The top lister YouTuber PewDiePie aka Felix Kjellberg’s estimated net worth of 2020 calculated.
Felix Arvid Ulf Kjellberg, better known as PewDiePie is one of the most controversial yet famous and best earned YouTuber. He has been actively working since 2010. Forbes listed him as the world’s highest-paid YouTube star in 2016.
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The Swedish-born gamer YouTuber has a huge amount of subscribers 108 million as of 2020. In 2017, for posting some Nazi imagery content, he was accused of defamation and in results lost 2 million subscribers from his channel.
PewDiePie’s net worth as of 2020 is estimated at $40 million. The 31-year-old YouTube star grew his channel from 2011 to 2020. PewDiePie’s most successful full years are said to be 2010 and 2011. He reached 60000 subscribers in 2011 and 2 million subscribers in July 2012. In December 2012, he bonded with Maker Studios, which changed his life overnight.
In 2013, PewDiePie’s net worth was $4 million according to the Wall Street Journal. In 2014, he co-hosted the show BroKen on MLG.tv through this he gained 14 million subscribers. In 2016, he started self-advertising and created his own ads on YouTube Red. In 2015, unlikely he released a book ‘This Book Loves You’.
Downfall in 2017
2017, was the little downfall for the international YouTuber, His virtual fight with T-Series subscribers nearly stole his Number one position of Total Video Views in Indian Record Level.
Later in the year, he was furiously criticized for posting defaming messages against Jews. He reportedly paid some people of Fiverr to show the message ‘Death to all Jews’ in his video banner. As a result, Disney-owned Maker Studio canceled its bond with PewDiePie.
Net Worth 2020
But this doesn’t hamper PewDiePie earnings. According to Forbes PewDiePie managed to earn $12 million in 2017. In 2018, Coed estimated his net worth to be $61 million, though later they changed it to $25 million. But finally as of 2020, through online the total net worth of PewDiePie is around $40 million as previously mentioned.