Here is a list of the prize money up for grabs for the men and women tennis players at the 2015 BNP Paribas Open which is taking place from March 9-22, 2015, on the outdoor hard court at Indian Wells, California.
The prize money at Indian Wells in 2015 is the same for the men and women players. As you will see below, the 2015 BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells has significantly cut the prize money for singles players in some places especially for the winners and runners-up but increased the money significantly in other places (second round to quarterfinals).
All prize money shown below for the 2015 BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells is not cumulative. Players only earn the amounts shown for the last round they advance to.
The big news at Indian Wells in 2015 is that Serena Williams is playing here this year after not having played here for many years.
Prize money for tennis players at 2015 BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells
- Winners – $900,000
The men and women winners of the singles titles will each earn $900,000 at the 2015 BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells. A nice sum but a cut of 11.1% from the $1 million that Novak Djokovic and Falvia Pennetta each earned when they won at Indian Wells last year.
- Runners-up – $439,420
The 2015 BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells runners-up will each earn $439,420. Down 13.8% from the $500,000 that Roger Federer and Agnes Radwanska each earned as runners-up last year.
- Semifinals – $220,230
Down 2.4% from $225,000 in 2014.
- Quarterfinals – $112,270
Up 8% over $104,000 in 2014.
- Fourth round – $59,185
Up 13.8% over $52,000 in 2014.
- Third round – $31,670
Up 13.1% over $28,000 last year.
- Second round – $17,100
Up 6.9% over $16,000 in 2014.
- First round – $10,485
Down 4.9% from $11,000 in 2014.
Prize money for singles qualifiers in 2015 at Indian Wells BNP Paribas Open
Here is the prize money earned by qualifiers at the 2015 Indian Wells BNP Paribas Open. Players who won in both qualifying rounds advanced to the main draw where they were guaranteed to earn at least $10,485 (first round main draw prize money).
- First round – $1,600
Players who lost in the first round of qualifiers earned $1,600 each. Up 14.3% over $1,400 last year.
- Second round – $3,125
Players who lost in the second round of the qualifiers earned $3,125 each. Up 25% over $2,500 last year.