The following is a list of the prize money that doubles players can earn at the 2013 U.S. Open in tennis. A total of $32.2 million in total prize money is up for grabs at the 2013 U.S. Open, with $4.684 million of that prize money up for grabs for doubles players.
Total prize money at the 2013 U.S. Open is up nearly 40% from 2012. All prize money shown for doubles is per team, so you have to divide the money in half for each player's winnings.
The money is not cumulative, each team wins only the prize money shown for the round they advance to. You can see the total prize money for singles players here.
Prize money at 2013 U.S. Open in tennis for doubles players
- Winners - $460,000
Both the men's and women's winners in doubles at the 2013 U.S. Open will each earn $460,000 per team. That is $230,000 in earnings for each winning player.
- Runners-Up - $230,000
Each team that reaches the doubles finals but loses gets $230,000, or $115,000 per player.
- Semifinalists - $115,000
Semifinalist teams take home $115,000 total, or $57,500 per player.
- Quarter-finalists - $58,000
Quarter-finalists will earn $58,000 per team, or $29,000 per player at the 2013 U.S. Open in doubles play.
- Third Round - $30,000
Each doubles team that makes it to the third round will earn $30,000, or $15,000 per player.
- Second Round - $18,750
Each doubles team that makes it to the second round will earn $18,750, or $9,375 per player.
- First Round - $12,500
Just for showing up to play in the first round in doubles at the 2013 U.S. Open is worth $12,500 per team, or $6,250 per player.
Prize money at 2013 U.S. Open in tennis for Mixed Doubles players
As you can see, the prize money really takes a nosedive for mixed doubles players.
- Winners - $150,000
The winning mixed doubles team will earn $150,000, or $75,000 per player.
- Runners-Up - $70,000
The runners-up team will get $70,000, or $35,000 per player.
- Semifinalists - $30,000
Team making the semifinal in mixed doubles will each earn $30,000, or $15,000 per player.
- Quarterfinals - $15,000
Team advancing to the quarterfinals in mixed doubles each get $15,000, or $7,500 per player.
- Second Round - $10,000
Advancing to the second round is worth $10,000 per team, or $5,000 per player.
- First Round - $5,000
Just for showing up to play in the first round of the mixed doubles at the 2013 U.S. Open earns each team $5,000, or $2,500 per player.