The highest paid YouTuber for 2018 is a 7 year old kid making $31 million a year

scandal 05/12/2018

Let's be honest, we've all thought about dropping out of uni or quiting our jobs and becoming a YouTuber (especially when you see how much $$$ you can earn in a year).

Forbes have released their list for the highest paid YouTubers for 2018 and coming in at number 1 was a 7-year old kid who reviews toys (and to think all we achieved at 7 was finally getting our pen liscence).

The channel, called 'Ryan ToysReview', jumped all the way from number 8 last year, making $15.8 million, to the top spot this year after making $22 million. 

Here's the top 10 earners for 2018 including Logan Paul and Jeffree Star.

10. Logan Paul - $20.9 million

9. PewDiePie - $22.3 million

8. JackSepticEye - $25 million

7. Vanoss Gaming - $17 million

6. Markiplier - $25.2 million

5. Jeffree Star - $25.9 million

4. DanTDM - $26.6 million

3. Dude Perfect - $28 million

2. Jake Paul - $30 million 

1. Ryan ToysReview - $31 million