UFC Fight Night 26 payouts and salaries: Alistair Overeem banks $285k for knockout loss to Travis Browne

Winslow Townson-USA TODAY Sports

How much does it cost to get splattered in Boston? A lot!

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Heavyweight Alistair Overeem probably isn't that broken up over his loss to Travis Browne, which came in the co-main event of UFC Fight Night 26 on FOX Sports 1 back on Aug. 17, 2013 at TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts.

After all, he has 285,714 reasons to feel better about himself.

"Demolition Man" bombed the payroll department with his budget-busting payday, which is more than $100,000 higher than the next closest competitor, Mauricio Rua, who joined Urijah Faber and Chael Sonnen as the only other fighters to reach triple digits at the teller's window.

The man who laid waste to "The Reem," Travis Browne, made a measly $48,000 for his efforts.

Here is the complete list of UFC Fight Night 26 payouts and salaries, courtesy of the Massachusetts State Athletic Commission (via MMA Weekly):

Chael Sonnen: $100,000 (no win bonus)
Mauricio Rua: $175,000
Sonnen def. Rua via submission

Travis Browne: $48,000 ($24,000 to show, $24,000 to win)
Alistair Overeem: $285,714.29
Browne def. Overeem via knockout

Urijah Faber: $120,000 ($60,000 to show, $60,000 to win)
Yuri Alcantara: $16,000
Faber def. Alcantara via unanimous decision

Matt Brown: $66,000 ($33,000 to show, $33,000 to win)
Mike Pyle: $45,000
Brown def. Pyle via knockout

John Howard: $28,000 ($14,000 to show, $14,000 to win)
Uriah Hall: $10,000
Howard def. Hall via split decision

Michael Johnson: $36,000 ($18,000 to show, $18,000 to win)
Joe Lauzon: $27,000
Johnson def. Lauzon via unanimous decision

Michael McDonald: $30,000 ($15,000 to show, $15,000 to win)
Brad Pickett: $23,000
McDonald def. Pickett via submission

Conor McGregor: $24,000 ($12,000 to show, $12,000 to win)
Max Holloway: $14,000
McGregor def. Holloway via unanimous decision

Steven Siler: $20,000 ($10,000 to show, $10,000 to win)
Mike Brown: $30,000
Siler def. Brown via knockout

Diego Brandao: $40,000 ($20,000 to show, $20,000 to win)
Daniel Pineda: $15,000
Brandao def. Pineda via unanimous decision

Manny Gamburyan: $40,000 ($20,000 to show, $20,000 to win)
Cole Miller: $26,000
Gamburyan def. Miller via unanimous decision

Ovince St. Preux: $46,000 ($23,000 to show, $23,000 to win)
Cody Donovan: $8,000
St. Preux def. Donovan via knockout

James Vick: $16,000 ($8,000 to show, $8,000 to win)
Ramsey Nijem: $14,000
Vick def. Nijem via submission

The total disclosed payroll for UFC Fight Night 26 was $1,302,714.29.

Keep in mind the salaries listed above do not include fight bonuses, sponsorships, percentages and other unofficial payments such as fight 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 "Shogun vs. Sonnen" click here.

For complete UFC Fight Night 26 results and blow-by-blow coverage of the main card action click here.

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