Conor McGregor’s Net worth: $99 Million
Conor McGregor made his UFC comeback in the UFC 229 and is fight as set against Khabib Nurmagomedov. His last fight was back in UFC 205 in November of 2016 against Eddie Alvarez. As for his most professional fight it was back in 2017 with the martial arts champion Floyd Mayweather in a boxing ring at the Madison Square Garden. He lost that fight but still managed to take home a huge payday.
McGregor made his MMA debut back in 2007 when he was only 18 years old. His first amateur fight of his life was won by him via TKO (Technical Knockout) in only one round. He turned pro soon after that fight and made his professional debut back in March of 2008 starting in the lightweight division.
Ana amazing fact here, Conor McGregor before his first professional fight was living the life of an unemployed plumber whose days were spent on welfare. He was signed by UFC back in 2013 and his debit fight before the UFC was on April 6th, 2013 against Marcus Brimage. Amazingly he won that fight only in one minute of the fist round via KO.
Conor McGregor’s huge paydays:-
Following are some of Conor McGregor’s huge paydays.
- He received 5 million dollars after defeating Chad Mendes at UFC 189 and received 5 million dollars.
- In December 11th, 2015 he defeated Jose Aldo in only 13 seconds to win prize money of 12 million dollars.
- He earned in-between 11 to 15 million dollars on March 5th, 2016 after defeating Nate Diaz at the UFC 196.
- Hi total UFC earnings to date are about 65 million dollars.
Payday after Floyd Mayweather fight:-
In the Floyd Mayweather VS Conor McGregor fight back in 2017, the organizers were able to raise 4.3 million Pay per View buyers. Conor guaranteed income from the fight was about 30 million dollars. Combining in the PVP bonuses, merchandise sales, and several other earnings, this all grossed out to about 100 million dollars. After this much hyped fight Conor was endorsed by major brands like Burger King, Beats by Dre, Anheuser-Busch and many more. All of these endorsements deals helped him in making an additional 14 million dollars in 2017.
Adding all of his career earnings before Khabib Nurmagomdov’s fight, McGregor’s total career earnings are about 180 million dollars and his net worth before this fight was estimated to be about 85 million dollars.
The UFC boss Dana White told media that Conor vs. Khabib fight brought in about 3.5 million PVPO buys. Conor after this fight will have made an estimated 50 million dollars making is total career earnings at a huge sum of about 230 million dollars.
After paying off all kind of taxes, fees and expenses, Conor will have mostly likely took home about 25 million dollars.