How Much Money Drew Dirksen Makes On YouTube – Net Worth

(Last Updated On: June 19, 2020)

Drew Dirksen Net Worth – $500,000


Drew Dirksen is an American vocalist and guitarist from Ohio, United States who runs his own self titled channel. He has an estimated net worth of $500,000. He is part of the four piece band The Tide who are signed with The Vamps’ EMI Universal label. In 2019, he joined the band ROYLS together with Liam Ross and Sean Killeen. His content on YouTube is mainly composed of challenge videos, songs, vlogs, games and anything else that his viewers may find entertaining.

How Much Money Does Drew Dirksen Earn On YouTube?

The channel has over 1 million subscribers as of 2020 and has accumulated over 100 million views so far. It is able to get an average of 300,000 views per day from different sources. This should generate an estimated revenue of $1,500 per day ($550,000 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, 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.

Drew make extra income through his music career. He also runs his own clothing line by the name Tilanus Apparel.

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