British Open 2022: How much prize money will winners take home

British Open 2022: How much prize money will winners take home

The British Open Championship is back and will be held in Scotland for the first time since 2015.

The total prize pool is $14 million this year, up by 22% from last year.

The prize pool is up by over 60% since 2016.

The prize money will be divided up among the top 70 golfers in the field.

The lucky golfer will get the Claret Jug and take home a hefty paycheck of $2.5 million.

The runner-up takes home $1,455,000 while the second runner-up takes home $933,000.

The next set of players within the top 10 categories will receive anything between $725,000-$290000.