(Last Updated On: January 12, 2021)
KreekCraft Net Worth – $4 Million
KreekCraft is an YouTube content creator based in Florida, United States whose real name is Forrest Waldron. He has an estimated net worth of $4 million. His content is mainly composed of Roblox gaming videos, Roblox Piggy theories, new updates and livestreams. Aside from that, he also does videos on other games like Five Nights at Freddy’s, Garry’s Mod and also does occasional vlogs.
How Much Money Does KreekCraft Earn On YouTube?
The channel has over 3.5 million subscribers as of 2021 and has accumulated over 900 million views so far. It is able to get an average of 1.4 million views per day from different sources. This should generate an estimated revenue of $11,000 per day ($4 million a year) from the ads that appear 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.
Forrest makes extra income through merchandise sales and superchats during livestreams. He runs a secondary channel known as Kreeky that has over 800,000 subscribers and has accumulated over 50 million views. It is able to get an average of 300,000 views per day which should generate an average of $2,400 per day.