(Last Updated On: September 4, 2017)
Jesse Cox Net Worth – $800,000
Jesse Cox is an American YouTube gaming personality, comedian, voice actor and media commentator with his own self-titled YouTube channel. He has an estimated net worth of $800,000. Initially, his channel was known as OMFGcata inspired by the Cataclysm expansion of World Of Warcraft. His content is mainly about gameplay videos of a wide variety of games together with his friends. He uses a dual PC. Outside YouTube, he has voiced several video game character such as Spirictus in Heroes of Newerth, Genji in Awesomenauts etc. He also hosts a video game and YouTube convention in the United Kingdom.
How Much Money Does Jesse Cox Earn On YouTube?
The channel has over 930,000 subscribers as of mid-2017 and has accumulated over 440 million views so far. It is able to get an average of 120,000 views per day from different sources. This should generate an estimated revenue of around $210 per day ($77,000 a year) from the ads that appear 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 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. Here they get paid based on watch time on their videos. The longer the viewers watch their videos, the more money they earn.
Jesse makes extra income from other ventures outside YouTube.