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According to Tech Insider (This article and its images were originally posted on Tech Insider December 3, 2018 at 10:49AM.)
- The 7-year-old Ryan of YouTube’s Ryan ToysReview made $22 million in revenue last year from his YouTube account, according to Forbes.
- Surely the envy of elementary-school kids worldwide, the young YouTube star reviews new toys in videos that his family produces.
- Ryan ToysReview took the No. 1 spot this year on Forbes’ annual list of the highest-earning YouTube accounts, up from No. 8 last year.
The highest-earning YouTube star in the world is an elementary school kid who makes millions reviewing toys.
Ryan, the 7-year-old “host” of Ryan ToysReview, a popular toy-review channel on YouTube, jumped from No. 8 to No. 1 on Forbes’ annual list of YouTube stars who are making the most money.
A family-run YouTube channel, Ryan ToysReview generated about $22 million in pretax income from June 1, 2017, through June 1, 2018, according to Forbes, up from $11 million the year prior. The raw estimate of $22 million put Ryan ToysReview just ahead of controversial star Jake Paul (who banked $21.5 million).
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