The 75-year-old is not retiring as a golf instructor completely, as he will still be teaching from his home in Las Vegas, but he will no longer travel to Tour events. In addition to this, he also plans to end his long-term relationship with Sky Sports Golf as a TV analyst.
Butch Harmon – $1,500 per hour.
Claude ” Butch ” Harmon Jr. (born August 28, 1943) is an American golf instructor and former professional player. He is the son of 1948 Masters Tournament champion Claude Harmon Sr. and has been in the golf industry since 1965.
Butch Harmon net worth and salary: Butch Harmon is an American golf instructor and former professional golfer who has a net worth of $6 million . Butch Harmon was born in New Rochelle, New York, and grew up playing golf. He and his three brothers all went on to professional careers in golf.
The 50 Best Teachers In America 1.) BUTCH HARMON (1) VOTES: 3,130 LESSON RATE: $1,500/hour. 2.) MIKE ADAMS (2) VOTES: 1,611. 3.) MIKE BENDER (6) VOTES: 1,499. 4.) DAVID LEADBETTER (7) VOTES: 1,314. 5.) CHUCK COOK (3) VOTES: 1,268. 6.) CLAUDE HARMON III (12) VOTES: 1,234. 7.) JIM MCLEAN (4) VOTES: 1,233. 8.) SEAN FOLEY (10) VOTES: 1,212.
10 of the Best Golf Coaches Sean Foley. Chris Como . Peter Kostis. Denis Pugh. David Leadbetter . Dave Pelz. Jack Grout. Grout’s most famous pupil was a fellow by the name of Jack Nicklaus . Pete Cowen. Cowen is one of the most highly respected coaches on the planet – and is much in demand.
The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics includes golf teaching professionals under “Sports Instructors” within the “Coaches and Scouts” category. They earned average annual salaries of $36,680 as of May 2012, according to the BLS. The top 10 percent made more than $65,910 per year.
Average cost for Golf Lessons ranges from. $30 – $70 /hr Hiring a golf instructor to teach you to play the golf , you will likely spend between $30 and $70 on each lesson.
Steeped in tradition both his grandfather, Claude Harmon , and father Claude “ Butch ” Harmon Jr., have been the dominant teachers of their generation. The Harmon family pedigree has been the perfect foundation for Claude to build his knowledge of golf instruction.
77 years (August 28, 1943)
Death. Harmon died of heart failure following surgery in Houston at the age 73 , and is interred at Desert Memorial Park in Cathedral City, California. He is a member of the World Golf Teachers’ Hall of Fame and the PGA of America Hall of Fame.
Since then he has won his 15th Major at the 2019 Masters and his 82nd PGA Tour title at the 2019 Zozo Championship. His net worth maybe be closer to $900m in 2020.