As the world becomes more digitally connected and social media continues to hold sway over younger generations, the power of influence itself has become a job that lucky and talented young people have been able to successfully parlay into millions of dollars. The social media channel TikTok is especially popular and has catapulted many young aspiring entertainers into fame and fortune. Many TikTok influencers make their name through dancing, singing, lip-syncing to music and other kinds of performance. Many of the influencers on this list became millionaires before they were legal adults, several dropped out of or postponed college in order to focus on their careers and all continue to rake in cash across multiple social media channels through sponsorship deals. Here are 10 of the richest TikTok influencers.
Spencer X: $1.2 Million
One of the older influencers on this list, Spencer X, 28, is a beatboxer who has been studying the form since he was a child, according to Forbes. He made his TikTok debut in 2019 and gained upwards of 10 million fans as well as sponsorships with Uno, Oreo and Sony. His net worth is valued at $1.2 million.
Michael Le: $1.2 Million
Twenty-year-old Michael Le has ambitions to be the top influencer on TikTok, according to Forbes. While he’s not the richest yet, he’s gaining in popularity. He and several other influencers formed a TikTok…