David Lingmerth

David Lingmerth is a Swedish professional golfer. He currently competes on the PGA Tour. Lingmerth won the 2015 Memorial Tournament on the PGA Tour and the Nationwide Children’s Hospital Championship on the Korn Ferry Tour in 2022.

Here we take a quick look at David Lingmerth’s net worth, career earnings, stats, biography, wife, and more.

David Lingmerth’s Biography and Career

David Thomas Lingmerth was born on 22 July 1987, in Tranas, Smaland, Sweden. His parents are Thomas and Birgitta Lingmerth. 

He started playing golf at a local golf club in Tranas. David’s uncle Goran Lingmerth played in the NFL, for the Cleveland Browns.

Lingmerth represented Sweden twice at the European Amateur Team Championship. He played college golf at the University of West Florida (one year) and the University of Arkansas (three years). He was a two-time All-American.

Professional Career

David Lingmerth turned professional in 2010. As of writing, the Swedish golfer has three professional wins.

In 2012, Lingmerth won the Neediest Kids Championship on the Korn Ferry Tour. 

His second victory came on the PGA Tour, which is also his sole victory on the tour to date; in June 2015, Lingmerth won the Memorial Tournament. He scored 273 (-15) to enter a playoff against Justin Rose. The Swedish won with a birdie on the third hole in the playoff.

In August 2022, Lingmerth won the Nationwide Children’s Hospital Championship on the Korn Ferry Tour.

In the 2022-23 PGA Tour season, he has 5 Top-10 finishes as of July, including a T3 finish at the Genesis Scottish Open in July.

Lingmerth represented Sweden in the Golf World Cup in 2016, together with Alex Noren. The Swedish team finished 5th. He also played in the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, representing Sweden. He finished 11th. 

David Lingmerth’s Net Worth and Career Earnings

In 2024, Swedish golfer David Lingmerth’s net worth is $5 million. He has three professional victories as of writing, including one on the PGA Tour.

Lingmerth received a $1.16 million winner’s share for winning the 2015 Memorial Tournament.

Career Earnings

David Lingmerth’s prime source of earnings is his golf winnings. Moreover, he earns a good amount from endorsements and sponsorship deals.

As of writing, his career earnings are $11,381,598, only from golf winnings on the PGA Tour.

The following table refers to Lingmerth’s season-by-season earnings on the PGA Tour.

[As of July 16, 2023]

SeasonWinsTop 10Earnings 
2022-235$2,162,669
2017-18$616,758
2016-171$1,070,754
2015-162$1,863,783
2014-1514$2,736,378

Endorsements

Lingmerth earns a good chunk from endorsements and sponsorship deals. He is endorsed by Ping.

Personal Info

Full NameDavid Thomas Lingmerth
Born22 July 1987
BirthplaceTranas, Sweden 
ResidencePonte Vedra Beach, Florida
NationalitySwedish
Age35
Height 170 cm (5 ft 7 in)
Weight175 lb (79 kg)
Turned Pro 2010
Current TourPGA Tour
Major Title 
Net Worth$5 million
Relationship Married
Spouse Megan Lingmerth
Instagram@dlingmerth

Wife

Swedish golfer Lingmerth’s lovely wife is Megan. The couple resides in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida.

David Lingmerth wife Megan
Source: Instagram

Age

Born on 22 July 1987, he is 35 years old.

Height

He is 170 cm (5 ft 7 in).

Weight

He is 175 lb (79 kg).

PGA Tour Stats

[As of July 16, 2023]

StatValueRank
SG: Total-0.713167
SG: Tee-to-Green-0.670166
SG: Off-the-Tee-0.506186
SG: Approach the Green-0.101125
SG: Around-the-Green-0.066134
SG: Putting-0.043109

FAQs 

What is David Lingmerth’s Net Worth?

His net worth is $5 million.

Who is his wife?

Megan.

Where is he from?

Tranas, Sweden.

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