(Last Updated On: July 14, 2018)
Rahim Pardesi Net Worth – $1.3 Million
Rahim Pardesi is a Scottish – Asian comedian who created the characters named Mr Pardesi, Nasreen and Khalid for sketches posted to Facebook and YouTube. He has an estimated net worth of $1.3 million. His content on YouTube is mainly doing a variety of funny sketches. He first success with comedy when he was part of the Asian Comedy scene in 2015. He did his first ever live show in Nottingham and co-hosted the 2017 IPPA Awards in London. He is currently the owner of a successful production company in Glasgow.
How Much Money Does Rahim Pardesi Earn On YouTube?
The channel has over 1.5 million subscribers as of 2018 and has accumulated over 700 million views so far. It is able to get an average of 950,000 views per day from different sources. This should generate an estimated revenue of around $1,700 per day ($620,000 a year) from the ads that appear on the videos.
YouTubers get paid between $2 – $5 per 1000 monetized views after YouTube takes its cut. Monetized views range from 40% – 60% 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, ad engagement 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.
Rahim makes extra income through doing standup comedy in front of a live audience.