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Indy 500 purse: Marco Andretti earns $364,129; Will Power $2.5 million

Indy 500 purse: Marco Andretti earns $364,129; Will Power $2.5 million
Marco Andretti (right) talks with his father and car owner Michael Andretti during a practice session for the Indianapolis 500. (Michael Conroy /AP FILE PHOTO)

Will Power earned $2,525,454 for winning the 102nd running of the Indianapolis 500 .

The overall purse for the 33 drivers in Sunday's race was $13,063,073.

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Car owner Michael Andretti, whose Andretti Autosport team collected six checks, walked away with $2,039,201 in official prize money.

Lehigh Valley native and Notre Dame-Green Pond High School graduate Marco Andretti got $364,129 for placing 12th. Nazareth's Sage Karam collected $203,305 for coming in 26th.

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Power took the lead with four laps to go when Oriol Servia and Jack Harvey had to pit for fuel. The 37-year-old Australian held off pole winner Ed Carpenter over the final few laps for the victory.

Carpenter earned $911,504 for his runner-up finish. Third-place finisher Scott Dixon earned $587,129.

Danica Patrick earned $208,305 in the final race of her career. She finished 30th after crashing out.

Defending race winner Takuma Sato was also was knocked out. He finished 32nd but pocketed $300,305.

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Four drivers had the lowest paychecks at $200,305.

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