(Last Updated On: May 1, 2018)
Saabkyle04 Net Worth – $700,000
Saabkyle04 is a YouTube channel created by a guy named Kyle Lindsey. He has an estimated net worth of $700,000. The channel is mainly about car reviews, road trips etc mainly to educate, empower and entertain the viewers by immersing them into an exciting and innovative video presentation that features vehicles of all makes, models, years and price points.
Kyle had a love for cars since childhood since he spent most of his time in his dad’s car dealership learning everything about cars. He started his channel in 2008 while at Wingate University studying pharmacy. He graduated in 2013 and now does YouTube as a full time career. He now works together with his friend Christopher Tolley who is the business manager for Saabkyle04, LLC and his wife Christal Lindsey who does social media monitoring & promotion.
How Much Money Does Saabkyle04 Earn On YouTube?
The channel has over 1.1 million subscribers as of 2018 and has accumulated over 600 million views so far. It is able to get an average of 200,000 views per day from different sources. This should generate an estimated revenue of around $360 per day ($130,000 a year) from the ads that run 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. 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.