Vlogbrothers is a YouTube channel created by Hank Green and his brother John Green. The brothers have turned the channel into a multimedia empire with over a million subscribers. The channel features videos related to education, social issues, science, and nerd culture. Additionally, Hank is an entrepreneur and a musician. Brother John earned a place in Forbe’s Celebrity 100 list for his best selling novel and movie The Fault in Our Stars.Image Credit: Gage Skidmore
So what is Vlogbrothers / John and Hank Green net worth in 2018? What are Vlogbrothers / John and Hank Green’s salary/earnings? Read on…
Vlogbrothers is a vlogging channel on YouTube that features Hank and author John Green. They started with the Brotherhood 2.0 project in 2006 where they tried communicating primarily through vlogs instead of instant messaging every weekday. They posted these videos on YouTube as well as their own website. The success of their careers on the platform started with Hank’s video “Accio Deathly Hollows” which was featured on the front page. They also used the fame of their show to promote charity work through Project for Awesome.
Following the project’s conclusion in December 2007, they started a website called Nerdfighters where they decided to continue their vlogging. The website has since been used by community volunteers to update the fans about their projects as well as charities worth supporting. A lot of their content revolves around education, social issues, science, and nerd culture. Their highly informative content received positive reactions on the platform. John took a paternity leave from the show following the birth of his first child on January 20, 2010.
In 2011 and 2012, the Vlogbrothers videos have been featured on multiple occasions on networks such as CBS News, and websites like the Huffington Post for their content and charity work.
To celebrate the anniversary of John Greene’s book The Fault in Our Stars, they had a two-hour livestream event called “An Evening of Awesome at Carnegie Hall” where they had highly esteemed guests such as Neil Gaiman and Kimya Dawson.
Their YouTube channel soon hit 1 million subscribers on March 5, 2013 following repeated appearances on mainstream media as well as the success of John Green’s books. John Green, along with his wife Sarah, was also able to participate in a Google Hangout with previous president Barack Obama.
John Green had his second child on June 25, 2013, once again taking a leave from the show and being covered by other internet celebrities like Grace Helbig, Hannah Hart, and Rosianna Rojas.
They held a one-time event called Nerdcon: Nerdfighteria in Boston, Massachusetts which was a way of celebrating 10 years on YouTube and the success of their projects and channel.
John and Hank Green’s YouTube empire based on their successful channel Vlogbrothers has made them millionaires. Additionally, their other entrepreneurial endeavors have brought in significantly more income. John Green’s famous novel and movie The Fault in Our Stars alone rendered him a multi million dollar paycheck. Hank co-founded a record label named as DFTBA Records, He also invented 2D glasses that you could watch a 3D movie in 2D which brought him more fame and wealth.
In all, we estimate John Green net worth in 2018 at about $5 million and Hank Green net worth in 2018 at around $2 million to 2.5 million.