Celebrity

You won’t believe how much the top YouTubers made in 2016

~Starts YouTube channel~.

By Matt Galea
Highest paid YouTubers of 2016

Look, we all knew that YouTubers like the gorj Zoella, the hilar Lilly Singh (AKA, ||Superwoman||) and the cute AF Tyler Oakley make some sweet, sweet cash.

How else would they be able to spend 24/7 making YouTube vids and not get a full time job!?

But you won’t believe just how much the top YouTubers made this year. Brace yourselves, we’re about to blow your minds.

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The highest paid YouTuber is, drum roll please…

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TY J.LO.

Its Felix Kjellberg, also known as PewDiePie!!!

Forbes named ol’ Felix the wealthiest YouTuber, earning a whopping $15 million this year from the vids that he has produced for his 50 freaking million followers!

Coming in at number two was Rowan Atwood, earning $8 million for those prank vids that we all spent hours LOLing over.

And flying into third place is Lily Singh, also known as IISuperwomanII who earned an amaze $7.5 million.

Here’s the full list of the top 10 YouTube earners for 2016:

Felix Kjellberg (AKA, PewDiePie) – $15 million

Roman Atwood – $8 million

Lilly Singh (AKA, ||Superwoman||) – $7.5 million

Smosh (Ian Hecox and Anthony Padilla) – $7 million

TIE! Tyler Oakley and Rosanna Pansino – $6 million

TIE! Mark Fischbach (A.K.A. Markiplier) and German Garmendia – $5.5 million

TIE! Rhett & Link and Colleen Ballinger (AKA, Miranda Sings) – $5 million

NOTE: DOLLY does not hold responsibility for the minds that were blown during the reading of this article.

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