Charles Lincoln Neal III, aka Link Neal, is an American YouTuber and one half of the team Rhett and Link. Besides being a YouTuber, he is also a writer, singer-songwriter, and actor widely popular for The Mythical Show, Good Mythical Morning, and Looking for Ms. Locklear, and to name a few.
The duo is well-known for creating and hosting Good Mythical Morning. Likewise, their other notable work includes their Independent Film Channel series Rhett & Link: Commercial Kings and their YouTube series Rhett and Link’s Buddy System.
How Rich Is Link Neal?
According to Celebrity Net Worth, Link is estimated at around $16 million as of January 2020. His primary source of income is his career as a YouTuber. He also earns a decent sum of money from his career as a singer-songwriter, actor, and writer.
Moreover, Link also earns an impressive amount of cash from his endorsement deals with big companies like Alka-Seltzer, McDonald’s, Cadillac, and Wendy’s.
In the United States of America, a singer makes $47.89 per hour to $48,151 per year; an actor makes $39.84 per hour to $35,080 – $52,000 per year. Similarly, a writer can earn around $24.25 per hour to $49,549 annually.
As per reports, the Link and Rhett earned a combined $18 million from their endeavors in 2019, making them the 4th highest earning YouTubers in the world for the year.
When Did Link And Rhett Meet?
Link met Rhett on 4th September 1984 when they started school in Harnett County at Buies Creek Elementary School. Soon the duo became friends and also wrote a song and made a documentary entitled Looking For Ms. Locklear.
At the age of 14, the duo wrote a screenplay titled Gutless Wonders and began shooting a film based on it. They shot for a while; however, the film was never completed. The screenplay was later read in multiple episodes of Good Mythical Morning.
When Did They Start Their YouTube Channel?
They established the Rhett & Link YouTube channel on 5th June 2006, whereas, their YouTube channel called Good Mythical Morning was established on 17th September 2008. Following their graduation, Rhett and Link left their jobs as engineers to focus on their YouTube channel.
In 2009, the duo was named no — 22 on Business Insider’s Top 25 Most Creative People in Advertising List. Likewise, in 2014, the Rhett & Link YouTube channel was listed on New Media Rockstars Top 100 Channels and ranked at no. 35.
As of 2020, Rhett & Link has over 4.7 million subscribers, with over 857 million views, and Good Mythical Morning has over 16 million subscribers, with over 6.056 total views.
In 2019, the duo got the multichannel network called Smosh for $10 million. The official Smosh’s YouTube channel was established on 19th November 2015 and has over 25 million subscribers with over 9 billion views as of January 2020.
The duo runs a number of YouTube channels and shows like Good Mythical Morning, The Mythical Show, and This Is Mythical.
How Much Do They Earn From YouTube?
According to Social Blade, Rhett & Link makes $941 – $15.1k per month to $11.3k – $180.6k annually; likewise, Good Mythical Morning makes $8.8k – $140.4k per month to $105.3k – $1.7m per year.
In a similar way, the official Smosh YouTube channel makes $17.5k – $279.8k per month to $209.8k – $3.4 million per year.
Here is a list of weekly earnings from Good Mythical Morning channel:
|Date||Daily Video Views||Earnings|
|2020-01-14||+2,643,384||$661 – $10.6K|
|2020-01-15||+3,008,170||$752 – $12K|
|2020-01-16||+3,151,567||$788 – $12.6K|
|2020-01-17||+3,508,675||$877 – $14K|
|2020-01-18||+2,843,038||$711 – $11.4K|
|2020-01-19||+2,757,050||$689 – $11K|
|2020-01-20||+3,587,892||$897 – $14.4K|
In last 30 days, Good Mythical Morning earned over 100k new subscribers with over 35 million total video views.
A list of weekly earnings from Rhett & Link:
|Date||Daily Video Views||Earnings|
|2020-01-14||+74,406||$19 – $298|
|2020-01-15||+76,178||$19 – $305|
|2020-01-16||+74,948||$19 – $300|
|2020-01-17||+115,669||$29 – $463|
|2020-01-18||+680,160||$170 – $2.7K|
|2020-01-19||+404,651||$101 – $1.6K|
|2020-01-20||+230,853||$58 – $923|
In the last 30 days, Rhett & Link welcomed over 120k new subscribers and had over 3.76 million total views.
A Short Life Story of Link Neal
He was born Charles Lincoln Neal III on 1st June 1978 in Boone Trail, North Carolina, the United States of America to Charles Lincoln II and Sue Capps. He is American as per his nationality and has white ethnic descent.
Charles went to Buies Creek Elementary School and Harnett Central High School. He then enrolled at North Carolina State University, where he studied industrial engineering and graduated in May 2001.
Who Is Neal’s Wife?
The 42-year-old YouTuber is married to Christy Neal, whom he first met at a roller skating rink in his junior year of college. The couple started dating after a while and exchanged their wedding vows in 2000 amidst family and friends.
Together they share three children: daughter Lillian Grace Neal and sons names Charles Lincoln Neal IV and Lando James Neal.