Inside the ring, Floyd Mayweather was a technical wizard. Outside of it, he is an influential businessman.
Making his pro debut in 1996, Mayweather has won gold in multiple weight classes and retired undefeated at 50-0. Mayweather ran boxing like a business and successfully profited from it.
“Money” now competes in exhibition bouts. After facing YouTuber Logan Paul, Mayweather is set to fight Don Moore on May 14 on the Burj Al Arab hotel helipad in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
The Sporting News looks into how Mayweather has accumulated his fortune and where he stands among the wealthiest and most influential athletes in the world.
Floyd Mayweather’s net worth: How much does Floyd Mayweather make?
According to Celebrity Net Worth, Mayweather is worth around $450 million. His career earnings in and out of boxing have totaled up to about $1.1 billion. Per Essentially Sports, Mayweather can make it to $2 billion thanks to a building project he is working on.
Floyd Mayweather’s career earnings
In the late 2010s, Mayweather was known to have a hefty purse. All purses include pay-per-view shares.
Against Miguel Cotto in 2012, Mayweather made about $45 million per The Sports Daily. Against Canelo Alvarez, he made about $73 million. His disclosed paycheck against Conor McGregor was $100 million.
In his exhibition fight against Logan Paul, Mayweather was guaranteed $10 million in base salary and 50 percent pay-per-view shares. Mayweather ended up bragging that he made $100 million. In his fight against Tenshin Nasukawa, Mayweather reportedly made $9 million.
Floyd Mayweather vs. Don Moore fight purse: How much will Floyd Mayweather make?
The purse for Mayweather vs. Moore has not been disclosed. Per Total Sportal, Mayweather could earn an 80% share from pay-per-view sales. In an interview with Fight Hype, Mayweather stated he could earn up to nine figures for the fight.
Floyd Mayweather’s endorsements
Mayweather rarely provides opportunities for endorsements. Recently, he signed a deal with watch company Hublot. Mayweather is also known for wearing Cagau jewelry. He also promotes his own boxing company, TMT Promotions.
Floyd Mayweather’s social media influence
Floyd Mayweather’s charities
Per Essentially Sports, Mayweather has been involved with charities like the Make-A-Wish Foundation and Cure Duchenne.
He also set up the Floyd Mayweather Jr. Foundation. The Foundation was made to, “empower community alliances, impact youth leadership, promote health and wellness, and strengthen family foundations through community development, entrepreneurialism, and education resulting in a wholesome community.”
When is Floyd Mayweather vs. Don Moore?
- Date: Saturday, May 14
- Start time: 2 p.m. ET
- Main event: 5 p.m. ET (approximately)
Floyd Mayweather vs. Don Moore will take place Saturday, May 14. The main card will start at 2 p.m. ET. The main event should begin around 5 p.m. ET, depending on how long the undercard fights last.
How to watch Floyd Mayweather vs. Don Moore
Fans can watch Mayweather vs. Don Moore on FITE.tv and LIVEnow.
Mayweather vs. Moore price: How much does the fight cost?
If fans buy the fight on FITE, they will pay $29.99. LIVEnow will produce the fight for $18.59.
In the U.K., the fight will be worth £14.99 on LIVEnow.
Floyd Mayweather vs. Don Moore fight card
- Floyd Mayweather vs. Don Moore (exhibition)
- Anderson Silva vs. Bruno Machado (exhibition)
- Badou Jack vs. Hany Atiyo
- Delfine Persoon vs. Elhem Mekhaled for the WBC super featherweight title