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 MaruCho, Sung Choo$694,660.15|StarCraft II$694,660.15100.00%
2.Korea, Republic of JaedongLee, Jae Dong$637,540.35|StarCraft: Brood War$412,706.8264.73%
3.Korea, Republic of FlashLee, Young Ho$619,741.58|StarCraft: Brood War$529,588.9485.45%
4.Korea, Republic of RogueLee, Byung Ryul$611,257.20|StarCraft II$611,257.20100.00%
5.Sweden f0restPatrik Lindberg$602,326.77|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$443,750.9473.67%
6.Korea, Republic of sOsKim, Yoo Jin$588,428.47|StarCraft II$587,978.0299.92%
7.Denmark Xyp9xAndreas Højsleth$588,415.14|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$988,721.90168.03%
8.Denmark dupreehPeter Rasmussen$584,006.08|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$985,922.74168.82%
9.Brazil FalleNGabriel Toledo$582,376.44|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$851,462.50146.20%
10.Finland SerralJoona Sotala$580,569.84|StarCraft II$580,569.84100.00%
11.Brazil ferFernando Alvarenga$572,717.48|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$848,562.50148.16%
12.Denmark karriganFinn Andersen$562,963.97|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$721,777.35128.21%
13.Brazil coldzeraMarcelo David$562,823.42|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$839,573.42149.17%
14.Germany KuroKyKuro Takhasomi$559,167.43|Dota 2$4,097,203.61732.73%
15.Denmark dev1ceNicolai Reedtz$552,629.31|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$953,423.21172.52%
16.Korea, Republic of TYJun, Tae Yang$549,354.65|StarCraft II$541,279.9898.53%
17.Brazil TACOEpitácio de Melo$539,631.85|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$848,381.85157.21%
18.Poland neoFilip Kubski$527,729.79|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$582,228.17110.33%
19.United States SonicFoxDominique Mclean$525,495.78|Mortal Kombat X$253,343.6048.21%
20.Sweden GeT_RiGhTChristopher Alesund$518,654.02|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$448,433.3686.46%
21.Korea, Republic of INnoVationLee, Shin Hyung$516,901.52|StarCraft II$513,403.8299.32%
22.Sweden olofmeisterOlof Kajbjer$514,069.01|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$731,728.19142.34%
23.Korea, Republic of MoonJang, Jae Ho$512,849.71|WarCraft III$485,096.7194.59%
24.Poland TaZWiktor Wojtas$509,772.54|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$566,070.92111.04%
25.Korea, Republic of MCJang, Min Chul$506,802.16|StarCraft II$506,721.8999.98%
26.Ukraine EdwardIoann Sukharev$500,854.70|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$521,778.34104.18%
27.Slovakia GuardiaNLadislav Kovács$493,775.32|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$694,487.47140.65%
28.Canada ArteezyArtour Babaev$484,739.89|Dota 2$1,853,442.81382.36%
29.Sweden flushaRobin Rönnquist$481,818.95|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$723,318.95150.12%
30.Korea, Republic of LifeLee, Seung Hyun$475,900.67|StarCraft II$475,900.67100.00%
31.Korea, Republic of StatsKim, Dae Yeob$472,438.46|StarCraft II$467,119.5798.87%
32.Ukraine ZeusDaniil Teslenko$471,146.38|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$586,768.70124.54%
33.Sweden JWJesper Wecksell$465,560.68|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$707,060.68151.87%
34.Sweden s4Gustav Magnusson$461,125.19|Dota 2$2,185,284.94473.90%
35.United States Fatal1tyJohnathan Wendel$458,089.23|Painkiller$240,550.0052.51%
36.Korea, Republic of DarkPark, Ryung Woo$456,392.94|StarCraft II$456,392.94100.00%
37.Estonia PuppeyClement Ivanov$453,905.91|Dota 2$2,028,179.77446.83%
38.Korea, Republic of PoltChoi, Sung Hoon$451,904.48|StarCraft II$451,904.48100.00%
39.Japan TokidoHajime, Taniguchi$450,087.45|Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition$220,666.0049.03%
40.Sweden XiztRichard Landström$446,813.99|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$451,355.74101.02%
41.Denmark gla1veLukas Rossander$445,513.52|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$820,184.08184.10%
42.Korea, Republic of LynPark, Joon$439,070.11|WarCraft III$406,116.0292.49%
43.China FaithZeng, Hongda$434,756.14|Dota 2$1,721,569.32395.99%
44.Poland pashaBicepsJarosław Jarząbkowski$423,561.66|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$575,724.38135.92%
45.Sweden KRiMZFreddy Johansson$420,873.34|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$680,623.34161.72%
46.Sweden ZaiLudwig Wåhlberg$416,564.93|Dota 2$1,671,389.51401.23%
47.Korea, Republic of ZestJoo, Sung Wook$415,960.82|StarCraft II$415,960.82100.00%
48.Korea, Republic of MvpJung, Jong Hyun$409,621.15|StarCraft II$404,994.8398.87%
49.France NBKNathan Schmitt$409,362.49|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$581,570.43142.07%
50.United States UNiVeRsESaahil Arora$408,338.66|Dota 2$3,030,735.67742.21%
51.Korea, Republic of MMAMoon, Sung Won$407,169.17|StarCraft II$407,169.17100.00%
52.Norway rainHåvard Nygaard$406,296.24|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$579,546.24142.64%
53.Korea, Republic of ByunByun, Hyun Woo$403,211.17|StarCraft II$403,211.17100.00%
54.United States NeebAlex Sunderhaft$401,901.00|StarCraft II$401,824.8099.98%
55.Bosnia and Herzegovina NiKoNikola Kovač$401,355.13|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$575,332.56143.35%
56.France shoxRichard Papillon$397,542.04|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$413,690.70104.06%
57.Korea, Republic of soOEu, Yoon Su$395,252.18|StarCraft II$386,309.6897.74%
58.Poland snaxJanusz Pogorzelski$392,964.63|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$608,791.73154.92%
59.Korea, Republic of ClassicKim, Doh Woo$391,206.01|StarCraft II$388,525.9699.31%
60.United States ProblemEric Wright$390,000.00|Madden NFL 2013$140,000.0035.90%
61.United States CrimsixIan Porter$382,776.14|Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare$261,250.0068.25%
62.Netherlands ThijsThijs Molendijk$380,589.49|Hearthstone$405,589.49106.57%
63.United States FormaLMatthew Piper$378,194.68|Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare$286,300.0075.70%
64.Korea, Republic of sAviOrMa, Jae Yoon$375,020.44|StarCraft: Brood War$375,020.44100.00%
65.Norway SnuteJens Aasgaard$371,843.71|StarCraft II$371,843.71100.00%
66.Russian Federation flamieEgor Vasilyev$369,440.82|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$494,353.40133.81%
67.Poland byaliPaweł Bieliński$369,202.17|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$567,702.17153.76%
68.Poland NerchioArtur Bloch$366,040.19|StarCraft II$366,040.19100.00%
69.Korea, Republic of PartinGWon, Lee Sak$359,108.67|StarCraft II$359,108.67100.00%
70.China KaKaZhi Hu$359,045.98|Dota 2$1,493,963.18416.09%
71.Netherlands GrubbyManuel Schenkhuizen$358,905.11|WarCraft III$299,150.2283.35%
72.Sweden fribergAdam Friberg$351,418.59|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$379,695.74108.05%
73.United States ScumpSeth Abner$349,918.68|Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare$261,250.0074.66%
74.Bulgaria MinD_ContRoLIvan Ivanov$349,872.36|Dota 2$3,454,411.76987.33%
75.Finland MatumbamanLasse Urpalainen$349,576.64|Dota 2$3,438,116.04983.51%
76.Denmark MagiskEmil Reif$349,481.97|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$579,481.97165.81%
77.Pakistan SumaiLSumail Hassan$346,632.00|Dota 2$3,285,914.94947.95%
78.United States Stewie2kJakey Yip$346,390.00|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$506,890.00146.34%
79.Denmark KjaerbyeMarkus Kjærbye$345,683.84|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$527,767.17152.67%
80.Canada KarmaDamon Barlow$344,022.25|Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare$261,250.0075.94%
81.China ClearLoveMing, Kai$339,301.15|League of Legends$443,086.78130.59%
82.France apEXDan Madesclaire$334,586.30|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$524,624.82156.80%
83.Korea, Republic of BisuKim, Taek Yong$333,515.56|StarCraft: Brood War$331,927.5599.52%
84.Singapore iceiceiceKoh, Daryl Pei Xiang$332,590.54|Dota 2$1,374,671.76413.32%
85.Denmark cajunbRenè Borg$331,430.58|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$389,032.53117.38%
86.France kennySKenny Schrub$330,287.05|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$525,214.14159.02%
87.Denmark N0tailJohan Sundstein$324,786.09|Dota 2$3,725,818.951,147.16%
88.Korea, Republic of NaDaLee, Yoon Yeol$322,501.66|StarCraft: Brood War$288,493.8489.45%
89.Jordan Miracle-Amer Al-Barkawi$321,338.88|Dota 2$3,671,337.281,142.51%
90.United Kingdom HugeGorillaSpencer Ealing$320,696.96|FIFA 17$250,000.0077.96%
91.United States ppdPeter Dager$319,971.22|Dota 2$2,870,154.62897.00%
92.Saudi Arabia MSdossary7Aldossary Mossad$316,000.00|FIFA 18$284,500.0090.03%
93.United States NuckleDuDu Cong Dang$314,511.43|Street Fighter V$291,522.2392.69%
94.China InfiWang, Xu Wen$311,631.92|WarCraft III$298,174.9895.68%
95.Germany FATAAdrian Trinks$311,572.75|Dota 2$1,124,360.82360.87%
96.Sweden ArmadaAdam Lindgren$310,249.95|Super Smash Bros. Melee$305,246.8998.39%
97.France KIOSHIMAFabien Fiey$308,043.00|Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$338,301.52109.82%
98.Australia kpiiDamien Chok$307,537.53|Dota 2$1,523,861.05495.50%
99.China TH000Huang, Xiang$306,014.84|WarCraft III$305,232.1499.74%
100.United States HungryboxJuan Debiedma$301,420.76|Super Smash Bros. Melee$297,597.5698.73%