With the changing times and evolution of the Internet and technology, we are given many opportunities today. Nowadays people are able to learn and earn from the internet using new technology and other resources. There are thousands of sources for generating high revenue. If you’ve great ideas and endless creativity then YouTube is one of the best platforms for you.
If we remember a few years ago, YouTube was just a video sharing platform that allowed you to share your moments through your recorded videos. And now YouTube has given us not only name and fame but also good revenue.
You can’t imagine how much YouTubers are earning. Where the top 10 highest-earning YouTube content creators this year have been revealed by Forbes and Statista.
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So without further delay let’s jump into the top 10 highest-paid YouTubers in the world.
Highest-Paid YouTubers In The World
- Jeffree Star
- Earnings: $15 million
- Total Views (from June 2019 to June 2020): 600 million
- Total Subscribers: 16.9 million
Jeffree Star is an American entrepreneur, YouTuber, and singer, and the founder and owner of Jeffree Star Cosmetics.
According to Forbes, he earned approximately $15 million and reporting that his total number of views from June 2019 to June 2020 was 600 million. His popular Conspiracy Collection, launched last year, reportedly sold 1 million eyeshadow palettes in 30 minutes.
- David Dobrik
- Earnings: $15.5 million
- Total Views (from June 2019 to June 2020): 2.7 billion
- Total Subscribers: 18 million
According to Forbes, David Dobrik is the 9th highest-paid YouTuber in the world. He earned an estimated $15.5 million dollars between June 2019 and June 2020, amassing 2.7 billion views. He currently has 18 million subscribers.
Dobrik found early success on the video-sharing platform Vine, before starting his vlog on his YouTube channel in 2015. Also, he has concentrated on porting his funny schtick over to TikTok, where he has 24.7 million followers.
- Earnings: $17 million
- Total Views (from June 2019 to June 2020): 8.2 billion
- Total Subscribers: 27.4 million
Blippi, whose real name is Stevin John, the only adult creating kids content on the list, the 32-year-old launched his channel in 2014.
He earned $17 million and the total number of views from June 2019 to June 2020 is 8.2 billion. He has approximately 27.4 million subscribers. His show is available to stream on both Amazon Prime Video and Hulu.
- Earnings: $18.5 million
- Total Views (from June 2019 to June 2020): 39 billion
- Total Subscribers: 190.6 million
Nastya (Anastasia Radzinskaya) is a Russian YouTuber. She and her parents run several YouTube channels for children, including Like Nastya, Like Nastya Vlog, and Like Nastya Show.
She earned $18.5 million, amassing 39 billion views. Her channel has approximately 190.6 million subscribers. Not just that, she’s also become a popular kid on TikTok with 3 million followers.
- Preston Arsement
- Earnings: $19 million
- Total Views (from June 2019 to June 2020): 3.3 billion
- Total Subscribers: 33.4 million
Preston Arsement, professionally known as “Preston“, grew his digital YouTube brand into a full-time business, hiring 24 people to help him.
Forbes reported that his estimated earning is $19 million and his channel has approximately 33.4 million subscribers.
- Earnings: $19.5 million
- Total Views (from June 2019 to June 2020): 3.1 billion
- Total Subscribers: 27.8 million
According to Forbes, Mark Edward Fischbach professionally known as Markiplier is the 5th highest-paid YouTubers in the world. His earning is $19.5 million and total views from June 2019 to June 2020 is 3.1 billion.
Markiplier has launched his channel in 2012, posting ultra-popular breakdowns of video games. Fischbach specializes in Let’s Play videos, commonly of survival horror video games.
He is also the co-founder of clothing company Cloak, along with fellow YouTuber Jacksepticeye, and the co-host of the now defunct Unus Annus channel.
- Rhett and Link
- Earnings: $20 million
- Total Views (from June 2019 to June 2020): 1.9 billion
- Total Subscribers: 41.8 million
Rhett & Link are an American comedy duo consisting of Rhett (aka 43-year-old Rhett James McLaughlin) and Link (42-year-old Charles Lincoln Neal III) they are known for creating and hosting the YouTube series Good Mythical Morning.
They earned approximately $20 million, who have 41.8 million subscribers, and 1.9 billion views.
- Dude Perfect
- Earnings: $23 million
- Total Views (from June 2019 to June 2020): 2.77 billion
- Total Subscribers: 57.5 million
3rd highest-earning YouTube content creator is Dude Perfect which has 57.5 million subscribers, brought in $23 million and 2.77 billion views, Forbes estimated.
There are five members (Coby Cotton, Cory Cotton, Garret Hilbert, Cody Jones, and Tyler Toney) all of whom are former college roommates at Texas A&M University.
- Mr. Beast
- Earnings: $24 million
- Total Views (from June 2019 to June 2020): 3 billion
- Subscribers: 47.8 million
One of the leading and fastest-growing YouTube channel names is Mr. Beast real name, Jimmy Donaldson. Forbes estimated that Mr. Beast, who has 47.8 million subscribers, earned $24 million and amassed 3 billion views.
Donaldson started YouTube in early 2012 at the early age of 13, but he went viral in 2017 after his “counting to 100,000” video earned tens of thousands of views in just a few days and has become increasingly popular ever since, each of his videos gaining tens of millions of views.
- Ryan Kaji
- Earnings: $29.5 million
- Total Views (from June 2019 to June 2020): 12.2 billion
- Total Subscribers: 41.7 million
According to Forbes, 1st highest-paid YouTubers in the world is Ryan Kaji, who has 41.7 million subscribers, made an estimated $29.5 million, and amassed 12.2 billion views.
Ryan Kaji is nine years old kid (as of June 2020). His channel name is “Ryan’s World” and the channel usually releases a new video every day along with his mother, father, and twin sisters.
He was Forbes’ estimated top YouTube earner in 2019 as well. His toy line occupies mainstream shelves, and he’s starred in shows on Nickelodeon and Roku as well.
According to Forbes, with $29.5 million in earnings 9-year old Ryan Kaji is the richest YouTuber in the world.
Ryan Kaji is the highest-paid YouTuber of all time. His estimated earning is $29.5 million.
It’s estimated that PewDiePie, is the world’s most popular and successful YouTuber in the world.
The highest-paid YouTuber as well as the richest kids of the year is a nine-year-old boy – Ryan Kaji, who made nearly $30 million in a year by making unboxing videos of toys.