(Last Updated On: January 10, 2020)
Austin Evans Net Worth – $3.5 Million
Austin Evans is a tech reviewer with a self titled YouTube channel. He has an estimated net worth of $3.5 million. He reviews all types of gadgets from gaming PCs to smartphones and cameras. He also does monthly gaming PC builds. Austin started out back in 2009 when he was writing reviews for a website run by his friend. His friend then suggested he tries making video version of his reviews and things took off from there.
How Much Money Does Austin Evans Earn On YouTube?
Austin Evans has over 4 million subscribers on his channel and has amassed over 95o million views so far since he started out. 2-3 videos are uploaded every week and the channel gets an average of 500,000 views per day. This should result an estimated revenue of around $2,500 per day ($900,000 a year) from ads that run on the videos.
YouTubers get paid between $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.
Austin makes extra income through brand deals.