You Won't Believe How Much Money Some of These YouTube Stars Make!

If you're currently sitting at your minimum wage job, trying to kill time before that clock hits 5 p.m., this may not be what you want to find out. It's no secret that YouTube has helped a number of people create their own brand through various videos—whether they be makeup tutorials, cooking segments or just comedy skits. But just how much money are these viral video stars making? Well, just for one example, The video "Cupcake Marshmallow Pops" has generated nearly 2 million views since it was posted in February and the channel as a whole gains roughly 29 million views each month. Just short of $128,000.