Premium Payouts is a feature which allow developers to be paid in Robux based on how much time Premium subscribers spend in your game. This feature was introduced on February 19, 2020 on the Developer Forum.
The amount that is paid out to developers is based on a "Premium Playtime Score" metric. It gives immediate feedback on the impact of new in-game changes in relation to the amount of time Premium subscribers spend in your game. Payouts have a 28 day delay to best calculate engagement for the entire month of a Premium subscription.
Roblox encourages games to restrict certain features to Premium users and use the Premium Purchase Modal to increase premium payouts on any given game.
Payout farming is a method of gaining robux which includes two accounts, one with premium, and one that owns a game. use the account with premium to afk at the other accounts game, the account will start to gain robux from the premium accounts time afked at the game.
You can give your main the robux via group funds if the game is owned by a group or by buying a shirt from the premium account.
- Paid-access games are not eligible to receive Premium Payouts.
- The amount of Robux received from Premium Payouts was tripled on April 1, 2020.