PontiacMadeDDG is a YouTube channel run by an American guy named Darryl Granberry. He has an estimated net worth of around $160,000. His content is mainly reaction, parody, challenge, prank and skit videos. He also has a second channel which he posts vlog video of his day to day activities together with his friends. He posts at least 5 times a week on his main channel and daily on his vlog channel.
How Much Money Does PontiacMadeDDG Earn On YouTube?
The main channel has over 1 million subscribers as of mid-2017 and has accumulated over 80 million views so far. It is able to get an average of 210,000 views per day from different sources. This should generate an estimated revenue of around $370 per day ($135,000 a year) from the ads that appear on the videos.
The vlog channel has 550,000 subscribers and over 50 million views so far. It gets an average of 110,000 views per day which should generate an estimated revenue of around $200 per day ($73,000 a year).
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.
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.
Darryl makes extra income through sponsored posts. He promoted products like Edubirdie.