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UFC Fight Night 9 fighter salaries and paydays

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Joe Stevenson made more than $1,000 per second last night, raking in $32,000 to choke out Melvin Guillard at 27 seconds of the first round, according to

The entire fighter payroll for UFC Fight Night 9 tallied $174,000.

Here's the breakdown:

Joe Stevenson -- $32,000
Melvin Guillard -- $7,000
Stevenson defeated Guillard via submission (guillotine choke) in round one.

Kenny Florian -- $16,000
Dokonjonosuke Mishima -- $8,000
Florian defeated Mishima via submission (rear naked choke) in round three.

Justin McCully -- $6,000
Antoni Hardonk -- $6,000
McCully defeated Hardonk via unanimous decision.

Drew Fickett -- $20,000
Keita Nakamura -- $4,000
Fickett defeated Nakamura via unanimous decision.

Roan Carneiro -- $6,000
Rich Clementi -- $12,000
Carneiro defeated Clementi via unanimous decision.

Kurt Pellegrino -- $12,000
Nate Mohr -- $3,000
Pellegrino defeated Mohr via submission (ankle lock) in round one.

Kuniyoshi Hironaka -- $12,000
Forrest Petz -- $4,000
Hironaka defeated Petz via unanimous decision.

Wilson Gouveia -- $12,000
Seth Petruzelli -- $5,000
Gouveia defeated Petruzelli via submission (guillotine choke) in round two.

Thiago Tavares -- $6,000
Naoyuki Kotani -- $3,000
Tavares defeated Kotani via unanimous decision.

These figures do not include bonuses that the UFC often awards fighters for accomplishments inside the Octagon such as "Fight of the Night," "Submission of the Night," etc.