Kraken staking calculator

The Invezz Kraken staking calculator helps you work out how much you can earn from staking crypto on the platform. Use the Kraken rewards calculator to find out what your expected profits could be.
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Updated: Nov 17, 2022

Find out instantly how much interest you could generate with Kraken by entering your chosen crypto, the staking amount, and how long you want to stake your coin for. 

Calculate your Kraken staking rewards

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How to use our Kraken staking calculator

The Kraken staking calculator is super simple. Just follow these steps to find out how much you could earn through staking on Kraken today.

  1. Select the crypto you want to stake. Each cryptocurrency pays different rewards.
  2. Enter how much you want to stake. You stake as much or as little money as you like.
  3. Choose your reward frequency. Put in whether you’re going to receive your rewards daily, weekly, or annually. 
  4. Enter the interest rate. The rewards rate is an annual rate, even if you receive daily payouts.
  5. Enter how long you want to stake your money for. Normally, the longer you lock your money up for, the higher the possible rewards.

And that’s it! The results update automatically as soon as you change anything.

Start staking with Kraken

Sign up to Kraken today to start earning interest. Use the Kraken rewards calculator to work out how much you could earn and create a Kraken account to start staking.

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How do I stake on Kraken?

Go to the Earn tab in the menu bar. Choose which coin you want to stake, enter the amount you want to stake, and confirm. Any crypto you want to stake has to be in your Kraken account when you start this process.

Each crypto has its own rewards schedule. For example, ETH rewards are paid out on Sundays, while Cardano payouts are on Mondays. Each reward will be paid into your account at approximately 1am UTC on the scheduled day.

What are the fees for staking on Kraken?

There are no fees for staking on Kraken.

What cryptos can I stake on Kraken

You can stake 14 cryptocurrencies on Kraken. Here are the cryptos that are available:

  • Algorand (ALGO)
  • Cardano (ADA)
  • Cosmos (ATOM)
  • Ethereum (ETH)
  • Flow (FLOW)
  • Kava (KAVA)
  • Kusama (KSM)
  • Polygon (MATIC)
  • Mina (MINA)
  • Polkadot (DOT)
  • Solana (SOL)
  • Secret (SCRT)
  • Tezos (XTZ)
  • Tron (TRX)

How much can I make by staking on Kraken?

Use the Kraken earn calculator to find out exactly how much you could make. However, in almost every instance staking pays a better rate of interest than keeping your money in a bank savings account.

For example, if you have £1000 in a savings account paying 1% interest, over the course of the year you would earn £10. This is normally paid into your account on a monthly basis.

Crypto staking rewards are higher, more flexible, and can be paid out more frequently. For instance, if you bought £1000 worth of ETH and deposited it onto a staking platform then you may be able to earn significantly more and receive that money on a daily basis. If the ETH reward was 8%, this would be the calculation:

£1000 x 8% APY rewards = £80

£80/365 days = £0.21 per day

Or in ETH:

0.87 ETH x 8% APY rewards = 0.069 ETH

0.069/365 days = 0.00019 ETH per day

You can also choose to adjust your staking amount or withdraw your money at any time without losing out on your rewards. The trade-off is that the price of the coin is more volatile than fiat currency and the value of your holdings can fluctuate dramatically. 

Can I stake on other platforms?

Yes, lots of different brokers offer staking rewards and you can spread your money around to get the best rates. Here are some other brokers that offer staking rewards:

  • Binance. Binance offers staking rewards on 300+ cryptocurrencies.
  • Coinbase. Coinbase pays out staking rewards automatically on qualifying coins.
  • Crypto.com. Crypto.com offers staking rewards on 100+ cryptocurrencies.

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