Kamaru Usman Net Worth 2023 (Updated) PPV Earnings & Purse Payouts


Kamaru Usman is the Current UFC Welterweight Champion. He made his UFC debut at UFC on Fox: dos Anjos vs. Cerrone 2 against Leon Edwards on 19th December 2015. According to Sports Daily, Usman made $26,500 from his debut fight against Edwards. As per discrete reports, Kamaru Usman Net Worth in 2020 is $1.57 Million.

Kamaru Usman Net Worth $1.57 Million

Also Known as “The Nigerian Nightmare” Kamaru Usman is a Nigerian Born American Mixed Martial Artist. Before coming to the UFC, Usman competed in The Ultimate Fighter where he won The Ultimate Fighter 21 event. He earned $72,500 in 2015 at The Ultimate Fighter 21 Finale after defeating Hayder Hassan by a arm-triangle choke submission.

Kamaru Usman earning reached $44,500 at UFC on Fox: Holm vs. Shevchenko when he knocked out Alexander Yakovlev. He earned his best payout $590,000 at UFC 245 against Colby Covington. According to reports, Kamaru Usman’s Net Worth in 2020 is believed to be $1.57 Million.

Kamaru Usman guaranteed Purse $500,000

After facing Tyron Woodley at UFC 235, The Nigerian fight salary increased to $380,000. Usman’s Guaranteed purse for his fight against Colby Covington at UFC 245 was $500,000. His next fight is against Jorge Masvidal on 11th July 2020 at Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. He is expected to get a guaranteed purse of more than $500,000 in this fight.

Kamaru Usman PPV Earnings & Purse Payouts

Opponent Fight Salary Win Bonus Sponsors+ Incentive+
Total Payout Fight Card Year
Hayder Hassan $10,000 $10,000 $50,000 Performance of the Night+ $2,500 Reebok $72,500 TUF 21 Finale 2015
Leon Edwards $12,000 $12,000 $2,500 Reebok $26,500 UFC on Fox dos Anjos vs Cerrone 2 2015
Alexander Yakovlev $21,000 $21,000 $2,500 Reebok $44,500 UFC on Fox Holm vs Shevchenko 2016
Warlley Alves $21,000 $21,000 $2,500 Reebok $44,500 UFC Fight Night Bader vs Nogueira 2 2016
Sean Strickland $23,000 $23,000 $2,500 Reebok $48,500 UFC 210 2017
Sérgio Moraes $23,000 $23,000 $5,000 Reebok $51,000 UFC Fight Night Rockhold vs Branch 2017
Emil Weber Meek $25,000 $25,000 $5,000 week incentive $55,000 UFC Fight Night Stephens vs Choi 2018
Demian Maia $25,000 $25,000 $5,000 week incentive $55,000 UFC Fight Night Maia vs Usman 2018
Rafael dos Anjos $75,000 $75,000  $50,000 Performance of the Night + $5,000 week incentive $205,000 TUF 28 Finale 2018
Tyron Woodley $350,000 N/A $30,000 week incentive $380,000 UFC 235 2019
Colby Covington $500,000 N/A $50,000 Fight of the Night +  $40,000 week incentive $590,000 UFC 245 2019
Jorge Masvidal N/A N/A N/A N/A UFC 251 2020
Total Earnings $1,572,500

What is Kamaru Usman Salary?

Kamaru Usman Salary per fight has increased after he won his previous fight against Colby Covington at UFC 245. Usman now earns $550,000 for showing up in the fight. His performance bonus is $50,000. In addition, he can also get a week incentive worth of $40,000. Therefore, Kamaru Usman Total Payout counts more than $600,000 for his next fight.

Source: The Sports Daily, MMA Payouts

We will update this info after Kamaru Usman get his next payout in his upcoming fight.