Kylie Jenner has retained her crown as the highest paid Instagram star, as it was revealed that the 21-year-old reality TV star can earn up to $1.2 million per post.
The 2019 Instagram Rich List, which was unveiled this month in its third year running, is based on how much each user can charge for a single Instagram post.
The list is put together on a yearly basis by Hopper HQ, which analyses data including average engagement, how often they post, industry variables and the number of followers one has.
And for the second year in a row, Kylie, who was named the youngest self-made billionaire ever by Forbes earlier this year, has remained at the top of the list.
The 21-year-old mother-of-one is estimated to charge $1,266,000 per post on average, which is an increase of 27 per cent from last year, when it was revealed that from $1 million per post on average.
Ariana Grande, Cristiano Ronaldo, Kim Kardashian, and Selena Gomez also placed in the top five highest paid celebrities on Instagram.
1. Kylie Jenner – $1,266,000 per post
Number one! Kylie Jenner has retained her crown as the highest paid Instagram star, as it was revealed that the 21-year-old reality TV star can earn up to $1.2 million per post
Popular! Kylie’s placement on the list is an increase of 27 per cent from last year, when it was revealed that from $1 million per post on average, putting her on the top of the list
Success! The mother-of-one regularly shares selfies, candid photos with friends and family, and pictures to promote Kylie Skin with her 141 million Instagram followers
The 21-year-old Keeping Up With The Kardashian’s star has accumulated a whopping 141 million followers on the social media platform.
Regularly posting selfie’s, promotional photos for her skincare brand Kylie Skin, and fun shots with friends and family, Kylie has also earned quite an impressive amount of money through her posts.
According to the Instagram Rich List, the mom-of-one is estimated to charge $1,266,000 per post on average.
Last year, she placed first on the list, as it was revealed that she earned up to $1 million per single post on the photo-sharing app.
2. Ariana Grande – $996,000 per post
Next up! Ariana Grande came in second place on the list, as it was revealed that the 26-year-old singer can now charge up to $996,000 per single Instagram post
Coming in second place on this year’s Instagram Rich List is 26-year-old singer Ariana Grande.
The former Nickelodeon star, who originally rose to fame when she appeared on the television series, Victorious, has gone on to garner a whopping 159 million followers.
It was revealed this year that the Thank U Next singer can now charge up to $996,000 per single Instagram post.
Her Instagram feed, which boasts a consistent black and white aesthetic, typically sees her sharing selfies and candid shots, which her followers tend to lap up.
3. Cristiano Ronaldo – $975,000 per post
Impressive: Portuguese soccer player Cristiano Ronaldo was revealed to earn up to $975,000 per post on Instagram, coming in third place on this year’s list
In third place is Portuguese soccer player Cristiano Ronaldo, who was revealed to earn up to $975,000 per post on Instagram.
The 34-year-old athlete, who has accumulated 176 million followers, is no stranger to the Instagram Rich List, as he appeared on the list last year as well.
Cristiano landed in third place in 2018, when it was revealed that he could earn up to $750,000 per post.
4. Kim Kardashian – $910,000 per post
Wow!reality Reality TV star and entrepreneur Kim Kardashian landed in fourth place on the 2019 list, as it was revealed that she can earn up to $910,000 per Instagram post
Kylie isn’t the only member of the Kardashian-Jenner clan to appear on the Instagram Rich List, as her older sister Kim landed just three places behind her.
The 38-year-old reality TV star and entrepreneur landed in fourth place on the 2019 list, as it was revealed that she can earn up to $910,000 per Instagram post.
Her typical posts include bikini selfies, images with her husband Kanye West and their kids, and images promoting her beauty line KKW Beauty.
With a following of 144,000 users on Instagram, Kim remains as one of the most influential on the social media platform.
Last year, she similarly landed in fourth place on the Instagram Rich List. It was revealed in 2018 that the mother-of-four could earn up to $720,000.
5. Selena Gomez – $886,000 per post
Not bad! Selena Gomez came in fifth place on the list. It was revealed that the 27-year-old singer can earn up to $550,000 per post she shares with her 122 million followers
Although she appeared at the top of the Instagram Rich List three years ago, she appears to have dropped down the rankings.
In the 2017 Instagram Rich List, it was revealed that Selena could earn up to $550,000 per post. At the time, she had a following of 122 million.
In this year’s list, the former Disney star and singer landed in fifth place in the rankings.
It was revealed that the 27-year-old, who now has a whopping 153 million followers on Instagram, can earn up to $886,000 per post.
6. Dwayne Johnson – $882,000 per post
Wow! Dwayne Johnson, otherwise known as The Rock, can earn up to $822,000 per Instagram post, leaving him in sixth place on the 2019 Instagram Rich List
Up next in the list is 47-year-old actor Dwayne Johnson.
Coming in in sixth place, it was revealed that Dwayne can earn up to $822,000 per Instagram post.
The actor, who is among the older celebrities to be included in the list, also appeared in the top ten on the list last year.
Similarly, he fell in sixth place on the list, earning up to $650,000 per post on Instagram in 2018.
Better known as The Rock, he boasts an impressive 151 million followers on the social media platform.
7. Beyoncé Knowles – $785,000 per post
Impressive: Beyonce came in seventh place, earning up to $785,000 per single Instagram post, compared to $700,000 per post last year
Coming in seventh place on the highest paid celebrities on Instagram is singer-songwriter Beyonce Knowles.
The 37-year-old singer, whose overall net worth is approximately $440 million, dropped down two places from the 2018 list.
Last year, she came in fifth place, when it was revealed that she was earning up to $700,000 per post.
However, this year it has been revealed that the star is able to earn a larger amount of $785,000 per Instagram post.
She regularly shares posts featuring her husband Jay Z, as well as selfies and snippets of her most recent work.
8. Taylor Swift – $748,000 per post
Cool: Taylor Swift, 29, landed in eighth place on this year’s Instagram’s Rich List. She is estimated to earn up to $748,000 per Instagram post
Twenty-nine-year-old singer Taylor Swift landed in eighth place on this year’s Instagram’s Rich List.
The singer, who boasts 119 million followers, was revealed to earn up to $748,000 per Instagram post.
Taylor appears to have made her debut on the top ten in the list this year, as she wasn’t featured on the 2017 or 2018 list.
Her Instagram feed features promotional photos and videos for her latest work, as well as red carpet shots and some candid photos.
9. Neymar da Silva Santos Junior – $722,000 per post
Woah: Neymar da Silva Santos, 27, who has 123 million followers, was revealed as the ninth highest paid celebrity on Instagram this year, earning up to $600,000 per post
Brazilian soccer player Neymar da Silva Santos Junior appeared in ninth place on this year’s list.
The 27-year-old athlete dropped just one spot from last year’s list, where he appeared in eighth place.
Last year, it was discovered that the star could earn up to $600,000 per post.
However this year, Neymar, who has accumulated 123 million followers, is believed to be able to earn up to $722,000 per Instagram post.
10. Justin Bieber – $722,000 per post
Last, but not least: Justin Bieber, 25, came in tenth place on the list, as it was revealed that the Canadian singer can earn u pto $722,000 per Instagram post
In tenth place is Canadian singer-songwriter Justin Bieber, who can earn up to $722,000 per post.
The 25-year-old’s overall net worth is estimated to be approximately $265 million.
Since he broke into the music seen in 2008, he has steadily grown a large following of fans who support his music.
Similarly, he has accumulated a large following on Instagram, and currently boasts 115 million.
Justin regularly shares photos of himself and his wife of one year, Hailey Baldwin, 22, as well as regular shirtless selfies, and snippets of his latest work.
Top five earning influencers on the 2019 Instagram Rich List
1. Elenora Pons – 35.7 million followers – $144,000 per post
2. Huda Kattan – 38.1 million followers – $91,300 per post
3. Cameron Dallas – 21.2 million followers – $86,600 per post
4. Sommer Ray – 21.4 million followers – $86,600 per post
5. Zach King – 20.4 million followers – $82,900 per post