2022 Wells Fargo Championship Payout, Field & History

2022 Wells Fargo Championship payout and prize money.
2022 Wells Fargo Championship payout and prize money. / Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports

The new PGA Tour season is well underway. This week, tour players are traveling to Maryland for the 2022 Wells Fargo Championship at TPC Potomac. With just two weeks until the PGA Championship, this could be a crucial tune-up event for many tour pros.

Wells Fargo Championship Payout

The total value of the purse for the 2022 Wells Fargo Championship is $9 million. The winner will receive $1,600,00.

Wells Fargo Championship Field

The field for the 2022 Wells Fargo Championship can be found at this link. Rory McIlroy is the defending champion of this event, and he comes back in this year as the heavy favorite to repeat.

Wells Fargo Championship Payout History

The winner of the Wells Fargo Championship has received over $1 million since 2003 and has now grown to an expected $1.6 million this season.

Recent Wells Fargo Championship Payouts

Below is a list of the last 10 winners and their payout from the Wells Fargo Championship.

1. 2021 - Rory McIlroy ($1,458,000)

2. 2019 - Max Homa ($1,422,000)

3. 2018 - Jason Day ($1,386,000)

4. 2017 - Brian Harmon ($1,350,000)

5. 2016 - James Hahn ($1,314,000)

6. 2015 - Rory McIlroy ($1,278,000)

7. 2014 - J.B. Holmes ($1,242,000)

8. 2013 - Derek Ernst ($1,206,000)

9. 2012 - Rickie Fowler ($1,170,00)

10. 2011 - Lucas Glover ($1,170,000)

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