Kylie Jenner Makes More Money Than Beyoncé By the Hour + Find Out How Much LeBron James, Taylor Swift & The Rock Make
With the help of social media, endorsement deals, loyal fan bases, and sold out concerts and movies, it’s no secret some of the biggest names in entertainment are taking home millions every year. But, have you ever thought about what Beyoncé, Dwayne Johnson, or Kylie Jenner make on an average within an hour? Well, no need to wonder any longer because we have the answers. A new list published reveals 2018 Highest-Paid Celebrities, which compose the hourly earnings of some of our favorite celebrities. The list’s estimations are based off of earned annual earnings, subtracted from their alleged net worth, which the sum is then divided by how many hours are in a year.
Per hour, beauty mogul and mother, Kylie Jenner makes about $19,006 an hour. Jenner recently made Forbes’ America’s Richest Self-Made Women list, as she makes the median US salary of $45,552 every 2.8 hours, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Wrestler turned movie star, Dwayne Johnson trails right behind the youngest Jenner with making about $14,155 an hour.
L.A. Lakers, LeBron James’ beats out pop singer, Taylor Swift.
With James opening up a new school in his hometown and signing a four-year $150 million deal, he earns about $9,760 an hour, while Swift rakes in about $9, 132 an hour.
Beyoncé Knowles lands the #35 spot on Forbes’ list of the World’s Highest-Paid Celebrities, but comes in behind Swift earning about $6,849 an hour. Knowles broke records in 2016 for her Formation World Tour, where she grossed over $250 million. As she takes with her husband for their On The Run 2 tour, the couple is projected to bring home more than $200 million.
The publication also calculated the hourly earnings from America’s billionaire. Jeff Bezos tops the list by making a whopping $4,474,885 an hour. Facebook creator and founder, Mark Zuckerberg came in a mild second with earning about $1,712,3218 an hour. While Microsoft founder, Bill Gates has a firm footing on the list with making about $456,621 an hour.