(Last Updated On: January 21, 2020)
XpertThief (KevinLaSean) Net Worth – $4 Million
Kevin is the YouTube gamer who runs the channel XpertThief. He has an estimated net worth of $4 million. His content is basically gaming commentaries. He mainly does Grand Theft Auto videos. Kevin is also a rapper and has another channel where he uploads vlogs highlighting his daily life event plus rap videos and audios. The channel is KevinLaSean and it also hosts his challenge videos, skits etc.
How Much Money Does XpertThief Earn On YouTube?
The channel has over 5 million subscribers growing by 1,000 new subs daily on average plus has accumulated over 1.4 billion views since starting out. A new video is uploaded everyday, with some of the times being recorded livestreams. In a day the channel is able to get an average of 600,000 views. This should generate an estimated revenue of around $3,000 per day ($1.1 million a year) from ads.
The secondary channel, KevinLaSean, has around 1.7 million subscribers and accumulated over 330 million views. In a day the channel gets an average of 30,000 views which should generate an estimated revenue of around $150 per day ($55,000 a year).
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, time of the year, 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.
Kevin generates extra income through sponsorship deals from companies willing to pay thousands for product promotions. He has promoted products like CSGO Lotto, Lenovo, Watch Dogs, Walking Dead No Man’s Land, For Honor, Assassins Creed etc