Youtube has become a major source of income for vloggers, bloggers and influencers. It generates enviable revenues for musicians and content creators. Many others have become millionaires by sharing their videos on the Youtube platform. This article lists some of the world’s richest Youtubers and their net worth.
Who are the richest YouTubers in the world 2021?
Youtube has become the second most visited website in the world. It is estimated that 300 hours of videos are uploaded on Youtube every minute with almost 5 billion videos uploaded on a single day.
Also, It is also estimated that Youtube gets about 30 million visitors per day. I guess the stats convince you that Youtube is a great platform for Vloggers.
So who are really the richest Youtubers in the world?
We have gathered information from Forbes, Youtube and Wikipedia and present to you the top 17 richest Youtubers in the world.
Top 17 Richest YouTubers in the World
1. Jeffree Star – $200 million
Jeffree Star is an American entrepreneur and singer, and the founder and owner of Jeffree Star Cosmetics.
After getting his start as a musician on MySpace, Jeffree Star moved to YouTube, where he found a following doing makeup tutorials. He now uses his channel to tout his makeup line, which he says does at least eight figures in revenue thanks to its popular lipsticks, highlighters and eye shadow palettes.
2. Ryan’s World – $80 million
Ryan’s World (formerly Ryan ToysReview) is a toys review channel that features Ryan Kaji (born: October 6, 2011, real family name: Guan), along with his mother (Loann), father (Shion), and twin sisters (Emma and Kate). Subscribers: 29.7 million. Ryan’s World has an estimated net worth of $80 million. According to online reports, he earned $29.5 million in 2020 alone.
3. Dude Perfect – $50 million
Dude Perfect is a multinational sports entertainment conglomerate headquartered in Frisco, Texas, United States.
It routinely uploads videos to YouTube. The group consists of twins Cory and Coby Cotton, Garrett Hilbert, Cody Jones, and Tyler Toney, all of whom are former college roommates at Texas A&M University.
The members of the group hold many Guinness World Records. Their YouTube videos have garnered over 10 billion total views and their flagship channel, “Dude Perfect”.
4. Rhett and Link – $40 million
Rhett & Link, an American comedy duo consisting of Rhett McLaughlin and Charles Lincoln has a combined net worth of $40 million.
Self-styled as “Internetainers” (a portmanteau of “Internet” and “entertainers“), they are known for creating and hosting the YouTube series Good Mythical Morning. Their other notable projects include comedic songs and sketches and a novel called “The Lost Causes of Bleak Creek”.
Independent Film Channel series Rhett & Link: Commercial Kings, and their YouTube Premium series Rhett and Link’s Buddy System (Season 1 and Season 2).
5. Felix Kjellberg – $40 million
Felix Arvid Ulf Kjellberg known as PewDiePie is a Swedish YouTuber, comedian, and philanthropist, known primarily for his Let’s Play videos and comedic formatted shows.
He has over 100 million subscribers on his Youtube Channel
6. Daniel Middleton – $35 million
Daniel Robert Middleton, known as Youtube as DanTDM, has an estimated net worth of $35 million. He is a British YouTube personality, professional gamer, author, actor, & voice actor. His online video channels have covered many video games, mainly the popular games Minecraft, Roblox, and Pokémon.
7. Markiplier – $28 million
Mark Edward Fischbach known online as Markiplier, is an American YouTuber, gamer-commentator, actor, and comedian. Originally from Honolulu, Hawaii, he began his career in Cincinnati, Ohio, and is currently based in Los Angeles, California. He is listed by Forbes as one of the highest-earning Youtuber.
8. Evan Fong – $25 million
Evan Fong is a Canadian internet personality, video game commentator, and music producer. He is known online as VanossGaming.
@rynxmanjones behind the scenes A post shared by Evan (@evanfong) on Feb 5, 2020 at 12:26pm PSTHe posts montage-style videos on YouTube of him and other creators playing various video games. Aside from this, he produces music under the name Rynx, and served as a creative director for the video game Dead Realm, and as a voice actor for the YouTube Premium series Paranormal Action Squad. His Youtube Channel has over 25 million subscribers.
9. MrBeast – $24 million
Real name Jimmy Donaldson, MrBeast is a Youtuber who is into the production of high cost-stunts videos. He once shared $100,000 worth of items to homeless shelters. He has 95.87 million subscribers and today views of 13.4 billion.
10. Preston Arsement – $20 million
Preston Arsement got his start playing Call of Duty and quickly became so popular that he started posting friendly pranks in addition to his gaming content. Outside of YouTube, his biggest moneymakers are the Minecraft servers he runs for seven figures annually. He has over 13 Million Youtube Subscribers.
11. David Dobrik – $20 million
Slovakian-American actor, Dobrik, doubles as a vlogger. He rose to fame on the Vine app before joining YouTube to create the “Vlog Squad” channel. He has 18 million subscribers with 2.7 billion views.
12. Anastasia Radzinskaya – $20 million
The Russian-born 6-year-old has become one of the world’s fastest-growing creators, thanks to videos in seven languages that feature her playing with her dad on her channels including Like Nastya. Brands have noticed, with Legoland and Dannon shelling out at six figures to work with her.
13. Logan Paul – $19 million
Logan Paul and his elder brother Jake Paul are all Youtubers. Both brothers have been featured in this post as the top richest Youtubers in the world. Logan has 22 million subscribers.
14. Jake Paul – $19 million
According to Gulfnews, Jake Paul, the junior brother of boxer Logan Paul, has an estimated net worth of $19 million. Jake Paul has over 20 million subscribers and his first music video “It’s Everyday Bro”, had over 70 million views within the first month of its release.
15. Lilly Singh – $16 million
Lilly Singh is a Canadian social media sensation with the stage name Superwoman. She joined YouTube in 2010. She has 14.9 million subscribers with 3.36 million total views.
16. Blippi (Stevin John) – $16 million
Blippi is into the production of educational videos for kids. Blippi has an estimated net worth of 11.3 million with total views of 8 billion+.
17. Smosh – $15 million
Smosh consists of the duo Anthony Padilla and Ian Hecox. They started with their website smosh.com which they used for making flash animations. They later began posting videos on YouTube channel in 2005 and became one of the most popular channels. The channel has 25 million subscribers and 9.8 billion total views.