This list represents the top players in eSports who won the most prize money based on information published on the internet. Prize money from tournaments awarding a minimum of $1 million is excluded from this listing. Sources include news articles, forum posts, live report threads, interviews, official statements, reliable databases, VODs and other publicly-accessable sources that preserve "historical" information.

Highest Overall Earnings (Excluding Million Dollar Tournaments)



 Player IDPlayer NameTotal (Overall)Highest Paying GameTotal (Game)% of Total
1.Korea, Republic of JaedongLee, Jae Dong$628,400.35|StarCraft: Brood War$403,566.8264.22%
2.Korea, Republic of FlashLee, Young Ho$614,383.28|StarCraft: Brood War$518,894.9484.46%
3.Korea, Republic of MaruCho, Sung Choo$591,249.10|StarCraft II$591,249.10100.00%
4.Sweden f0restPatrik Lindberg$559,037.57|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$398,800.9471.34%
5.Germany KuroKyKuro Takhasomi$558,167.43|Dota 2$3,625,554.41649.55%
6.Korea, Republic of RogueLee, Byung Ryul$553,683.44|StarCraft II$553,683.44100.00%
7.Korea, Republic of sOsKim, Yoo Jin$534,450.72|StarCraft II$534,000.2799.92%
8.Brazil FalleNGabriel Toledo$514,389.64|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$761,562.50148.05%
9.Korea, Republic of MoonJang, Jae Ho$509,145.31|WarCraft III$481,392.3194.55%
10.Korea, Republic of MCJang, Min Chul$506,725.69|StarCraft II$506,645.4299.98%
11.Korea, Republic of TYJun, Tae Yang$506,380.79|StarCraft II$498,306.1298.41%
12.Brazil ferFernando Alvarenga$504,817.48|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$758,662.50150.28%
13.Poland neoFilip Kubski$503,560.33|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$560,628.17111.33%
14.Korea, Republic of INnoVationLee, Shin Hyung$495,523.77|StarCraft II$492,026.0799.29%
15.Brazil coldzeraMarcelo David$494,923.42|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$749,673.42151.47%
16.Brazil TACOEpitacio Pessoa$486,831.85|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$741,581.85152.33%
17.Denmark karriganFinn Andersen$479,504.41|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$625,577.35130.46%
18.Korea, Republic of LifeLee, Seung Hyun$475,900.67|StarCraft II$475,900.67100.00%
19.Canada ArteezyArtour Babaev$474,339.89|Dota 2$1,280,767.01270.01%
20.Sweden GeT_RiGhTChristopher Alesund$473,864.82|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$402,483.3684.94%
21.Denmark Xyp9xAndreas Højsleth$473,615.14|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$673,921.90142.29%
22.Poland TaZWiktor Wojtas$471,982.52|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$530,850.36112.47%
23.Denmark dupreehPeter Rasmussen$469,606.08|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$671,522.74143.00%
24.Sweden olofmeisterOlof Kajbjer$467,269.01|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$672,928.19144.01%
25.United States Fatal1tyJohnathan Wendel$458,089.23|Painkiller$240,550.0052.51%
26.Sweden flushaRobin Rönnquist$457,852.28|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$689,602.28150.62%
27.Korea, Republic of PoltChoi, Sung Hoon$451,599.10|StarCraft II$451,599.10100.00%
28.Sweden s4Gustav Magnusson$450,231.76|Dota 2$1,606,918.51356.91%
29.United States SonicFoxDominique Mclean$449,342.20|Mortal Kombat X$253,343.6056.38%
30.Sweden JWJesper Wecksell$442,394.01|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$674,144.01152.39%
31.Denmark dev1ceNicolai Reedtz$438,229.31|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$639,023.21145.82%
32.China FaithZeng, Hongda$434,756.14|Dota 2$1,682,437.32386.98%
33.Korea, Republic of LynPark, Joon$430,681.47|WarCraft III$397,727.3892.35%
34.Sweden XiztRichard Landström$427,130.23|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$422,939.0799.02%
35.Korea, Republic of DarkPark, Ryung Woo$413,707.14|StarCraft II$413,707.14100.00%
36.Estonia PuppeyClement Ivanov$412,605.91|Dota 2$1,699,091.37411.80%
37.Slovakia GuardiaNLadislav Kovács$410,387.58|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$598,287.47145.79%
38.Korea, Republic of MvpJung, Jong Hyun$408,891.74|StarCraft II$404,265.4298.87%
39.Korea, Republic of MMAMoon, Sung Won$404,009.87|StarCraft II$404,009.87100.00%
40.United States UNiVeRsESaahil Arora$402,738.66|Dota 2$2,984,603.47741.08%
41.Sweden KRiMZFreddy Johansson$402,206.67|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$652,206.67162.16%
42.Poland pashaBicepsJarosław Jarząbkowski$400,199.28|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$554,124.38138.46%
43.France NBKNathan Schmitt$398,862.49|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$571,070.43143.17%
44.Korea, Republic of ByunByun, Hyun Woo$395,358.93|StarCraft II$395,358.93100.00%
45.France shoxRichard Papillon$383,292.04|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$397,690.70103.76%
46.Korea, Republic of sAviOrMa, Jae Yoon$375,020.44|StarCraft: Brood War$375,020.44100.00%
47.United States CrimsixIan Porter$373,976.14|Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare$261,250.0069.86%
48.Sweden ZaiLudwig Wåhlberg$373,844.93|Dota 2$1,409,008.71376.90%
49.United States ProblemEric Wright$370,000.00|Madden NFL 2013$140,000.0037.84%
50.Korea, Republic of soOEu, Yoon Su$367,654.37|StarCraft II$358,711.8797.57%
51.Ukraine EdwardIoann Sukharev$367,500.88|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$351,178.3495.56%
52.United States FormaLMatthew Piper$367,069.68|Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare$286,300.0078.00%
53.Korea, Republic of ZestJoo, Sung Wook$362,491.31|StarCraft II$362,491.31100.00%
54.China KaKaZhi Hu$359,045.98|Dota 2$1,454,830.98405.19%
55.Norway SnuteJens Aasgaard$358,491.86|StarCraft II$358,491.86100.00%
56.Netherlands GrubbyManuel Schenkhuizen$357,761.29|WarCraft III$298,210.2283.35%
57.Korea, Republic of PartinGWon, Lee Sak$356,009.37|StarCraft II$356,009.37100.00%
58.United States NeebAlex Sunderhaft$351,085.70|StarCraft II$351,009.5099.98%
59.Korea, Republic of ClassicKim, Doh Woo$350,517.65|StarCraft II$347,837.6099.24%
60.Poland byaliPaweł Bieliński$350,102.17|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$548,602.17156.70%
61.Bulgaria MinD_ContRoLIvan Ivanov$349,872.36|Dota 2$2,966,761.36847.96%
62.Finland MatumbamanLasse Urpalainen$349,576.64|Dota 2$2,966,465.64848.59%
63.Poland snaxJanusz Pogorzelski$346,441.73|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$544,941.73157.30%
64.United States ScumpSeth Abner$341,118.68|Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare$261,250.0076.59%
65.Pakistan SumaiLSumail Hassan$338,632.00|Dota 2$2,715,639.14801.94%
66.Ukraine ZeusDaniil Teslenko$337,839.30|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$416,268.70123.22%
67.Poland NerchioArtur Bloch$336,689.17|StarCraft II$336,689.17100.00%
68.China ClearLoveMing, Kai$334,896.29|League of Legends$423,681.92126.51%
69.Korea, Republic of BisuKim, Taek Yong$333,515.56|StarCraft: Brood War$331,927.5599.52%
70.Denmark gla1veLukas Rossander$331,113.52|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$505,784.08152.75%
71.Sweden fribergAdam Friberg$328,618.59|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$356,895.74108.60%
72.Singapore iceiceiceKoh, Daryl Pei Xiang$324,590.54|Dota 2$1,270,793.16391.51%
73.Canada KarmaDamon Barlow$324,472.25|Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare$261,250.0080.52%
74.Denmark N0tailJohan Sundstein$324,286.09|Dota 2$1,471,687.35453.82%
75.Norway rainHåvard Nygaard$323,096.24|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$483,346.24149.60%
76.Korea, Republic of NaDaLee, Yoon Yeol$322,478.72|StarCraft: Brood War$288,493.8489.46%
77.France apEXDan Madesclaire$322,386.30|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$512,424.82158.95%
78.Jordan Miracle-Amer Al-Barkawi$321,338.88|Dota 2$3,199,686.88995.74%
79.Bosnia and Herzegovina NiKoNikola Kovač$318,132.56|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$479,132.56150.61%
80.France kennySKenny Schrub$316,037.05|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$509,214.14161.12%
81.United States ppdPeter Dager$312,151.22|Dota 2$2,660,673.82852.37%
82.Denmark cajunbRenè Borg$309,480.58|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$367,082.53118.61%
83.Korea, Republic of StatsKim, Dae Yeob$308,451.90|StarCraft II$303,133.0198.28%
84.Germany FATAAdrian Trinks$304,432.60|Dota 2$847,431.07278.36%
85.United States NuckleDuDu Cong Dang$303,020.43|Street Fighter V$288,522.2395.22%
86.Australia kpiiDamien Chok$302,937.53|Dota 2$1,480,128.85488.59%
87.China InfiWang, Xu Wen$302,453.18|WarCraft III$288,996.2495.55%
88.Netherlands Vo0Sander Kaasjager$299,570.00|Painkiller$230,500.0076.94%
89.China TH000Huang, Xiang$298,818.11|WarCraft III$298,035.4199.74%
90.United Kingdom HugeGorillaSpencer Ealing$298,696.96|FIFA 17$250,000.0083.70%
91.Denmark KjaerbyeMarkus Kjærbye$294,483.84|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$476,567.17161.83%
92.Sweden ArmadaAdam Lindgren$290,555.47|Super Smash Bros. Melee$285,552.4198.28%
93.United States Brian DragottoBrian Dragotto$290,000.00|Turbo Racing League$290,000.00100.00%
94.Israel FlyTal Aizik$289,732.33|Dota 2$1,400,869.71483.50%
95.France StephanoIlyes Satouri$289,148.61|StarCraft II$289,148.61100.00%
96.France KIOSHIMAFabien Fiey$289,000.30|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$319,258.82110.47%
97.United States OGRE2Tom Ryan$288,818.43|Halo 2$119,074.0341.23%
98.United States FearClinton Loomis$288,750.83|Dota 2$2,494,504.99863.90%
99.Canada EternaLEnVyJacky Mao$288,429.62|Dota 2$897,867.49311.30%
100.Korea, Republic of NesTeaLim, Jae Duk$287,702.13|StarCraft II$287,702.13100.00%