Facts of Jontron
|Full Name||Jonathan Aryan Jafari|
|Birth Name||Jonathan Aryan Jafari|
|Birth City||Rancho Palos Verdes, California|
|Date of Birth||March 24,1990|
|Married Date||October 23,2019|
Internet personality and YouTuber JonTron is best known for publishing diverse content related to gaming and comedy on his channel JonTronShow. The award-winning gamer has been active as a YouTuber for around a decade and has established a community of viewers around his channel.
In addition to, JonTronShow he also hosted Game Grumps on which hosts provide comedic commentary while playing various games. He has also gained infamy for some of his controversial comments regarding race in the USA.
How Much Is The Net Worth Of JonTron?
JonTron, aka Jonathan Aryan Jafari, has a net worth of around $2.4 million as of March 2020. He is primarily a YouTuber, and the ad revenue from his videos is his main source of income. According to a Reddit post, he was worth $400,000 in 2016.
Additionally, he is also a gamer who might get paid to feature tech products of various brands on his channel. In fact, in a video, he reviewed Flex Tape, which was his most viewed video for some time.
Income Sources And Salary
American internet personality JonTron’s main source of income is his work as a YouTuber. In fact, he is a professional YouTuber who started his channel in 2010.
According to Socialblade, his channel, JonTronShow, generates anywhere from $2,600 - $41,000 per month.
The channel has over 6 million subscribers, and estimated yearly earnings range from $30,700 - $491,800.
Similarly, GameGrumps, a web series he co-created, also has its own channel with over 5 million subscribers. The channel generates, $10,300 - $164,600 per month which comes in at $123,500 - $2,000,000 per year.
Jafari co-founded Normal Boots with "PeanutButterGamer" (Austin Hargrave) in late 2010. It was designed as a platform on which content creators could post content and earn ad revenue.
In 2012, the site was shut down due to creators preferring Google AdSense’s better pay. It re-opened on January 24, 2014, and Jafari announced on May 18, 2017, that he would only remain a founding member and not an active member of the site.
According to Owler, the site has an estimated revenue of $2.7 million and has over 41 employees in total.
Jafari’s career on YouTube started in 2010, before which he worked on the site Newgrounds creating animated videos and games like GoldenEye 007 (the game features Daniel Craig’s likeness as James Bond).
Then on 1st September 2010, he created his channel on YouTube, JonTronShow, the channel grew exponentially gathering views from gaming fans and comedy fans alike. Then after gaining some traction with the channel, he branched his work as a creator, establishing Game Grumps, the channel.
During the 1st season, Jafari was both a creator and presenter on the show. Both of his shows became immensely popular among viewers. As of March 2020, his primary channel, JonTronShow, has over 931,746,822 views.
In a similar fashion, his other channel, GameGrumps, has also gathered a whopping 5.3 billion views. During his career, he has collaborated with various other ace gamers like Markiplier, Kyle Hebert, etc.
In 2017, Jafari was heavily criticized for supporting the anti-immigrant views of Steve King, even going so far as to say that he did not like it when White people were labeled racist for wanting to remain a majority in the USA.
Further, he also said that rich African-American people commit more crimes than poor white people. Later he said that he did not hold any racist views and should not have spoken on subjects without any prior preparation.
JonTron was born Jonathan Aryan Jafari on March 24, 1990, in Rancho Palos Verdes, California, U.S. He has a mother of Hungarian heritage and a father of Iranian heritage. He grew up in his hometown and attended local schools before going to Palos Verdes Peninsula High School.
He is married to Charlotte Claw as of March 2020, he got married to her on October 23, 2019. Apart from this, there is no information about his former relationships and love life.