. Co-main event participants Lyoto Machida and Dan Henderson were the weekend’s biggest earners, with both fighter’s salaries coming in at over $200,000.

Main event participant Ronda Rousey earned $90,000 for her first-round submission victory and defense of her women’s bantamweight championship.

Before looking over the entire list of fighter salaries, it is important to note that the figures do not include fight of the night bonuses — Fight of the Night, Submission of the Night, Knockout of the Night — nor do they include money from sponsors or cuts of the pay-per view share. Often times, those figures can far surpass the disclosed figure.

Here is the entire list of fighter salaries from this past weekend’s event:

Ronda Rousey: $90,000 (includes $45,000 win bonus)
def. Liz Carmouche: $12,000

Lyoto Machida: $200,000 (no win bonus)
def. Dan Henderson: $250,000

Urijah Faber: $100,000 (includes $50,000 win bonus)
def. Ivan Menjivar: $17,000

Court McGee: $40,000 (includes $20,000 win bonus)
def. Josh Neer: $16,000

Robbie Lawler: $105,000 (includes $10,000 win bonus)
def. Josh Koscheck: $78,000

Brendan Schaub: $36,000 (includes $18,000 win bonus)
def. Lavar Johnson: $29,000

Mike Chiesa: $30,000 (includes $15,000 win bonus)
def. Anton Kuivanen: $8,000

Dennis Bermudez: $20,000 (includes $10,000 win bonus)
def. Matt Grice: $8,000

Sam Stout: $52,000 (includes $26,000 win bonus)
def. Caros Fodor: $15,000

Kenny Robertson: $16,000 (includes $8,000 win bonus)
def. Brock Jardine: $8,000

Neil Magny: $16,000 (includes $8,000 win bonus)
def. Jon Manley: $8,000

Nah-Shon Burrell: $12,500 (includes $7,000 win bonus)
def. Yuri Villefort: $6,550*

* Burrell forfeited a percentage of his fight purse to Villefort because of failing to make weight.

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