Being deemed a “celebrity” typically meant you worked in the industry as either an actor, musician, or pro athlete. However, social media has changed how the world consumes entertainment. The various mediums, such as YouTube, Twitch, Instagram, and other apps have created a sub-culture of influencers who have risen up as some of today’s biggest stars.
So who is the richest YouTuber?
These social media celebrities gross millions of dollars each year through their daily or weekly vlog content on their channels. One influencer’s current net worth is reported to be $50 million.