How Much Money GameGrumps Makes On YouTube

(Last Updated On: September 14, 2016)


Game Grumps is a Let’s Play webseries run by voice actor Arin Hanson and comedian Dan Avidan. The two upload multiple videos per day of each of the hosts playing a video game with a commentary. During the holidays the channel puts out holiday themed games such as Jingle Grumps for Christmas, Ghoul Grumps and Scream Train during Halloween. On Twitch they host charity livestreams from time to time whereby the money raised are given to the needy or donated to research.

How Much Money Does GameGrumps Earn On YouTube?


The channel has over 3.5 million subscribers as of late 2016 and has accumulated over 2.6 billion views since it was started. In a day, the videos in the channel cumulatively get an average of 3 million views. These views should generate an estimated revenue of around $4,500 per day ($1.6 million per year) from the ads on YouTube.

YouTube pays out between $2 – $5 per 1000 monetizable views on a video. These monetizable views range between 40% – 60% of the total views.

Game Grumps makes more money through sponsorship deals from companies which pay thousands of dollars.