(Last Updated On: June 19, 2021)
Carter Sharer Net Worth – $8.5 Million
Carter Sharer is a popular YouTuber from the United States who runs his own self-titled channel. He has an estimated net worth of $8.5 million. His content is mainly composed of daily vlog videos which highlight some of the epic stuff he does on a daily basis. His videos are very popular with most of them generating millions of views within a short time. He is talented in innovating and through being a self-trained proficient welder he made his own engine-powered devices such as go-carts and a hovercraft. He has a Bachelor of Science degree from Carnegie Mellon University where he studied mechatronics, robotics and automation engineering.
Carter is the brother to Stephen Sharer who is also a massively popular YouTuber. Together they do DIY experiments and stunts.
How Much Money Does Carter Sharer Earn On YouTube?
The channel has over 9.5 million subscribers as of 2021 and has accumulated over 2.8 billion views so far. It is able to get an average of 2.6 million views per day from different sources. This should generate an estimated revenue of around $20,000 per day ($7.3 million a year) from the ads that appear on the videos.
YouTube content creators based in the US, UK, Canada and Australia generally get paid $2 – $12 per 1000 monetized views after YouTube takes its cut. Monetized views usually range from 40% – 80% of the total views. All these are influenced by several factors like the device played on, time of the year, 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.
Carter makes extra income by selling merchandise through his website and sponsorship deals from brands like Stereo, Elmer, Tik Tok, Current, LEGO, Monster, Audible etc.