Grace Helbig isn’t your average YouTube star. She started out as an aspiring comedian and actress. Luckily for her, waitressing, the typical day job of the aspiring actress, wasn’t her first pick to support herself. Instead, Grace made a name for herself making videos on “My Damn Channel.” However, it wasn’t long before she realized she’d do a lot better on YouTube. And that was just the beginning for Grace. So how much is Grace Helbig worth? We’ll give you the scoop below.
Grace began her career with theatrical aspirations. She created her own comedy sketch group at college and entered the Miss New Jersey USA pageant, finishing as a semi-finalist.
Although Grace started out making videos with a college friend on YouTube, in 2008, she quickly earned the chance to create a personal video blog web series for the site “My Damn Channel.” The series quickly became a hit. But by 2010, it was clear to Grace Helbig, that she had a lot more to gain from running her own YouTube channel. So in 2010, she premiered her “It’s Grace” channel for YouTube. In 2013, “My Damn Channel” announced that Grace Helbig’s videos that she had created exclusively for their site would remain as an archive but henceforth, she make would make new, original content solely for her YouTube channel.
By 2018, Grace Helbig had amassed 3 million subscribers on her “It’s Grace” YouTube channel. Additionally, she’s accumulated 1.33 million followers on Twitter and another 1.9 million followers on Instagram. Of course, all of those followers come with a massive income potential. Not only does Grace Helbig get paid through the advertising money that comes from having so many views for her YouTube videos but she also has the chance to create a number of lucrative endorsement deals. As a result of the brand she’s created, Grace Helbig also routinely gets speaking gigs for corporate engagement events.
But that’s not all. Grace Helbig is one of the few YouTube stars to begin making the difficult transition to mainstream celebrity. Between starring in online commercials for the Marriott chain of hotels or appearing in her own talk show series for the E! channel, Grace Helbig is definitely one of the YouTube stars who is poised to break out in Hollywood.
So how much is Grace Helbig net worth in 2018? We currently estimate that she is worth between $750,000-1.25 million.
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