(Last Updated On: January 20, 2018)
Matthias Net Worth – $2.5 Million
Matthias is a YouTuber with a self titled YouTube channel. He has an estimated net worth of $2.5 million. His content revolves around different things and some of them include unboxing, challenges, animations, comedy skits, list items etc. He also has a daily vlogging channel called Matt & Amanda where he vlogs with his wife about their daily family life.
Matt was born in Woodland Hills, California. He went to California State University and graduated with a degree in Film and Audio Engineering. He married a fellow YouTuber by the name Amanda Faye.
How Much Money Does Matthias Earn Online?
Matthias has over 5 million subscribers as of early 2018 growing by an average of 7,000 new subs per day and has accumulated over 1 billion views since it was started. The channel gets 2-5 new videos every week and in a day the channel gets an average of 1.7 million views per day. The estimated revenue generated from this channel should be around $3,000 per day ($1.1 million a year) from YouTube ads.
The vlogging channel, Matt & Amanda, has over 600,000 subscribers and gets an average of 40,000 views per day. This should result in an estimated revenue of $70 per day ($26,000 a year)
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.
Matthias gets extra income through the selling of merchandise through his website. He also owns Hi5 Studios which is behind popular channels like Battle Universe, Get Good Gaming, Team Edge which all generate a significant share of his income. Outside YouTube ads, he gets sponsorship deals from companies like LensCrafters etc which pay him thousands of dollars to mention their products on his YouTube channels and social media accounts.