SMG4 (Luke Lerdwichagul)’s Net Worth: $2.6 Million (Details are below)
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SMG4 (Luke Lerdwichagul) is an Australian YouTuber and gamer who is best-known for uploading funny gaming commentaries and bloopers on video game named Super Mario 64 in his channel, SMG4. At the moment, he has earned more than 2,655,841 subscribers. Also, his channel has garnered a total of more than 1,062,054,494 views as well. Besides YouTube, he has lots of fan followings on his other social media platforms. Also, he has more than 60k followers on his Instagram alone at the time of writing this article.
SMG4 (Luke Lerdwichagul)’s YouTube Earnings Calculation
Before making any calculations, we would like to make a statement that, the genuine calculations given below are made from the beginning of SMG4 (Luke Lerdwichagul)’s YouTube career. The estimation is not made on flawed guessing but, rather on concrete facts and figures collected directly from SMG4’s YouTube details. Now let us take you to the journey full of numbers and ultimately know SMG4 (Luke Lerdwichagul)’s YouTube earnings.
Now, let us get started with the facts and figures. At the time of writing this article, SMG4 (Luke Lerdwichagul) has exactly 2,655,841 subscribers. SMG4 has been consistent in uploading videos, with over 459 on his YouTube closet. These videos have earned more than a whopping 1,062,054,494 views till now.
WAIT, now comes the crucial piece of information which you should definitely know to understand the meaning of the results and estimation of SMG4’s YouTube earnings below. First off, YouTube pays YouTuber him by placing a piece of ads while the viewers watch their videos. Do you remember the annoying ads popping all over your face? Yup, that is the main source of their income and earnings. For every 1000 views, advertisers pay an average of $2 – $5, which varies factors such as devices, location, types of ads, user engagement and many more. Now, YouTube takes its cut of 45% from the overall advertising revenue. For example: if an advertiser paid the average $5 CPM (Cost per 1000 views), YouTubers gets 55% of $5 = 2.75, and the remaining goes to 2.25 (45%). Hope it clears the general idea of YouTube earning system. FINALLY, let’s know what you have been waiting for.
As mentioned above, the total video view from the beginning is 1,062,054,494. So, now dividing it by 1000, the total number of 1000 views is 1,062,054.494. Now, by taking an average of $3 per 1000 views, SMG4 (Luke Lerdwichagul)’s YouTube earnings is $3,186,162.
HOLD ON? NO TAX FOR YOUTUBERS?
Does any Government leave a person who earns from any sources? – A BIG NO. Generally, YouTubers fall into the category of people who are self-employed. According to medium.com, YouTubers fall into the category of 20% tax bracket as self-employed individuals. So, deducting 20% from the above results, SMG4’s estimated YouTube earnings is $2,548,929 after deducting tax. Now, this is the closest estimation of SMG4’s YouTube earnings that you possibly could get in the entire Internet.
Merchandise: As a popular YouTuber, many of his fans and viewers have demanded his own merchandise. Fortunately, he has provided his own merchandise which is sold through, crowdmade.com. At the moment, he mostly sells a custom-made T-shirt, hoodies and other accessories with various stickers and prints. The prices of the merchandise range from $13.99 – $32.99 which is very affordable and gets ‘sold out’ time and again.
SMG4 Net worth
Thus, after all the facts and figures explained above, and adding up his YouTube earnings and other income streams, SMG4 estimated net worth is $2.6 Million. Even after all these explaining and calculations, if you don’t believe it then, “GOD BLESS YOU!”