Jimmy Donaldson aka MrBeast is an American YouTuber. He is popularly known for his expensive stunts and philanthropy. Besides having multiple YouTube channels, MrBeast is the co-creator of Team Trees, a fundraiser for the Arbor Day Foundation, which has gathered more than $22 million.
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MrBeast is known for doing outrageous things in his YouTube videos such as counting to 100,000 in one video, donating money to attractive Twitch streamers, tipping pizza delivery guys $10,000, buying a car using pennies, stop a bullet with 10,000 pieces of paper, doing over 2,000 miles in one Uber ride and many others.
How Much Money MrBeast Makes On YouTube
MrBeast’s YouTube channel currently has 38 million subscribers. If anything to go by reports, he receives an average of eight million views per day and makes $40,000 per day ($15 million a year) from the ads that run on his YouTube.
As per a report, YouTubers are paid $2 to $7 per 1000 monetized views after YouTube takes its cut. Monetized views range from 40% to 80% of the total views. Notably, all these are influenced by multiple factors such as device played on, the location, ad inventory, how many ads run on a single video and how many people skip those ads etc.
There is a program called Google Preferred, where deep-pocketed companies can target ads on the top five most popular content on YT. Notably, the ad rate are way higher than the normal on popular contents.
Besides making money from ads, YouTubers also make enough money from YouTube Red viewers who pay a monthly fee to view premium content on YouTube plus watch videos without ads.
According to reports MrBeast makes most of the money from companies sponsoring some of his videos and they end up paying him tens of thousands of dollars. As of now, he had promoted various products such as Quidd, CSGO Lotto, Tik Tok etc.
Apart from that, he also sells various merchandise through his website.