However, what did he get such a huge salary for? Ropz received one payment from Germany. At 99%, this is his last salary at Mouz: €40,673. After taxes, this amount is approximately €23,000.
Ropz' earnings for 2022 (not including income from stickers) - €750,000. Moreover, Redditor calculated that 25% of the amount is prize money. The rest, €500,000, is salary. An Estonian receives plus or minus the same monthly money as in Mouz - €41,500. He also spent €200,000 on his monthly salary, which is €9,000 net. Ropz paid himself a €100,000 dividend.
In Q3 2022 ropz also invested €90,000 on a vehicle for the business. Despite all, his business ended the year with a profit of $445. Profits are not taxed in Estonia at the end of the year. If you like, you may leave it alone or retain it for future investments. Include a $90,000 car (that does lose some value every year).
A year ago, Smuya talked about salaries: top players earn over $50,000. Copenhagen Flames (with Hooxi) paid $2,000. After the team entered the playoffs of PGL Major Stockholm 2021, the salary was raised by three thousand. Approximately 10 players (high level) each receive $40,000, 15-20 players receive $25,000, s1mple and NiKo earn over $50,000.
According to a 2022 report by HLTV.org, s1mple's annual salary was approximately USD 1.2 million. That makes him one of the highest-paid players in the CS:GO scene, and for a good reason – s1mple's incredible aim and game sense have earned him numerous accolades and titles over the years.
Recall that Valve earns close to $700 million a year selling CS:GO cases. Swedish YouTuber Anomaly looked at the statistics over the past few years. Developers earn an average of $667 million a year. $54 million per month. $1.8 million daily!