Kylie Jenner might be more popular or may have more Instagram followers but it is her older sister Kendall Jenner who earns more than Kylie from paid posts, as per the new report. Recently, a new list was compiled by Buzz Bingo claims that Kendall Jenner, 24, is the highest-paid member of her family when it comes to sponsored posts on the social media platform, Instagram.
Coming in at number three, she reportedly earns an estimated $16 million (£12.3 million) a year from her brand deals. It’s believed Kendall earns around $611,000 (£471,700) for each paid post.
Some of her most recent sponsored posts which included an ad with Valentino, skincare brand Proactiv, Reserved, Aritzia and Stuart Weitzman as well. Kendall has 117 million followers on social media compared to her sister Kylie Jenner, who boasts 149 million. Even it is also less than their big sister Kim Kardashian, who surpassed the other two to reach 150 million followers this week only which makes her one of the most popular celebrities on Instagram as well.
Surprisingly, the founder of SKIMS is nowhere on the list. Cristiano Ronaldo belongs to the top spot with estimated earnings of $34 million (£26.2 million) a year from sponsored posts. Buzz Bingo also claims that earns more than his income from football club Juventus.
Cristiano is the most followed celebrity on Instagram with a whopping 184 million followers. David Beckham placed at number four with $10.7 million (£8.2 million) per year, Selena Gomez placed at number five with $8 million (£6.1 million), Kylie Jenner with $3.8 million (£3 million) and placed at number eight, and Khloe Kardashian stays at the top 10 with a cool $1.2 million (£926,000) per year.
Highest-paid celebrities on Instagram are Cristiano Ronaldo $47.8 million per year ($975,000 per post), Lionel Messi $23.3 million per year ($648,000 per post) Kendall Jenner $15.9 million per year ($611,000 per post), David Beckham $10.7 million per year ($357,000 per post), Selena Gomez $8 million per year ($886,000 per post), Neymar Jr $7.2 million per year ($722,000 per post), Zlatan Ibrahimovic $4 million per year ($200,000 per post), Kylie Jenner $3.8 million per year ($1.27 million per post).