Kylie Jenner, reality television star and businesswoman, is now the highest paid celebrity on Instagram in terms of cost per post. Kylie can earn up to $1 million or £760,000 per sponsored post, which may be over 6 crore in Indian rupees. She has 111 million followers on Instagram.
Well, she may not have beaten the No.1 Instagram star, singer Selene Gomez in terms of followers, Kylie Jenner has certainly beaten Selena in the highest paid list of Instagram. Selena Gomez was at No.1 in this list in 2017 and new mom has displaced her in 2018. The list has been compiled by UK-based Hopper HQ that handles celebrity social media.
Celebrs along with Kylie Jenner in the top highest paid on Instagram list include hotshot English footballer David Beckham, Kylie's sister Kendall Jenner, and their half-sisters Kim Kardashian West and Khloe Kardashian. Singers Beyonce Knowles and Justin Bieber, actor Dwayne Johnson (The Rock) and footballers Neymar, Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo. While David Beckham is No.12 in the overall list, he is No.1 in the Top 5 British Instagram earners list. The Top 10 is dominated by the Jenners and Kardashians.
The Keeping Up with the Kardashians star is the No.1 Instagram influencer of 2018. She was also recently touted as the highest earner among "self-made" business people, the "youngest self-made billionaire" at 20 years of age, with her brand Kylie Cosmetics. Here is the list by Hopper HQ.
Top 10 Instagram earners in the world by Hopper HQ:
1. Kylie Jenner: 111 million followers, $1m (£760,000) per post
2. Selena Gomez: 139 million followers, $800,000 per post
3. Cristiano Ronaldo: 137 million followers, $750,000 per post
4. Kim Kardashian West: 114 million followers, $720,000 per post
5. Beyonce Knowles: 116 million followers, $700,000 per post
6. Dwayne Johnson: 111 million followers, $650,000 per post
7. Justin Bieber: 101 million followers, $630,000 per post
8. Neymar da Silva Santos Junior: 100 million followers, $600,000 per post
9. Lionel Messi: 97 million followers, $500,000 per post
10. Kendall Jenner: 93 million followers, $500,000 per post
Top 5 British Instagram earners by Hopper HQ:
1. David Beckham: 49 million followers, $300,000 per post
2. Gareth Bale: 35 million followers, $185,000 per post
3. Zoe Sugg: 10 million followers, $16,000 per post
4. Rosie Huntington-Whiteley: 8 million followers, $11,500 per post
5. Jamie Oliver: 6 million followers, $8,000 per post.
Kylie Jenner recently made a splash with her GQ Magazine pictures with partner, rapper Travis Scott with whom she has a baby daughter, Stormi.