(Last Updated On: October 12, 2020)
BenOfTheWeek Net Worth – $200,000
BenOfTheWeek is a YouTuber from Alberta, Canada whose real name is Ben De Almeida. He has an estimated net worth of $200,000. His content is mainly composed comedic funny content through trying different daring things that will end up making a fool out of himself. He first started posting content in 2013 and is currently posting two videos a week. Aside from YouTube, Ben creates content for TikTok and this has been able to garner him over 6 million fans.
How Much Money Does BenOfTheWeek Earn On YouTube?
The channel has over 1.2 million subscribers as of 2020 and has accumulated over 80 million views so far. It is able to get an average of 250,000 views per day from different sources. This should generate an estimated revenue of $1,200 per day ($440,000 a year) from the ads that appear on the videos.
YouTubers get paid $2 – $7 per 1000 monetized views after YouTube takes its cut. Monetized views range from 40% – 80% of the total views. All these are influenced by several factors like 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.