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American Mixed Martial Artist Donald Cerrone's Salary and Net Worth: His Career So Far

Updated On 05 Aug, 2018 Published On

Donald Cerrone is an American mixed martial artist. 1.84m tall Donald is a former professional kickboxer and is well recognized for being a fighter with the most number of wins in the UFC history. He holds a record of a total of 20 wins in UFC and the most number of finishes, ie. 14 along with Anderson Silva.

Donald is currently ranked #12 in the UFC official welterweight and has no intention of getting stuck there. So, what salary does the fighter receive, and what is his current net worth? Let's go deeper into his finance.

Donald Cerrone Net Worth

Donald Cerrone, a.k.a Cowboy, is currently estimated to have a net worth of $7 million, as of 2018 and the figures are likely to increase in near future, owing to his undisputed career.

Donald owns a Lamborgini and also a Harley Davidson which was gifted to him by the company.

Donald's Salary and Earnings

Donald by profession is an MMA fighter, and due to his fighting skills inside the arena, he is sponsored by several companies like Budweiser, Monster Energy, Harley Davidson. Well, his involvement with all these big brands has favored his net worth.

His Salary

His total MMA career earnings amount close to $2,433,682 and talking about salary, he earns about $200,000 for every fight. Previously, he received an approximate amount of $50,000.

CAPTION: Donald with his belts
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The fighter has no other sources of income other than his fights, or at least the world has no clue about it.

Details on His Earnings So Far

Donald has so far been a part of a total of 74 fights. He has appeared in a total of 29 kickboxing fights, where he didn't lose one single fight and just one draw.

CAPTION: Donald
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EVENT DATE OPPONENT RESULT EARNINGS
UFC Fight Night: Cowboy vs. Edwards June 23, 2018 Leon Edwards LOSS $180,000 ($160,000 to show, $20,000 fight week incentive pay)
UFC Fight Night: Cowboy vs. Medeiros February 18, 2018 Yancy Medeiros WIN $330,000 ($155,000 to show, $155,000 win bonus, $20,000 Reebok sponsorship)
UFC Fight Night: Cowboy vs. Till October 21, 2017 Darren Till LOSS $175,000 ($155,000 to show, $20,000 Reebok sponsorship)
UFC 214 July 29, 2017 Robbie Lawler LOSS $175,000 ($155,000 to show, $20,000 Reebok sponsorship)
UFC on Fox: Shevchenko vs. Peña January 28, 2017 Jorge Masvidal LOSS  $175,000 ($155,000 to show, $20,000 Reebok sponsorship)
UFC 206 December 10, 2016 Matt Brown WIN $196,000 ($88,000 to show, $88,000 win bonus, $20,000 Reebok sponsorship)
UFC 202 August 20, 2016 Rick Story WIN  $240,000 ($85,000 to show, $85,000 win bonus, $50,000 Performance of the Night bonus, $20,000 Reebok sponsorship)
UFC Fight Night: MacDonald vs. Thompson June 18, 2016 Patrick Côté WIN $234,000 ($82,000 to show, $82,000 win bonus, $50,000 Performance of the Night bonus, $20,000 Reebok sponsorship)
UFC Fight Night: Cowboy vs. Cowboy February 21, 2016 Alex Oliveira WIN $228,000 ($79,000 to show, $79,000 to win, $50,000 Performance of the Night bonus, $20,000 Reeboksponsorship)
UFC on Fox: dos Anjos vs. Cerrone 2 December 19, 2015 Rafael dos Anjos LOSS $109,000 ($79,000 to show, $30,000 Reebok sponsorship)
UFC 187 May 23, 2015 John Makdessi WIN $152,000 ($76,000 to show, $76,000 win bonus)
UFC Fight Night: McGregor vs. Siver January 18, 2015 Benson Henderson WIN $146,000 ($73,000 to show, $73,000 win bonus)
UFC 182 January 3, 2015 Myles Jury WIN  $140,000 ($70,000 to show, $70,000 win bonus)
UFC 178 September 27, 2014 Eddie Alvarez WIN $126,000 ($63,000 to show, $63,000 win bonus)
UFC Fight Night: Cerrone vs. Miller July 16, 2014 Jim Miller WIN  $170,000 ($60,000 to show, $60,000 win bonus, $50,000 Performance of the Night bonus)
UFC on Fox: Werdum vs. Browne April 19, 2014 Edson Barboza WIN $164,000 ($57,000 to show, $57,000 win bonus, $50,000 Performance of the Night bonus)
UFC on Fox: Henderson vs. Thomson January 25, 2014 Adriano Martins WIN  $156,000 ($53,000 to show, $53,000 win bonus, $50,000 Knockout of the Night bonus)
UFC 167 November 16, 2013 Evan Dunham WIN  $146,000 ($48,000 to show, $48,000 win bonus, $50,000 Submission of the Night bonus)
UFC Fight Night: Condit vs. Kampmann 2 August 28, 2013 Rafael dos Anjos WIN $48,000
UFC 160 May 25, 2013 KJ Noons WIN $82,000 ($41,000 to show, $41,000 win bonus)
UFC on Fox: Johnson vs. Dodson January 26, 2013 Anthony Pettis LOSS  $41,000
UFC 150 August 11, 2012 Melvin Guillard WIN $190,200 ($33,000 to show, $33,000 win bonus, $4,200 from Guillard for missing weight, $60,000 Fight of the Night bonus, $60,000 Knockout of the Night bonus)
UFC on Fuel TV: Korean Zombie vs. Poirier May 15, 2012 Jeremy Stephens WIN $60,000 ($30,000 to show, $30,000 win bonus)
UFC 141 December 30, 2011 Nate Diaz LOSS $105,000 (30,000 to show, $75,000 Fight of the Night bonus)
UFC 137 October 29, 2011 Dennis Siver WIN $129,000 ($27,000 to show, $27,000 win bonus, $75,000 Submission of the Night bonus)
UFC Live: Hardy vs. Lytle August 14, 2011 Charles Oliveira WIN $109,000 ($22,000 to show, $22,000 win bonus, $65,000 Knockout of the Night bonus)
UFC 131 June 11, 2011 Vagner Rocha WIN $40,000 ($20,000 to show, $20,000 win bonus)
UFC 126 February 5, 2011 Paul Kelly WIN  $111,000 ($18,000 to show, $18,000 win bonus, $75,000 Fight of the Night bonus)
WEC 53 December 16, 2010 Chris Horodecki WIN $32,000 ($16,000 to show, $16,000 win bonus)
WEC 51 September 30, 2010 Jamie Varner WIN $38,000 ($14,000 to show, $14,000 win bonus, $10,000 Fight of the Night bonus)
WEC 48 April 24, 2010 Benson Henderson LOSS $14,000
WEC 45 December 19, 2009 Ed Ratcliff WIN $34,000 ($12,000 to show, $12,000 win bonus, $10,000 Fight of the Night bonus)
WEC 43 October 10, 2009 Benson Henderson LOSS $22,000 ($12,000 to show, $10,000 Fight of the Night bonus)
WEC 41 June 7, 2009 James Krause WIN $18,000 ($9,000 to show, $9,000 win bonus)
WEC 38 January 25, 2009 Jamie Varner LOSS $16,500 ($9,000 to show, $7,500 Fight of the Night bonus)
WEC 36 November 5, 2008 Rob McCullough WIN $21,500 ($7,000 to show, $7,000 win bonus, $7,500 Fight of the Night bonus)
WEC 34 June 1, 2008 Danny Castillo WIN $10,000 ($5,000 to show, $5,000 win bonus)
WEC 30 September 5, 2007 Kenneth Alexander NO CONTEST $3,600 ($3,000 to show, $3,000 win bonus, fined $2,400 for failed drug test)
Greatest Common Multiple: Cage Force 3 June 9, 2007 Yasunori Kanehara WIN                N/A
Ring of Fire 29: Aftershock April 28, 2007 Anthony Njokuani WIN                N/A
Ring of Fire 28: Evolution February 16, 2007 Ryan Roberts WIN                N/A
Ring of Fire 26: Relentless September 9, 2006 Jesse Brock WIN                N/A
Ring of Fire 24: Integrity June 17, 2006 Craig Tennant WIN                N/A
American Championship Fighting: Genesis February 24, 2006 Cruz Chacon WIN                N/A
Ring of Fire 21: Full Blast February 11, 2006 Nate Mohr WIN                N/A

Talking about his mixed martial arts career, the fighter has made 45 appearances inside the octagon where he converted 33 of the matches into wins, losing only 11, and one was a no contest. The table above gives a brief description of his martial arts career.