Jessica Vazquez is the internet personality who runs the YouTube channel JessiSmiles. She has an estimated net worth of $100,000. Her content is mainly her telling insane stories about her life and everything in between. Jessi is Cuban American. She is also a Vine star with over 3.6 million followers thanks to her funny videos on the platform. She has had some success as a singer and songwriter since her first single “What If I” went really high in the iTunes charts.
How Much Money Does JessiSmiles Earn On YouTube?
The channel has over 900,000 subscribers as of 2018 and has accumulated over 80 million views so far. It gets an average of 60,000 views per day which should generate an estimated revenue of around $110 per day ($40,000 a year) from ads.
YouTubers get paid between $2 – $5 per 1000 monetized views after YouTube takes its cut. Monetized views range from 40% – 60% of the total views. All these are influenced by several factors like device played on, the location of the viewer, ad inventory, how many ads there are on a video, how many people skip the ads, ad engagement etc.
There is also a program known as Google Preferred where deep-pocketed companies can target ads on the top 5% most popular content. The ad rates here are higher than normal. Apart from ads, YouTubers also generate extra from YouTube Red viewers who pay a monthly fee to view premium content on YouTube plus watch videos without ads. Here they get paid based on watch time on their videos. The longer the viewers watch their videos, the more money they earn.
Jessi has made extra income from top brands like Wendy’s, Boost Mobile, American Eagle Outfitters etc.