Pokimane (civil Imane Anys) is a Moroccan-Canadian gaming youtuber and twitch streamer currently residing in California. She currently ranks 41st among the top youtubers in Canada. She became known (in 2013) mainly through League of Legends Gameplays (Pokimane LOL MMR). Their content is now very diverse and consists of ASMR, real-life videos, cosplays and other games such as. Fortnite. She currently streams about 4 hours a day on her Twitch account. She recently reached 2.5 million followers.
How much money does Pokimane have in 2019?
Considering all sources currently available, Pokimane Net Worth in 2019 is around $1.5 million. Your annual income will be at least $500,000 assessed, although this can also be much higher or lower. To date, no official figures have been given by Pokimane regarding their financial situation.
The income sources of Pokimane
Some of their sources of income include:
- Youtube advertising revenue
- Twitch earnings
- Product placements
- Tournament Prize Funds
1. How much does she earn from Youtube videos?
Currently, the YouTube channel “Pokimane” has over 4,000,000 subscribers and a total of 319,416,000 video views since its channel launch. On average she gets around on her videos 400,000 views per daywhat about 12 million views per month is equivalent to. So, assuming Youtubers get ad revenue between $2 and $7 per 1000 views and about 60% of the views are actually monetized, Pokimane deserves it between $14,000 and $50,000 (gross) per month alone with her youtube channel. (More detailed information on this calculation can be found here)
Added to that is this Google Preferred program, which allows larger companies to place their ads before the most popular 5% of videos. Of course, through this advertising, the Youtubers also earn more money. Besides, Youtubers also get more money from “YouTube Red” spectators. They pay a monthly fee to YouTube and can enjoy all videos ad-free in return. Depending on the duration of the call, the YouTubers receive a share of the earnings.
It is currently not possible to determine how high this income is at Pokimane.
2. How much does she make from Twitch live streams?
The earnings from their live streaming activity should not be ignored either. As of now, Pokimane has 3,440,000 (15th place in the world rankings) active followers, with an average of 10,000 people watching each of their streams. Her viewership record for a single stream is around 73,000 people.
Imane not only generates revenue from advertising before and during her streams, but also makes an enormous amount of money through monthly subscribers, real money donations and virtual bits. According to TwitchTracker, she currently (October 2019) has 7,600 subscribers. Assuming that streamers get around $2.5 per subscriber, that equates to one estimated revenue of over $19,000 in subscriber revenue every month ($228,000 in sales per year).
In addition, there are “donations” (in German: donations) from their viewers, where they can send an individual message. For amounts of $2 or more, the viewer’s message will be displayed or read out in the stream. It is not possible to say exactly how much money she receives from this and it also varies from month to month. We suspect that it is a sum of several thousand US dollars per month.
Also, she is known to have worked with companies like Epic Games, Lieage 2, AzurLane, Geico, Hot Pocket and many more in relation to paid partnership.
Career: This is how Pokimane became successful
Her passion for gaming developed at Imany Anys at a young age. According to her own information, her stage name is a mixture of her real name “Imane” and the word “Pokemon”, which reflects her affinity for gaming and cartoon series.
Little information is known about her childhood and youth, but Pokimane mentioned that she holds a bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering from the University of McMaster in Hamilton, Ontario.
At the age of 17 she opened her first YouTube channel and started uploading videos. With her unique personality, she managed to build up an enormous reach in a very short time. In addition to her gaming channel, she now has a second channel called “Pokimane ASMR” which, as the name implies, specializes in ASMR (Autonomous Sensory Meridian Response) videos.
Awards and Honors
In 2018 she was nominated for three awards including the 8th Streamy Awards, The Game Awards 2018 and the 10. “Shorty Awards”. She won the latter nomination in the category “Twitch Streamer of the Year”.
Here is the latest Pokimane YouTube upload:
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