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Graeme McDowell Net Worth 2020: How Rich is the Irish Golfer?

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Graeme McDowell Net Worth 2020: How Rich is the Irish Golfer?

Graeme McDowell, popularly known as G-Mac is a professional golfer from North Ireland. He currently plays on the European Tour and the PGA Tour. As of 2020, Graeme McDowell net worth is estimated to be $40 million.

Family and Early Life

G-Mac was born on 30th July 1979, in Portrush, County Antrim in Northern Ireland to parents Ken and Marion McDowell. He also has two brothers named George and Gary in his family.

Regarding his personal life, he is married to Kristine Stape and they are blessed with two children named Will Edson and Vale Esme. He has another child from a past relationship.

McDowell was introduced to golf by his uncle Uel Loughery. Regarding his education, he attended Coleraine Academical Institution before proceeding to Queens University in Belfast where he studied engineering. He later transferred to the University of Alabama at Birmingham where he played his collegiate golf. He was a member of the British & Irish team which won the Walker Cup in 2001.

Career

 

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G-Mac started playing golf earlier in life. He played with Rathmore Golf Club at the age of 9 and at the age of 14 he played senior cup for the club. In his amateur career, he won 6 of his 12 college events and also won the Haskins Award. His amateur career was quite successful having six major wins before turning professional.

In 2005, he became part of both the PGA Tour and the European Tour. He was placed at the 50th place at the official world golf rankings and this allowed him to play in several golf events in the United States. He won the Celtic Manor Wales Open in 2010. This was his fifth win on the European Tour. He had his first win on the PGA Tour outside of his U.S Open win in March 2012. He was a runner-up with five strokes behind Tiger Woods at the Arnold Palmer Invitational.

G-Mac won $2.5 million in the 2015/2016 PGA Tour season and finished 27th in the FedEx Cup race on the season. In 2018 the European Ryder Cup captain named him as a vice-captain for the European team at the Ryder Cup and in September his team defeated the U.S team with 17.5 points to 10.5 at Le Golf National in Paris France. He won the Saudi International with a score of 12 under par. This placed him at the 47th place at the world golf rankings.

Graeme McDowell Net Worth

According to Celebrity Net Worth, Graeme McDowell has an estimated net worth of $40 million. He made his money from his career as a golf player. McDowell has won 11 events on the European Tour and 4 events on the PGA Tour. His career earnings according to CBS Sports is more than $35 million.

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