Michael Santana is the guy who is famously known as Imaqtpie. The up and coming internet sensation has a rapidly growing channel and has millions of views on her channel. He mainly plays the game called League of Legends and posts commentary videos on YouTube.
Michael came up with his username as a result of his mom saying he is cute. he is half Colombian and half Cuban. He describes his style of play as"mentally challenged."
HOW MUCH MONEY DOES IMAQTPIE EARN ON YOUTUBE?
The channel has over 1.7 million subscribers as of 2019 growing by 2000 new subs daily and has accumulated over 592 million views so far. In a day, it is able to get an average of 500,000 views from different sources. This should result in an estimated revenue of around $750 per day($270,000 a year) from the ads that run on the videos.
CAPTION: Playing League of LegendsSOURCE: naibuzz7
You Tubers 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, ads inventory, how many ads are in their video, how many people skip the ads, ad engagement, etc.
There is also a program known as Google preferred where deep-pocketed companies can target ads on the top 5% most popular content. Apart from ads, there is also YouTube Red where people who pay a monthly fee to view premium content, where they get paid based on the watch time on their videos. The longer the viewers watch their videos, the more money they earn.
CAPTION: Ready to play league of legendSOURCE: liqeipedia
Imaqtpie source of income from Twitch
He has also made a good fortune from his gaming skills and strategy by amassing numerous fan and followers on Twitch. In may 2019 he was ranked 17th on the followers rank whereas 8th on the views rank on Twitch platform. According to the reports he makes then $8000 monthly from Streaming.
CAPTION: streaming videosSOURCE: Instagram
As subscriptions are a recurring source of income for streamers on Twitch, Imaqtpie got 2,495,34,9 followers in late 2019, which lend hand to increase his net worth. According to sources. On average Imaqtpie generates 7000 subscriptions per month which make $21,000 a month or $252,000 from Twitch Subscriptions alone.
Imaqtpie Net Worth Details, Salary, Income Sources
Imaqtpie is estimated to have a net worth of around $1 million to $2 million, as of May 2019. He collects his net worth from his social media accounts such as YouTube, Twitch, and many other sources.
As mentioned already he earned money from YouTube and Twitch on a large scale, But way back when he was a more active gamer he won prize money of total sum of $32,000 by participating in 21 different gaming championships.