We all know the biggest Youtuber on earth right now is Felix ‘PewDiePie’ Kjellberg. With more than 100 million subscribers on Youtube, this Sweden Youtuber is the most subscribed individual content creator on the platform. That means he earns himself the Red Diamond Creator Award from Youtube for gathering 100 million subscribers. Our T-Series got one too.
With such a huge achievement, Felix ‘PewDiePie’ Kjellberg definitely earns a huge income from being a full-time content creator on Youtube. But that does not mean he was the most well-earned Youtuber in 2018. According to the list of Forbes, Felix ‘PewDiePie’ Kjellberg only rank 9th in the list of most well-paid Youtubers in 2018 (of course, this list can only count the money purely from Youtube, no other source of income included).
From the list of Forbes, another research has been done to calculate how much does a minute of video from these Youtuber actually make. And the figure will blow your mind for sure. Let’s take Felix ‘PewDiePie’ Kjellberg as an example. In 2018, this Youtuber uploaded totally 4,669.08 minutes of videos on Youtube, and his Youtube earning in 2018 is $15.5 million dollars. That means each minute of his videos on Youtube brought him $3,319.71 dollars – about £2,712.2. The average salary in one year in the UK is £29,000, which means Felix ‘PewDiePie’ Kjellberg in 11 minutes can make more than a regular citizen in the UK in a whole year.
But as we have stated above, this Sweden Youtuber only stands at rank 9th in the list of most well-paid Youtubers in 2018. So how much does a minute of other Youtuber actually worth? Check out the result of the research right below to find your own answer.