Summit1g is a Twitch live streamer and former Counter-Strike: Global Offensive player and semi-professional streamer in America. He became prominent for live streaming videos and earned more than 3.1 million followers and over 28,000 subscribers for his Twitch channel. In 2018, he was considered as the top followed streamer on Twitch who ranked in the 2nd position for the total followers. To know more about net worth of Summit1g in 2018, keep reading the following article.
Early Life & Biography:
Jaryd Lazar is the real name of Summit1g who was born in Colorado, on April 23, 1987. Since childhood, summit1g was interested in video games. He started uploading his video games on his own social media accounts.
Lazar started gaining popularity from December 2011 and went on completely into gaming. He opened his own Twitch account and changed his gaming abilities into live streaming.
Lazar got married to his longtime girlfriend named Desirae and got separated in 2016. They both remain as best friends, and she is working as his manager. Currently, Lazar started dating the streamer Caroline whose gamer name is Lilchiipmunk. He also made a brief appearance on her live streaming performance. He had a younger brother and is currently living with him.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
Lazar started his career as a call representative at a company named Time Warner Cable. Later on, he quit his job as a call representative and began to focus on his gaming career. He became an outstanding Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Player, who played only through invites and never had a permanent team.
He became well-known to the people by his gamer named as Summit1g. He chose his gaming name randomly without any second thought as he just wanted to use a unique name. He gained a number of views and fans on his channel when he performed live streaming of pre-fight conference between Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather Jr.
Lazar started his professional career in 2012 when he joined Exertus Sports. In the overall North American ESEA Invite Season 15, he was ranked in the 7th position at a qualifier level. In 2015, he participated in a tournament named Clutch Con and joined Torqued team.
To participate in the Alienware Cup, he quit the Torqued and joined Quantic Gamic. He became the member of potato streamers and was also a part of the Ze Pug Godz team. In 2017, Lazar shifted to team Mythic and competed in the Main Division of ESEA. He is regarded as the multi-talented player who had surpassed his own record when he competed against Mythic in the Esports Championship Series Qualifier.
Net Worth & Earnings:
And now we finally get into the actual calculations of Summit1g net worth. The estimated net worth of Summit1g is more than $2 million. He made all this fortune at a young age by gaining a number of subscribers on his twitch account. He also earns his net worth from his Youtube channel where he had more than 3.5 million subscribers. In 2013, he had a net worth of around $200,000, and it got increased by more than ten times within four years.
Currently, Lazar is living with his younger brother at Colorado Springs. He is a philanthropist who donated money to an organization named Gamers Outreach which provides therapies and recreation through video games to a number of children in the hospitals. He is currently managing the most coveted Nissan GTR. He has become one of the first true success stories for live streaming which was sponsored by the audio company, Monster Energy, and Audio-Technica.