(Last Updated On: September 5, 2018)
Brothers Green is a Brooklyn based brotherly cooking duo composed of Joshua and Michael Greenfield. They are the host of two shows, one on YouTube and another on MTVwhich airs in over 150 countries. Their content on YouTube is mainly them exploring different thing relating to food such as how to cook without all of the fancy gadgets, pro kitchens and expensive ingredients.
The two were born and raised in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Joshua attended University of Delaware while Mike attended the University of Pittsburgh where he studied architecture.
How Much Money Does Brothers Green Eats Earn On YouTube?
The channel has over 800,000 subscribers as of mid-2017 and accumulated over 70 million views so far. In a day, it gets an average of 100,000 views from different sources. This should generate an estimated revenue of around $180 per day ($66,000 a year) from the ads that appear 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.
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 long the viewers watch their videos, the more money they earn.
The brothers make most of their income their show on TV and massive sponsorship deals from companies like Lays.