PewDiePie Net Worth: Pewdiepie is a famous YouTuber who plays action and horror video games and comedy videos with a net worth of $40 million dollars. He was born on 24th October 1989 in Gothenburg, Sweden. His real name is Felix Kjellberg.
He had started his channel in 2010 and his channel got an unexpected growth in the next two years. Right now his channel has more than 106 million subscribers.
He has the second most subscribed channel on YouTube and he has the most viewed channel on YouTube.
PewDiePie Net Worth
|Real Name||Felix Arvid Ulf Kjellberg|
|Birth Date||October 24, 1989|
|Birth Place||Gothenburg, Sweden|
|Height||5ft 11in (1.80m)|
|Profession||Professional YouTuber/Social Media Personality|
|Net Worth||$40 Million Dollars|
|Last Updated||July 2020|
Early Life & Biography
He is the son of Lotta Kristine Johanna and Ulf Christian Kjellberg. His mother is a Chief Information Officer and his father is a corporate executive.
He has a lot in playing video games till childhood. He had skipped many classes just for playing video games. After his school life, he started his college life at the Chalmers University of Technology. But he left it because he has no interest in studies and started focusing his career on YouTube.
His parents did not agree with his decision in starting, they regularly told him there is no career in this field. But he had proved them wrong.
Now his parents have proud of his son and his decision. Now he is earning a good income, that if he didn’t work from tomorrow, he can easily spend his all life luxury.
After getting success in playing games on his YouTube channel, he had also started making vlogs and short comedy shows. In starting he didn’t hire anyone for editing and still now he has only 1 editor for video creation.
There is no content writer or a producer for his videos, he is doing all the things and he liked the daily challenges. After getting huge popularity from YouTube, he signed with the Maker Studios who help to drive growth under them.
In 2013, he received the certificate from Guinness World Records for becoming the most subscribed YouTube channel.
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Controversy in 2017
Kjellberg had uploaded a video at the start of 2017, for which he had faced a lot of criticism from media because of his abusive language used in videos.
The media had alleged that this is not the first time that he is using this language. Kjellberg apologized for his mistake but Google had canceled his second season of Red series. Google had also decreased his earnings from his YouTube channel
Kjellberg had married her Italian girlfriend Marzia Bisognin on 19th August 2019. Their relationship run for almost 8 years and then get married. After some time of marriage, they shift to England. They shift to England for getting better Internet services. They have also purchased a home in Japan.
His funny commentary on games and the epic reactions made his channel most subscribed in 2012. His game series and segments were going popular and popular. Because of his talking tone, he got a huge popularity and the hate as well.
Kjellberg had released his first video game in 2015 named ‘Pewdiepie: Legend of the Brofist’ for both iOS and Android. He had launched this game in partnership with a Canadian game developer.
He released another game in 2016 named ‘PewDiepie’s Tuber simulator’ which was on the top of the app store in just a few days after release.
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Kjellberg has won many awards for the highest subscribers and most successful YouTube Channel. Forbes named his channel for the most earning YouTube channel which had earned $15 million in 2016. YouTube is not his single source of income. He also earns from various other promotional projects.
PewDiePie spends his income on buying new and premium equipment like mike, camera, and many more things. He didn’t reveal how much charity he is doing. He had celebrated 25 million subscribers with a charity drive.
- Created his YouTube Channel (2010)
- PewDiePie Vs T-Series Competition (2018)
- Total Subscribers: 104 Million (2020)
- Total Views: 25 Billion (2020)
Net Worth of PewDiePie in 2020
His income started rising from 2010 to 2016. However we can’t get the exact calculation but as per some reports of 2020, his estimated earning is $30-$50 million.
He has many followers on Instagram and Twitter, from where he is earning a good income by promoting the products and services.
PewDiePie has also an online store where he is selling clothing items to his fan base. He is also earning from advertisements and has done a lot of charity in the past many years.
As we have seen the net worth of PewDeiPie. He is one of the most famous personalities on earth. Viewers are fans of his commentary and his appearance in the videos.
He has good thinking, that anyone can earn money through online. Only the thing is that you have to provide something different which your audience should like. Don’t provide duplicate content, your content should be different from other users.