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What Is Phil Mickelson Net Worth? The professional golfer has a net worth of $300 million. There is a small group of players in the history of golf who have won three of the four majors. Phil Mickelson’s career earnings are over $800 million. He has earned up to $100 million in the past. Most of the money he has earned in recent years has come from endorsements.
|$50 Million Per Year
|Date of Birth
|Jun 16, 1970 (52 years old)
|Place of Birth
|6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
|Golfer, Athlete, Author
|United States of America
On June 16, 1970 Philip Alfred Mickelson was born. Philip Mickelson was a naval aviator. He was raised in San Diego and Phoenix. His style is similar to his father’s. This is the reason why he has a left-handed swing. He attended the University of San Diego High School.
Lefty received a full golf scholarship to Arizona State University and immediately excelled at the collegiate level. He was the Outstanding College Golfer of the year in 1991, 1992, and 1990 and won three NCAA individual championships. Lefty was the second collegiate golfer ever to earn first-team All-American honors four years in a row, and he won 16 tournaments over his collegiate career. June 1992 is when he graduated from college.
On and off the golf course, he’s had a lot of success. He was an amateur when he won the Northern Telecom Open. He became a pro after graduating from college, thanks to his 1991 Tucson victory. He did not win any of the majors from 1999 to 2003 but he did finish in the top ten in 17 of them. His first major championship victory was in 2004.
Lefty had two sports hernia surgeries in 2016 but made a quick recovery and finished T-21 at the CareerBuilder Challenge. He won the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am for the 44th time in his career. It made him the oldest winner of that event. He decided to skip the Waste Management Phoenix Open for the first time since 1989 to play in the Saudi International golf tournament. He finished third at the Saudi Arabian event.
He has four Major Championships, including the 2004 Masters, 2005 PGA Championship, 2006 Masters, and the 2010 Masters. He is one of the most popular professional golfer in the world.
Endorsements and Earnings
Over the course of his career, Phil Mickelson has earned over 100 million dollars in tournament prizes. His career earnings are more than $1 billion as of this writing. In the next paragraph, we will talk about the $200 million he earned from the Saudi-backed LIV league in June 2022.
He makes between $40 to $50 million a year, of which $10 million comes from salary and tournament winnings, and $50 million comes from endorsements. Tiger Woods has earned $110 million in career tournament winnings and is the second ranked golfer in all-time. He was third in tournament earnings behind Vijay Singh.
Mickelson’s endorsement deals are with KPMG, ExxonMobil, Titleist, Ford, Enbrel, Callaway, Amgen, Grayhawk, Rolex. After having been treated for psoriatic arthritis, Ronaldo began endorsing the drug, Enbrel. He had a long-term endorsement contract with Barclays, spanning 15 years. It was ended in 2016. In the same year, he was named by the SEC as a “relief defendant” in an insider trading case.
He was not charged with a crime Phil Mickelson earned over 40 million dollars from his salary and endorsements. He earned $50 million in June and June 2019. He won $9 million in the head to head match-up against Tiger Woods.
Saudi League Controversy and Payday
Phil was involved in a controversy over a golf league in Saudi Arabia. Phil brought up Saudi Arabia’s human rights record in an interview and also agreed that the new league presented a great business opportunity. Phil lost his sponsor in the wake of the interview.
The organizers of LIV were undeterred by the remarks. It was reported that Phil signed a $200 million contract to join the league.
In 1996 Amy was married to the golfer. They have three children together: Sophia Isabel and Evan Samuel were born in March and October of 2001, respectively.
In 1999 Phil and Amy paid over $1 million for a home. They sold this house for over $2 million.
For many years, Phil and his family lived in Rancho Santa Fe. The property they paid $6 million for in 2001 is 4.55-acre. It was put up for sale in 2008 for over $12 million. In January of 2015, they accepted $5.725 million.
Phil bought an undeveloped lot in Jupiter, Florida in January of 2020. Tiger Woods and Michael Jordan are near his neighbors.
Mickelson Private Golf
Phil and a group of investors own at least six golf courses in Arizona. For an annual fee, they offer private memberships.