What Is the Largest Monetary Prize Ever Won on "Wheel of Fortune"?

What Is the Largest Monetary Prize Ever Won on "Wheel of Fortune"?

What Is the Largest Monetary Prize Ever Won on "Wheel of Fortune"?

Autumn Erhard of Laguna Niguel, California, set the "Wheel of Fortune" show record with winnings of $1,030,340 on the episode that aired on May 30, 2013. Erhard solved the puzzle "Tough Workout" with only the two T's, the R and the G showing to win $1 million.

As of Aug. 2015, three people have won at least $1 million on "Wheel of Fortune." Michelle Loewenstein won $1,026,080 on Oct. 14, 2008, which is still the second-largest total ever on the show. Sarah Manchester won $1,017,490 on Sept. 17, 2014. The long-running show first added the possibility of a $100,000 win in 2001, and a $1 million win has only been possible since 2008.