(Last Updated On: January 5, 2019)
The King Crane Net Worth – $180,000
The King Crane is a gaming YouTube channel run by a guy named Michael. He has an estimated net worth of $180,000. His content is mainly gaming videos whereby he posts gameplays of games like Grand Theft Auto, Toy Story, Minecraft, Fortnite and Roblox. Apart from gaming, he also does other random funny videos.
How Much Money Does The King Crane Earn On YouTube
The channel has over 900,000 subscribers as of 2019 and has accumulated over 400 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 around $2,400 per day ($880,000 a year) from the ads that appear on the videos.
YouTubers get paid between $2 – $7 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, 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.