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Fact Sheet


Name: PGA TOUR

Digital Media
Website: PGATOUR.COM
Instagram: @PGATOUR
Twitter: @PGATOUR
Facebook: @PGATOUR
YouTube: @PGATOUR

Commissioner: Jay Monahan (Since January 1, 2017)

Headquarters:
112 PGA TOUR Boulevard
Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida 32082
Phone: 904-285-3700

Overview:
The PGA TOUR is the world’s premier membership organization for touring professional golfers, co-sanctioning more than 130 tournaments on the PGA TOUR, PGA TOUR Champions, Web.com Tour, PGA TOUR Latinoamérica, Mackenzie Tour-PGA TOUR Canada and PGA TOUR Series-China

The PGA TOUR’s mission is to entertain and inspire its fans, deliver substantial value to its partners, create outlets for volunteers to give back, generate significant charitable and economic impact in the communities in which it plays, and provide financial opportunities for TOUR players.

Awards:
The PGA TOUR presents the following awards:
  • FedExCup Champion
  • Wyndham Rewards Top 10 Regular Season Champion
  • PGA TOUR Player of the Year/Jack Nicklaus Award
  • Arnold Palmer Award (leading money-winner)
  • Byron Nelson Trophy (adjusted scoring average)
  • PGA TOUR Rookie of the Year
  • PGA TOUR Courage Award (not annually)
  • PGA TOUR Lifetime Achievement Award (not annually)
2018-19 Schedule (46 official events):
1. PGA TOUR Regular Season – 43 events
2. FedExCup Playoffs – 3 events

Major Championships (4):
Masters Tournament, PGA Championship, U.S. Open, The Open Championship

Prize Money:
Approximately $341 million – 46 Official Events (Purses for four majors and THE PLAYERS reflect 2018 and are TBD for 2019; no purse at TOUR Championship)

Bonus Money for the FedExCup ($60 million):
$15 million for first place, $5 million for second, $4 million for third, $3 million for fourth and $2.5 million for fifth

Bonus Money for Wyndham Rewards Top 10 ($10 million):
$2 million for first place, $1.5 million for second, $1.2 million for third, $1.1 million for fourth, $1 million for fifth

Charity:
PGA TOUR, PGA TOUR Champions, Web.com Tour, PGA TOUR Latinoamerica, Mackenzie Tour-PGA TOUR Canada and PGA TOUR Series-China tournaments have donated more than $2.65 billion to charity since 1938.

Eligibility:
Each PGA TOUR player has earned a position on the priority-ranking system that will be used to select full-field open tournaments. The complete priority ranking system, in order of priority, can be found in the Priority Rankings under the Players tab.

Membership:
PGA TOUR members hail from around the globe. In 2018-19, there are 88 active international members from 25 countries outside the United States.