WEC 48: Aldo vs. Faber Official Salaries, Injuries, and Suspensions

The California State Athletic Commission has revealed the salaries for WEC 48: Aldo vs. Faber. The total disclosed payroll for the event was a record $336,500.

WEC featherweight champion Jose Aldo was rewarded the events top pay day for his five-round beat-down on former champion Urijah Faber, earning $40,000 for his troubles.

WEC 48: Aldo vs. Faber took place at ARCO Arena in Sacramento, California on April 24th, 2010 and aired on Spike TV and PPV.

The Official WEC Salaries:

Jose Aldo: $40,000 (includes $20,000 win bonus)
def. Urijah Faber: $28,000

Ben Henderson: $26,000 (includes $13,000 win bonus)
def. Donald Cerrone: $14,000

Manvel Gamburyan: $36,000 (includes $18,000 win bonus)
def. Mike Brown: $21,000

Scott Jorgensen: $21,000 (includes $10,500 win bonus)
def. Antonio Banuelos: $7,000

Shane Roller: $28,000 (includes $14,000 win bonus)
def. Anthony Njokuani: $7,000

Leonard Garcia: $28,000 (includes $14,000 win bonus)
def. Chan Sung Jung: $5,000

Anthony Pettis: $8,000 (includes $4,000 win bonus)
def. Alex Karalexis: $10,000

Brad Pickett: $8,000 (includes $4,000 win bonus)
def. Demetrious Johnson: $3,000

Chad Mendes: $8,500 (includes $4,000 win bonus)
vs. Anthony Morrison: $4,000

Takeya Mizugaki: $16,000 (includes $8,000 win bonus)
def. Rani Yahya: $9,000

Tyler Toner: $5,000 (includes $2,000 win bonus)
def. Brandon Visher: $4,000

WEC 48: “Aldo vs. Faber” injuries and suspensions:

Urijah Faber: Suspended 180 days (thigh/knee injury) unless cleared by physician.
Mike Brown: Suspended 45 days for precautionary reasons.
Scott Jorgensen: Suspended 180 days (metacarpal fracture) unless cleared by physician.
Antonio Banuelos: Suspended 180 days (nasal fracture) unless cleared by physician.
Leonard Garcia: Suspended 180 days (hand fracture) unless cleared by physician.
Chan Sung Jung: Suspended 240 days (dista ulna shaft fracture/facial laceration) unless cleared by physician.
Anthony Pettis: Suspended 180 days (foot fracture) unless cleared by physician.
Brad Picket: Suspended 180 days (clavicle fracture) unless cleared by physician.
Demetrious Johnson: Suspended 180 days (thumb fracture) unless cleared by physician.
Rani Yahya: Suspended 60 days (eye laceration) unless cleared by physician.
Brandon Vishner: Suspended 45 days for precautionary reasons.

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