Instagram is one of the popular social media platforms available online. Besides being an application that allows people to generate and share unique content like pictures, videos, captions, and other related text, it has become an essential and crucial tool to promote and conduct businesses online. Instagram has altered the way businesses are now conducted. Apart from the fact that it helps other businesses, people who have Instagram accounts can earn money on their own as well. An excellent example of people who make a huge chunk from their average earnings from this online platform includes celebrities and influencers.
Indeed, celebrities earn millions of dollars from the content they share online on Instagram. This is primarily because these celebrities are very influential, and a single-story posted by them promoting a particular product or service can really up the chances of people buying that product or service. In other words, these celebrities earn millions of dollars via a concept and a practice known famously as celebrity endorsements. This practice is a marketing and advertising tactic that is used by thousands of companies, especially those who buy and sell online, and is also known to grow followers on Instagram.
Here we will discuss in detail the top five highest-paid Instagrammers in the world.
The fifth in the list is singer cum actor Selena Gomez. The Spaniard has a massive fan following throughout the world. She has a massive following on Instagram as well. Currently, the singer has more than 180 million followers. Selena Gomez is often seen endorsing different brands ranging from fashion brands to lifestyle brands to beauty brands. Different sources suggest that Selena Gomez takes about $400,000 to $600,000 per post and makes millions just by posting a couple of posts or stories on the platform.
Kylie Jenner is a very famous personality. The owner of the beauty brand, Kylie Cosmetics, also makes a huge chunk of money from using Instagram. She has about 190 million followers on the platform and an engagement rate close to 2.9%. Kylie is a famous influencer that is often seen endorsing different fashion and beauty brands. She makes about $450,000 to $700,000 per post using the social media platform.
Most famously known as “The Rock,” Dwayne Johnson is the first of the top 3 Instagram earners in the world. The former wrestler and Hollywood superstar is very famous throughout the world and boasts over 192 million followers on Instagram. The Rock charges around $450,000 to $750,000 per post.
The second top highest paid Instagrammer is Ariana Grande. Ariana is an award-winning, world-renowned Hollywood singer, actress, and songwriter who has a huge fan following. Ariana makes over $450,000 per post on average.
There was never really a doubt of who would top the list. Cristiano Ronaldo, arguably the most outstanding athlete of all-time, tops the charts of the highest-paid Instagrammers of all time. Ronaldo is a dream celebrity for brand endorsements and is often seen promoting men’s sports and lifestyle brands. The Portuguese International charges around $600,000 to $800,000 per post on average on Instagram.