How Much Money Grant Thompson (The King Of Random) Makes On YouTube

(Last Updated On: December 17, 2016)


Grant Thompson is the Canadian internet personality who runs his self titled YouTube channel. His content is mainly weekly videos of him exploring life through all kinds of life hacks, experiments and a wide variety of random weekend projects. He was inspired to start doing video creation by Kipkay for Make Magazine.

How Much Money Grant Thompson – The King of Random Earns On YouTube


The YouTube channel has over 6.6 million subscribers as of late 2016 growing by 3,000 subs daily and has accumulated over 1 billion views since starting out. In a day the channel gets an average of 1.2 million views. This should generate an estimated revenue of around $1,800 per day ($660,000 a year) from ads.

YouTubers get paid an average amount of between $2 – $5 per 1000 monetized views on their videos. Monetized views range between 40% – 60% of the total views.

Outside YouTube, Grant is an airline pilot and has built a real estate business. He even got a job in Hawaii flying cargo.

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