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Masters 2012 Purse: Bubba Watson Takes Home $1.4 Million For Tournament Win

By winning the 2012 Masters Tournament, Bubba Watson not only takes home the green jacket but also pockets $1.44 million in prize money for his efforts. The 2012 Masters featured a purse of $8 million dollars that was split up to where the top 20 players earned at least $100,000.

Runner-up Louis Oosthuizen might be disappointed with his second place finish but he takes home $864,000. Four players tied for third place including former Georgia Tech alum Matt Kuchar and Phil Mickelson who all take home $284,000.

Here is a look at the unofficial results for the Top 10 money winners at the 2012 Masters:

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

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Photographs by coka_koehler used in background montage under Creative Commons. Thank you.