WGC-Bridgestone purse: Payout breakdown and winner’s share

August 5, 2018
Tiger Woods watches a tee shot during the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational at Firestone Country Club in Akron, Ohio.

This week’s World Golf Championships-Bridgestone Invitational at Firestone Country Club’s South Course in Akron, Ohio, is a lucrative one. The WGC-Bridgestone purse is set at $10 million, and with only 71 players in the no-cut event there’s a lot more money to be thrown around.

First place brings home $1.7 million, and the runner-up still earns a massive check of $1.072 million. Third place gets $587,000, and rounding out the top five is $433,000 for fourth and $357,000 for fifth.

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The complete payout breakdown is below.

1. $1.7 million
2. $1.072 million
3. $587,000
4. $433,000
5. $357,000
6. $293,000
7. $252,000
8. $222,500
9. $198,000
10. $177,500
11. $165,500
12. $155,250
13. $145,250
14. $135,250
15. $128,250
16. $121,250
17. $116,250
18. $111,250
19. $106,250
20. $101,250
21. $96,250
22. $94,250
23. $92,250
24. $90,250
25. $88,250
26. $86,250
27. $84,250
28. $82,250
29. $80,250
30. $79,250
31. $78,250
32. $77,250
33. $76,250
34. $75,250
35. $74,250
36. $73,250
37. $72,250
38. $71,250
39. $70,250
40. $69,250
41. $68,250
42. $67,250
43. $66,250
44. $65,250
45. $64,250
46. $63,250
47. $62,250
48. $61,250
49. $60,250
50. $59,250
51. $58,250
52. $57,250
53. $56,250
54. $55,250
55. $54,250
56. $53,750
57. $53,250
58. $52,750
59. $52,250
60. $51,750
61. $51,250
62. $50,750
63. $50,250
64. $49,750
65. $49,250
66. $48,750
67. $48,250
68. $47,750
69. $47,250
70. $46,750
71. $46,500