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$622,222.75|StarCraft: Brood War$397,389.2263.87%
2.Korea, Republic of FlashLee, Young Ho$554,376.18|StarCraft: Brood War$458,887.8482.78%
3.Korea, Republic of MCJang, Min Chul$506,725.69|StarCraft II$506,645.4299.98%
4.Sweden f0restPatrik Lindberg$501,327.57|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$339,340.9467.69%
5.Korea, Republic of MoonJang, Jae Ho$497,004.01|WarCraft III$469,251.0194.42%
6.Korea, Republic of sOsKim, Yoo Jin$482,211.72|StarCraft II$481,761.2799.91%
7.Korea, Republic of LifeLee, Seung Hyun$475,900.67|StarCraft II$475,900.67100.00%
8.United States Fatal1tyJohnathan Wendel$456,089.23|Painkiller$240,550.0052.74%
9.Korea, Republic of PoltChoi, Sung Hoon$451,599.10|StarCraft II$451,599.10100.00%
10.Poland neoFilip Kubski$436,669.85|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$492,198.49112.72%
11.Poland TaZWiktor Wojtas$432,909.85|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$490,398.49113.28%
12.Germany KuroKyKuro Takhasomi$430,778.03|Dota 2$1,172,128.41272.10%
13.Korea, Republic of TYJun, Tae Yang$429,189.19|StarCraft II$421,114.5298.12%
14.Korea, Republic of LynPark, Joon$416,875.29|WarCraft III$383,921.2092.09%
15.Sweden GeT_RiGhTChristopher Alesund$416,154.82|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$343,023.3682.43%
16.Korea, Republic of MvpJung, Jong Hyun$408,891.74|StarCraft II$404,265.4298.87%
17.Canada ArteezyArtour Babaev$404,596.69|Dota 2$1,085,960.01268.41%
18.Korea, Republic of MMAMoon, Sung Won$395,456.54|StarCraft II$395,456.54100.00%
19.Sweden s4Gustav Magnusson$382,449.76|Dota 2$1,398,696.91365.72%
20.Korea, Republic of ByunByun, Hyun Woo$377,982.93|StarCraft II$377,982.93100.00%
21.Korea, Republic of INnoVationLee, Shin Hyung$372,174.79|StarCraft II$368,677.0999.06%
22.United States ProblemEric Wright$370,000.00|Madden NFL 2013$140,000.0037.84%
23.Sweden flushaRobin Rönnquist$368,752.28|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$426,502.28115.66%
24.United States UNiVeRsESaahil Arora$363,095.46|Dota 2$2,826,896.47778.55%
25.Korea, Republic of PartinGWon, Lee Sak$355,604.37|StarCraft II$355,604.37100.00%
26.Sweden JWJesper Wecksell$353,994.01|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$411,744.01116.31%
27.France NBKNathan Schmitt$346,429.54|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$507,803.76146.58%
28.Sweden XiztRichard Landström$346,020.23|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$340,079.0798.28%
29.Denmark Xyp9xAndreas Højsleth$343,315.14|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$511,871.90149.10%
30.China FaithZeng, Hongda$343,289.82|Dota 2$729,957.60212.64%
31.Netherlands GrubbyManuel Schenkhuizen$343,261.29|WarCraft III$283,710.2282.65%
32.Brazil FalleNGabriel Toledo$340,834.76|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$572,257.62167.90%
33.Estonia PuppeyClement Ivanov$339,684.64|Dota 2$1,382,106.30406.88%
34.Denmark dupreehPeter Rasmussen$339,306.08|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$509,472.74150.15%
35.Korea, Republic of sAviOrMa, Jae Yoon$338,901.24|StarCraft: Brood War$338,901.24100.00%
36.Denmark dev1ceNicolai Reedtz$336,404.09|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$506,473.21150.56%
37.Poland pashaBicepsJarosław Jarząbkowski$335,044.67|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$485,694.70144.96%
38.France shoxRichard Papillon$333,580.23|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$336,024.03100.73%
39.Brazil ferFernando Alvarenga$331,462.60|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$569,557.62171.83%
40.Korea, Republic of ZestJoo, Sung Wook$330,784.91|StarCraft II$330,784.91100.00%
41.Sweden ZaiLudwig Wåhlberg$330,146.93|Dota 2$1,276,246.91386.57%
42.United States SonicFoxDominique Mclean$324,387.20|Mortal Kombat X$253,343.6078.10%
43.Korea, Republic of NaDaLee, Yoon Yeol$322,478.72|StarCraft: Brood War$288,493.8489.46%
44.Brazil coldzeraMarcelo David$321,568.54|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$560,568.54174.32%
45.Norway SnuteJens Aasgaard$319,599.21|StarCraft II$319,599.21100.00%
46.Sweden KRiMZFreddy Johansson$316,106.67|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$392,106.67124.04%
47.Korea, Republic of MaruCho, Sung Choo$314,657.50|StarCraft II$314,657.50100.00%
48.Ukraine EdwardIoann Sukharev$312,739.29|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$280,666.7589.74%
49.Sweden olofmeisterOlof Kajbjer$312,611.61|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$388,270.79124.20%
50.Brazil TACOEpitacio Pessoa$311,676.97|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$550,676.97176.68%
51.Korea, Republic of BisuKim, Taek Yong$309,055.56|StarCraft: Brood War$307,467.5599.49%
52.Sweden fribergAdam Friberg$299,423.28|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$327,945.74109.53%
53.Denmark karriganFinn Andersen$292,547.01|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$308,619.95105.49%
54.United States Brian DragottoBrian Dragotto$290,000.00|Turbo Racing League$290,000.00100.00%
55.United States NuckleDuDu Cong Dang$289,820.43|Street Fighter V$276,072.2395.26%
56.United States OGRE2Tom Ryan$288,818.43|Halo 2$119,074.0341.23%
57.China ClearLoveMing, Kai$288,705.15|League of Legends$360,176.58124.76%
58.Korea, Republic of NesTeaLim, Jae Duk$287,702.13|StarCraft II$287,702.13100.00%
59.Poland NerchioArtur Bloch$286,797.10|StarCraft II$286,797.10100.00%
60.France KIOSHIMAFabien Fiey$285,466.97|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$313,725.49109.90%
61.Poland byaliPaweł Bieliński$285,172.49|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$480,172.49168.38%
62.Korea, Republic of TaeJaYoon, Young Suh$284,752.52|StarCraft II$284,752.52100.00%
63.Ukraine ZeusDaniil Teslenko$283,077.71|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$345,757.11122.14%
64.France StephanoIlyes Satouri$282,066.02|StarCraft II$282,066.02100.00%
65.Poland snaxJanusz Pogorzelski$281,512.05|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$476,512.05169.27%
66.China InfiWang, Xu Wen$278,392.08|WarCraft III$264,935.1495.17%
67.Denmark N0tailJohan Sundstein$276,680.69|Dota 2$1,283,642.35463.94%
68.China MMY!Lei, Zengrong$273,799.90|Dota 2$1,100,227.04401.84%
69.China BurNIngXu, Zhilei$273,792.96|Dota 2$642,844.61234.79%
70.United States CrimsixIan Porter$272,476.14|Call of Duty: Ghosts$124,686.7645.76%
71.Singapore iceiceiceKoh, Daryl Pei Xiang$271,400.94|Dota 2$1,127,603.56415.48%
72.Denmark cajunbRenè Borg$271,075.19|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$314,032.53115.85%
73.Korea, Republic of StorkSong, Byung Goo$270,721.63|StarCraft: Brood War$252,747.2293.36%
74.United States ppdPeter Dager$268,486.02|Dota 2$2,602,008.62969.14%
75.France apEXDan Madesclaire$267,929.06|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$446,158.15166.52%
76.France HappyVincent Schopenhauer$267,881.28|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$444,415.14165.90%
77.China KaKaZhi Hu$267,770.46|Dota 2$502,542.06187.68%
78.Korea, Republic of DarkPark, Ryung Woo$266,162.89|StarCraft II$266,162.89100.00%
79.France kennySKenny Schrub$265,891.71|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$445,947.47167.72%
80.United States FormaLMatthew Piper$265,569.68|Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare$102,732.5038.68%
81.China TH000Huang, Xiang$265,430.31|WarCraft III$264,647.6199.71%
82.Korea, Republic of HerOSong, Hyeon Deok$264,105.72|StarCraft II$264,105.72100.00%
83.Korea, Republic of LeenockLee, Dong Nyung$263,772.13|StarCraft II$263,772.13100.00%
84.Korea, Republic of DongRaeGuPark, Soo Ho$259,858.98|StarCraft II$259,858.98100.00%
85.China SkyLi, Xiaofeng$258,829.09|WarCraft III$258,829.09100.00%
86.Korea, Republic of BomberChoi, Ji Sung$258,335.13|StarCraft II$256,952.1499.46%
87.United States AceAaron Elam$258,125.00|Halo 4$202,625.0078.50%
88.China XHope-, -$257,429.29|Hearthstone: Heroes of WarCraft$257,429.29100.00%
89.Sweden LodaJonathan Berg$255,821.81|Dota 2$694,531.89271.49%
90.Pakistan SumaiLSumail Hassan$255,788.80|Dota 2$2,507,732.14980.39%
91.France SmithZzEdouard Dubourdeaux$255,513.07|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$248,646.7897.31%
92.United States PistolaJustin Deese$253,910.00|Halo 5: Guardians$96,625.0038.05%
93.China HaoChen, Zhihao$251,014.01|Dota 2$1,755,205.94699.25%
94.Sweden AkkeJoakim Akterhall$247,755.79|Dota 2$639,311.45258.04%
95.Sweden ArmadaAdam Lindgren$245,961.17|Super Smash Bros. Melee$240,958.1197.97%
96.China SuperXie, Junhao$244,995.34|Dota 2$1,018,066.23415.55%
97.Sweden EGMJerry Lundqvist$244,390.00|Dota 2$671,794.00274.89%
98.Korea, Republic of RainJung, Yoon Jong$242,340.81|StarCraft II$239,358.3698.77%
99.Finland MatumbamanLasse Urpalainen$242,187.24|Dota 2$533,039.64220.09%
100.Canada EternaLEnVyJacky Mao$241,947.21|Dota 2$802,697.08331.77%