(Last Updated On: March 24, 2020)
Charles The French Net Worth – $700,000
Charles The French is a popular YouTube channel run by a guy from Thailand whose name is Charles. He has an estimated net worth of $700,000. His content is mainly skit comedic videos which are quite sarcastic. He creates them in collaboration with his friend named Tada. He was initially born in Lyon France and moved to Thailand in 2014. He is also a magician professionally with over 950,000 followers and has performed in over 700 shows worldwide.
How Much Money Does Charles The French Earn On YouTube?
The channel has over 700,000 subscribers as of 2020 and has accumulated over 150 million views so far. It is able to get an average of 300,000 views per day from different sources. This should generate an estimated revenue of $1,500 per day ($550,000 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.
Charlie makes extra income through touring and live performances.