How much does Tiger Woods earn per shot?

<div class="article"><p><strong>How much does Tiger Woods earn per shot?</strong></p><p>Using the official Tour statistics, we have reconstituted Tiger's entire professional career on the PGA Tour to show his prize money earnings and number of strokes played.</p><p>Although hobbling on one leg for much of a short and painful season in 2008, he managed to limp away with a cool $4,191 for every shot hit, whether it was a 300+ yard drive or a 3 inch tap in. His career average is a more modest $1,494 per shot, that's $103,414 per round - and he doesn't even have to buy his own golf balls...</p><div class="golfing_terms"><div class="table-responsive"><table class="tours"> <tr> <td width="50">Year</td> <td width="100">Total prize money<sup>(1)</sup> </td> <td width="70">Rounds </td> <td width="80">Shots </td> <td width="70">Stroke average </td> <td width="80">Money per shot </td> </tr> <tr> <td>Total </td> <td>$92,862,539 </td> <td>898 </td> <td>62 152 </td> <td>69,21 </td> <td>$1 494,12 </td> </tr> <tr> <td>2010 </td> <td></td> <td></td> <td></td> <td></td> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td>2009 </td> <td>$10,508,163 </td> <td>62 </td> <td>4 268 </td> <td>68.84 </td> <td>$2,462.08 </td> </tr> <tr> <td>2008 </td> <td>$5,775,000 </td> <td>20 </td> <td>1 378 </td> <td>68.90 </td> <td>$4,190.86 </td> </tr> <tr> <td>2007 </td> <td>$10,867,052 </td> <td>60 </td> <td>4 146 </td> <td>69.10 </td> <td>$2,621.09 </td> </tr> <tr> <td>2006 </td> <td>$9,941,563 </td> <td>52 </td> <td>3 574 </td> <td>68.73 </td> <td>$2,781.63 </td> </tr> <tr> <td>2005 </td> <td>$10,628,024 </td> <td>74 </td> <td>5 114 </td> <td><p>69.11 </p> </td> <td>$2,078.22 </td> </tr> <tr> <td>2004 </td> <td>$5,365,472 </td> <td>72 </td> <td>5 017 </td> <td>69.68 </td> <td>$1,069.46 </td> </tr> <tr> <td>2003 </td> <td>$6,673,413 </td> <td>68 </td> <td>4 718 </td> <td>69.38 </td> <td>$1,414.46 </td> </tr> <tr> <td>2002 </td> <td>$6,912,625 </td> <td>68 </td> <td>4 692 </td> <td>69.00 </td> <td>$1,473.28 </td> </tr> <tr> <td>2001 </td> <td>$5,687,777 </td> <td>76 </td> <td>5 234 </td> <td>68.87 </td> <td>$1,086.70 </td> </tr> <tr> <td>2000 </td> <td>$9,188,321 </td> <td>76 </td> <td>5 181 </td> <td>68.17 </td> <td>$1,773.46 </td> </tr> <tr> <td>1999 </td> <td>$6,616,585 </td> <td>75 </td> <td>5 217 </td> <td>69.56 </td> <td>$1,268.27 </td> </tr> <tr> <td>1998 </td> <td>$1,841,117 </td> <td>73 </td> <td>5 117 </td> <td>70.10 </td> <td>$359.80 </td> </tr> <tr> <td>1997 </td> <td>$2,066,833 </td> <td>81 </td> <td>5 650 </td> <td>69.75 </td> <td>$365.81 </td> </tr> <tr> <td>1996 </td> <td>$790,594 </td> <td>41 </td> <td>2 846 </td> <td>69.41 </td> <td>$277.79 </td> </tr> <tr> <td colspan="6" class="utilsText"><sup>(1)</sup> Note: these figures are regular tournament prize money only and do not include Tiger's FedEx Cup bonus earnings in 2007-9. If these are factored in, he earned:<br /> - $5,033 per shot in 2007, equivalent to $347,784 per round that year <br /> - $4,270 per shot in 2008<br /> - $4,805 per shot in 2009<br /> and $1,818 over his whole career. </td> </tr> </table></div></div><p>Find more Tiger Woods statistics <a href="/tours/records/tiger_woods.html" class="Normal_Link">here</a>.</p><p>November 2010</p><p><img src="" width="494" height="20" /></p></div>