(Last Updated On: August 8, 2021)
Cole The Cornstar Net Worth – $500,000
Cole The Cornstar is a young farmer from Central Iowa. He has generated an estimated net worth of $400,000 from the platform. He is a 4th generation family farmer who works in his family’s commercial farm together with his dad and brother. His content is generally about his day to day activities in their farm learning new things. His vision is to teach people what goes on during the day-to-day farm operations. He wants to be a megaphone for agricultural education and innovation from technological advances in farming equipment to conservation practices.
How Much Money Does Cole The Cornstar Earn On YouTube?
The channel has over 500,000 subscribers as of 2021 and has accumulated over 150 million views so far. It is able to get an average of 140,000 views per day from different sources. This should generate an estimated revenue of $1,100 per day ($400,000 a year) from the ads that appeared 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.
Cole generates extra income from direct sponsorship deals from different companies. He has promoted brands like AG Leader, Decked etc. He also makes extra from merchandise sales.