Josh Parisian is an American mixed martial artist. He competes in the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Heavyweight division.

The 33-year-old’s net worth is $500,000. You can follow Josh Parisian’s net worth, salary, earnings, career, MMA record, wife, and more here.

About Josh Parisian

Josh Parisian was born on June 28, 1989, in Martinsburg, West Virginia, United States. His full name is Joshua Wayne Parisian.

Parisian grew up with his mother. They stayed a lot in shelters as his abusive stepfather got jail time. Josh Parisian went to Escanaba Senior High School. He attended Bay College but dropped out to pursue a career in mixed martial art.

MMA Career

Josh Parisian is currently an MMA heavyweight who competes in UFC. As of writing, he has a 15-5 MMA record, with 11 KOs.

The UFC heavyweight made his professional MMA debut in November 2014 at Total Warrior Combat 26. He beat Destin Allen via TKO in his debut fight. Before joining UFC, he played for KOTC, LOC, and a few other promotions.

Parisian made his UFC debut in November 2020 at UFC Vegas 15. He lost his debut bout against Parker Porter. As of writing, the heavyweight fighter is on a 2-2 UFC record.

In June 2022, at UFC Vegas 57, he beat Alan Baudot via TKO in Round 2. His performance was awarded the Performance of the Night.

Josh Parisian is scheduled to face Jamal Pogues on February 18, 2023, at UFC Fight Night 219, in a heavyweight bout.

Josh Parisian’s Net Worth, Salary, and Earnings

In 2023, the American mixed martial artist Josh Parisian’s estimated net worth is $500,000. His prime sources of earnings are his fight purse and pay-per-view bonus. Moreover, the UFC heavyweight earns from sponsorship bonuses.

As of writing, he receives around $30,000 in show money for a fight. For his fight against Mayes at UFC Fight Night 199, he pocketed $36,000 in show money and incentives.

For his fight against Alan Baudot at UFC Vegas 57 in June 2022, he received a $50,000 Performance of the Night bonus.


A UFC fighter’s earnings depend on several factors, including the fighter’s contract, the event, the opponent, and the performance.

The base pay for UFC fighters starts at $10,000 and can go up to $500,000 or more for the top fighters.

Personal Details

Name Joshua Wayne Parisian
Date of Birth June 28, 1989
Birth Place Martinsburg, West Virginia, United States
Nationality American
Age 33
Height 193 cm (6 ft 4 in)
Weight 265 lb (120 kg)
Division Heavyweight
Reach 79 in
Promotion UFC
MMA Record 15-5, 11 KOs
Net Worth $500,000
Relationship Status Married
Spouse Jen Gross
Wife’s Insta @jenlg13
Instagram @parisianmma


UFC heavyweight Josh Parisian is a married man. His lovely wife is Jen Gross. The couple is blessed with a daughter named Eva, born in 2020.

Source: Instagram


Born on June 28, 1989, he is 33 years old.

Height and Weight

He is 193 cm (6 ft 4 in) tall and 265 lb. He competes in the UFC Heavyweight division.

MMA Record

Total Fights 20
Wins 15
Lost 5
Win by KO 11


What is Josh Parisian’s Net Worth in 2023?

In 2023, his estimated net worth is $500,000.

How tall is he?

UFC heavyweight Parisian is 6 ft 4 inches tall.

Related: Jamal Pogues Net Worth

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