xChocoBars is a popular female Twitch streamer from Toronto, Canada whose real name is Janet Rose. She has an estimated net worth of $800,000. She first gained popularity for her League Of Legends live streams but is now very much focused on the battle royale game known as Fortnite. Some of the other games she has played on Twitch include Hearthstone, World Of Warcraft, PUBG, IRL, Realm Royale, Stardew Valley and many others. Before fame online, she was studying to obtain an early childhood education degree. She has been in a relationship with YouTube star Disguised Toast.
How Much Money Does xChocoBars Earn On Twitch?
The streamer has over 600,000 followers as of 2020 and has accumulated over 35 million views so far. She averages just around 3,500 viewers per stream with her peak being 25,000 live viewers. Streamers make money through subscribers, ad revenue, donations and bits. xChocoBars has around 3,000 subscribers from which she makes a minimum of $2.5 per subscriber every month. This should add up to $7,500 per month ($90,000 a year). She makes an equally high amount from the other avenues available to her.
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.
xChocoBars’ YouTube channel is still quite small so it doesn’t generate an significant portion of her income.