Justin Thomas

by John Max 20 Oct,2018
Justin Thomas
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Personal Info
  • Birth Name Justin Louis Thomas
  • Birth Place Louisville, Kentucky
  • Father Mike Thomas
  • Mother Jani Thomas
  • Net Worth $30 million
  • Nationality American
  • University attended University of Alabama
  • School attended St. Xavier High School

Justin Thomas is an American professional golfer who plays on the PGA Tour and is a former World Number One. In his breakout year of 2017, he won four PGA Tour events which included the PGA Championship as well as the FedEx Cup Championship.

Justin Thomas is engaged to his girlfriend, Jillian Wisniewski whom he has been dating for two years now. His net worth at present is estimated to be more than $30 million.

Net worth and Earnings from Golf

Thomas' net worth at present is estimated to be more than $30 million. His earnings from all his title victories are reported to be $45,328,514 (as of Feb 2022) which includes the $10 million bonus for winning the FedEx Cup. He earned more than $5 million in 2019 while Brooks Koepka earned the most with more than $9 million.

Justin Thomas posing in front of his Expensive car SOURCE: [email protected]

In 2018, he was the fifth highest-earning golfer with around $26 million earnings. 

Furthermore, he adds a tremendous sum to his net worth through various endorsement deals with various brands including NetJets, FootJoy, Beats Electronics, Titleist, Citigroup, and Ralph Lauren. 

Justin Thomas Girlfriend and Relationship

Justin Thomas is engaged to his long-time girlfriend, Jillian Wisniewski. The two have been dating since 2016. His lady, Wisniewski is Production Business Manager by profession and works at McGarry Bowen. 

Justin Thomas with his girlfriend Jillian Wisniewski SOURCE: Golf Monthly

His girlfriend is a Bachelor of Arts graduate in Journalism from the University of Kentucky.

She has been seen to attend many of Thomas' games to support him. The two have not married and there is no news of them being engaged either. There is good speculation of Jillian becoming his future wife. 

Justin Thomas Bio and Early Life

Justin Louis Thomas was born on April 29, 1993, in Louisville, Kentucky to parents Jani Thomas and Mike Thomas. For his high school education, he attended the St. Xavier High School where he graduated from in 2011. He is the third younger player to make the cut in a PGA Tour event at 16 years, 3 months and 24 days.

For further studies, Thomas attended the University of Alabama where he continued to play golf. In his freshman year of 2012, he won the Haskins Award as the most outstanding collegiate golfer. He was a member of the 2013 national championship team.

Professional Life of Justin Thomas

Justin Thomas started his professional journey in 2013. It was in 2014 that he got to win his first professional event at the Children's Hospital Championships. Finishing fifth in the 2014 Web.com Tour regular season, and third after the Web.com Tour Finals, he earned a spot for himself for the 2015 PGA Tour. He finished 32nd at the PGA Tour's FedEx Cup and lost the Rookie of the Year award to Daniel Berger.

Thomas' first PGA Tour victory came on November 1, 2015, winning PGA Tour's FedEx Cup the CIMB Classic defeating Adam Scott with the swing of a single stroke. In the following year of 2016, he was able to hold on to his title as his second tour win. His third PGA Tour win was in January 2017 when he won the SBS Tournament of Champions. In August of 2017, Thomas won his first major by winning the 2017 PGA Championship.

Justin Thomas became the fourth golfer to win five times, including a major, in a PGA Tour season before his 25th birthday joining with golf legends Jack Nicklaus, Tiger Woods, and Jordan Spieth. He also became the FedEx Cup Champion on September 24, 2017.

Defeating Marc Leishman with a birdie on the second extra hole of a sudden-death playoff, Thomas won the third event of the 2017-2018 season, the CJ Cup in South Korea. It was his seventh win on the PGA Tour. His eighth win came in February 2018 at the Honda Classic in Palm Beach Gardens. He defeated Luke List in the playoff to win the tournament. The win made his rank go up to the number three spot in world rankings.

Justin Thomas struggled to climb the top of the rank. He was able to replace Dustin Johnson and reach the rank height of world number one golfer after the 2018 Players Championship. However, he was not able to hold on to the ranks for long as Johnson took back the spot by winning the FedEx St. Jude Classic four weeks later.

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