Korn Ferry Tour purse payout percentages and distribution
Korn Ferry Tour

# Korn Ferry Tour purse payout percentages and distribution

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The Korn Ferry Tour has a standard formula for payout percentages and distribution its purse and prize money for almost every event. If there's a cut where 65 or more players make the final round or rounds of the tournament, there's standard table of payout percentages and distribution.

The winner of a Korn Ferry Tour event gets 18 percent of the purse. Typically, the second place player gets 9 percent of the total purse (it was formerly 10.8 percent before a 2020 change to flatten the pay scale). Then it goes on like that, all the way down to 65th place, which gets 0.40 percent of the total purse.

There are a few situations where the Korn Ferry Tour doesn't follow its standard purse payout and distribution formula.

## Korn Ferry Tour purse payout percentages and distribution

Sample purses shown

PLACE PERCENT \$650,000
1 18.000% \$117,000
2 9.000% \$58,500
3 6.000% \$39,000
4 4.500% \$29,250
5 3.800% \$24,700
6 3.450% \$22,425
7 3.200% \$20,800
8 2.950% \$19,175
9 2.750% \$17,875
10 2.550% \$16,575
11 2.365% \$15,373
12 2.200% \$14,300
13 2.050% \$13,325
14 1.900% \$12,350
15 1.800% \$11,700
16 1.700% \$11,050
17 1.600% \$10,400
18 1.500% \$9,750
19 1.400% \$9,100
20 1.300% \$8,450
21 1.215% \$7,898
22 1.135% \$7,378
23 1.055% \$6,858
24 0.975% \$6,338
25 0.900% \$5,850
26 0.853% \$5,545
27 0.810% \$5,265
28 0.770% \$5,005
29 0.740% \$4,810
30 0.710% \$4,615
31 0.685% \$4,453
32 0.665% \$4,323
33 0.645% \$4,193
34 0.625% \$4,063
35 0.605% \$3,933
36 0.585% \$3,803
37 0.565% \$3,673
38 0.545% \$3,543
39 0.525% \$3,413
40 0.515% \$3,348
41 0.505% \$3,283
42 0.495% \$3,218
43 0.485% \$3,153
44 0.475% \$3,088
45 0.465% \$3,023
46 0.455% \$2,958
47 0.450% \$2,925
48 0.445% \$2,893
49 0.440% \$2,860
50 0.435% \$2,828
51 0.430% \$2,795
52 0.426% \$2,769
53 0.424% \$2,756
54 0.422% \$2,743
55 0.420% \$2,730
56 0.418% \$2,717
57 0.416% \$2,704
58 0.414% \$2,691
59 0.412% \$2,678
60 0.410% \$2,665
61 0.408% \$2,652
62 0.406% \$2,639
63 0.404% \$2,626
64 0.402% \$2,613
65 0.400% \$2,600

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