Swoozie (known as sWooZie) is the professional name of Adande Thorne. He is a famous Trinidadian-American YouTube and vlogger personality. Continue reading to find the net worth of Swoozie as of 2019.
Early Life & Biography:
Swoozie was born as Adande Thorne on 10th July 1988 in Diego Martin in Trinidad and Tobago. He is well-known by his YouTube username sWooZie. At age 7, he relocated to Florida with his family. There he studied at West Orange High School in Winter Garden. After residing there for around 20 years, Swoozie moved to Los Angeles, California.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
In 2015, Swoozie signed with the Creative Artists Agency. In January 2016, Swoozie was one of the three individuals who interviewed Barack Obama. This was streamed in the YouTube film called ‘The Space Between Us.’ In 2017, Swoozie appeared in the web series ‘Lace Up: The Ultimate Sneaker Challenge’ that he hosted in his first YouTube ‘Red.’
As of September 2018, Swoozie’s YouTube channel has over 6 million subscribers and more than 1 billion views. On an average, the site has 500,000 views every day from various sources. He earns approximately $900 per day ($330,000 a year) from ads generated on the videos. Swoozie is paid between $2 and $5 for every 1000 monetized views after YouTube has made its profit. Generally, monetized views range (40% – 60%) total views.
Typically, several factors influence the payment. These include the location of the viewer, ad inventory, how people see the ad by skipping or not, a device used and more. The cost of the ad viewed depends on the bidding that is at least $0.01 per view. A program called ‘Google Preferred’ is popular amongst reputed Companies for targeting ads on the top 5%. These ads have a higher rating than normal. In addition to ads, Swoozie earns from his YouTube channel ‘Red.’ The viewers interested in seeing the videos with no ads pay a monthly fee to view the premium content. Swoozie gets paid based on how long a viewer watches his posted videos.
Swoozie earns extra from his other career as a professional gamer in ‘Dead or Alive 4’. Swoozie has appeared for Los Angeles Complexity in the Championship Gaming Series. Also, Swoozie appears in the reality series known as WCG Ultimate Gamer.
Swoozie has won Streamy awards for Animated in 2016.
Net Worth & Earnings:
The net worth of Swoozie is $2 million. Most of his income comes from his profession as a competitor gamer in ‘Dead or Alive 4’. He plays for Los Angeles Complexity in Championship Gaming Series. Also, Swoozie is most renowned for his YouTube channel where he shares videos telling stories. Swoozie uses lots of mysterious situations from the cinema. Swoozie earns an estimated amount of $900 per day ($330,000 a year) from ads generated on the videos. Apart from his payment for ads, Swoozie earns from his YouTube channel ‘Red.’ Viewers interested in watching ad-free videos pay a monthly fee.
Since 2006, Swoozie began his own YouTube Channel named ‘sWooZie06’. He shares videos on comedy, animation, and vlogging. As of 2nd September 2018, the channel attracts 6,216,876 subscribers and 956,351,022 views.