Lexi Thompson

Lexi Thompson 2022: Net Worth, Salary, and Endorsements

Lexi Thompson is currently one of the most popular golfers in the world. Thompson turned pro in 2010 and ever since then has been a mainstay in every major tournament. While she has a plethora of records in her name, her feat of becoming the youngest golfer ever to play in the U.S. Women’s Open is remarkable. She was a 12-year-old at the time.

Currently, she sits at 12 in the women’s world rankings. However, her highest ranking came when she ended the year 2015 at #4.

NAPLES, FL - NOVEMBER 18: Lexi Thompson poses for a photo with the CME Group Tour Championship trophy at Tiburon Golf Club on November 18, 2018 in Naples, Florida. (Photo by Michael Reaves/Getty Images)

Lexi Thompson Early Life

Thompson was born in Coral Springs, Florida, on the 10th of February 1995. Thompson was interested in golf from a young age and eventually gained popularity when she made her U.S. Open debut at the age of 12.

Lexi Thompson Net Worth

Per Celebrity Net Worth, Thompson’s net worth is about $2 million. Most of which she has accumulated through her career earnings and her endorsement deals. Her career earnings are $11,713,250 per the LPGA website.

Golf - AIG Women's Open - Carnoustie, Scotland, Britain - August 21, 2021 Lexi Thompson of the U.S. reacts during the third round Action Images via Reuters/Craig Brough

Lexi Thompson Family and Education

Thompson is now known as Lexi Thompson, however, her birth name is Alexis. Lexi’s parents are Judy and Scott Thompson, and she has two siblings, Curtis and Nicholas Thompson, both of whom are golfers as well.

Thompson is unmarried, and there is no information available on her dating life. When it comes to education, Thompson was home-schooled as a child. However, the professional golfer is now a graduate.

Lexi Thompson Amateur Career

Thompson first gained popularity at the age of 12 as she qualified for the 2007 Women’s U.S. Open.
She was then the youngest qualifier in championship history. However, Thompson was surpassed in 2014 by Lucy Li.

The major highlights of Thompson’s Amateur career included winning the 2008 U.S. Girls’ Junior and representing the USA in the 2010 Curtis Cup.

Lexi Thompson Professional Career

Lexi Thompson's professional career began at the age of 15 in 2010. Just a year after her pro debut, she won an LPGA event- Navistar LPGA Classic, becoming the youngest female player to achieve this feat. Lydia Ko later broke this record.

Tokyo 2020 Olympics - Golf - Women's Individual - Final - Round 1 - Kasumigaseki Country Club - Kawagoe, Saitama, Japan - August 4, 2021. Lexi Thompson of the United States looks on. REUTERS/Toby Melville

Since then Thompson has gone on to have a great career. She won the Dubai Ladies Mater event on the Ladies European Tour on December 17, 2011. With this victory, she became the youngest professional winner.

In 2021, Thompson competed and led the U.S. Women’s Open going into the last round. Eventually, though, she missed out on reaching the play-offs.

Lexi Thompson Major Championship

Thompson was playing great golf throughout the early 2010s and was one of the best in the world. In 2014, Thompson won the Kraft Nabisco Championship, which was her first Major Championship won and her fourth career LPGA win.

Lexi Thompson LPGA Tour career

Since going PRO in 2010, Thompson has competed in a plethora of events. She has 11 victories on the LPGA tour which include one Major Championship. While Thompson’s first victory came at the 2011 Navistar LPGA classic, her latest triumph came at the ShopRite LPGA Classic on June 9, 2019.

Lexi Thompson Professional Record

At this time, Thompson has a total of 11 wins on the LPGA Tour including one Major win. She has a driving accuracy of 71.02% in 2021.

Number of Wins by tour

LPGA Tour - 11
Ladies European Tour - 1
LPGA of Japan Tour - 1
Other -1

Best Results in LPGA major championships

ANA Inspiration - Won 2014
Women’s PGA Championship - 3rd: 2015
U.S. Women’s Open - T2: 2019
Women’s British Open - T8: 2016
Evian Championship - 2nd: 2015

Lexi Thompson U.S. National Team Appearance

As an amateur, Thompson has 3 appearances for the U.S. National team.
Junior Ryder Cup 2008 (Winner),
Junior Solheim Cup 2009 (Winner),
Curtis Cup 2010 (Winners)

Tokyo 2020 Olympics - Golf - Women's Individual - Final - Round 1 - Kasumigaseki Country Club - Kawagoe, Saitama, Japan - August 4, 2021. Lexi Thompson of the United States reacts. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

Meanwhile, as a professional, she has multiple appearances for the National Team.

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Solheim Cup: 2013, 2015 (Winner), 2017 (Winner), 2019, 2021
International Crown: 2014, 2016 (Winners), 2018

How to contact Lexi Thompson?

Lexi Thompson Instagram: #LEXITHOMPSON

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Lexi Thompson Twitter: @LEXI

Full NameAlexis Noel Thompson
Nick NameLexi
Age26 years
DOB10 February 1995
ResidencyCoral Springs, Florida
NationalityAmerican
SpouseN/A
ChildrenN/A
CollegeN/A
Height1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Weight158.73 lbs
Professional Wins11 wins (1 major)
Highest Ranking4

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