US Open Tennis Prize Money

In 2022, the prize money for the US Open Tennis Tournament will total over $60 million dollars which is greater than the $57,462,000 that was awarded to players for the 2021 tournament in New York.

The winners of the Men’s and Women’s US Open Singles Titles in 2022 will receive prize money totaling $2.6 million dollars each (2021: $2.5 million) with players who finish in 2nd place receiving $1.3 million dollars each (2021: $1.25 million).

Below you will find tables detailing a breakdown per round of the prize money awarded to players in the Singles and Doubles events at the last two US Opens (2022 and 2021).

US Open Tennis Prize Money

US Open Men’s and Women’s Singles Prize Money (By Round)

Prize Money for the 2022 US Open has increased by between 4% and 7% at all levels when compared with the 2021 singles tournament.

Round2022 Prize Money2021 Prize Money$ Change% Change
Winner$2,600,000$2,500,000$100,0004.00%
Runner Up$1,300,000$1,250,000$50,0004.00%
Semifinals$705,000$675,000$30,0004.44%
Quarterfinals$445,000$425,000$20,0004.71%
4th Round$278,000$265,000$13,0004.91%
3rd Round$188,000$180,000$8,0004.44%
2nd Round$121,000$115,000$6,0005.22%
1st Round$80,000$75,000$5,0006.67%

US Open Men’s and Women’s Singles Qualifying Prize Money

Players losing in the first round of qualifying will receive $21,100 in prize money, with players losing in the second round receiving $33,600, and players losing in the third round of qualifying receiving $44,000.

Round2022 Prize Money
Q3$44,000
Q2$33,600
Q1$21,100

US Open Men’s and Women’s Doubles Prize Money

The Prize Money for the Men’s and Women’s Doubles tournaments in 2022 will increase by between 4% and 7% with the winning teams in 2022 receiving $688,000 in prize money.

Round2022 Prize Money2021 Prize Money$ Change% Change
Winner$688,000$660,000$28,0004.24%
Runner Up$344,000$330,000$14,0004.24%
Semifinals$172,000$164,000$8,0004.88%
Quarterfinals$97,500$93,000$4,5004.84%
3rd Round$56,400$54,000$2,4004.44%
2nd Round$35,800$34,000$1,8005.29%
1st Round$21,300$20,000$1,3006.50%

US Open Mixed Doubles Prize Money

Similar to the singles and doubles events, prize money for the 2022 mixed doubles competition increased by between 1.5% and 6.5%.

Round2022 Prize Money2021 Prize Money$ Change% Change
Winner$163,000$160,000$3,0001.88%
Runner Up$81,500$78,000$3,5004.49%
Semifinals$42,000$40,000$2,0005.00%
Quarterfinals$23,200$22,000$1,2005.45%
2nd Round$14,200$13,400$8005.97%
1st Round$8,300$7,800$5006.41%

How Much Prize Money has Roger Federer won at the US Open?

Roger Federer has competed in a total of 19 US Opens where he has won a total of $13,238,750 in prize money.

YearPrize MoneySingles Performance
2019$500,000Quarterfinals
2018$266,000Round of 16
2017$470,000Quarterfinals
2016N/AN/A
2015$1,600,000Final
2014$792,500Semifinals
2013$165,000Round of 16
2012$237,500Quarterfinals
2011$450,000Semifinals
2010$525,000Semifinals
2009$800,000Final
2008$1,500,000Winner
2007$2,400,000Winner
2006$1,200,000Winner
2005$1,100,000Winner
2004$1,000,000Winner
2003$65,000Round of 16
2002*$69,250Round of 16
2001$56,000Round of 16
2000*$42,500Round of 32
Total$13,238,750

*Includes prize money won in men’s doubles event in 2000 and 2002.

US Open Tennis Prize Money FAQ

What is the prize money for winning US Open Tennis Grand Slam?

The Winners of the singles events at the 2022 US Open will win prize money totaling $2,600,000.

The Winners of the doubles events at the 2022 US Open will win prize money of $688,000 while the prize money to be awarded to the winners of the mixed doubles event has not been announced yet.

Does the US Open pay equal Prize Money to Men and Women?

Yes, the US Open has paid equal prize money for the men’s and women’s events since 1973.

Do junior US Open players win prize money?

No, like all junior tournaments, no prize money is paid to players.