PGA Championship Prize Money – 2015 Purse & Payouts

PGA Championship Logo 2015

PGA Championship Logo 2015

The PGA Championship purse was $10,000,000 for the 2015 tournament at Whistling Straits in Sheboygan in Wisconsin. The winner of the 2015 PGA Championship golf tournament, Australia’s Jason Day received the 1st prize payout of $1,800,000 and 600 FedEx Cup points.

In second place, Jordan Spieth collected $1,080,000 prize money, Branden Grace received a $680,000 payout for his 3rd place finish and in 4th place Justin Rose collected $480,000 prize winnings. Tied in 5th place, Brooks Koepka and Anirban Lahiri collected checks for $367,500.

2015 PGA Championship Prize Money

The US PGA Championship prize money breakdown including player earnings for each prize winning leaderboard position:

PositionPlayersPrize Money
1stJason Day$1,800,000
2ndJordan Spieth$1,080,000
3rdBranden Grace$680,000
4thJustin Rose$480,000
5thBrooks Koepka$367,500
5thAnirban Lahiri$367,500
7thGeorge Coetzee$293,000
7thMatt Kuchar$293,000
7thDustin Johnson$293,000
10thRobert Streb$243,000
10thTony Finau$243,000
12thDavid Lingmerth$185,400
12thBrendan Steele$185,400
12thRussell Henley$185,400
12thBrandt Snedeker$185,400
12thMartin Kaymer$185,400
17thRory McIlroy$148,000
18thVictor Dubuisson$126,000
18thPhil Mickelson$126,000
18thJustin Thomas$126,000
21stBubba Watson$97,667
21stHiroshi Iwata$97,667
21stMatt Jones$97,667
24thJ.B. Holmes$86,000
25thTyrrell Hatton$74,600
25thCameron Smith$74,600
25thHenrik Stenson$74,600
25thErnie Els$74,600
25thBilly Horschel$74,600
30thLouis Oosthuizen$56,057
30thSteve Stricker$56,057
30thNick Watney$56,057
30thRickie Fowler$56,057
30thJim Furyk$56,057
30thPatrick Reed$56,057
30thPaul Casey$56,057
37thRyan Moore$39,200
37thVijay Singh$39,200
37thHideki Matsuyama$39,200
37thJason Bohn$39,200
37thCharl Schwartzel$39,200
37thBoo Weekley$39,200
43rdKevin Chappell$30,000
43rdLee Westwood$30,000
43rdDanny Lee$30,000
43rdHunter Mahan$30,000
43rdLuke Donald$30,000
48thHarris English$25,750
48thY.E. Yang$25,750
48thMarc Warren$25,750
48thMarcel Siem$25,750
48thThomas Bjorn$25,750
48thScott Piercy$25,750
54thTroy Merritt$22,500
54thSergio Garcia$22,500
54thKevin Streelman$22,500
54thMikko Ilonen$22,500
54thDanny Willett$22,500
54thWebb Simpson$22,500
54thFrancesco Molinari$22,500
61stKeegan Bradley$20,200
61stEmiliano Grillo$20,200
61stChesson Hadley$20,200
64thSang-Moon Bae$19,400
65thBrendon de Jonge$18,800
65thCharles Howell III$18,800
65thBill Haas$18,800
68thNick Taylor$18,200
68thKiradech Aphibarnrat$18,200
68thJason Dufner$18,200
71stBrian Gaffney$17,900
72ndJ.J. Henry$17,700
72ndKoumei Oda$17,700
72ndSean O'Hair$17,700
75thCarl Pettersson$17,450
75thMorgan Hoffmann$17,450
77thJames Morrison$17,300