(Last Updated On: January 4, 2020)
McJuggerNuggets Net Worth – $5 Million
Jesse Tyler Ridway is the guy popularly known as McJuggerNuggets which is the name of his YouTube channel (RiDGiD STUDiOS). He is best known for his Psycho series and now does vlogs and entertaining family videos. He uploads around 1-2 videos per day. He has an estimated net worth of around $5 million mainly earned from his online ventures.
How Much Money Does McJugger Nuggets Earn On YouTube?
The channel has over 4 million subscribers as of 2020 and has accumulated over 1.9 billion since December 2006. In a day it averages around 650,000 views across all the videos in it. This will in turn generate an estimated ad revenue of around $1,200 per day ($440,000 a year) just from YouTube 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.
Jesse adds more money to his net worth though selling merchandise on Etsy. These include T-Shirts, hoddies, wrist bands etc.