Jake Paul is an internet personality from Los Angeles who first got famous on the 6 second video app called Vine where he had accumulated over 5 million followers. He has an estimated net worth of $3.5 million. He now runs his own YouTube channel where he uploads his vlogs about his day to day activities. Outside YouTube, he is an actor. He was cast as Dirk on Disney Channel’s Bizaardvark and also starred in YouTube Red Original movie Dance Camp. He has earned the nickname “One Take Take” since he able to do hard scenes in just one take.
How Much Money Does Jake Paul Earn On YouTube?
The channel has over 2.4 million subscribers as of early 2017 growing at the rate of 18,000 new subs daily and has accumulated over 200 million views so far. In a day, it is able to get an average of 2 million views per day. This should be able to generate an estimated revenue of around $3,000 per day ($1.1 million a year) from advertisements that run on the videos.
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 different factors like device played on, 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.
Jake has made extra income from sponsored posts on his Vine account before Vine shut down. Currently he does sponsored posts on his Instagram account working with companies like MVMT Watches etc. He also make more from his acting career on Disney plus he was able to raise over $1 million for his company at the age of 19. The company is called TeamDOm which mainly deals with influencer marketing management and creative agency around teen entertainment. Some of the investors include Sound Ventures & A Grade Investments, Danhua Capital, Horizon Alpha, Vayner Capital, Adam Zeplain etc. He has also authored a book called You Gotta Want It which sold very well.