CaptainSparklez Net Worth: How Much Does Jordan Maron Make On YouTube?

With over 11 million subscribers on his main YouTube channel, Jordan Maron, a.k.a. CaptainSparklez, is a popular Minecraft YouTuber, Twitch streamer, and musician. As he has been popular on YouTube for so long, it is no surprise that so many people are eager to know how much he is worth.

So let’s break it down:

Jordan Maron has an estimated net worth of around $15 million. He has earned most of this through his YouTube channels, with ads appearing on his videos, merchandise, channel memberships, various brand deals, and sponsors, as well as his Twitch channel.

In this article, we’re going to dive further into his net worth to give fans an inside peek at CaptainSparklez’s YouTube rise, as well as look at how he’s managed to build up this impressive fortune.

Who is CaptainSparklez?

CaptainSparklez is a professional YouTuber and streamer known for his Minecraft and reaction videos. Unlike more “mainstream” YouTube gamers like Jacksepticeye or Markiplier, CaptainSparklez focuses mainly on Minecraft.

His real name is Jordan Maron, but people know him better as CaptainSparklez. He started on YouTube with his channel “ProsDONTtalkSH*T” but wanted a more family-friendly name, so a couple of months later he created CaptainSparklez.

Jordan often collaborates with fellow Minecraft creators and has featured (and been featured by) Tubbo, TommyInnit, Fundy, iskall85, Krinios, AntVenom, TheOdd1sOut, and more.

CaptainSparklez is 30 years old and was born on 10 February 1992.

The American YouTuber was born in Los Angeles, California, and is 5 foot 7 inches tall, which is around 170 cm.

As for his relationship status, CaptainSparklez is quite secretive about his personal life and has not revealed much about his dating history or current relationship status.

Where does CaptainSparklez live?

CaptainSparklez lives in Los Angeles, California. His previous home was a $4.9 million mansion in the Hollywood hills that had approximately 4,100 square feet, 3 bedrooms, and 5 bathrooms.

In 2020 he listed the property and relocated while staying in the area.

The exact details of his new home have not been made public knowledge and Jordan intends to keep it this way.

Back in 2015, when he purchased his previous property, the location and building made mainstream news, resulting in Jordan feeling unsafe in his own home.

Regardless of where in Los Angeles he now stays, he is still one of the most popular gaming YouTubers living in California.

Jordan Maron’s Cars

CaptainSparklez is definitely a car guy and has a large collection of exotic cars. His list of supercars and sportscars includes some real track monsters.

These are some of the cars making up Jordan Maron’s million+ car collection:

  • Porsche Carrera GT
  • BMW M2
  • Porsche GT3 RS
  • Ferrari 488 Pista
  • Ford GT
  • McLaren 600LT
  • Ferrari Portofino
  • Ferrari 458 Spider
  • Mercedes C63 AMG

How much is CaptainSparklez worth?

Jordan Maron, a.k.a. CaptainSparklez, has a net worth of approximately $15 million.

He has over 11 million subscribers on his main YouTube channel and earns through YouTube ads, merchandise, channel members, streaming on Twitch, sponsors, and his other business ventures.

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When did CaptainSparklez start on YouTube?

Jordan Maron started on YouTube with his ProsDONTtalkSHIT channel on 10 February 2010, this was his first channel before he created his main YouTube channel (CaptainSparklez) on 20 July 2010.

On 20 March 2010, he uploaded his first video to PDTS titled “Highrise FFA Sniping MW2 Gameplay w/ Commentary” and on 24 July 2010, he uploaded his first video to his main channel titled “Your Captain is Speaking”.

To date, his most popular video is “Revenge” – A Minecraft Parody of Usher’s DJ Got Us Fallin’ In Love (Music Video), uploaded on 19 August 2011, and has already garnered over 276 million views.

Other popular videos include his “Fallen Kingdom” – A Minecraft Parody of Coldplay’s Viva la Vida (Music Video), with over 148 million views, and his “Take Back the Night” – A Minecraft Original Music Video” which has gained over 145 million views since it was uploaded on 31 August 2013.

How much money does Jordan Maron make on YouTube?

CaptainSparklez has over 11 million subscribers on his main YouTube channel and over 3.9 billion views. This equates to approximately $15.6 million from ads appearing on his videos and does not include merchandise, channel memberships, Twitch, sponsors, and his other business ventures.

Jordan Maron has a number of other YouTube channels, here’s a breakdown of how much he is estimated to have made with all of his active channels:

ChannelNo. of ViewsAdSense Earnings
CaptainSparklez3.9 billion$15.6 million
CaptainSparklez 2243 million$972,000
Jordan Maron28 million$196,000
Maron Music25 million$25,000
Jordan Games600,000$2,400
Jordan Reacts132 million$660,000
SparkleShorts3.8 million$266*

All of these are the estimated amounts generated over the life of each channel and only the income generated from YouTube ads appearing on videos. Again, this does not account for other revenue streams such as merchandise or sponsorships.

From all of his channels, CaptainSparklez has made approximately $17.4 million from YouTube ads alone.

*The shorts channel would’ve earned via the Shorts Fund.

Captainsparklez Net Worth

Note: The above YouTube income estimates have been made using our YouTube Money Calculator. This YouTube calculator factors in the most important variables that affect how much a channel can earn, unlike many that provide a large and vague range.

How much money does Jordan Maron make per month?

Jordan Maron is estimated to make approximately $100,000 per month in total revenue. This revenue is generated primarily through YouTube AdSense, merchandise, sponsors, Twitch, and other business ventures.

Jordan generates approximately $39,000 from YouTube AdSense per month (depending on the number of video views received that month) across all of his channels.

The most recent month would’ve brought in this estimation and is broken down as follows:

ChannelMonthly ViewsAdSense Income
CaptainSparklez5.2 million$20,800
CaptainSparklez 24 million$16,000
Jordan Maron25,000$175
Maron Music100,000$100
Jordan Games1,400$5
Jordan Reacts450,000$2,250

On his Twitch channel, he currently has around 1925 active subs according to TwitchTracker, which is worth at least $9,600 per month.

Like other popular YouTubers, such as Beluga or Dream, CaptainSparklez also has his own collectible Youtooz.

Final thoughts on CaptainSparklez’s net worth

Jordan Maron is a successful YouTuber and Twitch streamer who has amassed an impressive fortune primarily from his Minecraft activities, showing that it is possible to earn big money playing Minecraft.

CaptainSparklez has a net worth of around $15 million, and it’s safe to say that this is only the beginning. We can expect to see much more from this modern online gamer and internet entrepreneur.

As he continues to produce popular content and make videos with his YouTube friends, it’s likely that his popularity and fame will continue to grow.

David Woutersen

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David is the founder of and has been in the social media industry since 2017. Since then, his mission has been to help others take control of their online presence. For some, this has been earning an income online; for others, it's teaching how to use social networks more effectively. And each year, he continues to help millions with strategy, troubleshooting, and inspiration.

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