The following is a list of the prize money up for grabs for tennis players in singles play at Wimbledon in 2014, which is taking place from Monday, June 23rd to Sunday July 6th, 2014 on the grass courts at the All England Club in London, England.
Wimbledon is one of the four major tennis tournaments played annually, and every single tennis player would love to win Wimbledon. As you will see below, in addition to being a very prestigious tennis tournament to win, players who do well at Wimbledon will also make very substantial amounts of money.
The prize money at Wimbledon is the same for men and women tennis players in singles play. All money shown is not cumulative, players only earn the amounts shown for the last round they advance to.
All money shown has also been converted from pounds to dollars at the current rate of 1.70. As you will also see below, Wimbledon has increased the prize money for singles players pretty substantially this year.
Tennis prize money up for grabs for singles players at Wimbledon in 2014
- Winners - $2.994 million
The 2014 Wimbledon men's and women's winners in singles play will each $2.994 million. That is up 10% from the $2.721 million that Andy Murray and Marion Bartoli each earned when they won Wimbledon in 2013.
- Runners-up - $1.497 million
The 2014 Wimbledon runners-up in singles play will each earn $1.497 million. That is also up 10% from the $1.36 million that Novak Djokovic and Sabine Lisicki each earned last year as runners-up in singles play at Wimbledon.
- Semifinalists - $748,392
Players who reach the semifinals in 2014 will each earn $748,392. Up 10% from the $680,356 that semifinalists earned in 2014 at Wimbledon.
- Quarter-finalists - $384,401
Players who reach the quarters in singles play at Wimbledon in 2014 will each earn $384,401. Up 10.2% from the $348,683 quarter-finalists earned here last year.
- Fourth Round - $199,004
Players reaching the fourth round will each earn $199,004 in 2014. That is up 11.4% from the $178,594 that fourth round losers earned at Wimbledon in 2013.
- Third Round - $120,763
Third round losers will each take home $120,763. Up 12.7% from the $107,156 that third round losers earned at Wimbledon last year.
- Second Round - $73,138
Making it to the second round at Wimbledon in 2014 in singles play is worth at least $73,138 for each player. That is up 13.2% from the $64,634 second round losers earned last year.
- First Round - $45,924
Just for showing up in the first round players will each earn at least $45,924. That is up 14.9% from what first round losers earned last year.
Wimbledon 2014 prize money for qualifiers in singles play
- First round losers - $5,741
Players who just show up and lose in the first round of the qualifiers in singles play at Wimbledon in 2014 will each earn $5,741. That's up 12.5% from $5,103 last year.
- Second round losers - $11,481
Players who advance to the second round in qualifiers and lose will each earn $11,481. Up 12.5% from $10,205 last year.
- Third round losers - $22,962
Players who advance to the third round in qualifiers but lose will each earn $22,962. Up 12.5% from $20,411 last year.
Players who win in the third round of the qualifiers are each guaranteed to earn at least $45,924, the amount players earn for losing in the first round of the main tournament in singles play at Wimbledon in 2014.