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How Much Money can You Make On Youtube

Originally posted 2022-12-17 19:58:37.

YouTube is one of the most popular video platforms/Search Engines around the world, and it has exploded in popularity over the years. With over 1.7 billion monthly users and over 200-300 million daily users, YouTube is a huge success.

YouTubers with huge page fan bases are racking up YouTube views in millions and even billions, which generates revenue for them.  In this article, you will discover how much money you can make on YouTube, and how you can make this money.

How much do YouTubers make per YouTube view?

The amount of money YouTube will pay you per view depends on various conditions like:

How many views your videos have

The quality of Ads

The length of your video


How many clicks ads on your video have.

However, per view on YouTube, YouTubers can earn between $0.01 – $0.03 with AdSense per Advert, and generally they can earn an average of $0.18 per YouTube view.

How much can you make per 1000 views on YouTube?

You can make between $3-$5 per 1000 video view. With an average YouTube pay rate that is between $0.01- $0.03 per ad view, a YouTuber can make $18 per 1000 ad views.

How much money can you make per subscriber?

Subscribers are people who follows your YouTube account, so that they can have quick access to your latest content. YouTube does not pay you pay you based on how many subscribers you have, rather they pay you based on the number of views you have (how many people both subscribers and non subscribes viewed your videos)

How much money does YouTubers make per Video?

According to Forbes estimated payrate, for every 1000 views on your YouTube video, you earn $5. This means that a for a YouTube video with 1,000,000 views, you can make $5,000 and above.

The amount of money you earn per video depends on different factors like Number of views the video has, the amount of ads displayed during the video, so some YouTubers can earn above or less than the estimate we gave.

How to get paid by YouTube (How to Join the YouTube partner Program)

The YouTube Partner Program is created so that YouTubers can get paid through the advertisement on your YouTube page. To be a member of this YouTube partner Program, it is mandatory that you:

1.Have 1000 subscribes and above

2.Have accumulated at least 4,000 valid public watch hours in the past year (12 months)

3.Sign up and agree to YouTube’s terms and conditions

4.Have a valid AdSense account

5.Get evaluated/ examined and approved /accepted by YouTube

6.Immediately your are accepted into the YouTube Partner Program, you will be eligible to start making money through advertisements. Earning through advertisements is done in two ways:

7.Cost per Thousand Views (CPM): In this way you earn money according to every one thousand (1,000) views you get.

Cost per Click (CPC) : in this way you earn according to the number of people that clicks on the ads placed on your video.

For every money you earn through advertisements, you get paid only 68% of the total amount.

For YouTube to pay you, you need to earn at least $100 or more from views, which means you need to get at least 20,000 views on your videos if you earn by the estimated $5 per 1,000 views.

Alternative Ways of making money Using YouTube

Apart from earning from YouTube through ads, there are other ways of earning from YouTube. They include:

Affiliate Links:

A YouTuber can get paid to review or talk about a specific product or service, with links to purchase them on their video description (called affiliate Links). When you buy these products or services through the link they posted, they earn a commission or percentage.

Sponsorships (Brand influencing):

Most famous YouTubers earn most of their money this way. Most brands/companies  pay YouTubers especially those with a large amount of followers/ subscribers  to promote and review their products to help increase their sales.

YouTube premium Revenue:

You get a part of YouTube Premium members subscription fee when they watch your YouTube content.

SuperChat and SuperStickers:

You can also earn when your subscribers pay you to get their messages highlighted in your chat streams.

Channel Membership:

In exchange for some special perks or bonus you offer, your subscribers pay you monthly.


Most YouTubers especially those with larger followers benefits from this. They often create a brand, where they manufacture  a whole range of apparels (Shirts, Caps, hats, bags, and lots more) for their loyal fan base to purchase.

Using your YouTube channel to promote your other projects and businesses, through crowd funding.

Some of the most successful YouTube niches where you can earn more includes:


Life Hacks

Health and fitness

Food review




Celebrity Gossips

Unboxing(especially kid games)

Travel vlogs e.t.c

Some of the top paid YouTubers are

Mr. Beast with a revenue of  $54 million

Jake Paul with a revenue of $45 million

Markiplier with a revenue of $38 million

Rhett and Link with a revenue of $30 million

Unspeakable with a revenue of $28.5 million


1.How much do you make per 1000 views on YouTube?

On average, a YouTuber can make between $3 – $5 per 1000 views

2.How much does a YouTuber with 1 million subscribers make?

The average YouTuber with 1 million subscribers earns about $60,000 a year.

3.Is it hard to make money on YouTube?

It is pretty challenging to make money on YouTube as a beginner. It takes a lot of time to build audience and start earning.

4.How much does YouTubers with 100k subscribers make?

YouTubers with 100k subscribers and an average of 2- 3 videos weekly can make between $600 – $1000 weekly

5.How much does a normal YouTuber make?

On an average, a normal YouTuber makes $5 per 1000 views.

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