(Last Updated On: October 25, 2018)
JoshOG Net Worth – $2 Million
JoshOG is a popular streamer from North Carolina, United States whose real name is Josh Beaver. He has an estimated net worth of $2 million. He is primarily known for his Counter Strike: Global Offensive content but has expanded his streaming content to include gaming titles like PUBG, Fortnite, Call Of Duty, Realm Royale, Planet Coaster, Weed Shop 2, Assassin’s Creed, Far Cry 5, Ring Of Elysium and others. He joined the streaming world in 2014 and has been growing steadily ever since.
How Much Money Does JoshOG Earn On Twitch?
Josh has over 1.6 million followers on Twitch and has accumulated over 70 million views so far. He is able to get an average of 4,000 viewers per stream with his highest viewership being 38,400 people watching. Streamers make money through subscribers, ad revenue, donations and bits. JoshOG has around 10,000 subscribers from which he makes a minimum of $2.5 per month from each subscriber. This should add up to $25,000 a month ($300,000 a year). He makes an equally high amount from the other avenues.
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.
Josh makes extra income through doing brand deals with brands like SteelSeries and also affiliate income.