WGC-HSBC Champions money: Total purse, payout breakdown and winner’s share

October 28, 2018
Xander Schauffele holds up the trophy after winning the WGC-HSBC Champions.

Xander Schauffele grabbed the biggest paycheck of his young career when he won the WGC-HSBC Champions on Sunday in China.

Schauffele closed with a 68 and then beat Tony Finau on the first playoff hole to bring home a check of $1.7 million. (Until Sunday, Schauffele’s biggest winner’s check was the $1.58 million he earned for winning the 2017 Tour Championship.)

Despite Finau losing a three-shot lead in the final round, his runner-up finish is still good for $1.072 million. Justin Rose, the defending champion, earned $587,000 for his third-place finish.

Every player in the no-cut field picked up a paycheck. Below is the complete payout breakdown.

1. $1.7 million
2. $1.072 million
3. $587,000
4. $433,000
5. $353,000
6. $289,000
7. $247,000
8. $217,500
9. $193,000
10. $172,500
11. $160,000
12. $149,000
13. $140,000
14. $131,000
15. $124,000
16. $117,000
17. $112,000
18. $107,000
19. $102,000
20. $97,000
21. $93,000
22. $91,000
23. $89,000
24. $87,000
25. $85,000
26. $83,000
27. $81,000
28. $79,000
29. $77,000
30. $76,000
31. $75,000
32. $74,000
33. $73,000
34. $72,000
35. $71,000
36. $70,000
37. $69,000
38. $68,000
39. $67,000
40. $66,000
41. $65,000
42. $64,000
43. $63,000
44. $62,000
45. $61,000
46. $60,000
47. $59,000
48. $58,000
49. $57,000
50. $56,000
51. $55,000
52. $54,000
53. $53,000
54. $52,000
55. $51,500
56. $51,000
57. $50,500
58. $50,000
59. $49,500
60. $49,000
61. $48,500
62. $48,000
63. $47,750
64. $47,500
65. $47,250
66. $47,000
67. $46,750
68. $46,500
69. $46,250
70. $46,000
71. $45,750
72. $45,500
73. $45,250
74. $45,000
75. $44,750
76. $44,500
77. $44,250