(Last Updated On: January 1, 2020)
Stampylonghead Net Worth: $14 Million
Joseph Garret is the YouTuber that earns a living through the YouTube channel Stampylonghead. He is from UK and generally does Minecraft videos while incorporating a comical effect inside it though a commentary. He also does other games but Minecraft was the source of his fame online. He was a barman before starting out on YouTube and quit when he hit 10,000 subscribers since he was basically earning the same amount of money online. His biggest audience are kids and teenagers.
Stampylonghead has an estimated net worth of $14 million mainly gotten through his YouTube channel ad revenue over the years.
How Much Money Does Stampylonghead Earn On YouTube?
As of mid-2017, Stampylonghead has over 9.5 million subscribers and has accumulated over 7.3 billion hits. Garret uploads a video at least everyday to constantly entertain his audience. Generally the channel averages 800,0000 views daily and this will translate into earnings of around $3,200 per day ($1.2 million a year) on average. His subscriber numbers go up by 1,000 per day indicating strong popularity among YouTube users.
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.
Stampylonghead can generate more revenue through sponsored videos, product mentions, merchandise sales etc