(Last Updated On: March 24, 2021)
BotezLive Net Worth – $1.1 Million
BotezLive is a Twitch channel created by a Canadian content creator based in Texas, United States named Alexandra Botez and hosted together with her sister Andrea Botez. Their content is generally composed of playing chess online together or with other players. Alexandra started streaming on Twitch for fun back in 2016 and currently has an estimated net worth of $1.1 million.
Alexandra ranks 26,631 amongst FIDE’s 100,000+ active players. Together with her sister, they are signed with Team Envy, a global esports and entertainment company.
How Much Money Does BotezLive Earn On Twitch?
The streamer has over 750,000 followers as of 2021 and has accumulated over 45 million views so far. She is able to get an average of 10,000 viewers per stream, their highest hitting 86,864 viewers. Streamers generally make money on Twitch through ads, subscriptions, bits and donations. BotezLive has an estimated 3,400 subscribers from whom she makes a minimum of $2.5 from each for each month they are subscribed. This should add up to $8,500 per month ($102,000 a year).
Officially, Twitch Partners and Affiliates receive 50% of the total subscription fee, so for the $4.99 tier, the streamer would get around $2.50. Twitch has been known to increase this amount for popular streamers to encourage them to remain on the Twitch platform, with some being upgraded to anywhere from 60% to 100% of the monthly fee.
Streamers make money through the Cheering feature when a fan cheers with bits in the chat. A Cheer is an animated chat emote that uses bits. Typing “Cheer1” will generate a grey bouncing triangle, and cost you 1.4 cents. “Cheer100” brings up a dancing purple diamond, and costs you $1.4. You can Cheer any amount you please (including irregular figures, and the corresponding emotes get larger and larger, up to a “Cheer10000,” a $140 tip represented by a fractured red star. streamers will get 1 cent for every Bit pledged while Twitch will keep the 0.4 cents.
Fans can also donate directly to their favorite streamers through Paypal and also cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin, litecoin or ethereum. There are a variety of third-party services which Twitch streamers can connect to their account to activate additional features such as donations and alerts. Some of the more-popular services are Gaming For Good, StreamTip, Muxy, Stream Elements, and StreamLabs. All of these services create a unique donation page for your channel hosted on their own server which you can direct your viewers to make a donation.
Alexandra makes extra income through sponsorship deals from different brands like GFuel, Chess House, Choker etc.