Height: 5'10" (1.78 m)
Weight: 160 (72 kg)
Age: 27 (April 29, 1993)
Birthplace: Louisville, Kentucky
Residence: Jupiter, Florida
University of Alabama
Turned Professional: 2013
City plays from: Louisville, KY, United States
PGA TOURWinner, PGA Championship (thru 2025-26)
PGA TOUR Victories (14):2016 (1) CIMB Classic. 2017 (5) CIMB Classic, SBS Tournament of Champions, Sony Open in Hawaii, PGA Championship, Dell Technologies Championship. 2018 (3) THE CJ CUP @ NINE BRIDGES, The Honda Classic, World Golf Championships-Bridgestone Invitational. 2019 (1) BMW Championship. 2020 (3) THE CJ CUP @ NINE BRIDGES, Sentry Tournament of Champions, World Golf Championships-FedEx St. Jude Invitational. 2021 (1) THE PLAYERS Championship.
Korn Ferry Tour Victories (1):2014 (1) Nationwide Children's Hospital Championship.
Other Victories (1):
Career Low Round:59 - 2017 Sony Open in Hawaii (Round 1)
Career High FedExCup Rank:#1 : 2020 PGA Championship
Career High Official World Golf Rank:#1 : 2020 World Golf Championships-FedEx St. Jude Invitational
Career Largest Paycheck:$2,700,000 : 2021 THE PLAYERS Championship (Finished 1)
2020-21 Season Highlights
PGA TOURU.S. Open - Held a one-stroke lead after the first round of the U.S. Open in September before finishing T8. Fell to 4-for-8 converting the 18-hole lead/co-lead to victory on the PGA TOUR and 0-for-1 in major championships. Marked his fourth top-10 in a major and first since the 2018 PGA Championship. Led the field in Birdies (15). Masters Tournament - Held a share of the 36-hole lead at the Masters Tournament before finishing fourth, his first top-10 in five starts at the event. Marked his 12th career 36-hole lead/co-lead on TOUR (fell to 6-for-12) and first in a major championship. Sentry Tournament of Champions - Shot a final-round 66 to finish solo-third in his title defense at the Sentry Tournament of Champions. Finished one stroke out of the playoff between Harris English and Joaquin Niemann. THE PLAYERS Championship - Won THE PLAYERS Championship by one stroke over Lee Westwood, earning his 14th PGA TOUR title in his 165th career start at the age of 27 years, 10 months, 13 days. Became the fourth player since 1960 to win 14 times on TOUR before turning 28, joining Tiger Woods, Jack Nicklaus and Johnny Miller. Trailed by seven strokes after 36 holes and became the third player in PLAYERS Championship history to record a score of 132 or better over the final two rounds, joining Rocco Mediate (132/1996) and Fred Couples (132/1996). Played the par 5s in 14-under for the week, becoming the second player in tournament history to play the par 5s in 14-under or better and first since Geoff Ogilvy in 2004 (-14).
National Team Selections
|PGA TOUR (Playoff Record: 3 - 2)|
|Season||Events||Rounds||1st||2nd||3rd||Top 10||Top 25||Cuts Made||Cuts Missed||WD||FedExCup Rank||Earnings|
|(A) - Amateur|
|THE PLAYERS Championship||Masters Tournament||PGA Championship||U.S. Open||The Open Championship||WGC-HSBC Champions||WGC-Dell Technologies Match Play||WGC-FedEx St. Jude Inv||WGC-Workday Championship at The Concession|
|THE NORTHERN TRUST||Dell Technologies Championship||BMW Championship||TOUR Championship|
- Son of Mike and Jani Thomas, he became the eighth son of a PGA of America Professional to win the PGA Championship. Mike is a PGA professional at Harmony Landing in Louisville, Kentucky, while Justin's grandfather, Paul, was a 60-year member of the PGA of America.
- Avid shoe collector.
- The three-time AJGA junior champion returned to the American Junior Golf Association as a tournament host, hosting the inaugural Justin Thomas Junior Championship in Kentucky in 2016.
- Collects golf balls from all of his wins for his dad.