Jul 27, 2013; Seattle, WA, USA; Ring official Dan Miragliotta pushes away Robbie Lawler (red tape) after he knocked out Bobby Voelker (blue tape) in the second round of their welterweight bout at Key Arena. Lawler won by a TKO in the second round. Mandatory Credit: Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports

UFC on FOX 8 fighter salaries


The Washington State Department of Licensing released the fighter salaries from Saturday night’s UFC on FOX 8: Johnson vs. Moraga event. The fight took place on Saturday, July 27, at the KeyArena in Seattle and was headlined by a flyweight title bout between champion Demetrious Johnson and John Moraga.

While Johnson headlined the card with his title defense, four fighters made more than the 125-pound champion.

Here is the complete list of fighter salaries from this Saturday’s event:

Demetrious Johnson: $58,000 (includes $29,000 win bonus)
def. John Moraga: $17,000

Rory MacDonald: $48,000 (includes $24,000 win bonus)
def. Jake Ellenberger: $52,000

Robbie Lawler: $156,000 (includes $78,000 win bonus)
def. Bobby Voelker: $12,000

Liz Carmouche: $24,000 (includes $12,000 win bonus)
def. Jessica Andrade: $8,000

Jorge Masvidal: $66,000 (includes $33,000 win bonus)
def. Michael Chiesa: $15,000

Danny Castillo: $58,000 (includes $29,000 win bonus)
def. Tim Means: $12,000

Melvin Guillard: $84,000 (includes $42,000 win bonus)
def. Mac Danzig: $30,000

Daron Cruickshank: $20,000 (includes $10,000 win bonus)
def. Yves Edwards: $21,000

Ed Herman: $74,000 (includes $37,000 win bonus)
def. Trevor Smith: $8,000

Germaine de Randamie: $18,000 (includes $9,000 win bonus)
def. Julie Kedzie: $9,000

Justin Salas: $16,000 (includes $8,000 win bonus)
def. Aaron Riley: $14,000

Yaotzin Meza: $20,000 (includes $10,000 win bonus)
def. John Albert: $10,000

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