(Last Updated On: February 9, 2020)
TJ Hunt Net Worth – $1 Million
TJ Hunt is a Canadian YouTuber who runs a vlog channel that is mainly based on cars. He has an estimated net worth of $1 million. His content is mainly him doing modifications on his car, repairs, car reviews and doing various drift races. He says he created his account when he was at the lowest in his life. Creating content has forever changed his perspective.
How Much Money Does TJ Hunt Earn On YouTube?
The channel has over 1.9 million subscribers as of 2020 and has accumulated over 480 million views so far. It is able to get an average of 220,000 views from different sources. This should generate an estimated revenue of around $1,100 per day ($400,000 a year) from the ads that appear on the videos.
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.
TJ makes extra income through selling of merchandise that consist of t-shirts, hats, stickers etc. He also does professional racing.