(Last Updated On: December 26, 2020)
Ali Abdaal Net Worth – $500,000
Ali Abdaal is a young doctor and YouTube content creator from the United Kingdom. He has an estimated net worth of. He studied medicine at Cambridge University and is currently working as a junior doctor in the UK’s National Health Service (NHS). He started making content about his life as a medical student and now vlogs about his life as a doctor. In addition to that, he does study videos, tech reviews and the occasional video of him and his friends singing songs. He posts an average of 2 – 3 videos a week.
How Much Money Does Ali Abdaal Earn On YouTube
The channel has over 1.5 million subscribers as of 2021 and has accumulated over 100 million views so far. It is able to get an average of 160,000 views per day from different sources. This should generate an estimated revenue of $1,300 per day ($480,000 a year) from the ads that appear on the videos.
YouTube content creators based in the US, UK, Canada and Australia generally get paid $2 – $12 per 1000 monetized views after YouTube takes its cut. Monetized views usually range from 40% – 80% of the total views. All these are influenced by several factors like the device played on, time of the year, the location of the viewer, ad inventory, how many ads there are on a video, how many people skip the ads, type of advertisement, ad engagement, type of content, etc. The cost of an ad view is based on an auction between advertisers based on views. Advertisers have to bid a minimum of $0.01 per view.
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.
Ali makes extra income as an NHS doctor. Generally, junior doctors are paid a minimum of £28,243 a year in their first year and this rises to £32,691 a year in their second year. General practitioners get paid between £60,455 and £93,000 a year. He also runs a small business called 6med that helps students applying to medical school.