The 2005 PGA Tour season was played from January 6 to November 6.
The numbers in parentheses after the winners' names are the number of wins they had on the tour up to and including that event.
The following events did not carry official money.
|Mar 29||Tavistock Cup||Florida||Tie||2,000,000||1,000,000||Two 10-player teams|
|Jun 28||CVS Charity Classic||Rhode Island|| Chris DiMarco &
|10 two-player teams|
|Sep 25||Presidents Cup||United States||United States||n/a||Two 12-man teams|
|Nov 8||Tommy Bahama Challenge||Arizona||International team||700,000||100,000||Two four-player teams|
|Nov 13||Franklin Templeton Shootout||Florida|| John Huston &
|2,600,000||315,000||12 two-player teams|
|Nov 15||Wendy's 3-Tour Challenge||Nevada||Champions Tour team||900,000||150,000||Three three-player teams|
|Nov 15||ADT Skills Challenge||Florida||Peter Jacobsen||750,000||172,500|
|Nov 20||WGC-Algarve World Cup||Portugal|| Stephen Dodd
& Bradley Dredge
|4,000,000||1,400,000||24 two-man teams|
|Nov 23||PGA Grand Slam of Golf||Hawaii||Tiger Woods||1,000,000||400,000||Four-player field|
|Nov 27||Merrill Lynch Skins Game||California||Fred Funk||1,000,000||925,000||Four-player field|
|Dec 4||MBNA WorldPoints Father/Son Challenge||Florida|| Bernhard Langer
& Stefan Langer
|Dec 4||Bard Capital Challenge||Nevada||Nick Price team||750,000||150,000||Eight pros and 16 amateurs|
|Dec 5||PGA Tour Qualifying Tournament||Florida||J. B. Holmes||1,087,500||50,000|
|Dec 11||Target World Challenge||California||Luke Donald||5,500,000||1,300,000||16-player field|
Location of tournaments
|Rank||Player||Country||Prize money ($)|
|1||Tiger Woods||United States||10,628,024|
|3||Phil Mickelson||United States||5,699,605|
|4||Jim Furyk||United States||4,255,369|
|5||David Toms||United States||3,962,013|
|6||Kenny Perry||United States||3,607,155|
|7||Chris DiMarco||United States||3,562,548|
|8||Retief Goosen||South Africa||3,494,106|
|9||Bart Bryant||United States||3,249,136|
Ten players won three million dollars, 30 won two million or more and 78 won one million or more. The cut off to make the top 125 on the money list and retain a tour card was $626,736.
- PGA Player of the Year: Tiger Woods
- PGA Tour Player of the Year (Jack Nicklaus Trophy): Tiger Woods
- PGA Tour Money Winner (Arnold Palmer Award): Tiger Woods
- Vardon Trophy: Tiger Woods
- Byron Nelson Award: Tiger Woods
- Rookie of the Year: Sean O'Hair
- Comeback Player of the Year: Olin Browne
- Tiger Woods was the PGA Tour Player of the Year for a record seventh time
- Tiger Woods was the Money Winner for the seventh time
- Tiger Woods won the Byron Nelson Award for a record sixth time
- Tiger Woods won the three most prestigious awards given by the PGA Tour (Jack Nicklaus, Arnold Palmer, and Byron Nelson Awards) in the same year for a record fifth time
- Each tournament is allocated a certain number of Official World Golf Rankings points for its champion, and points for lower finishes are based on a sliding scale. The major championships and the Players Championship have fixed allocations, but the points of the other tournaments depend on the strength of the field.
- "Mickelson becomes quite the drama major". The Spokesman-Review. August 16, 2005. p. C–1. Retrieved August 26, 2019 – via news.google.com.
- "2005 Schedule". PGA Tour.
- "Money Leaders – 2005". PGA Tour.