There are several ways to make money on TikTok: Try your hand in influencer marketing, create sponsored content for brands, create and sell your own merch, use TikTok to market your other endeavors (for example, your album or YouTube channel), or become a TikTok consultant and guide others on how to grow their following and monetize off of it (the latter is assuming you already nailed that part yourself).
You can also make money growing accounts and then selling them, collecting donations from viewers (followers will pay creators in coins, and then creators turn those coins into diamonds and cash out through PayPal), and you can also run paid ads on TikTok (similar to Facebook, Twitter, and Google ads).
But do you need a certain amount of followers to get paid? Yes and no.
How many followers do you need on TikTok to get paid?
There’s technically no minimum amount of followers you need on TikTok to start getting paid, but the higher the following, and the higher amount of views, the more money you’re likely going to make (assuming you didn’t buy all your followers). Plus, TikTok just started the TikTok Creator Fund, which rewards the creator and influencer community with more of a monetary incentive to make videos. To be qualified for the Creator Fund, you need 100,000 followers.
According to TikTok, the platform created the Creator Fund because, “We want to show our appreciation to our brilliant creator community by rewarding them for their incredible TikTok videos and…