Khabib Nurmagomedov Net Worth 2021, Salary, Earnings & Career Record

Khabib Nurmagomedov is a retired mixed martial artist. He was one of the most successful UFC fighters. Nurmagomedov made the highlight when he defeated Conor McGregor and the fight drew 2.4 pay per view purchases, the highest in the history of sports. He made his UFC debut in 2012 and within six years, his popularity spiked high. The MMA star retired from the promotion with an impressive 29-0 record. MMA Khabib Nurmagomedov’s net worth is estimated at around USD 40 million.

Nicknamed ‘The Eagle’, he had won all his 29 fights and was the longest-reigning UFC Lightweight Champion. Khabib earned a handsome sum of money from the Ultimate Fight Championship (UFC). 

Khabib Nurmagomedov Net Worth

According to the sources, Khabib Nurmagomedov has a net worth of around $40 million. His victory over Conor McGregor earned him $1,540,000 and turned him into a star.

In his title defence against Dustin Poirier, he got $6,090,000. He fought 13 bouts his UFC and earned a sum of $$ 14,770,000 from 13 fights. 

Khabib Nurmagomedov Earnings

Forbes announced Khabib as the most successful athlete of Russia in 2020. He is the brand ambassador of a payment company called SalamPay. Furthermore, Khabib is sponsored by several companies like Gorilla Energy, Reebok, and Toyota.

The Russian also earns money by promotional events. According to his manager, he charges $300 per day for promotional events. 

Khabib Nurmagomedov Salary and Earnings

FightersGuaranteed PayoutsWinning BonusPromotional BonusEventYear
Kamal Shalorus$10,000$10,000$3,500UFC on FX 12012
Gleison Tibau$12,000$12,000$3,500UFC 1482012
Abel Trujillo$14,000$14,000$4,000UFC 1602013
Pat Healy$22,000$22,000$4,000UFC 1652013
Rafael dos Anjos$30,000$30,000$5,000UFC on Fox 112014
Darrell Horcher$65,000$65,000$5,000UFC on Fox 192016
Michael Johnson$80,000$80,000$10,000UFC 2052016
Edson Barboza$85,000$85,000$10,000UFC 2192017
Al Iaquinta$500,000N/A$20,000UFC 2232018
Conor McGregor$2 millionN/A$30,000UFC 2292019
Dustin Poirier$3 millionN/A$40,000UFC 2422019
Justin Gaethje$3 millionN/A$40,000UFC 2542020
Khabib Nurmagomedov Salary

About Khabib Nurmagomedov

NicknameThe Eagle
CountryRussia
Age32
Birth Date9-20-88
GymAmerican Kickboxing Academy
Height5’10”
Weight/ Division155/ lightweight
Reach70″
Record 29-0-0, 0NC
Net Worth$40 million 
EndorsementsGorilla Energy, Reebok, Toyota, SalamPay
Marital StatusMarried (2013)
Spouse NamePatimat Nurmagomedov
KidsFatima Nurmagomedov & Magomed Nurmagomedov

Khabib Nurmagomedov’s Career Records

Khabib made his MMA professional debut in 2008. His first title was the Atrium Cup. He had a 16-0 record in Russia and Ukraine. This caught the attention of the UFC. Finally, in 2011, Nurmagomedov signed a six years deal with the UFC and started competing in the lightweight division. 

The Russian his UFC debut against Kamal Shalorus and started with a win. The long wait for the UFC title finally ended at UFC 223 in 2018. He defeated Al Iaquinta to win the UFC lightweight title. Then, he successfully defended his title throughout his career. 

Nurmagomedov has won the performance of the night bonus 3 times in his career. Khabib has won various awards outside the UFC world. He is a two-time world champion in combat sambo. Moreover, he has won two titles in Russian Combat Sambo.

Khabib’s Retirement

The 32 years old decided to retire after his last fight against Justin Gaethje at UFC 254. He won the fight by submission i.e.triangle choke and defeated his title for the third time. 

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