Nate Diaz is an American mixed martial artist who has a net worth of $700 thousand. Nate Diaz has earned his net worth as a current competitor in the welterweight and lightweight divisions of the UFC. As the season five champion of the Ultimate Fighter he has acquired wins in both the Strikeforce and World Extreme Cagefighting. He was born on April 16, 1985 in Stockton, California; he has a black belt in Cesar Gracie Jiu-Jitsu. He graduated from the Tokay High School in Lodi, California and is affiliated with the Cesar Gracie Jiu-Jitsu Academy in Lodi, California. He trains under the instruction of the Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu black belt Cesar Gracie at the Cesar Gracie Jiu-Jitsu Academy. He is currently ranked the #7 lightweight fighters in the world and Diaz received his black belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu from Cesar Gracie on April 6, 2012. Some of his championships and accomplishments include winning Submission of the Night four times, a five time winner of the Fight of the Night and the Lightweight Tournament Winner in The Ultimate Fighter season five. He won his fourth Submission of the Night on May 5, 2012 at the UFC on Fox 3. This fight took place at the IZOD Center in East Rutherford, New Jersey; Diaz's opponent was the American mixed martial artist Jim Miller.