It’s pretty crazy what people can earn making YouTube videos these days. Seeing this list makes me question my career choices but at the same time, I’m pretty damn awkward in front of a camera.
“The list measures earnings before subtracting management fees and taxes. Our figures are based on data from Nielsen, IMDB and other sources, as well as on interviews with agents, managers, lawyers, industry insiders and the stars themselves,” according to Forbes.
9. (Tie) Colleen Ballinger — $5 million
Colleen Ballinger is a comedian, singer, and actress best known for the character Miranda Sings. All of Ballinger’s YouTube channels combined have over 2 billion views.