Masters 2020 prize money: How much can Woods, McIlory, DeChambeau win?

The iconic course of Augusta National in Georgia has served up plenty of memorable Masters tournaments over the years. And none more so in recent times than Tiger Woods’ sensational victory last year to win his 15th major title.

As well as claimin a fifth green jacket, Woods also took home the top prize of $2,070,000 (£1.56m).

“I’m a little hoarse from yelling,” the American said afterwards.

“I was just trying to plod my way around all day then all of a sudden I had the lead.

“Coming up 18 I was just trying to make a five. When I tapped in I don’t know what I did, I know I screamed.

“To have my kids there, it’s come full circle. My dad was here in 1997 and now I’m the dad with two kids there.

“It will be up there with one of the hardest I’ve had to win because of what has transpired in the last couple of years.”

As Woods looks to defend his title, Express Sport takes a look at the prize money on offer this year.

Masters 2020 prize money

The Masters has the second-largest purse in golf after the US Open, which offers a total of $12.5m (£9.43m).

The total prize fund at Augusta this year is $11.5m (£8.67m).

The winner will once again receive $2.07m (£1.56m), with full payouts to be confirmed after the tournament.

In 2019, the top 10 players all earned over $300,000 (£226,000).

The prize money breakdown for 2019 is listed below.

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1st $2,070,000

2nd $1,242,000

3rd $782,000

4th $552,000

5th $460,000

6th $414,000

7th $385,250

8th $356,500

9th $333,500

10th $310,500

11th $287,500

12th $264,500

13th $241,500

14th $218,500

15th $207,000

16th $195,500

17th $184,000

18th $172,500

19th $161,000

20th $149,500

21st $138,000

22nd $128,800

23rd $119,600

24th $110,400

25th $101,200

26th $92,000

27th $88,550

28th $85,100

29th $81,650

30th $78,200

31st $74,750

32nd $71,300

33rd $67,850

34th $64,975

35th $62,100

36th $59,225

37th $56,350

38th $54,050

39th $51,750

40th $49,450

41st $47,150

42nd $44,850

43rd $42,550

44th $40,250

45th $37,950

46th $35,650

47th $33,350

48th $31,510

49th $29,900

50th $28,980

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