Forbes Compiled a Ranking of the Highest Paid YouTube Stars
OREANDA-NEWS. The American magazine Forbes has compiled its annual ranking of the highest paid YouTube bloggers.
The first line of the rating this year was gained by the child. This is eight-year-old Ryan Kaji. According to Forbes estimates, the income from the Ryan ToysReview channel, on which the little American unpacks toys, amounted to 26 million US dollars in the past year. For the second year in a row, Ryan Kaji leads the Forbes ranking of the highest paid Youtube bloggers.
The second line went to the Dude Perfect channel, on which five young people at the age of about 30 post videos with sports tricks. Forbes estimated their revenue in 2019 at 20 million dollars.
This year, third place in the ranking was taken by five-year-old Anastasia Radzinskaya from Russia. “The Russian-born 5-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,” the magazine notes. According to Forbes estimates, revenue from Anastasia’s channels in 2019 amounted to 18 million dollars.The top ten highest-paid YouTube stars of 2019 also includes Rhett and Link (YouTube’s most popular daily show, 17.5 million), Jeffree Star (makeup tutorials, 17 million), as well as gamers Preston (14 million), PewDiePie (13 million), Markiplier (13 million), DanTDM (12 million) and VanossGaming (11.5 million dollars).