(Last Updated On: May 24, 2017)
Calum Von Moger is an Australian bodybuilder known for winning a number of World Fitness Federation Mr Universe titles. He grew up in a small town in central Australia with 5 siblings on a small hobby farm. He started training at the age of 14 at an old warehouse with rusty iron dumbbells and barbells. He entered his first body building competition in 2020 and won. He then went ahead to win a bunch more competitions. Arnold Schwarzenegger was his biggest source of inspiration. On YouTube, currently does work out videos giving out advice and also vlog videos of his day to day activities.
How Much Money Does Calum von Moger Earn On YouTube?
The channel has over 450,000 subscribers as of mid-2017 and has accumulated over 50 million views so far. It is able to get an average of 130,000 views per day from different sources. This should generate an estimated revenue of around $230 per day ($84,000 a year) from the 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 long the viewers watch their videos, the more money they earn.
Calum makes majority of his income from sponsorship deals, modelling, ebooks, merchandise and other stuff. He is sponsored by cellucor, sports nutrition company and Stronglift, a gym apparel company.