(Last Updated On: January 22, 2020)
JSTU Net Worth – $4.5 Million
JStu Studios is an American YouTube based comedy duo comprising of Justin Stuart and Andrew Scites. They have an estimated net worth of $4.5 million. Their content is mainly prank videos, comedy social interactions and other stupid hilarious stuff in public. They also run their vlogging channel called MoreJSTU where they make daily videos of nautical nonsense aimed at making you laugh.
Justin Stuart was born in Colorado Springs while Andrew Scites was also born in Colorado Springs. Stuart was the one who started the channel back in 2011 with Jacob Leggett who left to become a football player.
How Much Money Does JSTUStudios Earn On YouTube?
The channel has over 3 million subscribers as of 2019 and has over 550 million views accumulated since starting out. The videos in the channel cumulatively get an average of 180,000 views per day. This should generate an average of $900 per day ($330,000 a year) from ads.
Their vlogging channel, MoreJStu, is even more successful. It has over 5 million subscribers growing by an average 1,000 subs daily plus has accumulated over 1.2 billion views so far. In a day the channel gets an average of 700,000 views which should generate an estimated revenue of around $3,500 per day ($1.3 million a year) from advertisements.
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, 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.
JSTU make get more income through brand deals which are very lucrative. They have worked with brands like Ubisoft, Disney, Lineage, Tabasco etc. They also sell merchandise to their fans through their website.