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These are statistics of wins of any kind on Jeopardy!. For complete information, [1] and [2].

Contestant Winnings Statistics[]

All-Time Total Winnings[]

Rank Name Total Winnings
1 Brad Rutter $4,953,435.33
2 Ken Jennings $4,372,700
3 James Holzhauer $2,964,216
4 Matt Amodio $1,518,601
5 Amy Schneider $1,382,800
6 David Madden $775,733.33
7 Larissa Kelly $661,930.33
8 Matt Jackson $613,612
9 Roger Craig $556,200
10 Jason Zuffranieri $544,496

Regular Highest Total Winnings (excluded consolation money)[]

Rank Name Total Winnings
1 Ken Jennings $2,520,700
2 James Holzhauer $2,462,216
3 Matt Amodio $1,518,601
4 Amy Schneider $1,382,800
5 Jason Zuffranieri $532,496
6 David Madden $430,400
7 Julia Collins $428,100
8 Matt Jackson $411,612
9 Austin Rogers $411,100
10 Arthur Chu $297,200

Highest Single-Game Winnings[]

  • James Holzhauer, who participated in 2019, dominates the top 12 records. The top five records excluding him are Matt Amodio's $83,000 on October 4, 2021, Roger Craig's $77,000 on September 14, 2010, Ken Jennings's $75,000 in Game 38 (July 23, 2004), and $74,000 by Matt Amodio on July 29, 2021, and $71,400 by Amy Schneider on January 20, 2022.
Rank Name Aired Date Total Winnings
1 James Holzhauer April 17, 2019 $131,127
2 May 27, 2019 $130,022
3 April 23, 2019 $118,816
4 April 9, 2019 $110,914
5 April 16, 2019 $106,189
6 May 1, 2019 $101,682
7 April 30, 2019 $96,726
8 April 22, 2019 $90,812
April 25, 2019
10 May 20, 2019 $89,229

First 5-Day Champ Highest Total Winnings[]

All-Time[]

Rank Name Total Winnings
1 James Holzhauer $298,687
2 Frank Spangenberg $205,194
3 Roger Craig $195,801
4 Jerome Vered $193,602
5 Austin Rogers $188,700
6 Larissa Kelly $179,797
7 David Siegel $172,400
8 Doug Lach $170,800
9 Amy Schneider $170,400
10 John Kelly $169,402

Pre-Doubled Values (before 2001/11/26)[]

Rank Name Total Winnings
1 Frank Spangenberg $205,194
2 Jerome Vered $193,602
3 David Siegel $172,400
4 Doug Lach $170,800
5 John Kelly $169,402
6 Steve Chernicoff $167,804
7 Mark Born $165,798
8 Bob Blake $165,002
9 John Cuthbertson $164,800
10 Bruce Ikawa $161,398

After Values Were Doubled (After 2001/11/26)[]

Rank Name Total Winnings
1 James Holzhauer $298,687
2 Roger Craig $195,801
3 Austin Rogers $188,700
4 Larissa Kelly $179,797
5 Amy Schneider $170,400
6 Jared Hall $161,001
7 Andrew He $157,365
8 Sam Kavanaugh $156,202
9 Ken Jennings $156,000
10 Tom Nissley $151,802

Highest Coryat Score[]

Rank Name Aired Date Score
1 Ken Jennings July 10, 2004 $39,200
2 Matt Amodio July 29, 2021 $39,000
3 James Holzhauer May 1, 2019 $38,200
Matt Amodio August 9, 2021
5 October 8, 2021 $38,000
6 James Holzhauer April 30, 2019 $37,800
7 Ken Jennings July 23, 2004 $37,600
James Holzhauer May 27, 2019
9 Amy Schneider January 20, 2022 $37,400

Champion Streak Statistics[]

Longest-Winning Champ[]

Rank Name Aired Date
1 Ken Jennings June 2~July 23, September 6~November 30, 2004 74
2 Amy Schneider November 17~December 3, December 20, 2021~present 40
3 Matt Amodio July 21~August 13, September 13~October 11, 2021 38
4 James Holzhauer April 4~May 3, May 20~June 3, 2019 32
5 Julia Collins April 21~May 2, 19~June 2, 2014 20
6 David Madden July 5~22, September 12~19, 2005 19
Jason Zuffranieri July 19~26, September 9~26, 2019
8 Matt Jackson September 25~October 14, 2015 13
9 Seth Wilson September 19~October 5, 2016 12
Austin Rogers September 26~October 12, 2017

Longest Gap of Champion[]

  • Only counting regular games.
  • The streaks start the game after the first champion’s loss, and end when the second champion reaches X wins (excluding that game).
  • Bob Mesko won 5 games during this drought in two different spans: 1/23-1/25 and 4/17-4/18. He was brought back after a poorly worded Daily Double on a penultimate clue likely cost him his fourth win.
  • Zach Newkirk won 6 games during this drought in two different spans: 6/9-6/12/20 and 1/28-2/1/21. Fifth appearance was postponed in the aftermath of travel bans due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

3-Time[]

Rank Name Aired Achieved Date Games
1 James Arey December 17, 1998 5 46
Ajuan Mance March 30, 1999 3
2 John Focht February 10, 2021 4 37
Brandon Deutsch April 7, 2021 3
3 Eleanor Ainslie February 2, 2006 3 33
Michael Falk April 6, 2006
4 Eric Floyd June 25, 2002 4 28
Tom Kelso September 23, 2002 3
5 Jason McCune March 8, 2002 4 27
Ben Bass April 17, 2002 3
Grant McSheffrey March 17, 2017 4
Alan Lin April 26, 2017 6

4-Time[]

Rank Name Aired Achieved Date Games
1 John Focht February 11, 2021 4 88
Courtney Shah July 1, 2021 7
2 Kevin Marshall January 13, 2006 6 84
Craig Westphal June 14, 2006 5
3 Steve Unite December 25, 2006 5 80
Andrew Rostan May 15, 2007
4 Matt Jackson October 1, 2015 13 64
Fred Vaughn January 27, 2016 4
5 James Arey December 18, 1998 5 60
Helen Petroff April 19, 1999

5-Time[]

Rank Name Aired Achieved Date Games
1 Matt Jackson October 1, 2015 13 115
Andrew Pau April 21, 2016 6
2 Brian Chang January 25, 2021 7 112
Courtney Shah July 2, 2021
3 Trevor Norris November 23, 2001 5 101
Ben Tritle May 22, 2002
4 Julia Collins April 25, 2014 20 97
Vaughn Winchell January 1, 2015 5
5 Alan Dunn October 18, 2018 5 96
Steven Grade April 2, 2019

6-Time+[]

Rank Name Aired Achieved Date Games
1 Kevin Marshall January 18, 2006 6 370
Dan Pawson January 3, 2008 9
2 MacKenzie Jones February 24, 2020 8 189
Brian Chang January 26, 2021 7
3 Julia Collins April 28, 2014 20 156
Kerry Greene April 8, 2015 6
4 Kyle Jones September 19, 2018 7 123
James Holzhauer April 11, 2019 32
5 Matt Jackson October 2, 2015 13 116
Andrew Pau April 22, 2016 6

Most Correct By Champ From Single-Game[]

Rank Name Aired Achieved Date Correct Wrong FJ!
1 James Holzhauer April 30, 2019 44 0 O
May 3, 2019
3 Ken Jennings July 23, 2004 2
4 James Holzhauer May 1, 2019 43 0
5 April 9, 2019 1
6 April 16, 2019 2
Ken Jennings June 10, 2004
July 13, 2004 X
9 Matt Amodio July 29, 2021 3 O
10 James Holzhauer April 23, 2019 42 1

6-Time+ Champ Before Final Jeopardy! Result[]

Name Wins Lock First Second Third
Ken Jennings 74 65 9
Amy Schneider (active) 40 35 4 1
Matt Amodio 38 32 6
James Holzhauer 32 29 3
Julia Collins 20 12 8
David Madden 19 11 5 3
Jason Zuffranieri 19 13 6
Matt Jackson 13 10 3
Seth Wilson 12 3 9 1
Austin Rogers 12 8 4
Arthur Chu 11 7 4
Jonathan Fisher 11 7 4
Dan Pawson 9 3 5 1
Jason Keller 9 3 4 2
Buzzy Cohen 9 3 4 2
Tom Kavanaugh 8 3 3 1 1
Tom Nissley 8 1 6 1
Drew Horwood 8 1 5 1 1
Ben Ingram 8 2 5 1
Jennifer Quail 8 5 3
Karen Farrell 8 5 3
MacKenzie Jones 8 4 3 1
Tom Walsh 7 1 6
Justin Bernbach 7 2 5
Joon Pahk 7 4 2 1
Stephanie Jass 7 5 2
Keith Whitener 7 3 2 2
Greg Seroka 7 3 4
Tim Aten 7 3 1 2 1
Ryan Fenster 7 2 2 3
Josh Hill 7 2 5
Kyle Jones 7 2 5
Brian Chang 7 2 5*
Courtney Shah 7 2 2 1 2
Sean Ryan 6 1 5
Kevin Marshall 6 2 1 3
Larissa Kelly 6 2 2 2
Jim Stevens 6 2 4
Jason Zollinger 6 1 5
Roger Craig 6 4 2
Christopher Short 6 1 3 1 1
Justin Sausville 6 1 4 1
Dave Leach 6 3 1 2
Joel Pool 6 2 4
Andrew Moore 6 2 4
Jared Hall 6 3 1 2
Sandie Baker 6 3 2 1
Kerry Greene 6 3 2 1
Alex Jacob 6 4 2
Andrew Pau 6 2 4
Hunter Appler 6 1 4 1
Pranjal Vachaspati 6 4 2
Cindy Stowell 6 4 1 1
Lisa Schlitt 6 1 2 3
Alan Lin 6 2 2 1* 1
Rob Worman 6 3 2 1
Zach Newkirk 6 2 3 1

Miscellaneous Statistics[]

Games With No Winner[]

No. Ep. Aired Date Note
1 #2 September 11, 1984 The first-ever that nobody wins the game.
2 #151 April 8, 1985
3 #1597 July 9, 1991 During Seniors Tournament QF #2.
The first-ever that nobody wins the game from the tournament.
4 #3116 March 2, 1998 During Celebrity Game.
The winner declares leader going into Final Jeopardy!
5 #3190 June 12, 1998
6 #6539 February 7, 2013 During Teen Tournament SF #2.
7 #7216 January 18, 2016 The last time a 3-way loss occurred in the Alex Trebek era.
The second instance to feature returning co-champions as a rare occurrence only applying to champions previously unable to return, and the first time after the co-champion rule was disestablished early Season 31.

Tie-Breaker Match[]

No. Ep. Aired Date Event Note
1 #1781 May 4, 1992 1992 College Tournament QF #1 First-ever Tie-breaker match.
2 #2710 May 17, 1996 1996 Teen Tournament Finals
3 #2941 May 19, 1997 1997 College Tournament SF #1
4 #4150 September 20, 2002 2002 Back to School week #5
5 #5332 November 13, 2007 2007 Tournament of Champions SF #2 First-ever Tie-breaker during ToC.
6 #6370 May 4, 2012 2012 Teen Tournament QF #5
7 #6895 August 1, 2014 2014 Teen Tournament Finals
8 #7709 March 1, 2018 Regular game First-ever during regular game.
9 #8023 June 26, 2019 2019 Teen Tournament SF #3 Last Tie-breaker round during Tournament in the Alex Trebek era.
10 #8039 July 18, 2019 Regular game Last Tie-breaker round in the Alex Trebek era.
11 #8320 January 22, 2021 Regular game First Tie-breaker round in the post-Trebek era.

Returning To Show[]

  • Contestants who had lost a game on the show but was then invited back (usually due to being disadvantaged by a faulty clue, but there have been other reasons as well).
No. Name First Aired Date Second Aired Date Result 1 Result 2 Note
1 India Cooper May 1, 1991 December 16~20, 1991 X ★x5
2 Tom Nichols January 31~February 4, 1994 October 10, 1994 ★x4
3 Claudia Perry September 11, 1996 January 1~7, 1997 3rd ★x4
4 Anthony Trifilio February 25~26, 2002 March 4~5, 2003
5 Richard Finch February 26, 2002 July 14, 2003 2rd 3th
6 Phillip Steele October 25~31, 2002 April 14, 2003 ★x4 3rd
7 Frank Amanat November 3, 2003 January 15~20, 2004 2nd ★x3
8 Leslie Burns-Dell'Acqua January 12, 2005 November 2, 2005 2nd 2nd
9 Bob Mesko January 23~26, 2006 April 17~19, 2006 ★x3 ★x2
10 Brain Lamb April 17, 2006 June 26, 2007 2nd 2nd
11 Holly Owens April 17, 2006 July 3~5, 2007 3rd ★x2
12 Matt Sojot May 24, 2006 April 13, 2007 3rd 3rd
13 Karla Sortland May 24, 2006 June 11, 2007 2nd 2nd
14 Arianna Kelly January 30, 2008 July 8, 2008 3rd 2nd
15 Tom Morris April 29~may 1, 2008 May 2, 19, 2008 ★x3 ★x1
16 Kori Tyler January 8 and 9, 2009 February 26, 2010 ★x2 2nd
17 Scott Wells November 16, 2009 September 23, 2010 2nd 3rd
18 Ashley Wilson December 29, 2015 December 31, 2015~January 4, 2016 3rd ★x2
19 Rebecca Zoshak January 11, 2018 March 21, 22, 2018 2nd ★x1
20 Ryan Fenster January 29~February 2, 2018 July 17~20, 2018 ★x4 ★x3
21 Vincent Valenzuela July 13, 2018 September 25, 2018 2nd 2nd

Past Rematch[]

  • Tournament of Champions and Regular Match Standards (excluded co-champion match).
No. First Match Vs. Second Match Vs. Note
1 S2 Quarterfinal #4 Bruce Fauman (W) vs. Paula Tupper vs. Steve Rogitz S2 Final Steve Rogitz (2) vs. Bruce Fauman (3) vs. Jerry Frankel (1)
2 S4 Final Dave Traini (2) vs. Eugene Finerman (3) vs. Bob Verini (1) Super Jeopardy Semifinal #1 Bob Verini (W) vs. Eugene Finerman vs. Eric Newhouse
Super Jeopardy Final Bob Verini (2) vs. Bruce Seymour (1) vs. Dave Traini (3)
3 S6 Quarterfinal #4 Brian Wangsgard (W) vs. Yael Sofaer vs. Tom Cubbage S6 Final Tom Cubbage (1) vs. Brian Wangsgard (3) vs. Rich Lerner (2)
4 Super Jeopardy Semifinal #1 Bob Verini (W) vs. Eugene Finerman vs. Eric Newhouse Million Dollar Masters Final Brad Rutter (1) vs. Eric Newhouse (2) vs. Bob Verini (3)
5 S8 Quarterfinal #5 Mark Born (W) vs. Steve Robin vs. Jim Scott S8 Final Steve Robin (2) vs. Lou Pryor (3) vs. Jim Scott (1)
6 S9 Quarterfinal #2 Jerome Vered (W) vs. Steve Newman vs. Bruce Simmons S9 Final Jerome Vered (3) vs. Leszek Pawlowicz (1) vs. Bruce Simmons (2)
7 S10 Quarterfinal #1 Bev Schwartzberg vs. Dennis Donohue (W) vs. Marilyn Kneeland S10 Final Marilyn Kneeland (3) vs. Bev Schwartzberg (2) vs. Tom Nosek (1)
8 S11 Quarterfinal #4 John Cuthbertson (W) vs. David Hillinck vs. Rachael Schwartz S11 Final Jeff Stewart (2) vs. Rachael Schwartz (1) vs. David Hillinck (3)
9 S12 Quarterfinal #4 David Siegel (W) vs. Ryan Holznagel vs. John McKeon S12 Final David Siegel (2) vs. Ryan Holznagel (1) vs. Isaac Segal (3)
10 S13 Quarterfinal #5 Michael Daunt (W) vs. Barbara Walker vs. Bob Scarpone S13 Final Bob Scarpone (2) vs. Mike Dupée (1) vs. Michael Daunt (3)
11 UTOC Finals Ken Jennings (2) vs. Jerome Vered (3) vs. Brad Rutter (1) Watson Ken Jennings (2) vs. Watson (1) vs. Brad Rutter (3)
Battle of the Decades Finals Brad Rutter (1) vs. Ken Jennings (2) vs. Roger Craig (3)
The Greatest of All Time James Holzhauer vs. Ken Jennings (W) vs. Brad Rutter
12 S22 Regular Play Bill MacDonald vs. Beth Doner vs. Vik Vaz (W) S22 Final Bill MacDonald (2) vs. Michael Falk (1) vs. Vik Vaz (3)
13 S24 Quarterfinal #5 Cliff Galiher vs. Doug Hicton (W) vs. Andrew Rostan S24 Final Celeste DiNucci (1) vs. Cliff Galiher (3) vs. Doug Hicton (2)
14 S26 Quarterfinal #5 Vijay Balse (W) vs. Stefan Goodreau vs. Jason Zollinger S26 Final Jason Zollinger (2) vs. Vijay Balse (1) vs. Stefan Goodreau (3)
15 S29 Regular Play Keith Whitener vs. Ariane Helou vs. Paul Nelson (W) S29 Semifinal #3 Jason Keller vs. Keith Whitener (W) vs. Paul Nelson
16 S29 Quarterfinal #4 Keith Whitener(W) vs. Kristin Morgan vs. Dan McShane S29 Final Colby Burnett (1) vs. Kristin Morgan (3) vs. Keith Whitener (2)
17 S34 Quarterfinal #3 Austin Rogers vs. Alan Lin (W) vs. David Clemmons S34 Final Buzzy Cohen (1) vs. Alan Lin (2) vs. Austin Rogers (3)
18 S35 Regular play James Holzhauer vs. Jay Sexton vs. Emma Boettcher (W) S36 Final Francois Barcomb (3) vs. James Holzhauer (1) vs. Emma Boettcher (2)
19 S37 Quarterfinal #5 Sam Kavanaugh (W) vs. Andy Wood vs. Veronica Vichit-Vadakan S37 Final Veronica Vichit-Vadakan (3) vs. Jennifer Quail (2) vs. Sam Kavanaugh (1)

Achievements[]

Achievement Name
First-Ever Champion from Trebek Era Greg Hopkins
Last Champion from Trebek Era Jim Gilligan
First-Ever 5-Time Champion from Trebek Era Elise Beraru
First-Ever Male 5-Time Champion from Trebek Era John Genova
Last 5-Time Champion from Trebek Era Brayden Smith
Last Female 5-Time Champion from Trebek Era MacKenzie Jones
First-Ever 5-Time Champion from Post-Trebek Era Brian Chang
First-Ever Female 5-Time Champion from Post-Trebek Era Courtney Shah
First-Ever 5-Time Champion to Win One Game as Co-Champion Paul Boymel
First-Ever 5-Time Champion to Win One Game as Co-Champion from unlimited rule Tom Walsh
Last 5-Time Champion to Win One Game as Co-Champion from 5-time rule Dan Girard
Last 5-Time Champion to Win One Game as Co-Champion Arthur Chu
First-Ever 6-Time+ Champion Sean Ryan
First-Ever Female 6-Time+ Champion Larissa Kelly
First-Ever Single-Player Final Jeopardy John Hnat

All-Time 5+-Day Champ and Tournament Winners[]

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