(Last Updated On: May 20, 2019)
Josh Peck – $3 Million
Joshua Michael Peck is a popular American actor, voice actor, comedian and YouTube personality who runs the channel Josh Peck. He has an estimated net worth of $3 million. He is best known for his role as Josh Nichols in the Nickelodeon live action sitcom Drake & Josh. He started out acting back in the late 1990s in The Amanda Show and has done other shows like Mean Creek, Drillbit Taylor, The Wackness, Red Dawn and ATM.
Josh started doing YouTube videos back in 2017 to start his own comedic lifestyle YouTube channel. He featured his wife Paige O’Brien and famous YouTuber David Dobrik. His content is mainly highlights of his day to day activities.
How Much Money Does Josh Peck Earn On YouTube?
The channel has over 3.5 million subscribers as of 2019 and has accumulated over 250 million views so far. It is able to get an average of 350,000 views per day from different sources. This should generate an estimated revenue of around $1,400 per day ($500,000 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.
Josh has made most of his income through his acting career and sponsorship deals from companies like Citizen Watches.