(Last Updated On: December 5, 2018)
Erica Griffin Net Worth – $180,000
Erica Griffin is an American YouTuber who runs her own self titled YouTube channel and refers to herself as Erica The Technology Nerd Who Likes To Film Stuff. She has an estimated net worth of $180,000. She refers her style of making reviews as insanely in-depth. She make very detailed reviews about smartphones, laptops, tablets and many different devices. She shows her viewers what exactly it is like to own the device to help them make informed decisions.
How Much Money Does Erica Griffin Make On YouTube?
The channel has over 900,000 subscribers as of 2019 and has accumulated over 140 million views so far. It is able to get an average of 70,000 views per day from different sources. This should generate an estimated revenue of around $130 per day ($50,000 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 longer the viewers watch their videos, the more money they earn.
Erica makes extra income from doing sponsored videos. She has worked with companies like Skillshare, Casper, Pearl Auto, Evolutive Labs etc. She also makes some more income through her Patreon account where fans support her work.