According to Forbes, Ryan Kaji earned a whopping $26 million in 2019 from his YouTube channel, making him the highest-paid on the platform.
But guess how old Ryan is?
He is eight-years-old! Yes, you read it right. He is a mere kid.
Ryan’s channel called ‘Ryan ToysReview’ made its debut in 2015. By means of the channel, Ryan would unbox toys and presents in front of the camera, play with them, and give his comments on them. Today, the channel is called ‘Ryan’s World’ and has grown leaps and bounds with around 23 million subscribers.
The channel came into limelight when in 2015, Ryan unboxed and reviewed a box that contained more than 100 toys from Pixar’s ‘Cars’ series. This video today has more than a massive 1 billion views.
The channel today, apart from just posting content on toys, also displays educational content. For instance, there are videos of Ryan helping his followers with science experiments and other DIY activities.
Ryan, who resides with his parents in Texas, today, owns a line of branded toys and home goods that are sold at Amazon, Walmart, and Target!
Ryan, whose real name is Ryan Guan, earned $22 million from the platform in 2018, making him the highest earner of that year too.
Isn’t this just amazing? Kudos to Ryan and his parents for creating a media empire!
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