The Amount of Money the Highest Paid Celebs on Instagram Make Per Post Is Seriously Insane
The Rock, Selena Gomez and Cristiano Ronaldo earn bank.
A picture might be worth a thousand words, but celebrity Instagram posts are worth a lot more than that.
For the second year in a row, Hopper HQ analyzed internal and publicly available data to curate their Instagram Rich List 2018. The ranking reveals which celebrities, athletes, models and influencers rake in the most dough from the social media site.
Kylie Jenner, who came in at No. 3 on Forbes’ 2018 list of the world’s 100 richest entertainers, rose three spots from her position on last year’s Instagram Rich List to take the crown. With 138 million followers, the uber-famous makeup mogul can charge up to $1 million for a single post.
Pop singer Selena Gomez and soccer superstar Cristiano Ronaldo round out the top three, earning up to $800,000 and $750,000 per post, respectively.
Kim Kardashian, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson and Justin Bieber were all among the highest earners. Check out the top ten below:
1. Kylie Jenner
138 million followers – $ 1 million per post
2. Selena Gomez
138 million followers – $800,000 per post
133 million followers – $750,000 per post
113 million followers – $720,000 per post
115 million followers – $700,000 per post
109 million followers – $650,000 per post
100 million followers – $630,000 per post
101 million followers – $600,000 per post
9. Lionel Messi
95.3 million followers – $500,000 per post
10. Kendall Jenner
92.4 million followers – $500,000 per post
Hopper HQ also created a separate ranking of those in the “influencer” niche. Compared to last year, these Instagram-famous personalities are earning considerably more per post.
Makeup artist and beauty brand founder Huda Kattan, who tops the influencer list, can charge 83.3 percent more than she could last year, while belfie queen Sommer Ray can make up to $20,000 per post.
See the top 5 entrants on the 2018 Influencer Instagram Rich List below:
1. Huda Kattan
26 million followers – $33,000 per post
2. Elenora Pons
25.6 million followers – $32,000 per post
3. Zach King
21.5 million followers – $30,000 per post
4. Cameron Dallas
21 million followers – $25,000 per post
5. Sommer Ray
18.7 million followers – $20,000 per post
To view the full Rich List, head to Hopper HQ’s website.
h/t: Bro Bible