How Much Money Does Floyd Mayweather Make in a Day?

Published 08/26/2021, 8:30 AM EDT


Floyd Mayweather is the world’s biggest boxing star of all time. He redefined the sport with his sheer brilliance and business acumen over a career spread across decades. In no time, Mayweather rose to the peak and became a fan favorite for obvious reasons. He possessed an unusual style of fighting and fans loved his activities inside the ring.

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But since he was doing wonders inside the squared circle, ‘Pretty Boy’ thought of transitioning his momentum into the business world too. Mayweather, in his vast boxing stint, bagged some of the biggest paychecks in the sport.

As per Celebrity Net Worth, ‘TBE’ has earned up to a whopping $1.1 billion in his career. But his total net worth stands at $450 million, making him one of the richest athletes on the planet. But do you have any idea about Mayweather’s earnings per day?

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Jun 6, 2021; Miami, Florida, USA; Floyd Mayweather Jr. (Green Trunks) fights Logan Paul (Yellow Trunks) during an exhibition boxing match at Hard Rock Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Jasen Vin love-USA TODAY Sports

Recently, MMA Moments released a snippet from Mayweather’s interview, wherein he revealed his per-day earnings. He asserted on making $1.2 million and this left everyone in awe.

His per day earnings definitely fluctuate as it depends on umpteen factors. Mayweather also endorsed a string of brands and has featured in several businesses over the course of time. That said, this results in him earning a cracking amount of money, which isn’t the same every day.

A huge chunk of ‘Pretty Boy’s earnings came in from the ring appearances he had. He left the sport in 2017 but he still takes up exhibition fights, wherein for a few minutes of work, he ends making millions of dollars.

Also, he keeps himself supremely fit and active to eventually tie-up with brands that are keen to sell fitness-related products to consumers.

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LAS VEGAS, NV – SEPTEMBER 13: Boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. poses on the scale during the official weigh-in for his bout against Canelo Alvarez at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on September 13, 2013 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The fighters will meet in a WBC/WBA 154-pound title fight on September 14 in Las Vegas. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

This separates him from the rest because, prior to him, no one could ever make the most out of their boxing appearances.

He still is one of the most active business individuals in boxing who’s banking a tremendous amount to add to his net worth. The budding generation of boxers has a lot to learn from ‘Pretty Boy’ not just in boxing, but also about the business in general.

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Prathamesh Singh Chauhan

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Prathamesh Singh Chauhan is a Boxing Author at EssentiallySports. He is a graduate from the International Institute of Sports Management who combines his love for sports, particularly combat sports, and his flair for writing and analysis to help him in his day-to-day work. He has prior professional experience with sporting organizations such as Star Sports, Khelo India, and NBA.

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