(Last Updated On: January 1, 2019)
Cody Ko Net Worth – $800,000
Cody Ko is an American YouTuber based in Venice, California. He has an estimated net worth of $800,000. He is also an actor, comedian, sound cloud rapper and internet badboy. His content on YouTube is basically comedy whereby he posts commentary on various funny things he finds on Instagram. Before YouTube Cody was a Vine sensation who created the viral hashtag 6secondauditions and was able to accumulate over 2.7 million followers on the platform.
How Much Money Does Cody Ko Earn On YouTube?
The channel has over 3 million subscribers as of 2019 and has accumulated over 400 million views so far. It is able to get an average of 600,000 views per day from different sources. This should generate an estimated revenue of around $2,400 per day ($900,000 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. 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.
Cody makes extra income through selling merchandise.