2017 British Open Logo
2017 British Open Logo

The British Open purse is $10,250,000 for the 2017 tournament at the Royal Birkdale Golf Club in Southport, England. The winner of the 2017 British Open will receive the 1st prize payout of $1,850,000 (£1,400,000).

The prize fund at the British Open has increased by $950,000 compared to the 2016 British Open tournament purse. The winner’s payout has also increased by $300,400, last year’s winner and defending champion, Henrik Stenson collected the winner’s check of £1,175,000 ($1,549,590 US Dollars).

2017 British Open Prize Money

The British Open prize money distribution including player earnings for each prize winning leaderboard position will be published when the tournament has been concluded. The British Open money list is subject to withdrawals and ties. The provisional payouts at the 2017 British Open golf tournament are;

PositionPrize MoneyPositionPrize Money
1st$1,845,00036th$53,500
2nd$1,067,00037th$51,000
3rd$684,00038th$49,000
4th$532,00039th $47,000
5th$428,00040th $45,500
6th$371,00041st $43,500
7th$318,00042nd $41,500
8th$268,00043rd $39,500
9th$235,00044th $37,500
10th$213,00045th $35,500
11th$193,00046th $33,500
12th$172,00047th $32,000
13th$161,00048th $30,800
14th$151,00049th $29,500
15th$141,00050th $28,900
16th$129,50051st $28,200
17th$123,00052nd $27,600
18th$117,00053rd $27,200
19th$112,00054th $26,800
20th$107,00055th $26,400
21st$102,00056th $26,000
22nd$97,00057th $25,600
23rd$92,00058th $25,500
24th$87,00059th $25,400
25th$84,00060th $25,200
26th$80,00061st $25,000
27th$77,00062nd $24,900
28th$74,00063rd $24,800
29th$71,00064th $24,700
30th$68,00065th $24,500
31st$65,50066th $24,400
32nd$62,00067th $24,200
33rd$60,00068th $24,000
34th$58,00069th $23,800
35th$56,00070th $23,600