Daniel Middleton Net Worth

Daniel Middleton Net Worth

$35 Million

Daniel Middleton is a video game commentator, YouTuber, musician, author, and actor from England with a huge net worth of $35 million.

His YouTube channel is one of the most popular in the United Kingdom. For his gaming and presenting, he has received multiple Kids' Choice Awards and achieved Guinness World Records.

He topped Forbes' list of the Highest-Paid YouTube Stars in 2017, earning $16.5 million in a single year. His YouTube account has over 25.7 million followers, 18 billion video views, and over 3,500 videos as of November 2021.

Quick Facts About Daniel Middleton

Daniel Middleton Net Worth$35 Million
Earnings (annual)$6 Million (estimated)
Full NameDaniel Robert Middleton
Better Known AsDanTDM
Date of Birth8 November 1991
ProfessionYouTuber, Gamer, Actor, Author
Relationship StatusMarried
WifeJemma Middleton

Daniel Middleton Earnings, Career, Wiki, and More

As of November 2021, he is expected to have a net worth of around $35 million. His annual profits from his YouTube channel alone are believed to be over $1.5 million. He would earn more than $6 million per year when combined with his sponsorships, YouTube money, Twitch income, book royalties, and other sources.

He is consistently one of YouTube's highest-paid personalities. In 2017, he was believed to have earned $16.5 million, making him the highest-paid YouTube celebrity in the world for the year. He made $18.5 million in 2018 from his many ventures, which now include a clothing line that includes caps, hoodies, backpacks, and more. He is speculated to have earned $12 million in 2019.

He founded TheDiamondMinecart, a gaming channel, in 2012. On December 12, 2016, he changed his channel's name to TheDiamondMinecart / DanTDM, and later simply DanTDM. He currently works on videos from his Wellingborough home studio. His various content is primarily aimed at children.

On October 6, 2016, he published Trayaurus and the Enchanted Crystal, a comic novel. For eleven weeks, the novel remained at the top of The New York Times Best Seller list for hardcover graphic books. He was a featured guest at the Cheltenham Literature Festival and embarked on a book tour that took him across the United Kingdom as well as to New York City. In 2017, he went on a tour of the United States and Australia.

DanTDM Creates a Big Scene, a web series starring himself and other social media performers and actors, premiered in 2017. The series aired on YouTube Red which is YouTube's subscription service, on April 7, 2017. The six-episode series follows him and his group of animated buddies as they fight to maintain their live act on the road.

On June 29, 2013, he launched his Twitch account, where he regularly streams Minecraft as well as several other games, primarily Fortnite. His channel currently has over 1.6 million subscribers, with an average of 1k to 3k viewers every live stream. He doesn't stream very much on the channel, only a couple of times every month. On February 24, 2021, while streaming Minecraft, he reached his peak number of concurrent watchers, with over 84k viewers.


The Sunday Times put him at 41 in the UK's Top 100 Influencer List in 2019 and estimated his net worth to be £25 million. His internet video channel used to be mostly centered on the popular game Minecraft, but as of January 2020, he has dedicated a portion of it to random video games, community Discord challenges, and reaction videos.

He also had a Minecraft Hardcore series that was a significant part of his channel until he perished in the game. He began competing in the Minecraft competition MC Championships in October 2020, beginning in MCC11 and has since played every tournament except MCC15, MCC16, and MCC17.

DanTDM Shorts, a channel dedicated to Minecraft videos under 5 minutes, was launched on March 24, 2021.

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Daniel Middleton Relationship and Personal Life

He didn't have a lot of friends when he was younger. When his parents divorced, he began attending a different school, where he met Jemma and the two became friends and started dating. On March 17, 2013, they got married. Jemma likes playing Minecraft as well, and the two of them spend a lot of time together playing it. They've also collaborated on a few videos.

They have two pugs, Ellie and Darcie, who they both adore. Asher, their son, was born in the year 2020.

Daniel Middleton Early Life, Family, and Education

He was born in Aldershot, England, on November 8, 1991, as the eldest of two siblings. Because his father was in the service, the family traveled around a lot. When he was a child, his parents got separated and officially divorced.

He received his education at the University of Northampton, where he majored in music production. While at university, he launched a Pokémon-themed YouTube channel under the name "PokemanDanLv45".

Interesting Facts About Daniel Middleton

  • According to his IMDB profile, he has 25 credits as an actor as of November 2021.
  • As of November 2021, he has around 3.3 million followers on his Instagram account. (@dantdm)
  • He had already attended 10 different schools by the time he was ten years old.
  • He was named one of the most popular YouTubers in the world by viewership in July 2015.