(Last Updated On: December 31, 2017)
Pretty Good Gaming Net Worth – $80,000
Pretty Good Gaming is a gaming YouTube channel run by four guys from the United Kingdom named Gareth Evans, Mike Williams, Liam McKelvey and Jake Kulkowski. It was created by Gareth Evans back in 2015 and one year later Mike joined. Their content is mainly talking about video games every day with various news coverage, review round-ups, talking points and their opinions. They do their best to call out the shit and highlight the good int he games industry. They all work together 5 days a week to write, workshop, film, edit and publish every video they make.
How Much Money Does Pretty Good Gaming Earn On YouTube?
The channel has over 300,000 subscribers as of early 2018 and has accumulated over 70 million views so far. It is able to get an average of 200,000 views per day from different sources. This should generate an estimated revenue of around $360 per day ($130,000 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.
Pretty Good Gaming have set up a Patreon account to supplement their income. This is where loyal fans can support their work with a monthly amount. They current get around $1,500 a month from this platform.