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Let’s take a look at the Top 10 Richest MMA Fighters of All Time.
At Number 10 is Ronda Rousey
At number 10 on this list of top 10 richest MMA Fighters of All Time, we have Ronda Rousey with a net worth of 14M dollars.
Ronda Rousey is an American mixed martial artist, judo expert, and actress. She’s also the only female MMA fighter on this list. Her well rounded resume has allowed her to do well at whatever she has choses in her professional career. She started out as a Judo athlete and learned from her mom. It wasn’t long after that she fought her way into the UFC. She is a former UFC Champion in the Women’s Bantamweight division. Ronda won an impressive 12 consecutive MMA fights. Ronda is now a personality for the WWE which is a very lucrative career. Her WWE contract is estimated to be at 1.5 million per year plus a portion of merchandise and endorsements sales.
At Number 9 is Tito Ortiz
At number 9 on the list of top 10 richest MMA fighters of all time, we have Tito Ortiz with a net worth of 15M dollars.
Tito was one of the main UFC stars and has an enormous fan base. His popularity shows as roaring crowds adore his ‘never say die’ behavior. Popularly regarded as The Huntington Beach Bad Boy and The People’s Champ. Tito was well known for his rivalry with Chuck Liddell and UFC president, Dana White. Tito also owns an MMA Equipment company called Punishment Athletics in addition to gym called Punishment Training Center.
At Number 8 is Randy Couture
At number 8 on this list of top 10 richest MMA fighters of all time, we have Randy Couture with a net worth of 17M. Randy is regarded as one of the foremost pioneers of the full-contact MMA. We saw his rise to popularity more than 20 years ago when he first stepped into the octagon.
Before he retired, he made a minimum of $1 Million per match. One of his largest investments includes designing several fitness gyms including his popular brand Xtreme Couture. Randy has also done some acting with his most well-known role in The Expendables alongside Sylvester Stallone. He continues to build his brand with MMA commentary gigs and appearances in shows like Dancing with The Stars.
At Number 7 is Fedor Emelianenko
At number 7 on the list of top 10 richest MMA fighters of all time, we have Fedor Emelianenko with a net worth of 18M.
Fedor Emelianenko is a Russian heavyweight mixed martial artist currently competing in Bellator. He has previously been named fighter of the decade and many refer to him as the best heavy weight fighter of all time. Fedor has 45 fights in his career and is estimated to be making around $300,000 per fight at Bellator. Fedor has also had appearances in commercials, tv shows, and several brand endorsements.
At Number 6 is Wanderlei Silva
At number 6 on this list of top 10 richest fighters of all time is Wanderlei Silva. Silva is a Brazilian mixed martial artist who has competed in Japan’s Pride Fighting Championships and the Ultimate Fighting Championship.
Silva holds the record for the most wins, knockouts, title defenses, and longest winning streak in PRIDE history. He fought in the Middleweight division. He founded Wand Fight Team in 2019 and has a gym located in Las Vegas, Nevada.
At Number 5 is Anderson Silva
At number 5 on this list of top 10 richest fighters of all time is Anderson Silva with a net worth of 18M. Anderson is a Brazilian mixed martial artist and former UFC Middleweight Champion. Silva holds the longest title streak in UFC history with 16 consecutive wins and 10 title defenses.
Anderson has been featured in a few movies with his first one in 2009 called “Never Surrender.” Some of his endorsements include Burger King, Rebook, and Nike. In addition, Anderson owns a sports marketing company called Market By Nine.
At Number 4 is BJ Penn
At number 4 on the list of top 10 richest MMA fighters of all time, we have BJ Penn with a net worth of 22M.
Honorable Mention: Brock Lesnar
Net Worth: $28M
At number 7 on the list of top 10 richest MMA fighters of all time, we have Brock Lesnar.
This heavyweight fighter has achieved fame in the realm of professional wrestling at the WWE. Brock is a fan favorite and current WWE champion. Because of his fame Brock is one of the most well-paid fighters of all time. His purse alone was $2.5 million at UFC 200. Brock has had two consecutive losses and a no contest against Mark Hunt. It’s unlikely we’ll see him in the ring again but it was definitely a great cash grab for the always entertaining Brock Lesnar. Number
Number 3. George Saint-Pierre
Net Worth: $30M
Georges Saint-Pierre is a Canadian mixed martial artist and a three-time former Welterweight Champion of the UFC. Many consider him to be one of the greatest MMA fighters of all time.
Georges Saint. Pierre made the list of richest MMA fighters in the world with a net worth of $30 million.
Number 2. Rorion Gracie
Net Worth: $50M
Rorion Gracie is a Brazilian-American Gracie Jiu-Jitsu Grand Master, writer, publisher, producer, lecturer, and the co-founder of the UFC.
He is one of the few people in the world to hold a 9th-degree red belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and is known for introducing Gracie/Brazilian Jiu-jitsu to the world.
Rorian Gracie is one of the richest MMA fighters in the world, with a net worth of $50 million.
Number 1. Conor McGregor
Net Worth: $150M
Conor McGregor is an Irish professional MMA fighter in the UFC. He’s also one of the most notorious fighters in the MMA and has become an incredible sensation over the past couple of years.
Funnily enough, the majority of McGregor’s net worth hasn’t come from his MMA fights. It’s actually come from recently making his boxing debut against the one and only Floyd Mayweather.
Conor McGregor is the richest MMA fighter in the world, with an estimated net worth of $150 million.
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