GolfBMW Championship 2022 Purse: Payout and Prize Money Breakdown

BMW Championship 2022 Purse: Payout and Prize Money Breakdown

BMW Championship 2022 is an ongoing professional golf tournament taking place at the Wilmington Country Club in Wilmington, Delaware. Here, you will find the details regarding the BMW Championship 2022 purse, payout, and prize money breakdown.

Established in 2007, BMW Championship is one of three FedEx Cup Playoff events played at the end of the regular PGA Tour season. The 16th edition of the tournament is in progress, having started on the 18th of August.

The FedEx Cup Playoffs events are the most prestigious tournaments of the PGA Tour other than the four Major Championships. The BMW Championship is no exception. Due to the reputation and the lucrative prize money it offers, BMW Championship 2022 has attracted all the top golfers in the world.

In 2022, the player field of 68 of the most prominent golfers in the world includes Scottie Scheffler, Will Zalatoris, Tony Finau, Rory McIlroy, and others. Defending Champion Patrick Cantlay is also among the field and is currently teeing it up to retain his title.

The 2022 BMW Championship is scheduled to conclude on the 21st of August. As the event draws near its conclusion, it continues to produce exciting golf for the fans to enjoy.

BMW Championship 2022 Purse and Payout:

The BMW Championship 2022 Purse is set to be $15 million as announced by the PGA. The winner of the tournament will receive $2.7 million, which is 18% of the total purse according to the  PGA Tour’s prize money distribution chart.

There has been a massive increase in the purse of the penultimate FedEx Cup Playoffs event this year. In 2021, the purse was $9.5 million, while the winner, Patrick Cantlay, was awarded $1.71 million.

Therefore, compared to last year, in the 2022 BMW Championship, the purse increased by $5.5 million. The winner of the event will also receive an additional $1 million payout.

Besides the substantial purse, there are extra benefits to performing well in the tournament. The winner of the tournament will be awarded 2,000 FedEx Cup points, along with an estimated 51 Official World Golf Ranking points.

All the players are eligible for a share of the prize money, provided they finish all four rounds. The runner-up will get $1.62 million, while the last placed golfer takes home an amount of $30,600.

BMW Championship 2022 Prize Money Breakdown:

Let us have a look at the complete prize money breakdown of the BMW Championship 2022:

Position Money
1 $2,700,000
2 $1,620,000
3 $1,020,000
4 $720,000
5 $600,000
6 $540,000
7 $502,500
8 $465,000
9 $435,000
10 $405,000
11 $375,000
12 $345,000
13 $315,000
14 $285,000
15 $270,000
16 $255,000
17 $240,000
18 $225,000
19 $210,000
20 $195,000
21 $180,000
22 $168,000
23 $156,000
24 $144,000
25 $132,000
26 $120,000
27 $115,500
28 $111,000
29 $106,500
30 $102,000
31 $97,500
32 $93,000
33 $88,500
34 $84,750
35 $81,000
36 $77,250
37 $73,500
38 $70,500
39 $67,500
40 $64,500
41 $61,500
42 $58,500
43 $55,500
44 $52,500
45 $49,500
46 $46,500
47 $43,500
48 $41,100
49 $39,000
50 $37,800
51 $36,900
52 $36,000
53 $35,400
54 $34,800
55 $34,500
56 $34,200
57 $33,900
58 $33,600
59 $33,300
60 $33,000
61 $32,700
62 $32,400
63 $32,100
64 $31,800
65 $31,500
66 $31,200
67 $30,900
68 $30,600

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