How Much Money 8-BitRyan Makes On YouTube – Net Worth

(Last Updated On: January 29, 2020)

8-BitRyan Net Worth – $1.8 Million


8-BitRyan is a YouTube channel created by a guy named Ryan. He has an estimated net worth of $1.8 million. He is also one of the two content creators of the channel 8-BitGaming, a gaming channel. In his solo channel, Ryan uploads a variety of gaming content based on different genres. Some of the games has played include Resident Evil 7 , Overnight 2, Astroneer etc.

Ryan was born in West Midlands, England and now lives in the United Kingdom.

How Much Money Does 8-BitRyan Earn On YouTube?

The channel has over 2.5 million subscribers as of 2020 and has accumulated over 880 million views so far. In a day, it gets an average of 550,000 views from different sources. This should generate an estimated revenue of around $2,750 per day ($1 million a year) from the ads that run 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.