(Last Updated On: September 22, 2019)
David Dobrik Net Worth – $20 Million
David Dobrik is an internet personality with a bunch of fans on Vine and YouTube. He got his fame through Vine with now over 1.4 million followers and now also does YouTube videos. He posts funny clips on Vine and on YouTube he posts his vlogs plus some funny videos. He has an estimated net worth of $20 million mostly earned from his online ventures.
Dobrik was born in Kosice, Slovakia then his family moved to Chicago Illinois where he grew up. He used to date fellow YouTube star, Liza Koshy.
How Much Money David Dobrik Earns Online?
David Dobrik’s YouTube channel has over 16 million subscribers as of 2019 growing by 10,000 new subs daily and has accumulated over 7 billion views since 2014. In a day, the channel gets an average of 9 million views across its videos. This should in turn generate an estimated revenue of around $36,000 per day ($13 million a year) from ads that run on the videos.
He has a second channel called David Dobrik Too which has over 5 million subscribers and over 600 million views. Here you will get to see videos of his family. It gets an average of 650,000 views per day which should result in an estimated revenue of around $2,600 per day ($950,000 a year).
YouTubers get paid $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, they also generate extra from YouTube Red viewers who pay a monthly fee to view premium content on YouTube plus watch videos without ads.
Dobrik did earn cash from product placements in his sponsored videos. He has been sponsored by companies like SeatGeek and many others. He also sells merchandise to his fans and this adds a considerable amount of income to his normal YouTube income.