The Bridgestone Invitational purse was $9,500,000 for the 2016 tournament at the Firestone Country Club in Akron, Ohio. Dustin Johnson, the winner of the 2016 Bridgestone Invitational received the 1st prize payout of $1,620,000 and 550 FedEx Cup points.
In 2nd place, Scott Piercy collected $1,018,000 prize money and 315 FedEx Cup points. While Matt Kuchar, Jordan Spieth, Kevin Chappell and Jason Day tied 3rd place for $449,250 payouts and 140 FedEx Cup points each.
The prize fund at the Bridgestone Invitational increased by $250,000 compared to the 2015 tournament purse of $9,250,000. The winner's payout at the WGC Bridgestone Invitational also increased by $50,000. The 2015 WGC Bridgestone Invitational winner and defending champion, Shane Lowry, collected the Firestone prize money winner's check of $1,570,000.
2016 Bridgestone Invitational Prize Money
The WGC Bridgestone Invitational prize money distribution including player earnings for each prize winning leaderboard position. The Bridgestone Invitational money list was subject to withdrawals and ties.
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