(Last Updated On: August 19, 2017)
Speedyw03 Net Worth – $2.6 million
Speedyw03 is an American gaming YouTuber from Pennsylvania USA whose real name is Lucas Speed Eichorn Watson. He has an estimated net worth of around $2.6 million. He is is popular for his gaming videos of popular games like CS:GO, GTA, Call Of Duty etc. He plays a number of his games with his crew made up of 8 other YouTubers. He has a second channel called KYSP33DY where he uploads Minecraft gaming content videos.
How Much Money Does Speedyw03 Earn On YouTube?
The channel has over 6.6 million subscribers as of mid-2017 and has accumulated over 1.6 billion views so far. It is able to get an average of 150,000 views per day from different sources. This should generate an estimated revenue of around $270 per day ($100,000 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 longer the viewers watch their videos, the more money they earn.