(Last Updated On: February 3, 2020)
AA9Skillz Net Worth – $1.5 Million
AA9Skillz is an American gaming YouTuber whose real name is Anthony. He was born in Lisbon, Portugal. He has an estimated net worth of $1.5 million. He mostly does FIFA videos on his main channel concentrating mainly on FIFA Ultimate Team’s gameplay and pack openings. He has a number of series such as Road To FUT Championship, Liverpool FIFA 17 Career Mode etc. He also runs another channel called MoreAA9Skillz whereby he posts vlog videos with his girlfriend Ray.
How Much Money Does AA9Skillz Earn On YouTube?
The main channel has over 2 million subscribers as of 2020 and has accumulated over 670 million views so far. It is able to get an average of 230,000 views per day from different sources. This should generate an estimated revenue of around $1,100 per day ($400,000 a year) from the ads that appear on the videos.
Skillz makes more income from his second channel by the name MoreAA9Skillz which has over 300,000 subscribers. In a day, it gets an average of 40,000 views which should result in an estimated revenue of around $160 per day ($60,000 a year) from ads.
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.
AA9Skillz makes extra income through his Twitch account where he streams his live gameplay on a daily basis. He also sells merchandise for his fans.