Alex Pereira Net Worth

Alex Pereira is a Brazilian professional MMA fighter and kickboxer. The 35-year-old is currently competing in the UFC middleweight division. The former kickboxing middleweight and light heavyweight champion Alex Pereira’s net worth is $2 million as of 2023.

Surprise Sports looks closely at his net worth, salary, earnings, age, height, weight, wife, and detailed information.

About Alex Pereira

Alexsandro Pereira was born on 7 July 1987, in São Bernardo do Campo, São Paulo, Brazil. He dropped out of middle school and began working at a tire shop at the age of 12. He soon became an alcoholic. Pereira began training in kickboxing in 2009.

Alexsandro Pereira is one of the most in-form middleweight Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) stars. He is currently world no. 4 in the UFC middleweight category.  The 35-year-old holds an MMA record of 6-1, 5 KOs as of 11 Nov. 2022.

Alex Pereira will compete for the UFC middleweight title against the champion Israel Adesanya inside Madison Square Garden on 12 Nov. 2022.

The Brazilian is also a kickboxing legend. He is the former kickboxing Glory middleweight champion and light heavyweight champion. Pereira was ranked no. 1 in the kickboxing middleweight and light-heavyweight rankings as of February 2021. Pereira boasts a kickboxing record of 33-7, 21 KOs.

In kickboxing, Alex Pereira beat the current UFC middleweight champion (as of 11 Nov. 2022), Israel Adesanya, twice – by a decision and a KO.

Alex Pereira’s Net Worth, Salary, and Earnings

UFC middleweight star Alex Pereira’s net worth is $2 million as of 2023. However, the 35-year-old “Poatan’s” earnings and net worth would skyrocket as he is now a rising MMA star, competing for the UFC middleweight title.


In the middleweight title fight against Israel Adesanya on 12 Nov. 2022, Alex Pereira earned a guaranteed purse of $500,000. Moreover, he got $32,000 in sponsorship bonuses for the fight.

On 2 July 2022, in UFC 276, Pereira knocked out Sean Strickland in the First Round. It was voted as the KO of the Month. Alex Pereira earned a whopping $188,000 for the fight.

Alex Pereira fought fellow Brazillian Bruno Silva. He won this fight by a unanimous decision. He made a total of $77,000 from this fight, including his base salary of $36,000, fight to win a bonus of $36,000 and fight week incentive of $5,000.

For his first fight against Andreas Michailidis at UFC 268, Pereira earned an impressive $134,000 (including a Performance of the Night Bonus).


Alex Pereira makes a large amount of money from his endorsements and bonuses. He has a number of sponsors, including OWNIC and athleticBD.

Quick Facts

Full Name Alexsandro Pereira 
Nickname Poatan
Born 7 July 1987
Age 35
Birthplace São Bernardo do Campo, São Paulo, Brazil
Nationality   Brazilian
Kickboxing Record 33-7, 21 KOs
MMA Record 6-1, 5 KOs
Height 193 cm (6′ 4″)
Weight 185 lbs, Middleweight in MMA
Reach 79 in
Stance Orthodox
Net Worth $2 Million
Relationship Status  Unknown 
Instagram alexpoatanporeira
Twitter @AlexPereiraUFC


Pereira keeps his love life away from the spotlight. His relationship status is unknown.


Alex Pereira’s nickname is Poatan. 


Born on 7 July 1987, Alex Poatan Pereira is 35 years old.

Height and Weight

The Brazilian MMA star Alex Pereira weighs 185 lbs (84 kg). He competes in the UFC middleweight category. He is a 193 cm (6 ft 4 in) towering figure.

Alex Pereira’s Records

MMA Record

Matches Wins KOs Losses
7 6 5 1

Kickboxing Record

Matches Wins KOs Losses
40 33 21 7

Awards and Accomplishments

  • 2021 Glory Light Heavyweight Champion
  • 2019 Glory Interim Light Heavyweight Champion
  • 2017 Glory Middleweight Champion (five defenses)
  • 2015 WGP Kickboxing Middleweight Champion
  • 2013 WAKO Pro Panamerican K-1 -85 kg/187 lb Champion
  • Performance of the Night (Two times) vs. Andreas Michailidis and Sean Strickland

FAQs About Alex Pereira

What is Pereira’s Net Worth?

Alex Pereira’s net worth is $2 million as of 2023.

What is Alex Pereira’s MMA Record?

His MMA record is 6-1, with 5 wins by KOs.

Who is Alex Pereira’s Girlfriend?

Pereira’s relationship status is unknown.

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