Jan 15, 2014; Duluth, GA, USA; Luke Rockhold before his fight against Costas Philippou (not pictured) during UFC Fight Night at Gwinnett Center. Rockhold wins. Mandatory Credit: Joshua S. Kelly-USA TODAY Sports

UFC Fight Night 35 fighter salaries: Rockhold, Miller top payroll


Following the conclusion of last night’s UFC Fight Night 35 at the Gwinnett Center in Duluth, Georgia, the Georgia Athletic and Entertainment Commission has released the full list of fighter salaries from the event.

Main event participant Luke Rockhold earned$80,000 on the night, which made him the top paid fighter from the event, while Cole Miller brought in $56,000 to earn the No. 2 spot.

Here is the full list of fighter salaries for Wednesday night’s event, via MMAjunkie.com:

NOTE: Disclosed fighter pays do not include any money that the fighters receive from fight night bonuses, undisclosed locker room bonuses and sponsors.

Luke Rockhold: $80,000 (includes $40,000 win bonus)
def. Constantinos Philippou: $23,000

Brad Tavares: $32,000 (includes $16,000 win bonus)
def. Lorenz Larkin: $26,000

T.J. Dillashaw: $28,000 (includes $14,000 win bonus)
def. Mike Easton: $14,000

Yoel Romero: $28,000 (includes $14,000 win bonus)
def. Derek Brunson: $19,000

John Moraga: $34,000 (includes $17,000 win bonus)
def. Dustin Ortiz: $10,000

Cole Miller: $56,000 (includes $28,000 win bonus)
def. Sam Sicilia: $10,000

Ramsey Nijem: $28,000 (includes $14,000 win bonus)
def. Justin Edwards: $10,000

Elias Silverio: $20,000 (includes $10,000 win bonus)
def. Isaac Vallie-Flagg: $12,000

Trevor Smith: $16,000 (includes $8,000 win bonus)
def. Brian Houston: $8,000

Louis Smolka: $16,000 (includes $8,000 win bonus)
def. Alptekin Ozkilic: $10,000

Vinc Pichel: $16,000 (includes $8,000 win bonus)
def. Garett Whiteley: $8,000

Beneil Dariush: $16,000 (includes $8,000 win bonus)
def. Charlie Brenneman: $10,000

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