(Last Updated On: January 23, 2018)
Jake Mitchell Net Worth – $200,000
Jake Mitchell is a popular YouTuber with a self titled YouTube channel. He has an estimated net worth of $200,000. He started out by uploading his work as an editor and film maker, a skill he acquired when he was 8 years old by editing pictures to tell a story. He then moved to making short films with his school friends. Currently his videos are about different random topics but more centered towards comedy. He also has a vlogging channel by the name Jakes Life.
How Much Money Does Jake Mitchell Earn On YouTube?
The main channel has over 1.8 million subscribers as of early 2018 and has accumulated over 170 million views so far. In a day the channel is able to average around 250,000 views per day across all its videos. This should in turn generate an estimated revenue of around $450 per day ($165,000 a year) from YouTube ads.
The vlogging channel, Jakes Life has over 450,000 subscribers but is currently not active. He moved his vlogging content into his main channel.
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.
Jake sells some merchandise on his website so this adds some income to his bank account.