For a casual golfer, a caddie may just be someone who carries your clubs and perhaps offers a tip or two about the course, for which he earns a tip. Also at stake is the season-long FedEx Cup. The overall FedEx Cup prize money pool was $60 million with the winner, Rory McIlroy, taking home $15 million for the victory. 1 player seven shots. But he has said he will skip the tournament at the drop of a hat should his wife Erica go into labour with their first child. 1B4E8E2C-ADD5-411F-B091-816167ADE609 Close 1. Other golfers who will look to challenge Tiger for the title include 2020 FedEx Cup winner Dustin Johnson, Patrick Reed (winner of the 2018 Masters), Brooks Koepka, Bryson DeChambeau and … The Percentage of Winnings for Caddies. At the professional level, a caddie is typically much more. FedEx Cup Standings. Schauffele had the lowest score over 72 holes at 15-under 265, but without a victory this year, he started at No. The total purse was increased by a staggering $25 million and was set at $60 million. 14 in the FedEx Cup, spotting the world’s No. The 2020 Tour Championship purse is $46 million because the results determine the payout of that money from the FedEx Cup bonus pool, which is $60 million. Northern Ireland's Rory McIlroy bagged the top prize last year. FedEx Cup bonuses to finishers below the top 10 are still paid solely into the players' retirement accounts. However, the prize money comes from the FedEx Cup fund and is not put forward by the PGA due to the smaller field. The FedEx Cup standings mirror the results of the Tour Championship and determine each golfer's payout. … The short answer: A lot. The winner will cash in a bonus $10 million. The FedEx Cup bonus pool is a whopping $60m - an amazing guaranteed figure given the global economic downturn suffered as a result of coronavirus. There was the $15 million he won Sunday for capturing the FedEx Cup, which is billed as a season-long points race and is undoubtedly impacted by what you do throughout the year. Starting in 2019 the FedEx Cup winner earned $15 million from an overall prize money payout … Dustin Johnson ($15 million) 2. The winner of the FedEx Cup also receives a five-year exemption on the PGA Tour, mirroring the exemption that was given to the tour's leading money winner prior to 2017. How much FedEx Cup prize money will be handed out? The remaining top 10 will receive bonus money ranging from $3 million for second place to $500,000 for 10th.