(Last Updated On: January 1, 2019)
MazeLee Net Worth – $650,000
MazeLee is a YouTube channel created by a couple from United States named Alena Maze and Joe Lee. They have an estimated net worth of $650,000. They are a multicultural family and a newly married couple with six kids. They document their journey to on YouTube as they try to find their purpose in the will of God. While revealing the dynamics of a multicultural blended family and a Black & Korean relationship, the couple transparently expresses their struggles and success through cinematic vlogs.
Alena has earned a Master of Science degree in Mathematics from Georgetown University before earning her Ph D in Survey Methodology and Statistics from the University of Maryland, College Park.
How Much Money Does MazeLee Earn On YouTube?
The channel has over 1.3 million subscribers as of 2019 and has accumulated over 250 million views so far. It is able to get an average of 440,000 views per day from different sources. This should generate an estimated revenue of around $1,800 per day ($650,000 a year) from the ads that appear on the videos.
YouTubers get paid between $2 – $7 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, 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.