Conor McGregor is not only the most popular Irish fighter of all time but also someone who has evolved to be synonymous with UFC and mixed martial arts. Known as ‘The Notorious’, McGregor has been a former UFC Lightweight and Featherweight Champion, making him the first fighter in the promotion’s history to hold the titles of two different UFC weight classes simultaneously.
Conor McGregor is one of those very few MMA fighters, who gets paid for appearing for the event and not for his performance, further showcasing the brand value he possesses. He is the highest-paid UFC fighter of the modern era, with a reported net worth of $200 million.
What is Conor McGregor's Net Worth 2022?
According to Celebrity Net Worth, Conor McGregor's net worth in 2022 stands at $200 million.
In the prime years of his career, he is expected to make the most within a span of five years from now. He himself confirmed his ambitions as he was quoted saying “I’m 30 now, say by 35, I’ll be a billionaire.”
Conor returned to the octagon to face Dustin Porier at UFC 257 in a rematch. The two clashed for the second time after Conor defeated Porier via TKO at UFC 178. Porier defeated Conor in the rematch via TKO in the second round.
Conor fought at UFC 246 against Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone in a Welterweight bout and defeated him by TKO in January 2020. He bagged more than $30 million, which includes PPV and sponsor payouts, for his first-round knockout in the fight.
According to Forbes, Conor took home $32 million in salary/winnings in 2020 and earned another $16 million in endorsements. In 2018, he renewed his sponsorship deal with Reebok through which he makes around $5 million every year.
Conor has had multiple endorsement deals with corporations such as Burger King, Beats By Dre, Monster Energy, EA (Electronic Arts), Reebok, Wynn Resorts etc.
Conor McGregor Investments
Conor’s investments have given rise to a wide range of businesses. His very own whiskey brand Proper Twelve reported to have generated $40 million in revenue this past year. The Mac Life, which is Conor’s media house that covers MMA, lifestyle and fitness, also has amassed millions of Youtube subscribers and more than 700k Instagram followers.
His partnership with the A-list tailor David Heil led to August Mcgregor, a menswear brand and his sports management company Mcgregor Sports And Entertainment is used to generate money through advertising and other promotions.
Conor also has his own conditioning programme named F.A.S.T. developed by leading sports doctors and exercise physiologists in conjunction with him to get people in fighting fit shape fast. He recently launched TIDL Sport in partnership with the Anthos group to launch a next generation sports recovery line. The foundation of TIDL Sport is plant-based therapy which cures pain and inflammation directly at the source.
Known for living quite the lavish life, Conor Mcgregor has an entire fleet of luxury cars featuring the Rolls-Royce Phantom Drophead Coupe, BMW i8, Rolls-Royce Ghost, Lamborghini Aventador Roadster, Cadillac Escalade etc.
However, the cherry on the top is a limited edition Lamborghini Huracan Avio which is one of his most prized possessions. He also owns a Lamborghini yacht named Tecnomar for Lamborghini 63, which is a collaboration between Automobili Lamborghini and The Italian Sea Group.
He owns multiple mansions, with one of his Las Vegas mansions going for sale in the market for a price of $2,995,000 three years ago. Conor also bought a mansion in Dublin, Ireland, which he named the Mac Mansion, for a sum of $2 million.
He also owns a villa in Marbella, Spain, which is a few doors away from Football star Cristiano Ronaldo’s own villa.
Though Conor doesn’t live in his parents’ home anymore, he is a loving son and has paid off the mortgage for their family home and spoils his family members by gifting them luxury cars and other items.
Conor McGregor has been the Lightweight and Featherweight Champion at Cage Warriors Fighting Championship. Conor McGregor’s records also include him having the fastest knockout in UFC title fight history owing to his 13 second knockout-win over Jose Aldo for the UFC Featherweight Championship.
He is the biggest draw in MMA history, having headlined five out of the seven highest selling UFC pay-per-view events.
Here is the list of highest selling pay-per-views event of Conor McGregor:
Apart from his illustrious MMA career, ‘The Notorious’ made it to the headlines of every media outlet for his professional boxing debut against Floyd Mayweather Jr. in 2017.
His $100 million payout from the mega-event of 2017 dwarfs the amount he received from the UFC 229 and 246 PPV event McGregor was guaranteed $30 million ahead of the bout. The two fighters ultimately received more than two-and-a-half times their guarantees, with Mayweather at $275 million and McGregor roughly $85 million.
McGregor lost the match in the 10th round, but reportedly earned nearly $30 million as his base payment. Following this, he returned to the UFC in 2018 but lost the UFC Lightweight Championship match to Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 229. For this fight, Mcgregor made an estimated $3 million excluding the sponsor and ppv payouts.
Conor claimed that he earned around $50 million as a whole for UFC 229, though it has been disputed by many in the MMA community.
In the build up to his last fight, against Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone at UFC 246, Conor claimed in an interview with ESPN MMA journalist Ariel Helwani that he is expecting $80 million as a payout for the fight. Conor got $3 million in his fight against Cerrone and is estimated to have made another $30 million in sponsors and ppvs.
UFC former champion Conor McGregor launched the Proper No. Twelve Irish whiskey brand in September 2018 and it sold out its US six months allocation in just ten days, raking in more than $1 billion. They have now shipped about 200,000 cases since the launch. It is now also available in the United Kingdom, Canada, Russia, Poland and South Africa.
The Irish whiskey brand is now valued at roughly $235 million after famous tequila brand Jose Cuervo increased its share to 49% from 20% in the brand.
Conor McGregor Family
The Conor McGregor family consists of him, his parents, Tony and Margaret McGregor, and his sisters, Aoife and Erin. Since 2008, he has been in a relationship with Dee Devlin and the couple has a son and a daughter. Conor Jack McGregor Jr., who was born on May 5, 2017 and Croia McGregor, who was born on 4th January 2019.
A. Conor Mcgregor’s salary and winnings for the year 2020 was a whopping $32 million which doesn’t include the $16 million he earned in endorsement deals. He earned more than $5 million in January 2021 in his fight against Dustin Poirier.
Q. Who is Conor McGregor married to?
A. McGregor has been in a relationship with Dee Devlin since 2008 and got engaged to her in August 2020.
Q. How much money did McGregor make vs Mayweather?