Rush is the highest paid NA CSGO player

A recent report by eSportsearnings has come out with a list of the top players in CSGO and their average earnings for the year 2016.

The report mentions that around $25 million will be awarded for the game till 2016 in Counter Strike Global Offensive. The recorded date range for the data is from 13th March 2016 till 12th December 2016. The list of the players and their earnings is listed below :

Player IDPlayer NameTotal (Game)Total (Overall)% of Total
1.Brazil FalleNGabriel Toledo$403,507.62|$411,084.7698.16%
2.Brazil ferFernando Alvarenga$400,807.62|$401,712.6099.77%
3.Brazil coldzeraMarcelo David$391,818.54|$391,818.54100.00%
4.Sweden flushaRobin Rönnquist$391,152.28|$391,152.28100.00%
5.Brazil TACOEpitacio Pessoa$381,926.97|$381,926.97100.00%
6.Sweden JWJesper Wecksell$374,491.60|$374,491.60100.00%
7.Brazil fnxLincoln Lau$369,110.67|$405,552.3291.01%
8.Poland neoFilip Kubski$351,098.49|$490,569.8571.57%
9.Poland TaZWiktor Wojtas$349,298.49|$486,809.8571.75%
10.Sweden olofmeisterOlof Kajbjer$346,670.79|$347,011.6199.90%
11.Sweden KRiMZFreddy Johansson$346,506.67|$346,506.67100.00%
12.Poland pashaJarosław Jarząbkowski$344,594.70|$388,944.6788.60%
13.Poland byaliPaweł Bieliński$339,072.49|$339,072.49100.00%
14.Poland snaxJanusz Pogorzelski$335,412.05|$335,412.05100.00%
15.Sweden GeT_RiGhTChristopher Alesund$319,056.69|$420,938.1575.80%
16.Sweden fribergAdam Friberg$315,979.07|$316,206.6199.93%
17.Sweden XiztRichard Landström$315,612.40|$350,303.5690.10%
18.Sweden f0restPatrik Lindberg$315,374.27|$506,110.9062.31%
19.Denmark Xyp9xAndreas Højsleth$291,238.57|$292,848.4799.45%
20.Denmark dupreehPeter Rasmussen$288,839.41|$288,839.41100.00%
21.Denmark dev1ceNicolai Reedtz$285,839.88|$285,937.4299.97%
22.France NBKNathan Schmitt$274,303.76|$295,929.5492.69%
23.Denmark cajunbRenè Borg$263,282.53|$266,075.1998.95%
24.France HappyVincent Schopenhauer$256,765.14|$261,481.2898.20%
25.France shoxRichard Papillon$252,524.03|$269,746.9093.62%
26.Russian Federation seizedDenis Kostin$249,743.67|$251,240.1699.40%
27.France SmithZzEdouard Dubourdeaux$246,896.78|$271,679.7490.88%
28.Ukraine EdwardIoann Sukharev$244,716.75|$340,539.2971.86%
29.Slovakia GuardiaNLadislav Kovács$244,600.07|$249,423.6398.07%
30.France KIOSHIMAFabien Fiey$230,318.35|$230,559.8399.90%
31.Denmark karriganFinn Andersen$225,212.81|$256,056.5387.95%
32.Russian Federation flamieEgor Vasilyev$224,191.81|$224,279.2399.96%
33.Ukraine ZeusDaniil Teslenko$217,607.11|$310,927.7169.99%
34.Sweden pronaxMarkus Wallsten$216,183.36|$224,425.1596.33%
35.France apEXDan Madesclaire$212,158.15|$216,929.0697.80%
36.Sweden dennisDennis Edman$203,195.91|$209,227.2797.12%
37.France kennySKenny Schrub$202,447.47|$205,391.7198.57%
38.United States RushWill Wierzba$183,929.33|$183,929.33100.00%

The first NA player to feature on the list is way below at Number 38. While that in itself might not speak volumes about the success of NA CSgo, we have to realise that several of the top stars are well reputed names that have been featured in the game since its inception.

You can read the entire report at esportsearnings.