How Much Money Datto Makes On YouTube – Net Worth

(Last Updated On: September 7, 2017)

Datto Net Worth – $320,000

Datto is a YouTube channel run by an American gamer  from Seattle who also has a popular Twitch channel. He has an estimated net worth of around $320,000. He mainly uploads content about the popular game called Destiny filled with sarcasm, constant titlting and references to things no one remembers. His favorite class is Titan and favorite exotic is Hawkmoon.




How Much Money Does Datto Earn On YouTube?

The channel has over 700,000 subscribers as of mid-2017 and has accumulated over 180 million views. It is able to get an average of 100,000 views per day from different sources. This should generate an estimated revenue of around $180 per day ($66,000 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.

Datto makes more income from Twitch where he has over 250,000 followers. There he has subscribers who pay a monthly fee, donations and money from ads. He streams multiple times a week.