(Last Updated On: August 25, 2017)
TheWarOwl Net Worth – $360,000
TheWarOwl is an American YouTuber who mainly does gaming videos. He has an estimated net worth of around $360,000. He mainly does CS:GO videos and is known for teaching new players various tips and tricks in the game. This involves casting of professional matches, tutorials on how to play the game and other completely random stuff. He is a programmer is his day job but has tried to keep his identity unknown for quite a long time.
How Much Money Does TheWarOwl Earn On YouTube?
The channel has over 1 million subscribers as of mid-2017 and has accumulated over 200 million views so far. It is able to get an average of 130,000 views per day from different sources. This should generate an estimated revenue of around $230 per day ($85,000 a year) from the ads that appear on the videos.
YouTubers get paid between $2 – $5 per 1000 monetized views after YouTube takes its cut. Monetized views range from 40% – 60% of the total views. All these are influenced by several factors like device played on, the location of the viewer, ad inventory, how many ads there are on a video, how many people skip the ads, ad engagement etc.
There is also a program known as Google Preferred where deep-pocketed companies can target ads on the top 5% most popular content. The ad rates here are higher than normal. Apart from ads, YouTubers also generate extra from YouTube Red viewers who pay a monthly fee to view premium content on YouTube plus watch videos without ads. Here they get paid based on watch time on their videos. The longer the viewers watch their videos, the more money they earn.