|Real Name:||Jeffrey Wittek|
|Birthday:||15 December, 1989|
|Net Worth:||$500,000-$1.5 million|
|Occupation:||American Celebrity Hairstylist and Barber, Actor, Vlog Squad Member|
Jeff Wittek is an upscale hairstylist and barber from Los Angeles. If you ever watched David Dobrik’s vlogs, you certainly know Jeff. The 30-year old Jeff is the newest addition to David’s vlog squad, but he is among the most popular ones. Wittek gained his popularity through hairstyling YouTube videos and Vines. So, how much is Jeff Wittek’s cash flow? Well, let’s take a look at his career path.
Jeff started filming short skit videos with his then-girlfriend Cierra Ramirez in 2015. Since then, he grew his social media presence substantially. Now, he uploads one video per week. In his videos, he shows different haircuts on different celebrities and other clients.
Jeff also starred in a couple of short movies and television shows. For example, he appeared in Superhero Therapy, Stories from our Future, Petting Scorpions, and Hannah Stocking.
Career Ups and Downs
At the beginning of his career, he ran a Tumblr blog. He blogged regularly on different topics. His blog, Behind the Cuts, was one of the more popular on Tumblr. And then he started posting videos on Vines. There, he started collaborating with other popular Vine members like Anwar Jibawi. And then in September, he made the jump to YouTube.
Jeff started his YouTube career back in September 2011. The oldest available video you can find is Secret Handshake. It features fellow social media stars Anwar Jibawi, Jake Pauk, and Neels Visser.
Fun fact: one of his first viral videos is about how much money he makes. The video Zane Hijaki with the popular actor talks about how much money he makes on YouTube. This video earned him recognition and millions of subscribers.
On his YouTube channel, Jeff regularly posts acting sessions, hairstyle videos, and personal life entries. Some of his Jeff Barbershop popular videos include Giving Friend the Worst Haircut Ever, Homeless Man Makeover Amazing Transformation, and more. Other popular videos include Instagram Relationship Goals, Josh Peck Conspiracy Theory, and many more.
Although hairstyling is his primary profession, Jeff also has a couple of acting credits. Wittek started appearing in short videos with his then-girlfriend Cierra Ramirez. But he got his acting debut in Anwar Jibawi’s short movie, Declined Credit Card. In 2016, he also appeared in the short movie Crazy Drug Lord. All movies feature Anwar Jibawi, his friend, and YouTube colleague.
In 2017, Jeff and Cierra starred in the movie Petting Scorpions. Jeff and the American actress and singer met in a night club in 2015. But they broke up three years later to focus on their own career.
As of August 2020, Jeff Wittek’s cash flow is between $500,000 and $1.5 million. He earns most of his money as a hairstylist. That is where the money comes from. But he also earns a lot of money from brand endorsements on social media accounts. So far, his YouTube account amassed more than 200 million views.
Jeff’s YouTube channel has more than 2.5 million subscribers as of August 2020. He gets an average of 400,000 views per day. And he gets more than 5,000 subscribers every day. His YouTube daily views generate a revenue of $2,000 per day. Do the math and he earns more than $700,000 per year from YouTube alone.
YouTube pays content creators money per monetized views. YouTubers can earn between $2 and $7 per 1000 monetized views. Factors like ad type, ad length, type of content, and so on can play a role in the amount of money creators get.
Jeff Wittek earns a decent amount of money thanks to his Barbershop videos. He also endorses a couple of brands. Most of his endorsements come from the hair industry. After all, he is a hairstylist. But he also has an endorsement deal with Colgate.
Jeff has a decent fan base on Instagram as well. There, he posts daily videos and photos for his more than 3.2 million fans.