(Last Updated On: February 28, 2017)
Ownage Pranks Net Worth – $700,000
Russell (fake name) is the guy who runs the popular YouTube channel called Ownage Pranks. He has an estimated net worth of $700,000. He specializes in prank calls. What he does is call various random businesses or restaurants then uses different accents to talk to the other people on the line. He then adds animations to the video. Russel has kept his identity secret since ‘it would ruin the mystery’.
How Much Money Does Ownage Pranks Earn On YouTube?
The channel has over 4.2 million subscriber as of early 2017 growing by around 800 new subs daily and has accumulated over 700 million views so far. In a day the channel gets an average of 400,000 views which should result in an estimated revenue of around $600 per day ($220,000 a year) from ads.
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.