(Last Updated On: May 18, 2019)
Zylbrad Net Worth – $500,000
Zylbrad is an Australian YouTuber whose real name is Brad. He has an estimated net worth of $500,000. His is well known for his Overwatch gameplay videos. He first started out in January 2016 doing a video on CS:GO. He then went on to do a large number of tutorials on the game. He started doing Overwatch videos in April 2016 hence abandoning CS:GO. He has collaborated with other big YouTubers like Muselk, AeroViro, BazzaGazz, SaltyPhish, BlackBlues, McCreamy etc.
How Much Money Does Zylbrad Earn On YouTube?
The channel has over 1.4 million subscribers as of 2019 and has accumulated over 350 million views so far. It is able to get an average of 250,000 views per day from different sources. This should generate an estimated revenue of around $1,000 per day ($365,000 a year) from the ads that appear on the videos.
YouTubers get paid between $2 – $7 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, 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.