How much is Jacksepticeye worth?
|Net Worth:||$25 Million
|Date of Birth:||February 7, 1990|
Who Is Jacksepticeye
Jacksepticeye is the name of the popular YouTube channel run by Sean William McLoughlin. McLoughlin was born in County Offaly, Ireland on February 7, 1990, He was a member of a band called Raised to the Ground before he became popular on YouTube. He is currently living in West Meath, Ireland.
He started working on his channel in November 2012. He is currently the number 1 YouTuber in Ireland based on the number of views per day.
As of this writing, his YouTube channel has earned more than $30 million in revenue and reportedly brings in around $300,000 per month on average. In 2018, Jacksepticeye earned $16 million from his various endeavors which were enough to make him the 8th highest-paid YouTube star on the planet.
Why Is The Channel So Successful?
Jacksepticeye started his YouTube career by uploading gameplay videos (Let’s Play) where he is shown reacting and commenting while playing video games. His comedic chops and highly energetic and exaggerated reactions liven up his videos for the entertainment of his viewers and subscribers. He eventually branched off to include live-action videos, comedy sketches, and vlogs to keep his viewers and subscribers coming back for more.
At the writing of this article, he has uploaded at least 4600 videos. On average, that’s two videos per day since he started.
His channel gained the coveted milestone of 1 billion views by February 2015, with 3.2 million subscribers.
Jacksepticeye also engages in charity work. In December 2016, McLoughlin was part of the charity holiday live stream #Cringemas under PewDiePie‘s Revelmode. In the event, popular YouTubers like PewDiePie, Jacksepticeye, Emma Blackery, Markiplier, and PJ Ligouri were able to raise at least $1.3 million for the #ENDAids initiative. YouTube and the Gates Foundation pledged to match the amount they raised.
How Much Money Does Jacksepticeye Make From YouTube?
Jacksepticeye’s YouTube channel has close to 25 million subscribers at time of writing. His videos had been viewed by fans and subscribers close to 13.3 billion times over the course of 7 years since he started in 2012. On average, that’s 4.5 million views per day.
YouTubers receive around $2 – $7 for every thousand monetized views which are 40% – 80% of the total views. The actual amount is dependent on different factors such as the number of ads in a video, the device used by the viewer, the location of the viewer, type of content, type of ad, and others. His views should generate a daily revenue of $22,000 or annual revenue of $8 million from advertisers alone. Socialblade.com puts his estimated monthly revenue from $28.3K to $452.4 K and his yearly estimated revenue from $339.3K to a whopping $5.4 Million. In addition, he can also generate additional revenue from YouTube Red subscribers. YouTube Red requires monthly fees from its subscribers to give them access to premium content and adless videos.
He also works with brands like Warner Brothers, Dauntless, Vacation Simulator VR, and many others by promoting the companies.
He also promotes and earns his earning from his own merchandise that offers a wide variety of clothing like hoodies, tank tops, shirts, and others.
Sean William McLoughlin’s Jacksepticeye channel is a testament to YouTube’s appeal as a source of humor, fun, and, at times, a steady source of income. Since 2012, Sean William McLoughlin has earned an estimated $25 Million dollars from his videos. Not bad for someone who has chased his passions for most of his life.