Social Media / Online stars are indeed a big deal and proving so is renowned YouTuber – PewDiePie. The mega influencer (known as Felix Arvid Ulf Kjellberg) in real-life boasts an envious following on YouTube that currently counts up to 102 million and more! His channel has also been rated as the most-subscribed YouTube channel for more than five years, from 2013 to 2019. So, what’s in it for him you ask?
In addition to a crazy fan following, PewDiePie’s YouTube phenomena have made him a millionaire to say least. The online star is said to have raked in a whopping $70 Million + earnings in 2019 alone according to a new report from OnBuys.com. The calculations were made using a dedicated tool a tool created by Sellfy that considers the minimum and maximum monthly revenue the YouTuber could make through advertisements and merchandise to reach the results.
The analysis points out that the influencer made the most in September when he raked in $9,148,005.50 (a large part of which was driven by Minecraft content on his channel) whereas his slowest month was November when he reportedly earned $3,878,603. The online report also states that a large chunk of the influencer’s money has come in through advertisements and merchandise alone. PewDiePie, however, has declined to comment on the report. Well, all said, now surely looks like a good time to start creating content on YouTube!