Nick Diaz's net worth: How much is Nick Diaz worth right now?

Nick Diaz's net worth: How much is Nick Diaz worth right now?

Lenah Ann
updated at April 12, 2023 at 8:15 PM

Nick Diaz's net worth shows this UFC champion's ability to attract big money in any of his fights. And while it could be a family thing, Nick Diaz and his brother Nate Diaz are both successful fighters in mixed martial arts. Often dubbed the Stockton boys, they have managed to amass significant fan bases thanks to their extraordinary skills.

Nick Diaz's record
Nick Diaz is currently a free agent. He is most known for his time spent fighting in the UFC where he fought for over 15 years. Photo: Louis Grasse @nickdiaz209 (Modified by author)
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Diaz is an American-based mixed martial fighter and promoter, former welterweight champion in Strike-force, and World Extreme Cage-fighting champion. He debuted on the scene in 2001 when he was 18 years of age.

Nick Diaz's biography and profile summary

Full name

Nickolas Robert Diaz



Date of birth

2 August 1983

Place of birth

Stockton, California, the United States of America


39 years of age as of November 2022

Zodiac sign









Nate and Nina


6 feet 1 inch or 185 centimetres


185 pounds or 84 kilograms


MMA record of 26 wins out of 37 matches as of November 2022


Mixed martial fighter, promoter, and entrepreneur

Net worth

$20 million

Social media presence

Instagram, Twitter

Who is Nick Diaz?

Nickolas Robert Diaz was born on 2 August 1983 in Stockton, California, the United States of America, to Melissa Diaz. He was raised alongside his sister Nina and younger brother, Nate, a professional mixed martial fighter. He is of Mexican and Anglo heritage. Sources reveal Diaz and his siblings were raised by their mother because their father did not play an active role in their childhood.

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Nick Diaz and Nate Diaz
Diaz speaks with the press and the fans for UFC 266 - Volkanovski vs Ortega Press Conference on 23 September 2021, at MGM Park Arena in Las Vegas. Photo: Louis Grasse
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What is Nick Diaz's age?

The American-based Octagon fighter is 39 years of age as of November 2022. He is 6 feet 1 inch or 185 centimetres tall, his weight is 185 pounds or 84 kilograms.

How much is Nick Diaz worth right now?

Nick Diaz's net worth has accumulated tremendously throughout his career. According to various sources, his net worth is around $20 million. This figure, however, should not be a shock to you considering the following factors;

  • He won a 3rd Degree Black Belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu.
  • He has an MMA record of 26 wins out of 37 matches as of November 2022.
  • He won a professional boxing match in 2005.
  • He has participated in various championships like the Ultimate Fighting Championship, PRIDE, Strike-force, EliteXC, WEC, DREAM, and Shooto.
  • As of November 2022, he has won 17 awards in UFC, Strikeforce, WEC, International Sport Karate Association, International Fighting Championship, Ultimate Athletes, Sherdog Awards, Inside Fights, US Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Open, and Pan-American Championship Jiu-Jitsu.

Aside from his career, the mixed martial artist has also ventured into the entrepreneurial world, owning a liquor processing company, Haze Tequila Blanco. This business has immensely contributed to his huge net worth.

Not only does he have the liquor brand but also an online shopping store where most of his customers purchase his products. He launched his Haze Tequila Blanco at Emerald Downs Seattle on 25 June 2022.

Nick Diaz's career earnings

Reports reveal the MMA champion's monthly salary and earnings accumulate to $2 million from Pay-Per-View sales. But even so, the bulk of his wealth comes from his fights. In 2015 alone, in a bout against MMA legend Anderson Silva, Nik earned a whopping $5 million.

He is a popular and vital mixed martial sensation whose vast career purse came from UFC 266, where he earned $500,000 just from showing up to the competition, a $50,000 fight of the night bonus, and a $16,000 fight week incentive bonus.

Regarding his investments, he endorses a medicinal brand and shares a partnership with his brother, Nate Diaz. They are both Cannabaceae activists.

Nick Diaz's career earnings
Nate's brother poses for a portrait during a UFC photo session on 22 September 2021 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Photo: Mike Roach
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Nick Diaz's house and cars

Many fans would expect Nick to cruise around in expensive car models and live in some luxurious mansion in Beverly Hills, it is quite the opposite. The UFC champion is known to have a down-to-earth personality. He prefers cycling over luxurious cars, saying cycling keeps him fit.

Nick Diaz's photos

Nick Diaz is an active personality on social media platforms such as Instagram and Twitter, where he often engages his audience. On Instagram, he has garnered over 1.8 million followers, while on Twitter over 705k followers as of 2 November 2022.

Nick Diaz's worth is legit proof that he has done well for himself as far as his career is concerned. His impeccable skills in the Octagon sold a hefty number of pay-per-views, including his most notable one against MMA legend Anderson Silva.

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