(Last Updated On: October 12, 2017)
Amy Lee Net Worth – $400,000
Amy Lee is a gaming YouTuber from the United Kingdom who runs her own self-titled channel which used to be known as AmyLee33. She has an estimated net worth of $400,000. Her content is mainly cheerful, positive Let’s Play videos of popular games like Minecraft, The Sims and Roblox.
Amy was born in 1986 and has two older brothers. She claims her step father made her childhood a nightmare which affected her school work negatively. She started doing Minecraft after being introduced to the game by her niece. She has published a book called The Magic World Of Amy Lee.
How Much Money Does Amy Lee Earn On YouTube?
The channel has over 1 million subscribers as of late 2016 and has accumulated over 316 million views so far. It is able to get an average of 100,000 views per day from different sources. This should be able to generate an estimated revenue of around $180 per day ($66,000 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.
Amy earns extra income from her book sales and selling merchandise.