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The Zurich Classic purse was $7,000,000 for the 2016 tournament at the TPC Louisiana in Avondale, Louisiana. The winner of the 2016 Zurich Classic of New Orleans, Brian Stuard, received the 1st prize payout of $1,260,000 and 500 FedEx Cup points.

In 2nd place, Byeong-Hun An An and Jamie Lovemark collected payouts of $616,000 while Bobby Wyatt received $336,000 prize winnings in 4th place. Chris Kirk, Jason Day and Jhonattan Vegas tied 5th place for a $255,500 share of the prize fund each.

The prize fund at the Zurich Classic increased by $100,000 compared to the 2015 tournament. The winner’s payout also increased by $18,000, the previous year’s winner and defending champion, Justin Rose collected the winner’s check of $1,242,000.

2016 Zurich Open Prize Money

The Zurich Classic prize money distribution including player earnings for each prize winning leaderboard position. The Zurich Classic money list is subject to withdrawals and ties.

PositionPlayersPrize Money
1stBrian Stuard$1,260,000
2ndByeong-Hun An$616,000
2ndJamie Lovemark$616,000
4thBobby Wyatt$336,000
5thChris Kirk$255,500
5thJason Day$255,500
5thJhonattan Vegas$255,500
8thPatton Kizzire$203,000
8thHarold Varner, III$203,000
8thBryce Molder$203,000
11thCharles Howell III$154,000
11thCharley Hoffman$154,000
11thScott Stallings$154,000
11thStuart Appleby$154,000
15thThomas Aiken$112,000
15thChad Collins$112,000
15thAndres Gonzales$112,000
15thWill Wilcox$112,000
15thSpencer Levin$112,000
20thJoe Affrunti$64,909
20thJohn Senden$64,909
20thSeung-yul Noh$64,909
20thMarc Leishman$64,909
20thDaniel Berger$64,909
20thChesson Hadley$64,909
20thDavid Hearn$64,909
20thRickie Fowler$64,909
20thRyan Ruffels$64,909
20thGary Woodland$64,909
20thChris Stroud$64,909
31stLucas Glover$41,510
31stPatrick Rodgers$41,510
31stErik Compton$41,510
31stMarc Turnesa$41,510
31stHenrik Norlander$41,510
36thDerek Ernst$28,029
36thNick Taylor$28,029
36thSteve Wheatcroft$28,029
36thBrian Gay$28,029
36thLucas Lee$28,029
36thTyler Aldridge$28,029
36thRobert Streb$28,029
36thFreddie Jacobson$28,029
36thDavid Toms$28,029
36thBilly Horschel$28,029
36thAdam Hadwin$28,029
36thRussell Henley$28,029
48thBen Taylor$16,968
48thVijay Singh$16,968
48thBlayne Barber$16,968
48thMichael Kim$16,968
48thRoberto Castro$16,968
48thAnirban Lahiri$16,968
48thCameron Tringale$16,968
48thBronson Burgoon$16,968
48thJamie Donaldson$16,968
48thCameron Percy$16,968
58thSteve Stricker$15,330
58thDicky Pride$15,330
58thJeff Overton$15,330
58thDanny Lee$15,330
58thAaron Baddeley$15,330
58thMichael Bradley$15,330
64thAngel Cabrera$14,350
64thRob Oppenheim$14,350
64thJ.J. Henry$14,350
64thGeoff Ogilvy$14,350
64thTim Wilkinson$14,350
64thBen Martin$14,350
64thKen Duke$14,350
64thSi Woo Kim$14,350
72ndMark Hubbard$13,230
72ndMorgan Hoffmann$13,230
72ndSung-hoon Kang$13,230
72ndRetief Goosen$13,230
72ndChad Campbell$13,230
72ndJonas Blixt$13,230
72ndRobert Garrigus$13,230
72ndTroy Merritt$13,230
80thScott Langley$12,530
80thRhein Gibson$12,530
82ndJon Curran$12,320