(Last Updated On: February 26, 2020)
Brandon Butch Net Worth – $260,000
Brandon Butch is a popular tech YouTuber from Jacksonville Florida who runs his own self titled channel. He has an estimated net worth of $260,000. His content is mainly composed Apple product reviews, tutorials, jailbreak tweaks, news and anything else that may be interesting for the viewers. He was formerly known as bbsipodtouchhelp and built his channel due to his passion for Apple’s iPod Touch and the endless possibilities that came with it via jailbreak. He was among the very first people to upload a jailbreak tutorial and was the very first channel to show how to get free paid apps.
How Much Money Does Brandon Butch Earn On YouTube?
The channel has over 500,000 subscribers as of 2020 and has accumulated over 130 million views so far. It is able to get an average of 200,000 views per day from different sources. This should generate an estimated revenue of $800 per day ($300,000 a year) from the ads that appear on the videos.
YouTubers get paid $2 – $7 per 1000 monetized views after YouTube takes its cut. Monetized views range from 40% – 80% 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, type of advertisement, ad engagement, type of content etc. The cost of an ad view is based on an auction between advertisers based on views. Advertisers have to bid a minimum of $0.01 per view.
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.