Jason Day net worth: Australian professional golfer and PGA Tour member, Jason Day has a net worth of $20 million.
Born on November 12, 1987 in Beaudesert, Queensland, he was enrolled as a junior member to Beaudesert Golf Club in his sixth birthday and was allowed to play six holes a day as a junior. He attended Kooralbyn International School and took golf course there. He then went to Hills International College and took golf lessons at the Golf Academy and that was when he read about Tiger Woods and was inspired at golf.
Jason Day won the Australian Junior Order of Merit as an amateur and stood seventh at the Queensland Open. He also won the Australian Boys’ Amateur in 2004 and went to United States where he won Callaway World Junior Championship. He also became the member of Golf Australia National Squad and started his professional career in 2006.
As a professional, Day signed with TaylorMade and Adidas and started playing PGA Tour events through the sponsors’ exemptions. He finished 11th at the Reno-Tahoe Open and won $160,000 while also qualifying for the Q-School where he entered to the finals. He failed to earn the 2007 PGA Tour card but went on the Nationwide Tour for 2007 that he won becoming the youngest player to win any of the PGA Tour’s three tours.
Day is also the youngest Australian to have won the HP Byron Nelson Championship while his major championship win came at the 2010 Open Championship. He made his first PGA Championship appearance in 2010 while he also played FedEx Cup, and ranked 21st on the PGA Tour money list in 2010. Jason Day won his first World Golf Championship in 2014 at the WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship while it was in 2015 where he won his third PGA Tour even for the third time with the Farmers Insurance Open. He moved to fourth in the world ranking then.
Jason Day won the 2015 PGA Championship going on to play five under par final round and prevented Jordon Speith from his third championship of the season. Married to Ellie Harvey in 2009, the couple has a son and they currently live a lavishing life with Day’s net worth of $20 million.
Quick facts about Jason Day
Full Name: Jason Day
Profession: Professional Golfer
Height: 5′ 11″ (1.82 m)
Weight: 165 lb (75 kg)
Date of Birth: November 12, 1987
Place of Birth: Beaudesert, Queensland, Australia
Education: Hills International College
Marital status: Married (Ellie Harvey)
Astrological sign: Scorpio