Originally written on MMA Manifesto  |  Last updated 1/11/13
Another memorable year in mixed martial arts is in the books, so it's time for The MMA Manifesto to look back and reflect.  Next up: UFC Fighter Salaries. Was 2012 a good year financially to be a fighter?  Well, that depends on what your name is.  If it is Jon Jones, then yes, it was a very good year.  On the other hand, if you happen to be C.J. Keith, you might want to consider keeping your day job. The average UFC fighter made over $81,000 in 2012, down from an average of $91,000 in 2011.    A few more stats that you might find interesting: Read more ...
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