Twitch Streamer TrainWrecksTV
Full NameTyler Faraz Niknam
Age30
Date of BirthDecember 20, 1990 
NationalityAmerican
Est. Net Worth$20,000,000
Twitch Followers2,115,155
TrainWrecksTV Streamer Bio

Who is TrainWrecksTV?

Tyler Faraz Niknam, known as TrainWrecksTV, was born in Scottsdale, Arizona. He started streaming on Twitch in 2015, where he would play video games and stream IRL content. He debuted “Scuffed Podcast” in 2019, his podcast where he and other streamers discuss various topics. Scuffed Podcast has also become a platform to raise thousands of dollars for charity.

TrainWrecksTV became even more popular when he started playing Among Us in 2020, gaining many fans for his style of play. He even won an Among Us tournament, taking home $5,000 as a prize.

Eventually, TrainWrecksTV gained notoriety for a number of reasons – first for receiving a five-day Twitch ban for a misogynistic rant and second, for his gambling streams. He eventually moved to Canada so he could continue his gambling streams, as he was running into some legal troubles in the US.

Update: 06/10/21 [Twitch Leak]

In a Twitch leak on 06/10/2021 documents revealed that TrainWrecksTV had supposedly made $1,572,912.37 from Twitch payouts alone from August 2019 to October 2021. This total does not include revenue from other platforms such as Youtube, Sponsorships or merch. Some streamers have confirmed the numbers to be about right however it is speculative right now.

Trainwrecks Gambling Revenue

Trainwrecks claims to have made over $360 Million from promoting online casinos. This is likely revenue and not his share after his gambling losses on stream. However, it’s safe to say these gambling deals made trainwrecks very rich.

What Is TrainWrecksTV Net Worth?

TrainWrecksTV has an estimated Net worth of over $20,000,000. He is currently estimated to be making around $65,174.50 per month from Twitch and Youtube.

How Much Does TrainWrecksTV Make Per Month?

TrainWrecksTV is estimated to make $65,174.50 per month from multiple income streams. This includes Twitch subs, Ad Revenue, and brand deals.

How Does TrainWrecksTV Make Money?

Twitch

Subs – Twitch Subs are split between the streamer and Twitch. New streamers are in a Tier 1 bracket and will get a 50/50 split making their subs worth $2.50. Once a streamer is pulling in enough views 1000+ per month they can re-negotiate their split to either a 60/40 split (Tier 2) or 70/30 (Tier 3) if they are really popular.

Bits -For every bit a streamer receives they get $0.01.

Ads – When streamers run ads on Twitch they make around $10-20 CPM depending on their contracts. This means they earn $10-20 per 1000 viewers on the stream when the ad runs.

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Youtube

Ads -Youtube channels get paid per 1000 views (CPM). Usually in the gaming niche creators will make $2-7 CPM meaning they will get paid $2-7 for every 1000 views on their channel. However, not all views are monetized due to ad blockers, etc. Most channels get paid for around 80% of their views.

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How Much Does TrainWrecksTV Make Per Month On Twitch?

TrainWrecksTV makes approximately $59,531 per month directly from Twitch. This is broken down by the following:

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Subs – TrainWrecksTV has 8,141 active subscribers as of November 2022 according to Twitchtracker. This means he is earning approximately $3.50 x 8,141 = $28,493.50 from Twitch subs monthly as he is likely to have a 70/30 split with Twitch.

Ads – TrainWrecksTV streamed for approximately 134 hours last month with an average viewership of 15,713 viewers. If he runs an ad twice an hour at a $5 CPM he would make 268 x 5 x 15.7 = $21,038 per month from ads.

Donations & Bits – Donations and bits are harder to calculate as we don’t have any hard numbers to go off. However, from his level of viewership, he is likely to make an extra $5,000 – 10,000 or more from donations each month.

TrainWrecksTV Other Income Sources

How Much Does TrainWrecksTV Make On Youtube?

TrainWrecksTV primarily makes money on Youtube through Adsense revenue. According to SocialBlade last month he pulled in 321,558 views. If we break this down we can get an estimate of his Youtube revenue.

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321,558 views/1000 = 321.56

321.56 x $2 CPM = $643.12 Per Month from Youtube Adsense.

TrainWrecksTV is making approximately $643.12 from Youtube each month.

How Much Does TrainWrecksTV Make From Merch?

screengrab from trainwrecksTV’s shop

Although TrainwrecksTV has a merch store, it appears it has not been populated with items. For now, we can estimate he makes $0 per month from his merch.

TrainWrecksTV is making approximately $0 from merch sales each month.

How Much Does TrainWrecksTV Make From Brand Deals?

TrainwrecksTV has StreamLabs Prime and GFuel listed on his Twitch panels. We can estimate a streamer of his size makes anywhere from $2,500 to $5,000 per month from his affiliations.

TrainWrecksTV is making approximately $5,000 from brand deals each month.

Wrapping Up

Although TrainWrecksTV makes a killing from Twitch, it’s not his sole income. He also makes income from his podcast and from his gambling (although the income from gambling may be quite volatile). His millions of loyal fans are always excited to see his streams, and so are we.

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Sources:

Socialblade, TwitchTracker

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