(Last Updated On: February 26, 2020)
Plu Net Worth – $400,000
Plu is a popular gaming YouTuber and professional gamer is the captain for eSports team known as Parallel. He has an estimated net worth of $400,000. His content is mainly gaming highlights of the popular battle royale game known as Fortnite. He also livestreams his gameplay on Twitch on a regular basis. He started out towards the end of 2018 and his channel has been growing tremendously over the short period of time.
How Much Money Does Plus Earn On YouTube?
The channel has over 2 million subscribers as of 2020 and has accumulated over 200 million views so far. It is able to get an average of 320,000 views per day from different sources. This should generate an estimated revenue of $1,600 per day ($580,000 a year) from the ads that appear as the videos play.
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.
Plu makes extra income through Twitch where he gets paid through subscriptions, ad revenue, donations and bits. He also makes more money through the Fortnite Support A Creator program through commissions from in-game purchases.