Josh Emmett Net Worth 2023 | Salary, Earnings, Bio


Josh Emmett is an American professional mixed martial artist. He competes in the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Featherweight Division. As of writing, the 37-year-old is #5 in the UFC Featherweight rankings. His net worth is $1.5 million. Here you can follow Josh Emmett’s net worth, salary, earnings, career, MMA record, wife, and more.

About Josh Emmett

Joshua James Emmett was born on March 4, 1985, in Phoenix, Arizona, United States. Emmett studied Psychology in college. He wrestled for 14 years, throughout his high school and college years. He is also a Purple Belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu.

MMA Career

Josh Emmett is one of the top fighters in the UFC featherweight division. As of writing, “The Fighting Falmer” is the #5 in UFC Featherweight rankings. He boasts an 18-2 MMA record, with 6 KOs.

Josh Emmett is scheduled to face Rodriguez for the Interim UFC Featherweight Championship on February 12, 2023, at UFC 284.

Josh Emmett made his professional MMA debut in October 2011. He beat Emilio Gonzales in his debut fight. He went 11-0 straight before losing his first fight in UFC 210. It was a split decision defeat to Desmond Green in April 2017.

In UFC on ESPN in June 2022, Josh Emmett beat Calvin Kattar in the main event via split decision. It was named the Fight of the Night.

Josh Emmett’s Net Worth, Salary, and Earnings

In 2023, American mixed martial artist Josh Emmett’s estimated net worth is $1.5 million. The 37-year-old boasts an 18-2 MMA record, with 6 KOs.

Emmett’s prime sources of earnings are his fight purse, pay-per-view bonus, and sponsorship deals.

In UFC on ESPN in June 2022, Josh Emmett beat Calvin Kattar in the main event via split decision. He received $50,000 only in Fight of the Night Bonus. The Fighting Falmer’s estimated career earnings are more than $700,000.


Josh Emmett’s salary is not publicly disclosed, as fighters’ pay is not always made public. A player’s earnings depend on several factors, including the fighter’s contract, the event, the opponent, and the performance. Moreover, a fighter can earn sponsorships and bonuses.

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

Full NameJoshua James Emmett
NicknameThe Fighting Palmer
Date of BirthMarch 4, 1985
Birth PlacePhoenix, Arizona, United States
Nationality American
Age 37
Height 168 cm (5 ft 6 in)
Weight145 lb (66kg)
Division Featherweight  
Reach70 in
Promotion UFC
MMA Record18-2, 6 KOs
Net Worth$1.5 million
Relationship StatusMarried
SpouseVanessa Emmett
Wife’s Insta@vanessaemmett


UFC featherweight fighter Josh Emmett is a married man. His lovely wife is Vanessa.

Josh Emmett Wife
Josh and Vanessa. Source: Instagram

The couple got married in 2012. They have been happily together for a long time. The couple is a travel freak and likes to travel all around the world. They post photos on their Insta.


Born on March 4, 1985, he is 37 years old.

Height and Weight

He is 168 cm (5 ft 6 in) tall and 145 lb. He competes in the UFC Featherweight division.


Emmett’s nickname is The Fighting Falmer.

MMA Record

Total Fights20
Win by KO6


What is Josh Emmett’s Net Worth in 2023?

In 2023, his net worth will be $1.5 million.

Where is he from?

He is from Phoenix, Arizona, United States.


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