Born Rick Yutaka Fowler, American professional golfer playing on the PGA Tour, Rickie Fowler has a net worth of $15 million.
Born on December 13, 1988 in Murrieta, California, Rickie Fowler attended the Murrieta Valley High School and started playing golf all by himself. He participated and won the SW League finals during his senior year while also taking his side to the state finals in 2007. During his university degree at Oklahoma State University, he recorded his first collegiate victory to win the tournament with only a stroke with 203 (70-63-70) in October 2007.
Getting through the ranks in professional golf through amateur competitions, he already had won the Western Junior tournament in 2005 while being defeated in the US Amateur by the-then champion Richie Ramsay. He then participated in the 2007 Walker Cup representing his country and recorded a win. He was the Sunnehanna Amateur champion in 2008, and the runner up on the Eisenhower Trophy team while his last appearance in the Walker Cup in 2009 also ended with the first position.
Before he joined golf as his professional career, Rickie Fowler was placed at the number 1 position for a record breaking 36 weeks in 2007 and 2008. Rickie Fowler’s net worth started to rise with his professionalism in the game after he started with the Albertsons Boise Open. A year later he signed consecutive deals with Titleist and Rolex that brought in quick fortune.
Fowler started playing on the PGA tour and made appearances on the Justin Timberlake Shriners Hospitals for Children Open (finished 7th), Frys.com Open (finished second), and Waste Management Phoenix Open in 2010 (finished second). With an eye on the game, he was the captain of the US Ryder Cup team that made him the youngest player in US Ryder Cup of all time after Sergio Garcia for which he also won the title of Rookie of the Year.
He went on several other tours of professional golf and despite finishing 43rd in the FedEx Cup in 2011, he grabbed a whopping $132,000 bonus to see his net worth rise. In 2014, he was placed in the 10th spot on the world golf ranking for his performance at the PGA championship competing against the likes of Jack Nicklaus, Tiger Woods, etc.
Rickie Fowler’s net worth has seen no turning back as of now after he won the biggest tournament of his life in 2015: The Players Championship to answer critics about him being overrated. He also bagged the $1 million prize of the competition. He also rose to the 8th position in the world golf ranking.
He is also a member of the group ‘Golf Boys‘ which includes other fellow PGA Tour players Ben Crane, Bubba Watson and Hunter Mahan. With their youtube video “Oh Oh Oh” that was released in 2011, the group is paid $1,000 by the Farmers Insurance for every 100,000 views. Rickie Fowler also makes his net worth through commercials where he was first cast on ‘It’s Good to be Rickie‘ in 2012 while he was also features in the ESPN commercial ‘This is SportsCenter‘ in 2013.
Rickie Fowler is currently dating bikini model Alexis Randock.
Getting into the thick and thin of the game and critics, he has passed every hurdles in his path to join the ranks of the best golfers in the world. Rickie Fowler’s net worth is estimated to be $12 million as of today.
Quick Facts about Rickie Fowler
Full Name: Rick Yutaka Fowler
Height: 5 ft 8 in (1.75 m)
Weight: 150 lbs (68kg)
Date of Birth: December 13, 1988
Place of Birth: Murrieta, California
Education: Murrieta High School, Oklahoma State University
Marital status: Dating (Alexis Randock)
Rickie Fowler Zodiac/Astrological sign: Sagittarius