Hiroshi Iwata is a Japanese Professional Golf Player who was born on 31st January 1981, in Tokyo. His net worth is around $2 million as of 2023.

Here, we’ll take an in-depth look at Hiroshi Iwata’s Net worth, Salary, Earnings,  and more.

Hiroshi Iwata’s Biography and Career

Golfer Hiroshi Iwata is a Japanese professional golfer who was born on February 15, 1981. Iwata began playing golf at the age of five and turned pro in 2004. His impressive skills and dedication to the sport have achieved numerous accolades throughout his career.

Iwata’s breakthrough moment came in 2015 when he finished second at the PGA Championship held in Whistling Straits, Wisconsin. 

He shot a great round of 63 during the tournament, which remains the lowest score ever by a Japanese player in a major championship. This outstanding performance helped him climb up to number 37th in the Official World Golf Ranking that year.

Over the years, Iwata has played on various tours, such as Japan Golf Tour, Asian Tour, and PGA Tour.

Professional Career

He is a professional golfer who has played on the PGA and Japan Golf tours. He started his professional career in 2004 after graduating from Tohoku Fukushi University.

Iwata first caught international attention when he shot a course-record-tying score of 63 during the third round of the 2015 Open Championship at St Andrews, Scotland. 

That year was also one of his best seasons as a pro golfer; he won his first career title at Bridgestone Open and finished runner-up twice.

In addition to his success in Japan, Iwata has also had some impressive finishes on the PGA Tour.

In 2007 Hiroshi won four out of five events he played in: Sunfeast Open de India, Dunlop Phoenix Tournament (both part of the European Tour), Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Cup, and Dubai Desert Classic (both part of Sunshine Series). 

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In 2008 Hiroshi became the only second Japanese player after Shingo Katayama, who won the European Order Of Merit title after beating Lee Westwood by three shots during the final round play-off match held at Celtic Manor Resort Wales Great Britain.”

Hiroshi Iwata’s Net Worth, Salary, and Earning

Hiroshi Iwata’s net worth in 2023 is $2 million.

Career Earnings

Hiroshi Iwata’s career earnings have been estimated at $1,049,850. This includes prize money, bonuses, and endorsements.


Nike’s deal with Hiroshi Iwata is estimated to be worth $1 million annually, which he receives as an annual fee for wearing their products when competing in tournaments like the PGA Championship or The Open Championship (the latter being known as “The British Open” outside of North America).

Quick Facts

Full Name Hiroshi Iwata 
Born 31 January 1981 (age 42)
Birthplace Sendai, Japan
Nationality Japan
Residence  Japan
Age 42
Height  1.77 m (5 ft 10 in)
Professional wins 5
Current Tour Japan Golf Tour

Asian Tour

Net Worth $2 million
Relationship  Single
Instagram  Hiroshi Iwata (@iwata_bancho)


Hiroshi Iwata is not married to anyone. He is currently single.


Hiroshi Iwata is 42 years old. 


Hiroshi Iwata is 5 feet 10 inches tall. 

Hiroshi Iwata ties the tournament record at PGA Championship

PGA Stats

Hiroshi Iwata has no PGA Tour victories, but he does have two second-place finishes in 2019. His best finish was at the 2019 Waste Management Phoenix Open, finishing second to Webb Simpson. He also finished in the top 10 of three other events that year: The Arnold Palmer Invitational (T7), Memorial Tournament presented by Nationwide Insurance (T6) and Travelers Championship (T8).

Tournament 2008 2013 2014 2015
Masters Tournament
U.S. Open
The Open Championship CUT CUT CUT
PGA Championship T21


What is Hiroshi Iwata’s net worth?

His net worth is around $2 million as of 2023.

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