The Key of Awesome net worth and earnings

Updated: December 1, 2020

The Key of Awesome is a popular Shows channel on YouTube. It has attracted 5.49 million subscribers. It was founded in 2007 and is located in the United States.

So, you may be asking: What is The Key of Awesome's net worth? And how much does The Key of Awesome earn? We can never know the actual amount, but here's our prediction.

What is The Key of Awesome's net worth?

The Key of Awesome has an estimated net worth of about $248.22 thousand.

Net Worth Spot's data predicts The Key of Awesome's net worth to be about $248.22 thousand. While The Key of Awesome's actual net worth is not known.'s highly regarded opinion estimates The Key of Awesome's net worth at $248.22 thousand, but The Key of Awesome's finalized net worth is still being verified.

The $248.22 thousand estimate is only based on YouTube advertising revenue. In reality, The Key of Awesome's net worth may really be higher. When we consider many sources of revenue, The Key of Awesome's net worth could be as high as $434.38 thousand.

How much does The Key of Awesome earn?

The Key of Awesome earns an estimated $124.11 thousand a year.

You may be thinking: How much does The Key of Awesome earn?

Each month, The Key of Awesome' YouTube channel gets more than 2.59 million views a month and about 86.19 thousand views each day.

Monetized channels earn money by displaying video ads for every one thousand video views. YouTube channels may earn anywhere between $3 to $7 per one thousand video views. Using these estimates, we can estimate that The Key of Awesome earns $10.34 thousand a month, reaching $124.11 thousand a year.

$124.11 thousand a year may be a low estimate though. Optimistically, The Key of Awesome could earn close to $279.24 thousand a year.

YouTubers rarely have one source of income too. Additional revenue sources like sponsorships, affiliate commissions, product sales and speaking gigs may generate much more revenue than ads.

The Key of Awesome (formerly Barely Productions and Barely Political) is a YouTube channel that produced comedy videos starring writer/performer Mark Douglas. "The Key of Awesome" was created by Mark Douglas and Ben Relles and is the channel's most popular series, mainly producing viral music videos and parodies. Barely Political was created in June 2007 by Ben Relles and subsequently debuted its first music video, "Crush on Obama", starring Amber Lee "Obama Girl" Ettinger, created by Ben Relles and Jake Chudnow. Videos on the channel have been seen over 3.2 billion times online. "The Key of Awesome" became the central identity of the channel. The Key of Awesome created numerous videos covering political topics, the military, and news media. During the 2008 presidential primaries, the channel invited some of the candidates to be featured in a video, including former Senator Mike Gravel. In October 2007, Barely Political was bought by Next New Networks for an unknown amount which in turn was acquired by YouTube in spring 2011. Herb Scannell, co-founder and CEO of Next New Networks, stated, "With Barely Political, we've added a team that can grow our reach to a very important audience — one that likes their politics with a healthy serving of humor — timed perfectly with the upcoming 2008 election season."Its videos were mainly directed by Tom Small and feature writing and performances by Mark Douglas, Todd Womack, Doug Larsen, Anastasia Douglas, Bryan Olsen, and occasionally Lauren Francesca, Andrea Feczko, Amber Lee "Obama Girl" Ettinger, Ewan Gotfryd, and Michael Stevens. In 2014, the channel was listed on New Media Rockstars Top 100 Channels, ranked at #29.On February 4, 2018, in form of a song, Mark Douglas announced that he would be taking an indefinite break from YouTube, thanking his fans for their support over the years.