2018 British Open Championship purse, winner's share, prize money payout
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2018 British Open Championship purse, winner’s share, prize money payout

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The 2018 British Open Championship purse is set for $10.5 million, with the winner's share coming in at $1,890,000 -- the standard 18 percent payout according to the R&A's British Open Championship prize money distribution chart.

With 78 professionals making the cut, money has been added to the purse, with each successive place past 70th place paying $125 less, down to a minimum of $23,175 for last place among the weekend field. One amateur made the cut and will earn no money for his finish.

Pros who miss the cut are also paid. The top 10 and ties among pros to miss the cut get $7,375 each, with the next 20 professional golfers and ties getting $5,900 each. The remainder of professional golfers to finish 36 holes earn $4,950 each.

The British Open Championship field is headed by every top 50 player in the world, adding in Tiger Woods, including Rory McIlroy, Dustin Johnson and Justin Thomas.



The event is played this year at Carnoustie Golf Club in Scotland.


2018 British Open Championship purse, winner's share, prize money payout

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POS PLAYER TO PAR TOTAL MONEY
1 Francesco Molinari -8 276 $1,890,000
T2 Kevin Kisner -6 278 $694,250
T2 Rory McIlroy -6 278 $694,250
T2 Justin Rose -6 278 $694,250
T2 Xander Schauffele -6 278 $694,250
T6 Kevin Chappell -5 279 $327,000
T6 Eddie Pepperell -5 279 $327,000
T6 Tiger Woods -5 279 $327,000
T9 Tony Finau -4 280 $219,000
T9 Matt Kuchar -4 280 $219,000
T9 Jordan Spieth -4 280 $219,000
T12 Patrick Cantlay -3 281 $154,500
T12 Tommy Fleetwood -3 281 $154,500
T12 Ryan Moore -3 281 $154,500
T12 Thorbjorn Olesen -3 281 $154,500
T12 Webb Simpson -3 281 $154,500
T17 Jason Day -2 282 $109,714
T17 Charley Hoffman -2 282 $109,714
T17 Zach Johnson -2 282 $109,714
T17 Alex Noren -2 282 $109,714
T17 Pat Perez -2 282 $109,714
T17 Adam Scott -2 282 $109,714
T17 Erik van Rooyen -2 282 $109,714
T24 Stewart Cink -1 283 $84,000
T24 Bernhard Langer -1 283 $84,000
T24 Phil Mickelson -1 283 $84,000
T24 Danny Willett -1 283 $84,000
T28 Austin Cook E 284 $67,143
T28 Rickie Fowler E 284 $67,143
T28 Louis Oosthuizen E 284 $67,143
T28 Thomas Pieters E 284 $67,143
T28 Patrick Reed E 284 $67,143
T28 Julian Suri E 284 $67,143
T28 Chris Wood E 284 $67,143
T35 Adam Hadwin 1 285 $53,750
T35 Michael Kim 1 285 $53,750
T35 Satoshi Kodaira 1 285 $53,750
T35 Henrik Stenson 1 285 $53,750
T39 Cameron Davis 2 286 $41,375
T39 Ross Fisher 2 286 $41,375
T39 Ryan Fox 2 286 $41,375
T39 Masahiro Kawamura 2 286 $41,375
T39 Brooks Koepka 2 286 $41,375
T39 Haotong Li 2 286 $41,375
T39 Luke List 2 286 $41,375
T39 Kyle Stanley 2 286 $41,375
T47 Sean Crocker 3 287 $31,000
T47 Tom Lewis 3 287 $31,000
T47 Yusaku Miyazato 3 287 $31,000
T47 Brendan Steele 3 287 $31,000
T51 Byeong Hun An 4 288 $27,161
T51 Paul Casey 4 288 $27,161
T51 Bryson DeChambeau 4 288 $27,161
T51 Jason Dufner 4 288 $27,161
T51 Tyrrell Hatton 4 288 $27,161
T51 Lucas Herbert 4 288 $27,161
T51 Yuta Ikeda 4 288 $27,161
T51 Kevin Na 4 288 $27,161
T51 Shubhankar Sharma 4 288 $27,161
60 Marc Leishman 5 289 $25,800
T61 Gavin Green 6 290 $25,317
T61 Marcus Kinhult 6 290 $25,317
T61 Shaun Norris 6 290 $25,317
T61 Brett Rumford 6 290 $25,317
T61 Brandon Stone 6 290 $25,317
T61 Lee Westwood 6 290 $25,317
T67 Paul Dunne 7 291 $24,250
T67 Rhys Enoch 7 291 $24,250
T67 Sung Kang 7 291 $24,250
T67 Si Woo Kim 7 291 $24,250
T67 Zander Lombard 7 291 $24,250
T67 Matthew Southgate 7 291 $24,250
T67 Gary Woodland 7 291 $24,250
74 Rafa Cabrera Bello 8 292 $23,675
T75 Kiradech Aphibarnrat 9 293 $23,488
T75 Beau Hossler 9 293 $23,488
T75 Sam Locke 9 293 $0
78 Cameron Smith 10 294 $23,300
79 Keegan Bradley 11 295 $23,175

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