(Last Updated On: May 4, 2019)
Skippy62able Net Worth – $800,000
Kevin Strahie popularly known as L.A. Beast is the guy who runs the channel known as Skippy62able. He is a professional competitive eater who does challenge videos on his YouTube channel. His challenges mostly involve consume large amounts of food within a small amount of time. He has eaten large amounts of raw eggs, mayo, spoiled milk etc.
Kevin was born in Ridgewood New Jersey. He started his YouTube career when he moved to California then moved back to Ridgewood and later to Santa Monica California. He has made appearances in The Tonight Show With Jay Leno, Today Show Australia etc.
How Much Money Does LA Beast (Skippy62able) Earn On YouTube?
The channel has over 2.6 million subscribers as of 2019 and has accumulated over 400 million views so far. An average of 2 – 6 videos are posted every month. In a day, the channel gets an average of 180,000 views and this should result in an estimated revenue of around $360 per day ($130,000 a year) from the ads that run 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 longer the viewers watch their videos, the more money they earn.