Found July 31, 2013 on Fox Sports:
The 2013 U.S. Open singles champions will earn a record $2.6 million apiece this year. A player who loses in the first round of singles at Flushing Meadows will make $32,000, a jump of 39 percent from last year's $23,000. Players who exit in the second round will get $53,000, a rise of 43 percent. Last year's singles champions, Serena Williams and Andy Murray, won $1.9 million each. The total payout, including per diems for players, will be $34.3 million, up from $25.5 million in 2012. Play starts at the U.S. Open on Aug. 26.
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