(Last Updated On: March 24, 2019)
Faze Swan Net Worth – $400,000
FaZe Swan is a popular American YouTuber whose real name is Casey Swanson. He has an estimated net worth of $400,000. He joined the Faze Clan in 2012 thanks to his ability to do amazing trick shots. However, he did not move out to the clan’s shared mansion in LA but instead he works full time from his home state in Minnesota. His content is mainly gaming videos of the popular game known as Fortnite. A lot of his videos are how tos and explanations which are helpful for other players. He started gaming at a young age with the GameCube while in elementary school. He started doing YouTube in 2012 since he felt like sharing the cool things he was doing in Modern Warfare 2.
How Much Money Does Faze Swan Earn On YouTube?
The channel has over 1.5 million subscribers as of 2019 and has accumulated over 200 million views so far. It is able to get an average of 280,000 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 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, 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.
Faze Swan makes extra income through brand deals promoting brands like Scuff Gaming, Assassin’s Creed etc.