Dustin Poierier net worth is estimated to be around $10 Million, Dustin made most of his net worth by fighting for UFC.
He was paid whopping $5,121,000 for his trilogy against Conor McGregor and $1,070,000 for his second fight against Conor McGregor.
About Dustin Poirier
Dustin Poirier is an American professional mixed martial artist, Who is currently signed with UFC and he is actively fighting in the Lightweight Division.
|Fighter Name||Dustin Poirier|
|Dustin Poirier Net Worth||$10 Million|
|MMA Record||28-6-0 (1 NC)|
|Date Of Birth||Jan 19, 1989|
Dustin Poirier Career Earnings
It is estimated that Dustin has earned $17 Million throughout his career. He was paid $10 Million to fight Conor McGregor at UFC 257.
UFC 264 Conor McGregor Vs. Dustin Poirier 3 – Dustin won this fight in a controversial fashion. Actually it was a doctor’s stoppage but he was still given KO.
Anyways, He bagged $5,121,000, Which included $1,500,000 as a fight salary and $3,600,000 as a PPV bonus.
UFC 257 Dustin Poirier Vs. Conor McGregor 2 – This is the most paid fight of Dustin where he made $1,070,000 including $1,000,000 as a fight salary and $50k performance bonus.
Dustin Poirier Vs. Dan Hooker – Poirier defeated Dan Hooker by unanimous decision, For this he was paid only $370,000, Including $150,000 as a fight salary and $50k performance bonus.
UFC 242 Khabib Nurmagomedov Vs. Dusting Poirier – this is the only loss on his record in last four years. He failed to get that UFC title and got defeated by the GOAT Khabib Nurmagomedov.
For this title shot, He was paid $1,077,500 including $250,000 as a fight salary and a whopping $787,500 as a PPV share bonus.
Dustin Poirier Vs. Max Holloway – this fight was for the vacant UFC Welterweight Belt. Dustin Managed to defeat Max Holloway in a five round war by unanimous decision.
For this fight Dustin was paid $330,000. This included $250,000 as a fight salary and 50k performance bonus.
Dustin Poirier Vs Eddie Alvarez – Diamond defeated Eddie by second round KO, Where he earned $250,000 in total.
Dustin Poirier Vs. Justin Gaethje – this is one of the toughest fight of him, Gaethje had his moments in the fight, but Dustin out striked him to get this victory. Despite this crazy matchup he was only paid $240,000.
Dustin Poirier Vs. Anthony Petis – Dustin defeated Petis by KO in round number three. He bagged $200,000 for this fight.
Dustin Poirier Vs. Eddie Alvarez 1 – Despite being in big fight, Dustin was onlly paid $80,000. Which mainly included $65k as a salary.
Dustin Poirier Vs. Jim Miller – Dustin defeated Jim Miller by majority decision. He made $185,000 for this fight, Which included $65k as the fight salary.
Dustin Poirier Vs. Michael Johnson – Dustin was defeated by Michael Johnson by KO in round number one. Dustin was paid total of $75,000 for this fight.
Dustin Poirier Early Career
Dustin Poirier was born on January 19, 1989 at Louisiana, His father was French and his mother was American. Dustin attended Northside High School for a short time and he was dropped out in the ninth grade because of repeatedly getting into trouble and street fights.
He started his MMA training at the age of 16 and quickly compiled 7-0 MMA amateur record in 2009.
On August 18, 2010, at WEC 50 Dustin suffered his first professional lost to Danny Castillo.
As a WEC merger with UFC, Poirier was also brought to UFC. He replaced Jose Aldo to fight number 1 ranked Josh Grispi. Poirier defeated Josh in his UFC debut by unanimous decision.
In 2011, Poirier was scheduled to fight Rani Yahya, But due to an injury Rani pulled out of this bout and was replaced by the Jason Young. Poirier defeated Jason by unanimous decision.
Dustin Poirier Journey to Champion
Dustin Poirier Personal Life
Dustin Poirier is married to Jolie le Blanc and they have a five year old daughter named Parjer Noelle Poirier.
They together live in the Louisiana, Poirier is still an active member of American Top Team and trains there for all of his fights.
Dustin Poirier Awards & Accomplishments
- Interim UFC Lightweight Championship
- Seven Times Winner of Fight of the Night
- Four Times Performance of The Night
- Most knockout victories in UFC Lightweight division history
- Fight of the Year (2018) – MMAWeekly
- Fight of the Year (2018) – MMAFighting
- Fight of the Year (2012) – Wrestling Observer
Dustin Poirier Next Fight
Dustin Poirier is scheduled to fight Lightweight Champion Charles Oliveira at UFC 269 on December 11.
Dustin Poirier Charity
Dustin Poirier and Jolie Poirier started their charity NGO “The Good Fight Foundation” with agenda to raise money for poor people and to help them benefit in every possible way.
It is estimated that Dustin Poirier’s net worth is around $10 Million, He also donated most of his money to his charity.
28-6-0 (1 NC) is the current MMA record of Dustin Poirier.
Dustin Poirier is married to Jolie Poirier on 4th of September in 2009.
Dustin Poirier is 33 years of old in 2021.
Dustin will be fighting Charles Oliveira on Dec 11 for Lightweight Championship.
Parker Noelle Poirier is the name of Dustin Poirier’s Daughter.