Thursday, August 07, 2014

The PGA Championship, played at Valhalla Golf Club in Louisville, Kentucky, will have a purse of $10 million this year, with the winner taking home $1.8 million.

Last year's PGA Championship, a two-shot victory by Jason Dufner, had an $8 million purse, with $1.445 million going to Dufner.

The 2014 PGA Championship prize money distribution will not be published until the tournament finishes.

Last year's money distribution:
Second place: $865,000
Third place: $545,000
Fourth place: $385,000
Fifth place: $320,000
Sixth place: $288,000
Seventh place: $259,000
Eighth place: $235,000
Ninth place: $214,000
10th place: $196,000
11th place: $180,000
12th place: $165,500
13th place: $152,000
14th place: $140,000
15th place: $130,500
16th place: $121,500
17th place: $113,500
18th place: $106,500
19th place: $99,500
20th place: $93,000

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