Golfers Who Have Made the Most Money Without Winning

By Ryan Watson

Golf, like any sport, will always remember its winners best. But the sad truth is that for most of us we won’t see our names up in the lights as we grasp an oversized trophy or try on our new green jacket. Fortunately there are some pros who give us hope, players that earned millions of dollars while playing good golf but never quite making the breakthrough. The following are the richest golfers to never win on the PGA Tour.

Charlie Wi


Career Winnings: $10,380,938
Runners-up finishes: 5

Brett Quigley


Career Winnings: $11,058,693
Runners-up finishes: 5

Cameron Tringale


Career Winnings: $11,379,909
Runners-up finishes: 3

Graham DeLaet


Career Winnings: $11,524,216
Runners-up finishes: 3

Brendon de Jonge


Career Winnings: $12,317,386
Runners-up finishes: 2

Jason Kokrak


Career Winnings: $12,719,337
Runners-up finishes: 3

Jeff Overton


Career Winnings: $12,790,635
Runners-up finishes:4

Briny Baird


Career Winnings: $13,569,631
Runners-up finishes: 6

Brian Davis


Career Winnings: $13,430,209
Runners-up finishes: 5

About the Author

Ryan Watson is a freelance sportswriter and history professor. He has been an avid fan of golf since his father signed him up for golf camp as a young child. Ryan enjoys following the professional game and learning about new equipment and gadgets.