(Last Updated On: June 15, 2017)
Meghan McCarthy Net Worth – $450,000
Meghan McCarthy is an American social media star, actress, film and television producer popular known for the animated television show My Little Pony Friendship is Magic. She has an estimated net worth of around $450,000. On her YouTube channel, her content is composed of sketches, story times, reading mean comments, Q&As, vlogs and other entertaining pieces of content.
How Much Money Does Meghan McCarthy Earn On YouTube?
The channel has over 2.1 million subscribers as of mid-2017 and has accumulated over 130 million views so far. It is able to get an average of 180,000 views per day from different sources. This should generate an estimated revenue of around $320 per day ($117,000 a year) from the ads that appear 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 long the viewers watch their videos, the more money they earn.
Meghan makes more income through writing different tv shows and being a producer.