Jon Jones

Jon Jones is an American professional mixed martial artist with a net worth of $10 million. He is currently competing in the light heavyweight division of Ultimate Fighting Championship. He is also a former two-time UFC light heavyweight champion. Read the article to know Jon Jones’ net worth, salary, earnings, wife, age, height, career overview and other related information.

About Jon Jones:

Jones’ fights are a treat to watch for his fans. He is unique in his style, with his swirling back elbows, unorthodox kicking, and fierce punches. Jones comes from a family of athletes. His older brother Arthur was a star football player and wrestling champion in his school days. His younger brother Chandler is also a player of the Arizona Cardinals.

The Rochester native started his MMA career in 2008. Though he had no formal submission or striking training, he started his MMA career with a bang. Straightaway he won his first fight against Brad Bernard in April 2008. He is a two-time winner of the UFC Light Heavyweight Championship. In 2016, Jones also held the title of the interim UFC Light Heavyweight Championship.

The 34-year-old is currently ranking 6th position in the UFC men’s pound-for-pound fights. He has made plenty of records in the UFC light heavyweight division. His records include the most title defenses, most number of wins, lengthiest win streak, and most submission victories.

Overall, Jones is an exceptional fighter. He has those fighting skills that are seldom found in other fighters. Though he has also faced some controversies and lost three of his titles due to disciplinary actions. Currently, he has a record of 26 wins and 1 loss from 28 professional MMA bouts. He is ranked 11th in the UFC men’s pound-for-pound rankings as of September 13, 2022.

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Jon Jones’ Net Worth and Salary:

Jones’ net worth is $10 million in 2022. He has reportedly earned a total of $7.23 million as prize money from his UFC career. Currently, he gets a guaranteed purse of $540,000 from each fight. He earns additional money via endorsement contracts. Below is an overview of his income from recent UFC bouts –

Event Guranteed Purse Win Bonus Extra Bonus Sponsor Pay
UFC 247 $500,000 $40,000
UFC 239 $500,000 $40,000
UFC 235 $500,000 $40,000
UFC 232 $500,000 $30,000
UFC 214 $500,000 $50,000 $30,000
UFC 197 $500,000 $30,000
UFC 182 $500,000 $50,000
UFC 172 $400,000
UFC 165 $400,000 $50,000
UFC 159 $400,000
UFC 152 $400,000 $65,000
UFC 145 $400,000
UFC 140 $400,000 $75,000
UFC 135 $200,000 $75,000
UFC 128 $70,000 $70,000
UFC 126 $70,000 $70,000 $75,000
UFC Live: Jones vs Matyushenko $23,000 $23,000
UFC Live: Vera vs Jones $20,000 $20,000 $50,000
UFC: Heavyweigh Finale $20,000
UFC 100 $9,000 $9,000
UFC 94 $7,000 $7,000
UFC 87 $6,000 $6,000

Jones’ Endorsements:

At present, Jones has sponsorship with GAT Supplements, Monster Energy, and BoohooMAN Active. He was a Nike, Gatorade, MuscleTech and Reebok sponsored athlete. After causing a few unexpected incidents, he lost most of the major contracts in 2015.

Quick Facts:

Full Name Jonathan Dwight Jones
Name Jon Jones
Nickname Bones
Profession Mixed Martial Arts
Division Light Heavyweight
Style Wrestling
Stance Open Stance
Date of Birth July 19, 1987
Place of Birth Rochester, New York, USA
Residence Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA
Age 35
Nationality American
MMA Debut 2008
Height 6 ft 4 in (193 cm)
Weight 205 lb (93 kg)
Net Worth $10 million
Marital Status Divorced
Father’s Name Arthur Jones Jr.
Mother’s Name Camille Jones
Salary $540,000
Twitter Handle @JonnyBones
Instagram Handle @jonnybones
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Jones’ Wife:

Jones is currently single. He was previously married to Jessie Moses for 9 years. Moses left Jones after a recent arrest video for domestic abuse surfaced on the internet this year.

Jon Jones and Jessie Moses

His Age:

Jones was born on July 19, 1987, in Rochester, New York, USA. At present, he is 35 years old.

His Height and Weight:

The American mixed martial artist has a height of 6 ft 4 in (193 cm) and he weighs 205 lb (93 kg). He is currently competing in the light-heavyweight division of UFC.

His Nickname:

Before becoming a popular name in MMA, Jones was a splendid performer in high school wrestling. He also played football in his school as a defensive lineman. His school coach was the one who nicknamed him “Bones”, due to his slight frame.

Jon Jones’ stats:

MMA Career overview

Category Wins Loss
Knockout 10
Submission 6
Decision 10
Disqualification 1
No Contest 1

Grappling Career Overview

Category Win Loss
Submission 5

UFC Career Stats: 2022 YTD

Category Stats
Strikes Landed per Minute 4.30
Significant Striking Accuracy 57%
Strikes Absorbed per Minute 2.22
Significant Strike Defense 64%
Average Takedowns Landed (/15m) 1.85
Takedown Accuracy 44%
Takedown Defense 95%
Average Submissions Attempted (/15m) 0.4

Jon Jones Top 5 Finishes

FAQ about Jon Jones:

What is Jon Jones’ net worth in 2022?

Jones’ net worth is $10 million in 2022.

How old is Jones?

The MMA star is 35 years old.

How tall is Jones?

He is 6 ft 4 in (193 cm) tall.

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