The amount of money YouTube pays in Kenya per 1 million views range between Ksh 150,000 and Ksh 400,000.The income depend on the authority of the channel, source of traffic, length of the video and niche.
YouTube channels with more than 50% of traffic from USA make between Ksh 200,000 and Ksh500, 000 for every 1 million views received. Channels relying only on Kenyan traffic earn below Ksh200,000 per 1 million views.
How the income is calculated:
YouTube channels earn through views. For every 1,000 views, one earns Ksh 50 to Ksh 150.For every 100,000 views, the income is Ksh 10,000 to Ksh 20,000.For every 500,000 views, the income is Ksh 50,000 to Ksh 100,000.For every 1 million views, the income is Ksh 150,000 to Ksh 400,000.
Channels with long videos earn the most amount. The video length should be at least 7 minutes.
If you want your income to increase, make you’re the quality of your videos are high, they are also long.You should also post regularly in order to get the best ads for your channel.
There are YouTubers making more than Ksh 200,000 by selling space on their channels to companies and also monetizing through AdSense. Others make money by running shows and asking for support through MPESA.
A YouTube channel with 1 million views has so many opportunities, the traffic is enormous and easy to attract advertisers.
To easily get 1 million views in Kenya, a channel must get enough subscribers. The number of recommended subscribers is 100,000.