(Last Updated On: July 7, 2020)
Greg Doucette Net Worth – $1 Million
Greg Doucette is a fitness consultant and YouTuber from Canada. He has an estimated net worth of $1 million. He started his fitness journey at a young age of 7 years old due to inspiration from the Olympic weightlifters. He trained with his dad for a while but had to stop after his dad got injured. When he was 13, he discovered the sport of bodybuilding while watching an episode of That’s Incredible. He went to Acadia University and got a degree in Kinesiology then afterwards a Masters in Kinesiology from St Francis Xavier University. He has competed in 54 bodybuilding competions and was the Canadian National Light Heavyweight Champion in 2012.
Greg has been featured in many magazines such as VICE, Muscular Development, Flex etc. His content on YouTube is mainly reviewing and critiquing other YouTubers who are into fitness. Aside from that he does random vlogs and gives fitness advice.
How Much Money Does Greg Doucette Earn On YouTube?
The channel has over 800,000 subscribers as of 2020 and has accumulated over 250 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 $3,000 per day ($1.1 million 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, 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.
Greg makes extra income through selling ebooks, merchandise and coaching services.