(Last Updated On: January 29, 2020)
AfterPrisonShow (Joe Guerrero) Net Worth – $500,000
After Prison Show is a YouTube channel created by a guy named Joe Guerrero . He has an estimated net worth of $500,000. His content is mainly vlogging about his life after prison and how he is enduring the various challenges brought about by being an ex convict. He also talks about his experiences while in prison and answering some of the most famous questions people have about how life is while locked up.
Joe was arrested in 2008 for possession and intent to sell of cocaine plus also possession of a firearm. He spent around 7 years in prison then released on 13th Oct 2015. He revealed that his friends and family abandoned him while in prison therefore he ended up with depression which led him to almost killing himself. A book changed his perspective of life by giving him hope and this led to him exploring his drawing talent.
How Much Money Does AfterPrisonShow Earn On YouTube?
The channel has over 1.5 million subscribers as of 2020 growing at an average rate of 1,200 new subs daily and has over 260 million views so far. In a day it gets an average of 200,000 views. This should generate an estimated revenue of around $1,000 per day ($365,000 a year) from the ads that run on the videos.
YouTubers get paid between $2 – $5 per 1000 monetized views after YouTube takes its cut. Monetized views range from 40% – 60% 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, ad engagement 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.