(Last Updated On: June 10, 2019)
Kendall Gray Net Worth – $400,000
Kendall Gray is a popular YouTuber from Eastern Kentucky, United States who runs his own self titled YouTube channel. He has an estimated net worth of $400,000. His content is mainly about his adventures when hunting and fishing plus anything else that is outdoors related. He started out in the summer of 2016 after experiencing a lot of boredom since there wasn’t much to do. His mother, Brenda Gray, was against it at the start because she was worried too much online publicity could put her son in danger. She has since had a change of heart and become more supportive of the endeavor.
How Much Money Does Kendall Gray Earn On YouTube?
The channel has over 1 million subscribers as of 2019 and has accumulated over 200 million views so far. It is able to get an average of 300,000 views per day from different sources. This should generate an estimated revenue of $1,200 per day ($440,000 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.
Kendall makes extra income through selling merchandise to his fans through his website.