Learn all the net worth details you need to know about the American professional golfer Bubba Watson.
PGA Tour golfer Bubba Watson is one of the biggest names in the sport. Being one of the few left-handed golfers available, his career boasts numerous victories in major tournaments, including his win at the Masters Tournament in 2012 and 2014. Regarding his reputation, he reached a career-high rank of 2 in the Official World Golf Ranking in February 2015.
As one of the high-profile professional golfers in the world, Watson's financial status often gets attention from many people. Below, we take a look at the details of his net worth and earnings over the years.
What is Bubba Watson's Net Worth?
According to Celebrity Net Worth, Bubba Watson possesses an estimated net worth of $30 million as of June 2021. He made almost all amount of this fortune through his career as a professional golfer.
Bubba Watson's estimated net worth as of June 2021 is $30 million. Source: GOLF
Watson's professional career as a golfer began in 2003. He earned an approximate amount of $1 million during his rookie year. Since then, he's made a total of $24 million in tournament earnings to date. He joined the Nationwide Tour as a beginner and played there until 2005.
In 2006, Watson played at the PGA tour, having qualified the previous year. He finished the tour in driving distance at 319.6 yards. He played at the 2007 U.S. open and finished in a tie for fifth.
Bubba Watson's first PGA Tour victory came on June 27, 2010, in Cromwell, Connecticut, at the Travelers Championship on the second hole of a sudden-death playoff. In January 2011, he won the PGA Tour event for the second time.
Bubba Watson Performed Well in the Masters Tournaments
Watson's first major championship win came in 2012 at the Masters Tournament. This propelled him to number 4 in the world rankings. On April 13, 2014, he won his second Masters Tournament title.
Watson won his first Masters Tournament in 2012. Source: Augusta
Watson not only solidified his reputation by winning Masters two times but also bagged quite a lot of money. He took home $1.6 million as a winning payout for the 2014 Masters Tournament.
In 2017, Watson did not win any tournaments but managed five top-ten finishes. Still, he succeeded in making more than $1.3 million in tour earnings.
In March 2018, he won his eleventh tour by playing at the WGC-Dell Match Play event in Austin, Texas, and earned a winner's share of $1.7 million. In June 2018, he won the Travelers Championship at TPC River Highlands and made $1.26 million.
Bubba Watson Sold His Home in Isleworth for $4.2 million in 2016
Bubba Watson sold his lakefront house in Isleworth, Florida, for $4.2 million in 2016. Source: American Luxury
The half-acre property was previously owned by the famous golf legend Tiger Woods. Watson bought the house in 2013 and had it completely remodeled. The house spread over 8,000 square feet of living space includes a foyer entry, a two-story living room, a formal dining room, an office, and a family room.