Sam Snead with 82.
Jack Nicklaus with 18.
This is a dumb question. There was no first PGA tour golfer. A better question would be who were the first golfers on the first PGA tour.
Byron nelson won 11
Ernie Els is a PGA tour golfer from South Africa who has won many PGA Tour tournaments.
The cast of Fairway Champions - 1949 includes: Henry Cotton as Himself - PGA Golfer Claude Harmon as Himself - PGA Golfer Ted Husing as Himself, Commentator Lawson Little as Himself - PGA Golfer
The : PGA - Professional Golfers Association
As of the 2008 season, that would be Sam Snead with 82.
briant baird 26 cuts in 2008
The average earnings for PGA, Senior PGA, and LPGA are $265339, $328916, and $91340