Jon Bones Jones is an American MMA (mixed martial art) fighter. He is signed to UFC. He is a former two-time UFC Light Heavyweight Champion. His net worth is $3 million. Here we highlight Jon Jones’ net worth, salary, earnings, career, boxing record, girlfriend, and more.
About Jon Jones
Jonathan Dwight Jones was born on July 19, 1987, in Rochester, New York, U.S. Nicknamed Bones, Jon Jones is a former two-time UFC Light Heavyweight Champion, holding the title from March 2011 to April 2015 and from December 2018 to August 2020. As of writing, the 35-year-old has a 26-1 win/loss record with one no-contest.
Jon Jones was born in Rochester, New York, U.S. His father was a pastor at a Pentecostal Church, and his mother was a nurse. Jon had three siblings, Arthur, Chandler, and Carmen. Carmen died of cancer before her 18th birthday.
He attended Union Endicott High School in New York. Jon Jones started MMA training in high school. He was a state champion in Union Endicott High School. Jon also played football. He was nicknamed “Bones” by his football coach.
Jones made his professional MMA debut in 2008. He signed with UFC in the same year. In three months, he made an impressive 6-0 record.
In March 2011, in the UFC 128, he defeated Mauricio Rua by TKO to win the UFC Light Heavyweight title. He became the youngest champion in UFC history with his title victory over Maurício Rua at age 23.
He held the title from March 2011 to April 2015 and from December 2018 to August 2020.
He defended his title many times despite ups and downs regarding Jones’ hit-and-run case and drop test positive.
He holds many UFC records in the light heavyweight division, including the most title defenses, most wins, and longest win streak. During much of his championship reign, Jones has been widely considered to be the best pound-for-pound fighter in the world.
He was never stopped or out-scored in his career. His only defeat was a controversial disqualification against Matt Hamill in 2009.
Most recently, he defended the UFC Light Heavyweight title in February 2020, in UFC 247, a unanimous decision win against Dominick Reyes. He vacated the championship in August 2020.
Jon Jones’ Net Worth, Salary, and Earnings
Jone “Bones” Jones’ net worth is $3 million as of 2023. The 35-year-old is one of the richest MMA fighters in the world.
Jon Jones is a former two-time UFC Light Heavyweight Champion. He attracted huge pay-per-view and sponsorship deals throughout his career. As of writing, he boasts a 26-1 record, with 10 KOs and one no-contest.
Here’s a table of Jon Jones’ estimated base salaries for his previous fights.
|Dominick Reyes||February 2020||$500,000|
|Thiago Santos||July 2019||$500,000|
|Anthony Smith||March 2019||$500,000|
|Alexander Gustaffson||December 2018||$500,000|
|Daniel Cormier||July 2017||$500,000|
|Ovince S Preux||April 2016||$500,000|
|Daniel Cormier||January 2015||$500,000|
Jon Jones was the first MMA player to be sponsored by Nike internationally. Gatorade endorses him.
Jones was also signed by Reebok and MuscleTech. However, the deals were canceled due to his hit-and-run case. He also has his own line of shoe brands.
|Full Name||Jonathan Dwight Jones|
|Date of Birth||July 19, 1987|
|Birth Place||Rochester, New York, U.S.|
|Residence||Albuquerque, New Mexico, U.S.|
|Height||193 cm (6 ft 4 in)|
|Weight||205 lb (93 kg)|
|MMA Record||26-1, one no contest|
|Net Worth||$3 million|
Jon Jones’ Girlfriend
Jon Jones’ long-time partner was Jessie Moses. The couple has three daughters, Leah, Carmen Nicole, and Olivia. Jones has another daughter from another relationship.
Jessie Moses left Jones in late 2021, confirmed by Jones’ Twitter post.
Born on July 19, 1987, he is 35 years old.
He is 193 cm (6 ft 4 in) tall.
Jon Jones’ nickname is Bones.
|Wins by KO||10|
What is Jon Jones’ net worth in 2023?
His net worth is $3 million as of 2023.
What is his nickname?
His nickname is Bones.
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