How Much Money SMii7Y Makes On YouTube & Twitch – Net Worth

(Last Updated On: September 12, 2021)

SMii7Y Net Worth – $6.5 Million


SMii7Y (pronounced as Smitty) is a popular Canadian YouTube content creator from Windsor, Ontario whose real name is Jaren Daniel Smith. He has an estimated net worth of $6.5 million. His content is mainly composed of gameplay videos, funny moments, hilarity and more. He is also associated with the Banana Bus Squad and the Misfits.

Before YouTube, Jaren wanted to pursue design artworks and other designs. Currently, he runs three channels by the names SMii7Y, SMii7plus and SMii7minus.

How Much Money Does SMii7Y Earn On YouTube?

The main channel has over 4.5 million subscribers as of 2021 and has accumulated over 1.4 billion views so far. It is able to get an average of 950,000 views per day from different sources. This should generate an estimated revenue of $7,600 per day ($2.8 million a year) from the ads that appear on the videos.

SMii7plus has over 1.9 million subscribers and has accumulated over 300 million views so far. It is able to get an average of 600,000 views per day which should generate an estimated revenue of $4,800 per day ($1.7 million a year).

SMii7minus has over 300,000 subscribers and has accumulated over 35 million views.

YouTube content creators based in the US, UK, Canada and Australia generally get paid $2 – $12 per 1000 monetized views after YouTube takes its cut. Monetized views usually range from 40% – 80% of the total views. All these are influenced by several factors like the 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 SMii7Y Earn On Twitch?

The streamer has over 1 million followers and has accumulated over 5 million views so far. He is able to get an average of 4,500 viewers per stream, with his highest hitting over 22,000 views. Streamers generally make money through ads, donations, subscribers and bits. SMii7Y has an estimated 2,000 subscribers from whom he makes a minimum of $2.5 per month each. This should add up to $5,000 per month ($60,000 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 whenever 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.

Outside YouTube & Twitch, Jaren makes extra income through selling merchandise and direct sponsorship deals. He has worked with brands like Warframe, Wargaming, War Thunder, PWND, NVidia, Ubisoft, SeatGeek and many others.

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