UFC 302: Makhachev vs. Poirier Bonuses & Payouts

Event: UFC 302: Makhachev vs. Poirier
Date: Sat., Jun. 1, 2024
Venue: Prudential Center
Location: Newark, New Jersey, United States
Total Fights: 13
Attendance: Not announced
Gate: Not available
Buy Rate: Not announced

UFC 302 is officially in the books. ‘Makhachev vs. Poirier’-led card took place at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey, United States, 1 month and 18 days ago. The thirteen-fight-event featured some excellent fights and a handful of nice finishes, punctuated by Islam Makhachev’s Submission (Brabo Choke) victory over Dustin Poirier. In the co-main event, Sean Strickland defeated Paulo Costa in round 5 by Decision (Unanimous).

You can view UFC 302 results and full fight card.

UFC 302 bonus awards

Traditionally, UFC has handed out bonuses for Fight of the Night, Submission of the Night, and Knockout of the Night. The bonuses ranged from $20,000 up to $120,000. In 2014, the promotion has announced the Performance of the Night bonuses will replace the existing Knockout and Submission of the Night awards. The bonuses will be $50,000 each. There are two types of awards:

  • Fight of the Night is awarded to both fighters in the most exciting fight of the night.
  • Performance of the Night is awarded to fighters who put on the most thrilling individual performance.

Let’s take a closer look at the official UFC 302 bonus winners below:

There were thirteen fights at UFC 302: Makhachev vs. Poirier, only four athletes received the bonuses. The Performance of the Night bonus went to , who will be leaving the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey, United States with an extra $50,000. was awarded the Fight of the Night.

Did you know: Reebok sponsorship pay can range from $3,500 per fight to $40,000, depending on athletes' tenure. This deal ends in March 2021.

UFC 302 fighter payouts

The salaries below are not official, but only an estimate. These payouts do not reflect the entire compensation for the event, as athletes may receive money from other undisclosed endorsements, Reebok sponsorship pay, and PPV points that some top-level fighters collect. Moreover, deductions for items such as insurance and licenses are not accounted for.

The list of fighter pay from UFC 302:


The total disclosed payroll for UFC 302 event is PENDING.

UFC 302 attendance and gate

There were Not announced fans inside the Prudential Center for UFC 302 on June 1. The reported gate for the event is: Not available. The buyrate and viewership data is: Not announced.

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