In this article, we shall list the top 20 Forbes highest paid celebrities in the world from the year 2021 to 2022.
Who is the Highest-paid Celebrity 2022?
Kylie Jenner, who earned $590 million from June 2019 to May 2020, is now the highest-paid celebrity in the world in 2022.
Taylor Swift is the second-highest-paid celebrity in the world in 2022. First, this poll of the top 20 highest-paid celebrities in the world lists the annual earnings before taxes, legal fees, and payments to managers and other representatives.
Further, the list contains a variety of celebrities, for example, musicians, actors, and sports personalities.
In summary, we will list the name of the celebrity or band. Then, we will state their line of work and nationality. Below is a list of the latest rankings of Forbes Highest-paid celebrities in the world for 2022.
Top 20 Highest-paid Celebrities in the World 2022
- Kylie Jenner– Model, Socialite, and also a Businesswoman, US
- $585 million
- Taylor Swift – Singer, Songwriter, United States (US)
- $170.5 million
- Kanye West – Songwriter, Singer, Rapper, Fashion designer, as well as a Businessman, US
- $150.2 million
- Lionel Messi – Soccer player, Argentina
- $127 million
- Ed Sheeran – Singer, Songwriter, and also an Actor, United Kingdom (UK)
- $110.3 million
- Cristiano Ronaldo – Soccer player, Portugal
- $109.2 million
- Neymar Jr. – Soccer player, Brazil
- $105 million
- The Eagles – Rock band, US
- $101 million
- Dr. Phil McGraw – TV Talk show host, Author, US
- $95 million
- Canelo Alvarez – Professional boxer, Mexico
- $94.5 million. Also,
- Roger Federer – Tennis player, Switzerland
- $93.5 million
- Howard Stern – Radio & TV personality, Actor, Author, US
- $93.2 million
- J.K. Rowling – Author, TV producer, UK
- $92.5 million
- Russell Wilson – American football player, US
- $90 million
- Dwayne Johnson – Actor, Producer, US & Canada
- $89.7 million
- Aaron Rodgers – American football player, US
- $89.5 million
- LeBron James – Basketball player, US
- $89.2 million
- Rush Limbaugh – Radio show host, Author, US
- $85 million
- Elton John – Singer, Songwriter, UK
- $84 million. And finally,
- Jay-Z – Rapper, Music producer, Entrepreneur, US
- $81.5 million
Lastly, if you missed out on our previous post, here are the 10 wealthiest celebrities in the world in 2022.