The Players Championship 2013 payout: $1.71 million purse for winner

Tiger Woods is looking at The Players Championship title in 2013 and a whole lot of cash. (Debby Wong-USA TODAY Sports)

Tiger Woods is looking at The Players Championship title in 2013 and a whole lot of cash. (Debby Wong-USA TODAY Sports)

Not only are golfers striving to hang their photo in the hallowed hall at TPC-Sawgrass, but they are also looking to take home a purse worth more than most people make in their entire lifetime.

The winner of The Players Championship will receive the biggest payout of the PGA season at $1.71 million. That’s a massive chunk of change.

The total purse for the field is $9.5 million, which is also the biggest payout of any tournament on the tour.

Following is the payout for the top 10 finishers, courtesy of SB Nation:

  1. $1.71 million
  2. $1.026 million
  3. $646,000
  4. $456,000
  5. $380,000
  6. $342,000
  7. $318,250
  8. $294,500
  9. $275,500
  10. $256,500
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