How Much Money The Tech Chap Makes On YouTube – Net Worth

(Last Updated On: February 24, 2020)

The Tech Chap Net Worth – $600,000


The Tech Chap is a YouTube channel run by a a YouTuber whose real name is Tom Honeyands who is from the United Kingdom. He has an estimated net worth of $600,000. His content is basically in-depth reviews of the latest smartphones, tablets and consumer tech. He also does tech news, comparison videos, guides and any other interesting tech subject. New videos are posted multiple times a week. Tom started YouTube as a part time venture in 2015 and within a short time he decided to do it full-time. He used to work as a video producer for a company called Trusted Reviews for a couple of years. He has a law degree from the University of Exeter.

How Much Money Does The Tech Chap Earn On YouTube?

The channel has over 900,000 subscribers as of 2020 and has accumulated over 200 million views so far. It is able to get an average of 140,000 views per day from different sources. This should generate an estimated revenue of around $700 per day ($250,000 a year) from the ads that appear on the videos.

YouTubers get paid between $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.

Tom makes extra income through affiliate income through Amazon whereby he gets a commission when people buy products from the links he posts.