(Last Updated On: September 7, 2020)
Clix Net Worth – $2.2 Million
Clix is a popular YouTuber, streamer and professional gamer from the United States whose real name is Cody Conrod. He has an estimated net worth of $2.2 million. His content is mainly composed of gameplay footage from gaming sessions of the popular battle royale game known as Fortnite. He is well known for being among one of the best one vs one player and high ground taker. He is also one of the youngest professional Fortnite players. He became a member of NRG Esports on July 2020.
Cody first uploaded videos of YouTube on April 2018 mainly showcasing a build battle he was in and montages. He won first place in Fortnite’s first annual World Cup and walked away with $58,000 in prize money. So far he has qualified 5x and won over $350,000 in total.
How Much Money Does Clix Earn On YouTube?
The channel has over 2 million subscribers as of 2020 and has accumulated over 100 million views so far. It is able to get an average of 250,000 views per day from different sources. This should generate an estimated revenue of $1,250 per day ($450,000 a year) from the ads that appear on the videos.
YouTubers get paid $2 – $7 per 1000 monetized views after YouTube takes its cut. Monetized views range from 40% – 80% of the total views. All these are influenced by several factors like device played on, time of the year, the location of the viewer, ad inventory, how many ads there are on a video, how many people skip the ads, type of advertisement, ad engagement, type of content etc. The cost of an ad view is based on an auction between advertisers based on views. Advertisers have to bid a minimum of $0.01 per view.
There is also a program known as Google Preferred where deep-pocketed companies can target ads on the top 5% most popular content. The ad rates here are higher than normal. Apart from ads, YouTubers also generate extra from YouTube Red viewers who pay a monthly fee to view premium content on YouTube plus watch videos without ads. Here they get paid based on watch time on their videos. The longer the viewers watch their videos, the more money they earn.
How Much Money Does Clix Make On Twitch?
The streamer has over 2.5 million followers on the platform and has accumulated over 50 million views so far. He is able to get an average of 18,000 viewers on his livestreams and his highest viewership hit 90,000 viewers. Streamers make money through ad income, donations, subscriptions and bits. Clix has an estimated 23,500 subscribers from whom he makes a minimum of $2.5 from each subscription per month. This should add up to $58,750 per month ($705,000 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.
Clix gets extra income through sponsorship deals from brands like Turtle Beach, Roccat etc. He also sells merchandise to his loyal fans.