(Last Updated On: January 12, 2019)
Flamingo Net Worth – $2.6 Million
Flamingo is a popular YouTuber from the United States whose real name is Albert Aretz and was formerly referred to as AlbertsStuff. He has an estimated net worth of $2.6 million. His content is mainly composed of Roblox gaming videos which he uploads on a daily basis. The change is channel name was prompted by a need to switch to more family friendly type of content and this took place in August 2017. He often collaborates with his best friend named Jayingee and has also worked with other YouTubers like Tofuu and SynthesizeOG.
How Much Money Does Flamingo Earn On YouTube?
The channel has over 5 million subscribers as of 2019 and has accumulated over 1.3 billion views so far. It is able to get an average of 2 million views per day from different sources. This should be able to generate an estimated revenue of around $8,000 per day ($3 million a year) from the ads that appear on the videos.
YouTubers get paid between $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.