UFC 146 payouts and salaries: Junior dos Santos shares 200k top spot with Frank Mir and Cain Velasquez

May 26, 2012; Las Vegas, NV, USA; Junior Dos Santos reacts after defeating Frank Mir (not pictured) during the UFC 146 at the MGM Grand Garden event center. Mandatory Credit: Ron Chenoy-US PRESSWIRE

UFC 146 fighter payouts for those who competed at the "Dos Santos vs. Mir" pay-per-view (PPV) event this past Saturday night (May 26, 2012) from the MGM Grand Garden Casino in Las Vegas were released to MMAmania.com earlier today by the Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC).

Junior dos Santos, Frank Mir and Cain Velasquez finished in a three-way tie for top payout of the night, banking $200,000 for their respective performances. "Cigano" was not entitled to a win bonus, which Cain used to double his 100k income in the wake of his technical knockout win over Antonio Silva ($70,000).

Stefan Struve was next on the list with $58,000, which he earned for dispatching Lavar Johnson ($26,000) with a first round armbar. That was just a few thousand higher than longtime veteran Mike Brown, who banked a crisp $52,000 for outlasting Daniel Pineda ($10,000).

But that's not all.

Here is the complete list of UFC 146 salaries and payouts:

Junior dos Santos $200,000 (No win bonus)
Frank Mir $200,000
Dos Santos def. Mir via TKO (Strikes)

Cain Velasquez $200,000 ($100,000 to show, $100,000 to win)
Antonio Silva $70,000
Velasquez def. Silva via TKO (Strikes)

Roy Nelson $40,000 ($20,000 to show, $20,000 to win)
Dave Herman $21,000
Nelson def. Herman via KO

Stipe Miocic $20,000 ($10,000 to show, $10,000 to win)
Shane del Rosario $20,000
Miocic def. Rosario via TKO (Strikes)

Stefan Struve $58,000 ($29,000 to show, $29,000 to win)
Lavar Johnson $26,000
Struve def. Johnson via submission (armbar)

Darren Elkins $28,000 ($14,000 to show, $14,000 to win)
Diego Brandao $15,000
Elkins def. Brandao via unanimous decision

Jamie Varner $20,000 ($10,000 to show, $10,000 to win)
Edson Barboza $18,000
Varner def. Barboza via TKO (strikes)

C.B. Dollaway $40,000 ($20,000 to show, $20,000 to win)
Jason Miller $45,000
Dollaway def. Miller via unanimous decision

Dan Hardy $50,000 ($25,000 to show, $25,000 to win)
Duane Ludwig $18,000
Hardy def. Ludwig via KO

Paul Sass $20,000 ($10,000 to show, $10,000 to win)
Jacob Volkmann $20,000
Sass def. Volkmann via submission (triangle armbar)

Glover Teixeira $30,000 ($15,000 to show, $15,000 to win)
Kyle Kingsbury $12,000
Teixeira def Kingsbury via submission (arm triangle choke)

Mike Brown $52,000 ($26,000 to show, $26,000 to win)
Daniel Pineda $10,000
Brown def. Pineda via unanimous decision

The total disclosed payroll for UFC 146: "Dos Santos vs. Mir" was $1,233,000.

Keep in mind the salaries listed above do not include fight bonuses, sponsorships, percentages and other unofficial payments such as PPV bonuses, among others. It also does not include deductions for expenses such as insurance, taxes, etc.

For example, the UFC often hands out extra cash for "Fight of the Night," "Knockout of the Night" and "Submission of the Night." To check out these figures for UFC 146 click here.

For complete UFC 146 results and blow-by-blow coverage of the main card action click here.

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