More than background and also an environment-friendly coat were on the line this week at Augusta National
Lots of green was up for grabs at the 2023 Masters not just in the form of the well known environment-friendly coat awarded to Jon Rahm, winner of this year’s event, however likewise in relation to the prize money being paid out from a record-setting swimming pool. Augusta National Golf Club introduced Saturday the bag for the 2023 Masters totaling $18 million. This marks a brand-new tournament high for the biggest reward fund ever awarded to gamers at one of the nation’s most beautiful places.
This year’s Masters bag represents a $3 million increase from the $15 million handed out in 2022. Rahm will certainly take home $3.24 million– $630,000 greater than protecting champ Scottie Scheffler, symbolizing the largest year-over-year boost in competition background. A solo runner-up would have claimed almost $2 million, a larger sum than either Danny Willett (2016) or Jordan Spieth (2015) gained for winning the environment-friendly coat.
This huge payment is absolutely nothing new, and also it flows down the field as the entire leading 10 will pay checks for north of $480,000, while everyone in the leading 34 will claim a minimum of six figures.
An intriguing crease on this year’s Masters leaderboard was amateur Sam Bennett, who did not obtain a cash prize upon conclusion of this tournament in spite of being amongst the top golfers in the area a lot of the week. If the reigning U.S. Amateur Champion had the ability to in some way manage the impossible and also win, the second-place finisher would have rather received the victor’s handbag.
2023 Masters prize money, purse, payouts
Total purse: $18 million
1st: $3,240,000 — Jon Rahm
Second: $1,944,000– Phil Mickelson, Brooks Koepka ($ 1.594 million each).
Fourth: $864,000– Jordan Spieth, Patrick Reed, Russel Henley ($ 744,000 each).
7th: $603,000– Cameron Youthful, Viktor Hovland ($ 580,500 each).
9th: $522,000– Sahith Theegala.
10th: $486,000– Scottie Scheffler, Matthew Fitzpatrick, Xander Schauffele, Collin Morikawa ($ 432,000 each).
14th: $342,000– Gary Timberland, Patrick Cantlay ($ 333,000 each).
16th: $306,000– Tom Kim, Sungjae Im, Joaquin Niemann, Justin Rose, Shane Lowry, Sam Bennett( a) *, Hideki Matsuyama ($ 261,000 each).
23rd: $187,200– Keegan Bradley, Chris Kirk, K.H. Lee ($ 172,800 each).
26th: $144,000– Tony Finau, Scott Stallings, Ryan Fox ($ 138,600 each).
29th: $127,800– Si Woo Kim, Sam Burns, Harold Varner III, Mackenzie Hughes ($ 119,700 each).
33rd: $106,200– Tommy Fleetwood.
34th: $101,700– Tyrrell Hatton, Cameron Smith, Zach Johnson, Talor Gooch, J.T. Poston ($ 92,880 each).
39th: $81,000– Adam Scott, Jason Day, Taylor Moore, Abraham Ancer ($ 75,600 each).
43rd: $66,600– Max Homa, Harris English, Mito Pereira ($ 63,000 each).
46th: $55,800– Sepp Straka, Seamus Power ($ 54,000 each).
48th: $49,320– Thomas Pieters, Dustin Johnson ($ 48,060 each).
50th: $45,360– Charl Schwartzel, Fred Couples ($ 45,360 each).
~ Billy Horschel and also Keith Mitchell will certainly receive cash prizes ranging downward from $44,280 based upon their scores.
* As an amateur, Bennett does not obtain prize money.
Last Updated: 10 April 2023