How Much Money Buff Dudes Makes On YouTube – Net Worth

(Last Updated On: February 3, 2020)

Buff Dudes Net Worth – $800,000


BUFF stands for Better Understanding of Food and Fitness. Buff Dudes is a YouTube channel made up two American brothers Hudson and Brandon White, two fitness gurus. Their content is mainly on fitness and food in an entertaining and informative style which is easy to understand. They have various series like The Pump, The Punisher Prison Workout, The Anatomy of a Buff Dude and Gym Crimes have been very popular.

How Much Money Does Buff Dudes Earn On YouTube?

The channel has over 2.4 million subscribers as of 2020 and has accumulated over 400 million views so far. It is able to get an average of 180,000 views per day from various sources. This should generate an estimated revenue of around $900 per day ($330,000 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.

The brothers make extra income through selling of merchandise from their website and sales of their book Buff Dudes Bulking Book. They also have a Patreon account where fans can support their work with an amount every month.