How much could PGA Tour players earn at the end of the season? Get a full rundown of the bonus structure here
The FedEx Cup prize money has been set at a lucrative $60 million, the same money that was on offer in 2019 and 2020.
The top 150 in the FedEx Cup standings will receive payouts with the eventual winner receiving a staggering $15 million after the conclusion of the Tour Championship.
Despite the Tour Championship counting as an official victory there will be no prize purse set for the event with the top 30 in the FedEx Cup standings pocketing their FedEx Cup bonus instead.
If a player qualifies for the Tour Championship but is unable to compete they will receive the prize money for 30th place. No one will replace that player in the field.
The player who lifts the FedEx Cup trophy at the end of the season will also receive a five-year exemption to the PGA Tour.
2021 FedEx Cup prize money
Total bonus purse: $60m
Winner’s share: $15m
Then it breaks down as follows…
2020 FedEx Cup prize money: How they finished
Winner: Dustin Johnson $15m
T2: Justin Thomas, Xander Schauffele $4.5m
4: Jon Rahm $3m
5: Scottie Scheffler $2.5m
6: Collin Morikawa $1.9m
7: Tyrrell Hatton $1.3m
T8: Patrick Reed, Sebastian Munoz, Rory McIIroy $960,000
11: Sungjae Im $750,000
T12: Harris English, Webb Simpson $682,500
14: Mackenzie Hughes $620,000
T15: Hideki Matsuyama, Daniel Berger $582,500
17: Tony Finau $550,000
T18: Abraham Ancer, Lanto Griffin $527,500
T20: Viktor Hovland, Brendon Todd $497,500
22: Bryson DeChambeau $478,000
23: Kevin Kisner $466,000
T24: Cameron Smith, Ryan Palmer, Cameron Champ $445,333
T27: Kevin Na $420k, Joaquin Niemann $420,000
29: Marc Leishman $405,000
30: Billy Horschel $395,000
Players who finish below 150th in the FedEx Cup prize money standings do not receive a bonus from the prize money.
Previous FedEx Cup prize money
The FedEx Cup prize money and total prize purse as been as follows in recent years:
2019: Rory McIlroy, $15 million/$60 million
2018: Justin Rose, $10 million/$35 million
2017: Justin Thomas, $10 million/$35 million