Tezos (XTZ) Staking Rewards Calculator

How much can you earn by staking your Tezos (XTZ)?

Asset

Tezos

Ticker

XTZ

Current Price

$1.00

Rank

#0

Market Cap

$0

= 1000.0 XTZ
Current XTZ Price:
1 XTZ = $1.00
End value:
$1,306.96 = 1306.960 XTZ
Initial monthly earning:
$4.58 = 4.583 XTZ
Average earning per year:
$61.39 = 61.392 XTZ
Overall earning:
$306.96 = 306.960 XTZ
Current Annual XTZ Staking Yield at Kraken: 5.5% APY

Price data powered by CoinGecko API.

Month #Asset Value (USD)Asset Value (XTZ)Monthly staking reward (USD)Monthly staking reward (XTZ)
0$1,000.001,000.000 XTZ$0.000.000 XTZ
1$1,004.471,004.472 XTZ$4.474.472 XTZ
2$1,008.961,008.963 XTZ$4.494.492 XTZ
3$1,013.481,013.475 XTZ$4.514.512 XTZ
4$1,018.011,018.007 XTZ$4.534.532 XTZ
5$1,022.561,022.559 XTZ$4.554.552 XTZ
6$1,027.131,027.132 XTZ$4.574.573 XTZ
7$1,031.721,031.725 XTZ$4.594.593 XTZ
8$1,036.341,036.339 XTZ$4.614.614 XTZ
9$1,040.971,040.973 XTZ$4.634.634 XTZ
10$1,045.631,045.628 XTZ$4.654.655 XTZ
11$1,050.301,050.303 XTZ$4.684.676 XTZ
12$1,055.001,055.000 XTZ$4.704.697 XTZ
13$1,059.721,059.718 XTZ$4.724.718 XTZ
14$1,064.461,064.456 XTZ$4.744.739 XTZ
15$1,069.221,069.216 XTZ$4.764.760 XTZ
16$1,074.001,073.998 XTZ$4.784.781 XTZ
17$1,078.801,078.800 XTZ$4.804.803 XTZ
18$1,083.621,083.624 XTZ$4.824.824 XTZ
19$1,088.471,088.470 XTZ$4.854.846 XTZ
20$1,093.341,093.337 XTZ$4.874.867 XTZ
21$1,098.231,098.226 XTZ$4.894.889 XTZ
22$1,103.141,103.137 XTZ$4.914.911 XTZ
23$1,108.071,108.070 XTZ$4.934.933 XTZ
24$1,113.031,113.025 XTZ$4.954.955 XTZ
25$1,118.001,118.002 XTZ$4.984.977 XTZ
26$1,123.001,123.001 XTZ$5.004.999 XTZ
27$1,128.021,128.023 XTZ$5.025.022 XTZ
28$1,133.071,133.067 XTZ$5.045.044 XTZ
29$1,138.131,138.134 XTZ$5.075.067 XTZ
30$1,143.221,143.224 XTZ$5.095.089 XTZ
31$1,148.341,148.336 XTZ$5.115.112 XTZ
32$1,153.471,153.471 XTZ$5.145.135 XTZ
33$1,158.631,158.629 XTZ$5.165.158 XTZ
34$1,163.811,163.810 XTZ$5.185.181 XTZ
35$1,169.011,169.014 XTZ$5.205.204 XTZ
36$1,174.241,174.241 XTZ$5.235.227 XTZ
37$1,179.491,179.492 XTZ$5.255.251 XTZ
38$1,184.771,184.767 XTZ$5.275.274 XTZ
39$1,190.061,190.064 XTZ$5.305.298 XTZ
40$1,195.391,195.386 XTZ$5.325.322 XTZ
41$1,200.731,200.731 XTZ$5.355.345 XTZ
42$1,206.101,206.101 XTZ$5.375.369 XTZ
43$1,211.491,211.494 XTZ$5.395.393 XTZ
44$1,216.911,216.912 XTZ$5.425.417 XTZ
45$1,222.351,222.353 XTZ$5.445.442 XTZ
46$1,227.821,227.819 XTZ$5.475.466 XTZ
47$1,233.311,233.310 XTZ$5.495.490 XTZ
48$1,238.821,238.825 XTZ$5.515.515 XTZ
49$1,244.361,244.364 XTZ$5.545.540 XTZ
50$1,249.931,249.929 XTZ$5.565.564 XTZ
51$1,255.521,255.518 XTZ$5.595.589 XTZ
52$1,261.131,261.132 XTZ$5.615.614 XTZ
53$1,266.771,266.772 XTZ$5.645.639 XTZ
54$1,272.441,272.436 XTZ$5.665.665 XTZ
55$1,278.131,278.126 XTZ$5.695.690 XTZ
56$1,283.841,283.842 XTZ$5.725.715 XTZ
57$1,289.581,289.583 XTZ$5.745.741 XTZ
58$1,295.351,295.349 XTZ$5.775.767 XTZ
59$1,301.141,301.142 XTZ$5.795.792 XTZ
60$1,306.961,306.960 XTZ$5.825.818 XTZ

What is Tezos?

Tezos (XTZ) is an open-source blockchain platform with a novel governance design that allows XTZ stakeholders to vote on possible changes to the protocol and then implement these changes with an on-chain upgrade mechanism. Through this governance design, Tezos aims to reduce the chances that its blockchain would fork, which is when two separate cryptocurrencies are created from a single project when there is a large enough disagreement between blockchain participants. With its novel design, Tezos brought to light the contrast between off-chain and on-chain governance strategies, an important conversation which continues to play out in the crypto space.

The Tezos blockchain was first created by husband and wife Arthur and Kathleen Breitman in 2014, and the team held an initial coin offering (ICO) in 2017. This was the largest ever ICO at the time, raising the equivalent of $232 million. The Tezos Foundation, based out of Switzerland, was created to launch the Tezos protocol following the ICO.

What is Tezos staking?

Since Tezos operates with a Proof-of-Stake consensus mechanism, users holding XTZ tokens can earn staking rewards in exchange for using their holdings to secure the blockchain. Staking, also known as "baking" in the Tezos ecosystem, is the process of locking up your XTZ tokens to secure the Tezos network, validate transactions and distribute newly minted XTZ. Through the process of staking, the Tezos network ties its security to the honesty of the majority who are incentivized as token holders to maintain the integrity and value of the network.

How do I stake my XTZ?

Tezos staking (aka "baking") works in two ways:

  1. Self baking (hard). Advanced users can run their own Tezos node, which must be setup with "baking" software and kept updated and online. This approach is slightly more profitable but also requires your time to maintain the node, pay for hosting, and properly configure the baking software.
  2. Delegating (easy). Delegation is where you delegate your staking rights to another node called a "delegator" so that you can participate in staking without having to maintain your own node. The downside is that the delegator takes a small fee for their service, reducing your staking rewards.

There are two general approaches to delegating your XTZ:

  • Using a non-custodial wallet like Atomex. With a non-custodial wallet, you have the sole control your private keys which means that you do not have to trust a third party with your keys. The downside to a non-custodial wallet is that you are solely responsible for not losing your keys and keeping them secure. When it comes to baking, with this approach you are responsible for choosing a good and reliable Tezos baker, so choose carefully.
  • Using a custodial wallet like Kraken, a crypto exchange. With a custodial wallet, you trust a third party to control your private keys and provide you access to your tokens when you wish to send or trade them. The upside to custodial wallets is that they are typically more convenient and your personal responsibility of safeguarding your private keys is lessened. With this approach, you do not have the ability to choose your Tezos baker - you must use your custodian's partner baker.
Current Annual XTZ Staking Yield at Kraken: 5.5% APY

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