(Last Updated On: February 7, 2019)
Faze Apex Net Worth – $2.2 Million
Thomas Olivera is one of the leaders of the FaZe Clan and he is popularly referred to as FaZe Apex. He is a major league gamer in addition to be a successful YouTuber. His videos consists of a variety of content such as reaction videos, vlogs and gaming videos. He has amassed an estimated net worth of $2.2 million.
How Much Money Does FaZe Apex Earns On YouTube?
FaZe Apex has over 5 million subscribers as of 2019 and has accumulated over 930 million views since it was started back in November 2008. Around 1-2 videos are uploaded every day and generally the videos collectively get around 100,000 hits every day on average. These views should generate an estimated revenue of $400 per day ($150,000 in the past year) from the as 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.
Faze Adapt gets extra income through selling of FaZe merchandise through their website and sponsorship deals from companies like Tom Clancy, World Of Warships etc.