How much is Valkyrae’s net worth and how does she make her money? The former Twitch streamer now a YouTube star has an improved fortune.
Rachell “Rae” Hofstetter better known as Valkyrae, is an American Internet personality. She has been YouTube’s most-watched female streamer since 2020 and appeared on Forbes‘ 30 Under 30 list in 2022. She was named “Gaming Creator of the Year” by Adweek and has won a Game Award and a Streamy Award.
Hofstetter is a co-owner of 100 Thieves, an esports and apparel company, and has been a content creator for the brand since 2018. Hofstetter is an advocate for women in online gaming, sometimes playing games on all-female teams.
Valkyrae has huge social media following since she shot to fame and she has been successful over the years in her career. So, who exactly is Valkyrae, and how rich is she?
Who is Valkyrae?
Valkyrae, is a Filipino-American YouTuber, former Twitch streamer, Instagram personality, and professional Fortnite and Among Us player.
She was born with the name Rachell Hofstetter on January 8, 1992, in Washington, United States. She is currently 30 years old.
Rae is a German and Filipino national but is of German, Filipino, Spaniard, and Swiss descent.
She currently lives in Los Angeles, California.
She has two brothers and one younger sister. She graduated with an associate in arts from a community college in Washington.
Rae lost her father due to cancer in April 2017. She has talked about her father not understanding what she did for a living, thinking she was working at PayPal.
Prior to streaming, Rae worked at a variety of jobs, such as being a Gamestop employee and a bank clerk.
Rae’s gamer tag used to be Legend of Rae, referencing the game Legend of Zelda. She began to think the username was awful, so she tried to find a new one. She found out about the word Valkyrie, and she attached Rae at the end, leading to the name Valkyrae.
She is a content creator and co-owner of 100 Thieves.
In 2014, while working, she began sharing her gaming hobby on Instagram, gaining a significant following. She was encouraged by various Instagram followers, friends, and Twitch streamers to start streaming on Twitch, beginning in 2015. After gathering a following, Hofstetter began posting gaming videos on YouTube.
Valkyrae is known for energetic and enthusiastic streaming while also maintaining charitable events.
What is Valkyrae’s net worth?
Valkyrae is an American celebrity who has had immense success and popularity in the last few years again and has a net worth of $3 million.
Her sources of income are from YouTube ads, brand deals, sponsored posts, advertisements, selling of merchandise, and other endeavors.
Valkyrae is a very successful woman, who has a huge crush on cars, and she likes to own some of the best. She currently owns a very beautiful Cadillac and Mercedes.
How much money does Valkyrae make?
According to Social Blade, she earns $33 – $533 in a day, $233 – $3.71K in a week, $99 – $16K in a month, and $12K – $191.7K in a year.
SportsKeeda estimates her monthly salary from YouTube alone to be around $150,000, adding that her 2021 earnings got leaked and it was evident that her streams make $173,000 per month. However, this is her income from YouTube alone, which means that the money she makes from other sources, like being a part of the 100Thieves content creation team, for instance, isn’t included in this.
What music videos did Valkyrae star in?
Aside from streaming, Rae has been featured in music videos. In 2021, she starred in “Day Walker” by Machine Gun Kelly (featuring CORPSE HUSBAND). In the same year, she appeared in Bella Poarch’s music video for “Build a B!tchh”, and “Inferno” by Sub Urban & Bella Poarch.
In 2022, Rae appeared in “Dolls”, a music video by Bella Poarch. Valky also starred as herself in “Last Cup of Coffe” by Natsumiii & Valkyrae (featuring LilyPichu).