PGA Championship 2022 is currently underway with all the greatest golfers in the world. This tournament includes all the top-ranked players in the PGA ranking. Here in this article, you are going to know the PGA Championship 2022 purse, payout breakdown, and how much prize money does the winner make?

PGA Championship is one of the most prestigious tournaments in the whole PGA Tour calendar and the purse and payouts of the tournament are undoubtedly huge. The tournament will pay more this year than in the previous year. The second major PGA Championship 2022 Southern Hills purse is $15 million.

PGA is now hosting its second major tournament of the year. This is the 104th edition of the PGA Championship which is taking place in Tulsa, Oklahoma at the Southern Hills.

In 2007 Southern Hills hosted the PGA Championship last and at that time Tiger Woods took the biggest share of the prize money at home. He knows the course better than anyone and has a huge opportunity to win the tournament after finishing his last game at 48 positions in the Master last month.

PGA Championship Purse in 2022:

The 104th edition of the tournament is going to pay a total of $15 million to its players. All the players on the tour will get their share of the prize money. This will be the first time the second major is paying for this much. Last year they pay 12 million dollars to their players.

The first player on the rank will get $2.7 million. Last year the first year was $2.16 million, Phil Mickelson bring that amount at home. They set the prize money at $1.62 million for the second and $1.02 million for third-ranked players. This year all the golf tournaments raise their prize money. The Players Championship purse was $20 million.

How Much Money Does the Winner Get Today?

The winner of the tournament is expected to make $2.16 million, or 18 percent of the total prize pot. Second place will make $1,296,000, while third place is expected to make around $816,000.

Winner’s Share and Payout For Each Golfer:

Position
Payout
1 $2,160,000
2 $1,296,000
3 $816,000
4 $576,000
5 $480,000
6 $413,000
7 $380,000
8 $350,000
9 $320,000
10 $297,000
11 $275,000
12 $253,000
13 $233,000
14 $223,000
15 $213,000
16 $203,000
17 $193,000
18 $183,000
19 $173,000
20 $163,000
21 $153,000
22 $143,000
23 $133,000
24 $123,000
25 $113,000
26 $103,000
27 $93,000
28 $83,500
29 $78,200
30 $73,000
31 $69,000
32 $65,000
33 $61,000
34 $57,000
35 $53,000
36 $51,000
37 $49,000
38 $47,000
39 $45,000
40 $43,000
41 $41,000
42 $39,000
43 $37,000
44 $35,000
45 $33,000
46 $31,000
47 $29,500
48 $28,000
49 $27,000
50 $26,000
51 $25,000
52 $24,400
53 $23,900
54 $23,400
55 $23,000
56 $22,600
57 $22,300
58 $22,000
59 $21,800
60 $21,600
61 $21,400
62 $21,200
63 $21,000
64 $20,800
65 $20,600
66 $20,400
67 $20,200
68 $20,000
69 $19,800
70 $19,600

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