MrBeast original name is Jimmy Donaldson. He was born on the 7th of May 1998. In the year 2012 at the age of 13, he started posting videos primarily focusing on video games. He named his channel “MrBeast6000“. About his education, he graduated from the Greenville Christian Academy in 2016. In his early days as a YouTuber, he struggled to get views on his videos, after a couple of years he changed his style and content and gradually saw an increase in views and subscribers.
MrBeast’s Net Worth is approximately $500 Million
According to SocialBlade here are some quick stats about his youtube channel
- Subscribers: 31.6M
- Video Views: 4,812,385,842
- Uploads: 694
- Video Views for the last 30 days: 207.925M
- Avg engagements per video 1.03M
- Reactions 971,806
- Comments 62,571
If we do the math roughly estimated amount he would be making on an average $52K – $831.7K per month and total estimated earnings would be around $623.8K – $10M in a year.
Some quick stats about his Instagram account
- Followers: 9,580,209
- Following: 368
- Engagement rate: 13.97%
- Avg likes: 1,094,400.00
- Avg comments: 243,897
On Instagram, influencers get paid based on their followers and engagement rate.
According to NinjaOutreach, Jimmy’s estimated earning would be around $9,289 per post. Now that is a massive amount brands are paying for promoting their post.
If you are a popular YouTuber you would understand the cost involved in producing a video. Apart from youtube ad money, they have to rely on other brands and sponsors to get paid and jimmy is no different
Most of the videos produced by Jimmy are give away campaigns. From tipping a pizza delivery guys $10,000 to donating the same amount to random twitch streames. All of this money donated in the video is sponsored by Quidd. They have also helped him donating $1000 to homeless people. Jimmy knows these are the video which goes viral with millions of views and in return helps jimmy make money from youtube ads and brands like Quidd get a lot of exposure.
He has also endorsed Honey a browser extension which automatically finds the best deal on Amazon,
Jimmy runs his merchandise store where he sells his Tees, Hoddies, apparel, and headwear. His website is https://shopmrbeast.com/
Most of his content on youtube revolves around donating money to streamers/homeless people, completing a challenge or performing experiments for long hours.
Jimmy and his roommate Chris create videos focusing on donating money to female Twitch streamers and Fortnite players.
Jimmy Donaldson has a second channel named BeastHacks where he likes to review, react and comment on life hacks videos
Jimmy has often been accused of faking his videos or using clickbait to make money. Youtuber FlyyDoesYT accused Jimmy of faking his videos and also said that his employees feel miserable working with him. However in an interview when he was asked about his employees and videos, he said his videos are not fake and he has donated at least $500,000 to people in his videos. He also responded that his employees are extremely happy working with him.
Quick facts about MrBeast
- In 2019 at the age of 21, he was one of the most-watched youtube creators.
- MrBeast first went viral on January 2017, when he uploaded a video counting $100,000, which took him almost 44 hours to complete
- After his channel’s success, Jimmy hired his childhood friends Chris, Chandler, Garret, and Jake to work for him.
- Recently launched a campaign to raise $20 million to plant trees.
Frequently asked questions
Where does MrBeast live?
MrBeast live in city of Greenville, North Carolina, United States
Who is MrBeast?
MrBeast’s original name is Jimmy Donaldson. He is an American YouTuber known for his donation, experiments and creative videos.
How old is MrBeast?
MrBeast is 21 years old, born on 7 May 1998.
How tall is MrBeast?
MrBeast’s height is 6ft 3in
What is MrBeast net worth?
MrBeast Net worth in 2020 is approximately $10-15 Million