(Last Updated On: October 17, 2017)
GradeAUnderA Net Worth – $500,000
GradeAUnderA is a YouTube channel owned by a British YouTuber who was once a Pixar Studios head animator, fans also call him GradeA or just Grade. His main style is comedy in his commentaries as he talks about a wide variety of subjects on things that happen day to day. His satirical rants use humor and crude cartoon characters to convey his argument. GradeA has been able to build an estimated net worth of $500,000 from his YouTube plus other income.
How Much Money Does Grade A Under A Make Online?
Grade A Under A has over 3.2 million subscribers as of late 2017 and has accumulated over 350 million views since January 2013. Around one video is uploaded per week and in a day the channel gets around 250,000 views per day. This in turn generates revenues of around $450 per day ($165,000 per 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.
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.
Grade A makes extra income through merchandise sales and endorsement deals.