Billy Horschel is an American Golf player who has a net worth of $20 million. He is best known for his win during the 2018 FedEx Cup after winning $11 million prize money. Horschel is a 6-time PGA Tour winner, 4-time All-American, three-time team honors, and SEC Player of the Year for the years 2007 and 2009.
His other biggest win was the 2014 BMW Championship. Horschel was listed as the World’s Highest-Paid Athlete by Forbes in 2015. Let us find out the professional golfer’s career highlights and how he spends his millions.
What is Billy Horschel’s Net Worth?
|Net Worth:||$20 Million|
|Age:||35 Years Old|
|Country:||United States of America|
|Born:||7 December 1986|
|Salary (Annual):||$2 Million+|
Horschel was born in Florida on December 7, 1986, to Billy Horschel Dr. and Kathy Horschel. He has two brothers who were also fond of playing sports. Horschel initially took up Baseball but got injured at the age of 14 which led him to choose Golf. It became his passion and wanted to play professional Golf since.
Horschel attended the University of Florida and earned a degree in Sports management. He got through the University with a scholarship where he played for the Florida Gator’s men’s golf team in National Collegiate Athletic Association.
He played from 2006 to 2009 and won three first-team honors, four All-Americans, and the Southeastern Conference Player of the Year in 2007 and 2009. Horschel even went to represent the U.S on two occasions at the Palmer Cup in 2007 and 2008. He also won the prestigious Walker Cup.
He individually won medalist honors at the 2006 U.S Amateur at the Hazeltine National Gold Club in Chaska, Minnesota. He made a record for opening the game and held a USGA record. Horschel however could not make it to the 2006 U.S Open.
Billy Horschel Net Worth Growth
|Net Worth In 2023:||$20 Million|
|Net Worth In 2022:||$18 Million|
|Net Worth In 2021:||$15 Million|
|Net Worth In 2020:||$12 Million|
|Net Worth In 2019:||$10 Million|
Horschel’s full-time professional career began in 2009 and got a qualifying card to play on the PGA Tour. He however did not win any of the games due to his wrist injury.
Horschel went on to play for Mayakoba Golf Classic and True South Classic but did not complete them successfully. His best game was in 2012’s Web.com Tour in which he completed the 4th place at the Stadion Classic, UGA.
He once again qualified for the PGA Tour in 2013 and made the cut in every season from this. He consecutively scored in the top-10 finishes and had his breakthrough win at the 2013’s Zurich Classic of New Orleans.
His win moved him to the third in FedEx Standings and 49th in the Official World Golf Ranking. In 2013, Horschel made it to the PGA Championship, The Players Championship, WGC-Bridgestone Invitational, and the Master’s Tournament 2014.
His ranking landed him the U.S Open but however missed the cut for the Players Championship. He led a lead jointly with Phil Mickelson at the U.S Open. He moved to the 34th in World Rankings and also got a 4th in the FedEx Cup Standings.
He won at the 2014 BMW Championship and moved 23rd in World rankings which were followed by another win in the Tour Championship winning the FedEx Cup. This moved Horschel to the 14th in Official World Golf Rankings.
Horschel won the AT&T Bryon Nelson in May 2017 defeating Jason Day and won the Zurich Classic of New Orleans in April 2018 defeating Scottie Piercy. In 2021, he won the WGC-Dell Technologies Match Play, which was his first World Championship Victory defeating Scottie Scheffler.
He also won the BMW PGA Championship which was his second-European Tour victory. The following year, 2022, he won the Jack Nicklaus’s Memorial Tournament in Dublin, Ohio. This was his 7th PGA Tour Title and one of his most victorious tournaments.
Horschel got married to Brittany Nelson in 2010. The couple has three children together and got acquainted while studying at the University of Florida. Brittany too played Golf at the university but gave up due to an injury.
Apart from playing Golf, Horschel occasionally enjoys snowboarding. He also keeps up with Baseball and supports Boston Red in Major League Baseball, as well as New England Patriots and Jacksonville Jaguars.
As of 2023, Billy Horschel’s net worth is estimated to be $20 million. He has earned $890,000 for every Championship tournament. He earns around $1.2 million monthly and has amassed a total of $31 million throughout his career. Brands such as Lexus, Ralph Lauren, Zurich Insurance, Arccos, Titleist, and Ping are some of the companies that are part of his chosen endorsements.