YouTube’s hottest personalities and content material creators are raking in main dough, regardless of age. In reality, the highest-paid YouTube star in all probability nonetheless depends closely on his fingers in math class, not to mention counting his tens of millions.
8-year-old Ryan Kaji topped Forbes’ checklist of the highest-paid YouTube stars of 2019, incomes a whopping $26 million!
Not spectacular sufficient, that is $Four million greater than he earned final 12 months when he additionally topped Forbes’ annual checklist.
Kaji amassed his fortune by offering toy opinions on his channel, “Ryan’s World.”
However, he just lately expanded his content material to conducting science experiments, enjoying video games, and academic/tutorial movies for his younger viewers.
Earlier this 12 months, his personal preschool TV sequence, Ryan’s Mystery Playdate, premiered on Nickelodeon. His model additionally consists of toys, clothes and different merchandise.
Originally within the “unboxing” style, Kaji launched his YouTube channel in 2015. His movies confirmed him unboxing numerous presents and toys after which providing his assessment from a baby’s perspective.
The channel now has almost 23 million subscribers and every video simply receives over a million views.
Kaji beat out different in style YouTube stars like Jeffree Star ($17 million) and PewDiePie ($13 million).
The second place is held by a bunch of associates who run the “Dude Perfect” channel, incomes $20 million by recording themselves performing stunts and challenges, and displaying makes an attempt at breaking information.
Kaji isn’t the one little one on the checklist both. Anastasia Radzinskaya, a 5-year-old with cerebral palsy, introduced in $18 million with feel-good movies that includes her dad.
YouTube’s greatest earners of 2019 (based on Forbes)
1. Ryan Kaji, $26 million
2. Dude Perfect, $20 million
3. Anastasia Radzinskaya, $18 million
4. Rhett and Link, $17.5 million
5. Jeffree Star, $17 million
6. Preston (Preston Arsement), $14 million
7. (joint) PewDiePie (Felix Kjellberg), $13 million
7. (joint) Markiplier (Mark Fischbach), $13 million
9. DanTDM (Daniel Middleton), $12 million
10. VanossGaming (Evan Fong), $11.5 million