(Last Updated On: June 18, 2019)
Zach Choi Net Worth – $2 Million
Zach Choi is an Korean-American YouTuber who runs his own self titled channel. He has an estimated net worth of $2 million. His content is mainly composed of ASMR content which he combines with mukbang. Basically he records the sounds he makes while eating different types of foods. He uploads new videos on a daily basis and each of them is able to get over a million views. His most popular video has over 20 million views in just a span of a few months.
How Much Money Does Zach Choi Earn On YouTube?
The channel has over 8 million subscribers as of 2019 and has accumulated over 1 billion views so far. It is able to get an average of 3.2 million views per day from different sources. This should generate an estimated revenue of $12,800 per day ($4.6 million 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.