(Last Updated On: January 4, 2020)
Adam Saleh Net Worth – $3.5 Million
Adam Saleh is a YouTube star who made his name and net worth by posting prank videos on YouTube. He is also an actor, vlogger and rapper from New York City. He started out as a collaborative YouTuber before going solo in his en-devour. He has two channels one his pranking channel and the other his vlogging channel. He posts more frequently in his vlogging channel hence it is growing faster than the other. He has an estimated net worth of $3.5 million mainly earned through his two YouTube channels.
How Much Does Adam Saleh Earn From YouTube?
Adam Saleh has two YouTube channels one being the prank channel and the other being his vlog. His prank channel has over 2 million subscribers and has accumulated over 220 million hits since Jan 2012. On average this channel gets around 70,000 video views per day across the different videos and this in turn generates around $280 per day ($100,000 a year).
The vlog channel (Adam Saleh Vlogs) has over 5 million subscribers as of 2020 and accumulated over 1.5 billion views so far. The channel generates an average of 400,000 views per day and this gets revenue of around $1,600 per day ($600,000 a year).
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.
Adam Saleh has ventured into music and has released a number of songs and music videos. He makes extra income from music related royalties.