2012 Masters Purse: Bubba Watson Earns Over $1.4 Million For Winning Tournament

Bubba Watson missed a couple of opportunities to claim the 2012 Masters late on Sunday, but he did eventually beat Louis Oosthuizen on the second playoff hole to capture his first green jacket. The victory earned him well over $1 million, while Oosthuizen picked up $864,000. Unofficially, here is the earnings breakdown for the golfers who finished in the top 10:

1st: Bubba Watson, $1,440,000
2nd, Louis Oosthuizen $864,000
T-3rd, Lee Westwood, $284,000
T-3rd, Matt Kuchar, $284,000
T-3rd, Peter Hanson, $284,000
T-3rd, Phil Mickelson, $284,000
7th, Ian Poulter, $268,0000
T-8, Adam Scott, $244,000
T-8, Padraig Harrington, $244,000
T-8, Justin Rose, $244,000

Related: Masters 2012 Recap: Watson Knocks Off Oosthuizen In Playoff

Watson won the 2012 Masters on the second playoff hole, which was played at No. 10.

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