PewDiePie’s net worth comes primarily from his incredibly popular YouTube channel. The star has earned around $ 124 million since 2010. Because he’s Swedish and in a 56% tax bracket, less than half of that goes into his pocket. Still, not too shabby for a 26-year-old.
For those you don’t know, PewDiePie, or Felix Arvid Ulf Kjellberg, is a Swedish YouTube star and comedian who has built his wealth commenting on video games and other hot topics. The star began posting videos to YouTube in April 2010. Since then, he has racked up over 41 million subscribers and 11 billion views on YouTube.
PewDiePie’s net worth is 80 times greater than Bernie Sanders’s net worth of $ 528,014 and 1.4 times greater than Hillary Clinton’s net worth of $ 31.2 million.
Stars with higher net worth than PewDiePie include LeBron James with $ 310 million, Miley Cyrus with $ 245 million, and Bill Gates with $ 80 billion, etc. In case you were wondering, that’s 1,881 times higher than PewDiePie’s net worth. PewDiePie’s net worth is 625 times greater than the median US household net worth of $ 68,000.