(Last Updated On: August 13, 2021)
Chris Heria Net Worth – $5.5 Million
Chris Heria is a fitness instructor from Florida, United States who founded the fitness program ThenX which is a workout routine involving calisthenics and weights. He has an estimated net worth of $5.5 million. In addition to running his personal YouTube channel, he also runs the channel OfficialThenX. His content is mainly composed of workout challenges, home workouts, diet advice and random vlogs. Before fame, he graduated from St Brendan High School and he represented the United States in the Street Workout World Championship.
How Much Money Does Chris Heria Earn On YouTube?
The channel has over 3 million subscribers as of 2021 and has accumulated over 250 million views so far. It is able to get an average of 240,000 views per day from different sources. This should generate an estimated revenue of $1,900 per day ($700,000 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.
Chris makes extra income by selling merchandise through his website. He also has a paid subscription for his workout programs where interested individuals can sign up.