(Last Updated On: November 2, 2018)
Jericho Net Worth – $1.2 Million
Jericho is a popular streamer and gamer whose real name is Tucker Boner from Santa Monica. He has an estimated net worth of $1.2 million. He currently mostly streams Fortnite but he has tried other games like PUBG, Call Of Duty, Poly Bridge, Sea Of Thieves, House Flipper and others. He started out on Ustream playing Dead Space 2 then moved to Justin.tv which was purchased by Amazon. He started his YouTube channel when he was only 16 years old. he ended up dropping out of college in his first year since he was already making enough money to be a broadcaster full time. His paycheck was around $4 and that was the proof he gave his parents that he can get paid for playing games. If he ever decides to quit streaming he wants to venture into music and food.
How Much Money Does Jericho Earn On Twitch?
The streamer has over 1.2 million followers on the platform and has accumulated over 27 million views so far. He is able to get an average of 2,000 viewers per stream with his highest being around 45,000 live viewers. Streamers make money through subscribers, ad revenue, donations and bits. Currently he has over 4,500 subscribers from which he makes a minimum of $2.5 per month from each subscriber. This should add up to around $11,250 per month ($135,000 a year). He makes an equally high amount from the other avenues available.
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
How Much Money Does Jericho Earn On YouTube?
The channel has over 1 million followers and has accumulated over 135 million views so far. It is able to get an average of 60,000 views per day from different sources. This should generate an estimated revenue of around $110 per day ($40,000 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.
Jericho makes extra income through doing brand deals. He has been sponsored by Best Buy, Razer and others