The World's Top 10
SOCIAL MEDIA INFLUENCERS
1. Cristiano Ronaldo
Cristiano Ronaldo currently plays for the Juventus Football Club in Italy and has a salary of USD$37,000,000. As the highest athlete earner on Instagram Ronaldo earns more from his social media connections than he does playing football.
2. Justin Beiber
Justin Beiber is a global entertainment phenomenon with a net worth around USD$285,000,000. Justin shot to fame as a teenage singing sensation and quickly became one the most popular influencers of this generation. At 27 years of age his annual salary is approximately USD$80,000,000.
3. Ariana Grande
Ariana Grande is an American pop singer who broke the record for the most singles in the Top 40 music charts for a woman at the same time. Ariana is the most followed female influencer on Instagram. At 27 years of age she has a net worth of USD$180,000,000.
4. Selena Gomez
Selena Gomez is one of the most recognisable and influential entertainment artists this century. She has a massive following across all social media platforms at 425 million. Selena is an American artist and at 28 years of age she has amassed a small fortune of USD$75,000,000.
5. Taylor Swift
Taylor Swift is an American born singer-songwriter. Born in 1989 Taylor emerged on the Country music scene with her debut album in 2006. Her second album was a crossover into mainstream music which rocketed her to fame. She is adored by more than 361 million social media followers.