(Last Updated On: November 14, 2018)
DansGaming Net Worth – $2.8 Million
DansGaming is a Twitch streamer from the United States whose real name is Dan. He has an estimated net worth of $2.8 million. He mostly streams games like World Of Warcraft, PathFinder, Path Of Exile, Monster Hunter World, Red Dead Redemption 2, The Elder Scrolls IV, Warframe and many others. He started streaming in 2009 and has steadily grown his channel ever since.
How Much Money Does DansGaming Earn On Twitch?
The streamer has over 900,000 followers as of 2018 and has accumulated over 105 million views so far. He is able to get an average of 5,200 viewers per stream with his highest being 30,000 viewers. Streamers make money through subscribers, ad revenue, donations and bits. Dan has around 8,000 subscribers from which he makes a minimum of $2.5 per subscriber every month. This should add up to $20,000 per month ($240,000 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.