The following lists the prize money up for grabs for professional golfers at the 2014 Farmers Insurance Open, which will be played from Thursday, January 23, 2014 to Sunday, January 26, 2014, at Torrey Pines Golf Course in La Jolla, California.
The golf season is still very young in 2014, and the Farmers Insurance Open is usually the first PGA golf tournament that starts to draw in the big names each season. Tiger Woods played at and won the Farmers Insurance Open in 2013.
Torrey Pines Golf Course is located near San Diego. The golf course is actually owned by the city of San Diego, and Phil Mickelson does not live far away. So Phil Mickelson is basically playing in his backyard at the Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines.
Tiger Woods has won at Torrey Pines a record seven times, while Phil Mickelson has won at Torrey Pines three times. Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson are one-two in terms of total wins at Torrey Pines.
Golf prize money up for grabs at 2014 Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines
The total purse money up for grabs at the 2014 Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines is $6.1 million, the same as in 2013. Due to ties, it is impossible to list the prize money for each spot beyond the winner with total accuracy for the 2014 Farmers Insurance Open, so the winner's money shown here is what the winner will actually get. The rest of the prize money shown is estimated based upon last year's payouts.
- Winner - $1.098 million
The winner of the 2014 Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines will earn $1.098 million. That is the same total Tiger Woods won for winning the tournament in 2013.
- Second Place - $650,000 (estimate)
Brandt Snedeker and Josh Teater split $1.074 million last year when they tied for second.
- Third Place - $430,000 (estimate)
- Fourth Place - 322,000 (estimate)
Nick Watney and Jimmy Walker split $537,000 when they tied for fourth place last year.
- Fifth Place - $215,000 (estimate)