The PGA Championship purse is $10,500,000 for the 2016 tournament at the Baltusrol Golf Club in Springfield, New Jersey. The winner of the 2016 PGA Championship will receive the 1st prize payout of $1,890,000 and 600 FedEx Cup points.
The prize fund at the PGA Championship has increased by $500,000 compared to the 2015 tournament. The winner’s payout has also increased by $90,000, last year’s winner and defending champion, Jason Day collected the winner’s check of $1,800,000.
2016 PGA Championship Prize Money
The PGA Championship prize money distribution including player earnings for each prize winning leaderboard position will be published when the tournament has been concluded. The PGA Championship money list is subject to withdrawals and ties.