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How Much Is Shroud's Net Worth?

Michael Grzesiek, better known for his professional name Shroud, has accumulated a massive fortune from his Twitch Streaming and gaming career. The Polish-Canadian personality is the former professional Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (CS:GO) player of Cloud9.

Currently, Shroud has an estimated net worth of $3 million including donations and subscription earnings. Most recently, Michael aka Shroud played Apex Legends, he is also famous for playing PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG), Call of Duty Black Ops 4: Blackout, and Rainbow Six Siege. Scroll down for details on Shroud’s asset, earnings, income source, expenses & personal life.

Shroud’s Net Worth: Income Source & Earnings

One of the famed pro-gamers, Shroud started his career as Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (CS:GO) player for ESEA teams. Later, he made associations with CompLexity Gaming then with Cloud9, with whom Shroud signed in August 2014.

As of March 2019, Shroud’s net worth is estimated to be $3 million. The main source of his income is Twitch streaming, YouTube career, and endorsement.

Sources cite that Shroud can make over $110,000 revenue per month from Twitch subscriptions while the YouTube earnings aids up the millionaire gamer’s fortune.

Did you know? In 2015, Shroud made $100,000 from donations on his Twitch.

Twitch Streaming, Tournament & YouTube Payroll

As reported, Shroud’s career earnings as an e-sports player is around $250,000 while his tournament participation and Twitch streaming added on the earnings.

With over 5 million followers on Twitch, the 24-year-old gamer makes $1.4 million per year from the 45,000 paying subscribers.

Currently, Shroud has over 4.6 million subscribers on his self-titled YouTube channel has over 413.53 million views. Online sources claim that he makes nearly $440,000 annually.

Here is the list of his prize money from tournaments.

DateTournamentRankPrize Money
June 22, 2015ESL ESEA Pro League Season 1 – North America1st$18,000
July 5, 2015ESL ESEA Pro League Season 1 – Finals2nd$60,000
November 15, 2015iBUYPOWER Cup1st$65,000
June 25, 2016Esports Championship Series Season 1 – Finals5-6th$65,000
July 21, 2016ELEAGUE Season 15-8th$50,000
September 18, 2016DreamHack Open Bucharest 20162nd$20,000
October 30, 2016ESL Pro League Season 4 – Finals1st$200,000
June 11, 2017Americas Minor Championship – Kraków 20171st$30,000
June 25, 2017Esports Championship Series Season 3 – Finals3rd-4th$65,000
July 9, 2017ESL One: Cologne 20172nd$40,000

Total Tournament Prize money: $613,000

Any Endorsement Deals?

Yes, Shroud does have an endorsement deal with Madrinas Coffee, his first sponsorship. He announced the news via his Twitter on May 4, 2018. Moreover, he has been endorsed by LootCrate, Alienware, and HTC.

As per Influencer Marketing Hub, he makes around $2,386.5 - $3,977.5 per sponsored Instagram post, where, as of 2019, he has 1.2 million followers.

Besides this, Shroud is also the brand ambassador of the gaming company, HyperX which he joined in June 2018.

Asset, Lifestyle, Insurance, And Expenses

With such a massive fortune, Shroud lives a lavish lifestyle and is often seen spending money on his gaming gadgets. Besides this, the gamer is also fond of traveling and food hunts.

Shroud currently lives in his house in California, the US, which is worth hundreds of thousand dollars. In January 2019, a YouTube video of Shroud was released where he talked about his new house and new gaming room.

Well, the house in California costs the average of $393,000 and bills the average annual insurance premium of $986.

Even if the Twitch Streamer cum YouTuber is yet to open up about his car collection, sources report that he owns cars like Mercedes, Ford, Range Rover, and others.

For a fact: Shroud is a dog person and owns 2 dogs; one of them is Troy, a Shepsky which can cost between $350 and $850.

What About Shroud’s Tax Payment?

Yeah, he does have to pay a tax that is inclusive of property and income tax.

Properties in California seeks 1.1% of the assessed value as property tax, while income tax comes to be $468,000 in the total annual earnings of $1 million. The income tax is inclusive of 33.12% Federal tax, 2.97% FICA and 10.77% State tax.

Same is the case for Shroud.

Charity Works

In July 2018, Shroud was reported to be one of the participants in PUBG Global Invitational 2018, a charity showdown. Well, the competition worth $1 million sought $600,000 to winners while 2nd and 3rd positioners received $300,000 and $100,000 respectively.

Sadly, Shroud couldn’t make to any prize money for donations. But he did donate $2,500 to a girl with cancer on Twitch, sources report.

Shroud’s Personal Details: Age, Family, Education, and Relationship

Born on June 3, 1994, in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada, Shroud’s real name is Michael Grzesiek. Shroud is low-key about his family background and family along with educational qualification.

Well, he holds dual nationality: Polish and Canadian and is of white ethnicity.

As of March 2019, Shroud’s age is 24 and has a height of 5ft 6 inches (170 cm).

Meanwhile, Shroud is not married and is also not reported to be dating. Prior, he dated Jessica Rago, a talent manager at Loaded. The couple sadly broke up in January 2019.

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Updated On Wed Aug 14 2019 Published On Wed Apr 10 2019 By