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|
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.