(Last Updated On: May 6, 2019)
Swoozie Net Worth – $2.2 Million
Adande Thorne is the YouTuber popularly referred to as Swoozie. He has an estimated net worth of $2.2 million. He is a Trinidadian born American living in Los Angeles California. He is also a professional gamer who competed in Dead or Alive 4 for the Los Angeles Complexity in the Championship Gaming Series. His content on YouTube is mainly story telling videos. He gets thrown into a lot of unbelievable situations and he tries to go for the most cinematic delivery possible.
How Much Money Does sWooZie Earn On YouTube?
The channel has over 7 million subscribers as of 2019 and has accumulated over 1.1 billion views so far. It is able to get an average of 400,000 views per day from different sources. This should generate an estimated revenue of around $1,600 per day ($600,000 a year) from ads generated 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.
Swoozie makes extra income through brand deals from different companies.