How Much Money DanPlan Makes On YouTube – Net Worth

(Last Updated On: February 25, 2020)

Dan Plan Net Worth – $800,000


DanPlan is an animation short film channel created by three guys from the United States who go by the names Hosuh Lee, Stephen Ng and Daniel Lim. They have an estimated net worth of $800,000. Their content is mainly composed of animation videos about a variety of topics trying to answer different questions about surviving different things such as a zombie apocalypse, Bird Box, Jumanji, Attack on Titan, alien encounter etc. They release an average of 2 videos every month and some of their most popular videos have over 6 million views.

How Much Money Does DanPlan Earn On YouTube?

The channel has over 2 million subscribers as of 2020 and has accumulated over 300 million views per day. It is able to get an average of 130,000 views per day from different sources. This should generate an estimated revenue of $650 per day ($240,000 a year) from the ads that appear as the videos play.

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.

The crew make extra income through selling merchandise through their website. They also get a number of brand deals from different companies. They have been sponsored by brands like Raid, Monster Legends, Dragon City etc.