Augusto Sakai Net Worth 2023 | Salary, Earnings, Bio


Augusto Sakai is a Brazilian mixed martial artist. He currently competes in the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Heavyweight division. He formerly competed in Bellator MMA. The 31-year-old’s estimated net worth is $300,000. Here we bring you Augusto Sakai’s net worth, salary, earnings, career, MMA record, wife, and more.

About Augusto Sakai

Augusto Sakai was born on May 19, 1991, in Curitiba, Parana, Brazil. His full name is Augusto dos Santos Sakai. His grandfather was a Japanese immigrant.

Sakai started training in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu at an early age. He is a brown belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu.

MMA Career

The Brazilian made his professional MMA debut in October 2011. As of writing, the 31-year-old heavyweight is on a 15-5-1 MMA record, with 11 wins via KO/TKO.

Among his 5 defeats, four of them came in his last four bouts. Sakai would look to come back in winning ways at UFC Fight Night 220, on Feb. 25, 2023, in a heavyweight bout against Don’Tale Mayes.

Augusto Sakai previously competed in Bellator MMA. He went 11-1-1 before making his UFC debut at UFC Fight Night 137 in September 2018.

The Brazilian heavyweight beat the likes of Blagoy Ivanov and Marcin Tybura in his UFC career.

Augusto Sakai’s Net Worth, Salary, and Earnings

In 2023, UFC heavyweight Augusto Sakai’s estimated net worth is $300,000. His primary sources of earnings are his fight purse and incentives.

Sakai’s estimated base salary is $55,000 for a fight. For his defeat against Tuivasa at UFC 269, he earned $55,000 to show and a $6,000 fight week incentive pay.

His estimated UFC career earnings are around $428,500, excluding pay-per-view shares. Moreover, the 31-year-old earns a handsome amount from sponsorship deals.

Augusto Sakai’s Salaries

OpponentEventResultShow MoneyWin BonusIncentive
Sergey SpivakUFC Vegas 59L$55,000$6,000
Tai TuivasaUFC 269L$55,000$6,000
Jairzinho RozenstruikUFC Fight Night 189L$55,000$6,000
Alistair OvereemUFC Fight Night 176L$55,000$4,000
Blagoy IvanovUFC VegasW$50,000$50,000$4,000

Personal Details

Full NameAugusto dos Santos Sakai
Date of BirthMay 19, 1991
Birth PlaceCuritiba, Parana, Brazil
Nationality Brazilian 
Age 31
Height 193 cm (6 ft 4 in)
Weight264 lb (120 kg)
Division Heavyweight  
Reach77 in
Promotion UFC
MMA Record15-5-1, 11 KOs
Net Worth$300,000
Relationship StatusMarried
SpouseCacilda Sakai
Instagram @augustosakai


Brazilian heavyweight MMA fighter Augusto Sakai’s gorgeous wife is Cacilda Sakai. Not more is known about Sakai’s personal life.

Augusto Sakai Wife
Source: Instagram


Born on May 19, 1991, he is 31 years old.

Height and Weight

He is 193 cm (6 ft 4 in) tall and 264 lb. He competes in the UFC heavyweight division.

MMA Record

[As of February 20, 2023]

Total Fights21
Win by KO11


What is Augusto Sakai’s Net Worth in 2023?

In 2023, his estimated net worth is $300,000.

Where is he from?

He is from Curitiba, Parana, Brazil.


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