How Much Money Brave Wilderness Makes On YouTube – Net Worth

(Last Updated On: February 11, 2021)

Brave Wilderness Net Worth – $11.5 Million


Brave Wilderness is a YouTube channel which mainly focuses on wild animals. It features animal expert and adventurer Coyote Peterson and his crew going through a number of expedition series. He has an estimated net worth of $11.5 million. You get to see a bunch of different animals such as ants, frogs, reindeer, fish, crocodiles, foxes etc. The channel has been active since September 2014.

How Much Money Does Brave Wilderness Earn On YouTube?

The channel has over 19 million subscribers as of the start of 2021 growing at an astounding rate of 6,000 new subs daily and has accumulated over 4.1 billion views so far. The channel is able to get an average of 1.2 million views per day. This should generate an estimated revenue of around $9,600 per day ($3.5 million a year) from ads that run on the videos.

YouTube content creators based in the US, UK, Canada and Australia generally get paid $2 – $12 per 1000 monetized views after YouTube takes its cut. Monetized views usually range from 40% – 80% of the total views. All these are influenced by several factors like the 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.

Brave Wilderness generates extra income through merchandise sales and sponsorships from brands like Dream Works Animation, Hersheys, Universal Pictures, Audible, B&H Photo etc.