The Players Championship Prize Money – 2015 Players Payouts

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The Players purse was $10,000,000 for the 2015 tournament at TPC Sawgrass in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida. The winner of the 2015 Players Championship, Rickie Fowler after four hole playoff, won the 1st prize payout of $1,800,000 plus 600 FedExCup points.

Sergio Garcia and Kevin Kisner finished tied 2nd place to collect $880,000 prize money each. Ben Martin and Bill Haas shared 4th place to receive prize winnings of $440,000 while Rory Sabbatini and Kevin Na 6th place finish earned them $347,500 prize money. Five players finished tied in 8th place, Rory McIlroy, Jamie Donaldson, Brian Harman, John Senden and Ryo Ishikawa, each received $270,000 payouts.

2015 Players Prize Money

The Players Championship prize money distribution including player earnings for each prize winning leaderboard position:

PositionPlayersPrize Money
1stRickie Fowler$1,800,000
2ndSergio Garcia$880,000
2ndKevin Kisner$880,000
4thBen Martin$440,000
4thBill Haas$440,000
6thRory Sabbatini$347,500
6thKevin Na$347,500
8thJamie Donaldson$270,000
8thRory McIlroy$270,000
8thBrian Harman$270,000
8thJohn Senden$270,000
8thRyo Ishikawa$270,000
13thDavid Toms$187,500
13thZach Johnson$187,500
13thBilly Horschel$187,500
13thChris Kirk$187,500
17thHenrik Stenson$130,857
17thRussell Knox$130,857
17thHideki Matsuyama$130,857
17thGeorge McNeill$130,857
17thDerek Fathauer$130,857
17thPat Perez$130,857
17thJerry Kelly$130,857
24thMarc Leishman$81,000
24thGeoff Ogilvy$81,000
24thRussell Henley$81,000
24thPatrick Reed$81,000
24thChesson Hadley$81,000
24thJustin Thomas$81,000
30thErik Compton$58,125
30thJames Hahn$58,125
30thRobert Streb$58,125
30thSang-Moon Bae$58,125
30thCharley Hoffman$58,125
30thBo Van Pelt$58,125
30thIan Poulter$58,125
30thScott Brown$58,125
38thSteve Stricker$44,000
28Stephen Gallacher$44,000
28Martin Flores$44,000
28Adam Scott$44,000
42ndPadraig Harrington$31,400
42ndChris Stroud$31,400
42ndK.J. Choi$31,400
42ndMatt Every$31,400
42ndFreddie Jacobson$31,400
42ndBranden Grace$31,400
42ndBubba Watson$31,400
42ndJhonattan Vegas$31,400
42ndDavid Hearn$31,400
51stBrendon Todd$23,680
51stCharl Schwartzel$23,680
51stJ.B. Holmes$23,680
51stJoost Luiten$23,680
51stLuke Guthrie$23,680
56thGraeme McDowell$22,200
56thRobert Allenby$22,200
56thGraham DeLaet$22,200
56thJim Furyk$22,200
56thCameron Tringale$22,200
56thMartin Kaymer$22,200
56thCharles Howell III$22,200
63rdVijay Singh$21,200
63rdBryce Molder$21,200
63rdBrendon de Jonge$21,200
66thWebb Simpson$20,600
66thErnie Els$20,600
66thScott Langley$20,600
69thDustin Johnson$20,000
69thTiger Woods$20,000
69thLouis Oosthuizen$20,000
72ndTroy Merritt$19,600
73rdNick Taylor$19,400
74thAlex Cejka$19,200
75thScott Stallings$19,000