(Last Updated On: February 18, 2018)
Alex Net Worth – $400,000
Alex aka CraftedRL is a YouTuber from Southern England who mainly uploads gaming content. He has an estimated net worth of $400,000. He mainly specializes in Roblox videos which has given him tremendous popularity. The channel was started in March 2016 after moving from uploading his content in other channels.
How Much Money Does Alex (CraftedRL) Earns On YouTube?
The channel has over 1.8 million subscribers as of 2018 growing by 2,000 new subs daily and has accumulated over 350 million views so far. It is able to get an average of 630,000 views per day from different sources. This should generate an estimated revenue of around $1,200 per day ($440,000 a year) from ads that appear on the videos.
YouTubers get paid between $2 – $5 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, ad engagement etc.
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.
Alex makes extra income through selling of merchandise which is composed of his galaxy t-shirts, cups etc