Net worth: $12 Million
Age: 31 years old
Date of birth: July 19, 1988
Birth sign: Cancer
Residence: LA, California
Occupation: Professional YouTuber
Nationality: AMERICAN
Ethnicity: White
Marital status: Not Married
Height: 5ft 11in

Who is Shane Dawson?

Shane Dawson is an American Youtuber, author, humorist and a movie director.

Shane mostly goes by his professional name “Shane Dawson”, but his real name is Shane Lee Yaw.

He is one of the most followed internet celebrities as he started on Youtube along time ago.
Dawson is an author as well.

Shane Dawson Earlier life background, family, Nationality and Ethnicity:

Shane Lee Yaw, professionally known as Shane Dawson was born in Long Beach, California on July 19, 1988.

He was brought up by his family, which includes his alcoholic father and two older brothers named Jacob and Jerid Yaw.

His childhood was quite harsh because of his alcoholic father, who often use to abuse him both physically and mentally for being overweight.
He eventually abandoned them.

He went to Lakewood High School, and because of being overweight and, not financially stable, Shane used to get bullied in school as well.

Shane Dawson Education:

He went to Lakewood High School.

Shane Dawson career:

Dawson always loved editing and creating videos and often used to submit projects of school in the form of videos.

In 2008, Shane decided to convert his passion into a profession and launched his channel on the video-sharing platform Youtube named “ShaneDawsonTV “.

While he was working on youtube, Dawson also used to work at a weight loss centre along with his brother and mother, but after some time he was forced to leave because he created videos in the weight loss centre without permission.

Dawson’s video named “Fred the Dead” went viral and gained more than 25Million views and made him realize that he should create another channel.

In 2009, he launched a new channel called “ShaneDawsonTV2”.

Shane Dawson is anything but an unobtrusive entertainer. He is astonished at droll, and his satire abuses the cliché thinking and impression of society.

Dawson is an actor and has worked in several movies including a horror film which was nominated for Fangoria Chainsaw Awards “Smiley”.

He also worked in the movie “Not Cool” which he directed as well.

Shane Dawson awards:

In 2010, Dawson won the Teen Choice Award.
He won the streamy award for best vlogger of the year.

Shane Dawson net worth:

The estimated net worth of Shane Dawson is $12Million, and most of it comes from his remarkably successful youtube career.

He has also made quite a fortune by doing brand deals and sponsored content.


Mostly Youtubers get paid somewhere within $2 – $7 per 1k monetized views after YouTube cuts its commission.

The total amount of views which gets monetized are from 40% – 80% of the total number of views.

All the views are affected by various factors like device on which the video is played on, viewers country, ad inventory, number of ads on the video, number of time the commercials were skips, type of advertisements, commercial engagement, type of videos and many more.

Advertisers have to bid on the views (minimum $0.01) as an auction is held between sponsors.

There is additionally a program alluded to as Google Preferred where profound stashed gatherings can target advertisements at the top 5% most extreme well-known substance material.

The promotion charges here are superior to consistently. Aside from plugs, YouTubers furthermore create more from YouTube Red watchers who follow through on a month to month cost to see top rate content material on YouTube, also, to watch films without ads.

Here they get a commission dependent on watch time on their movies. The more extended the guests watch their motion pictures, the additional cash they procure.

Shane Dawson Unknown facts:

  • In 2012, Shane Dawson released his song “SUPERLUV” which reached 28th spot on US iTunes Pop chart and ranked at 16th position in the UK Indie charts.
  • Shane was ranked on the 25th spot on the list of web’s most famous celebrities by Forbes.
  • In 2013, he started his podcast called “Shane and Friends”, which stayed active for 4 years producing 140 episodes.
  • He is an author and hast released two 2 best selling book named “I Hate my selfie” and “It Gets Worse”.
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