(Last Updated On: February 6, 2021)
Prestige Clips Net Worth – $2.5 Million
Prestige Clips is the number source of fails and funny moments compilation gaming videos. Most of the videos are from games like Call Of Duty, Battlefield, GTA 5 etc. They recreate various players gameplay by adding silly extra edits onto them together with sound effects. The channel was started in December 20th 2011 and back them it used to upload individual clips. It took them 4 years to hit 100,000 subscribers. The Australian owner of the channel has tried to keep his identity private.
How Much Money Does Prestige Clips Earn On YouTube?
The channel has over 5 million subscribers as of 2021 growing by 1,000 new subs daily and has accumulated over 1.2 billion views so far. It is able to get an average of 250,000 views per day from different sources. This should generate an estimated revenue of around $2,000 per day ($730,000 a year) from ads that appear on the videos.
YouTubers get paid $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 long the viewers watch their videos, the more money they earn.
The channel owner makes extra income through the sale of merchandise from his website. These include snapbacks, beanies, t-shirts, hoodies etc