(Last Updated On: May 5, 2019)
SteveTheGamer55 Net Worth – $1.4 Million
YouTube channel SteveTheGamer55 is run by a guy named Steve. He got popular for his LSPDFR and LCPDFR videos. He has an estimated net worth of $1.4 million. He mainly shares gameplay videos of the popular game Grand Theft Auto V. Some of the series he runs are British Patrol, SWAT, Military Patrol, States Week, GTA Rescue Mode etc. His most popular video has been able to get over 6.5 million views.
How Much Money Does SteveTheGamer55 Earn On YouTube?
The channel has over 2.5 million subscribers as of 2019 and has accumulated over 700 million views so far. In a day, it is able to get an average of 550,000 views from different sources. This should be able to generate an estimated revenue of around $2,200 per day ($800,000 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.