6. Arnold Palmer
Arnold Palmer is a living proof that you can make money from taking long walks and hitting things with a stick, lots of money for that matter. He is the richest professional golf player having earned $675 million from the game.
The King of the Golf Course is eighty four years old and is a native of Pennsylvania. He has won a total of ninety five games which include sixty two PGA Tours victories. He is one of the living legends and has shown very great performances in his golf career.
Most people regard him as one of the greatest golf players to ever live.