(Last Updated On: July 10, 2018)
FaZe Tfue Net Worth – $750,000
FaZe Tfue is a popular gamer on YouTube and Twitch whose real name is Turner Tunney. He has an estimated net worth of $750,000. He is also a professional Esports Athlete playing for the FaZe Clan together with other members. He has grown in popularity thanks to his entertaining livestreams of him playing the popular game known as Fortnite. He has won numerous Fortnite competitions over the past couple of months.
How Much Money Does FaZe Tfue Earn On YouTube and Twitch?
The channel has over 3 million subscribers as of 2018 and has accumulated over 400 million views so far. It is able to get an average of 1.3 million views per day from different sources. This should generate an estimated revenue of around $2,300 per day ($850,000 a year) from the ads that appear on the videos.
YouTubers get paid between $2 – $5 per 1000 monetized views after YouTube takes its cut. Monetized views range from 40% – 60% of the total views. All these are influenced by several factors like device played on, the location of the viewer, ad inventory, how many ads there are on a video, how many people skip the ads, ad engagement 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.
On Twitch, Tfue has over 1.3 million followers and averages around 8,700 viewers per stream. His highest ever watched stream had around 95,000 viewers. Twitch streamers make money through ad revenue, fan subscriptions, Twitch bits and fan donations. Twitch streamers are generally paid around $3.5 per subscriber. It is estimated that he has around 800 subscribers which should translate into an estimated revenue of $2,800 per month and from donations he averages around $500 per stream which should translate to between $100,000 – $180,000 a year.
Tfue makes extra income through Esports cash prizes for the competitions he wins.