Everyone has a list of his/her favorite celebrities; nonetheless, you would love to know who tops the list of world’s most richest celebrities. Here we go with a list of top 25 richest celebrities in the world:
1. Floyd Mayweather:
The two fights against Manny Pacquiao shattered the records for all time athlete earnings per year. The net worth of this athlete is around 300 million dollars per year crushing the record of Tiger Woods, who successfully maintained a bank of 115 million dollars in 2008. Honestly speaking, the way this athlete is making his way in the field of boxing, he will surely be able to cross more or less 600 million dollars earning in the next few fights.
2. Manny Pacquiao:
The fight between Manny and Mayweather raised the level of earnings in the favor of both boxers. The net payday of Manny Pacquiao is 125 million dollars and he is also boosting the source of income by endorsing the brands like Footlocker, Nike, Nestle and many more.
3. Katy Perry:
This roar singer is on the 3rd from the list of highest earning celebrities for this year. This is because she is getting very much fame from her prismatic world. Another reason is that she is covering a show in more than 2 million dollars and she is the singer who is rotated to more than 200 countries last year.
4. One Direction:
The musical band consisting of young blood is ruling musical industry this year covering a lot of musical shows and earning 130 million dollars per year for last few years. The Payday of this band is getting higher because they are endorsing a variety of brands like Nike, Unilever, etc. Looking forward to see their success in future as their main element Zayn Malik has been dearly departed.
5. Howard Stern:
The main star of F-bombs and prickliness who is delighting the world for the last three decades, the most favorite judge of America Got Talent. The Offbeat or you can say Off-color personality Howard Stern is in the top 5 list who is earning 95 million dollars per year.
6. Garth Brooks:
The 53 year old country legend who started his musical appearance just after a few years of retirement to entertain this world from his vocal talent. He is in the top ten list by earning 90 million dollars per year and he is planning to cover most of the part of this world in summer.
7. James Patterson:
The number one writer nowadays earning more than any other author in the field of writing and publishing. The most busiest writer and renowned with his creativity. Alex Cross and Micheal Benett are the famous series by this author. He is getting a payday of 89 million dollars per year.
8. Robert Downey Jr:
The Iron Man, who is known to be a famous character in multiple blockbuster films like Age of Ultron (Avengers), Iron Man-the series and Captain America is commanding a whooping 40 million dollars. Last year, it was estimated that the payday of Iron Man would be 80 million dollars.
9. Taylor Swift:
This songwriter and singer, who has just completed her transition to pop and rock superstar from her country started with the incredible launching of her album 1989, which is the highest paid and top release of 2014. An estimate of 3.6 million copies was sold giving her an earning of more than 80 million dollars last year. This busiest singer is also busy is most of the controversy in her affairs and multiple other issues, giving her a fame in social media.
10. Cristiano Ronaldo:
The highest paid Footballer of all time and also ruling this football world with his ultimate athletic performance. The 3 times a FIFA best player in the world is getting the highest earning of about 80 million dollars per year. He is also increasing his wealth from endorsing multiple brands and his Football shirts were sold in all over the world having a sign of CR7.
11. Mark Zuckerburg:
The Internet Entrepreneur and the great Computer programmer, has an estimated net worth of about 40 billion dollars as per July 2015 calculations. He is the founder of Facebook and now owns Whatsapp also.
12. Rush Limbaugh:
The talk shows are familiar just because of this personality remains on the top American conservative programs, that is transmitted in more than 250 channels and entertaining more than 20 million audiences. The liberal, political and social problems are highlighted by this man and he is also in the list of richest celebrities having a whooping earning of 79 million dollars per year.
13. Ellen DeGeneres:
The best TV personality, Queen of Daytime and the best prolific producer, having a number of shows currently on air. She developed her own website with her name “Ellentube” which deals with small slips of her different shows. The payday, earning of this star is 75 million dollars.
14. Lionel Messi:
Last year, Barcelona awarded this player a 7-year contract by understanding the worth of this player for their club. The 4 times FIFA best player in the world is awarded by a variety of trophies in different formats of Football. He is getting 74 million dollars. The most goal scorer in La Liga and other competitions of Spanish Football.
15. Roger Federer:
After dropping his position to number 7 in 2013, this warrior again attains his name on the 2nd spot in his game of Tennis. He continues his form for more than 15 years and was on the top of his game. Right now he is getting 67 million dollars per year.
16. LeBron James:
LeBron is the only player in Basketball, who appears in 5 straight finals of NBA, currently announced as the best player of his game. He signed a 2-year contract with his club offering him more than 45 million dollars, so agents are expecting more for this player at the end of his contract in 2016. The net earnings of this player are 65 million dollars per year.
17. Novak Djokovic:
This rising superstar is getting a lot of popularity with his skill in his gaming format. He is the one who just starts his reign in 2011 and he appeared in 13 finals from last 18 grand slams, the best stats of all time. Currently. The number tennis player in the world. The net earnings of this player from just his game 79 million dollars per year.
18. Justin Timberland:
Justin is not the new member in this list. He has shared this list since last decade with a deviating position as per his earning. He is the superstar of the music world from last decade. He is playing his music in more than 59 countries and earning of this star is 63.5 million dollars.
19. Kevin Durant:
The four time winner of the NBA has just won his first MVP trophy in 2014. He is the 2nd best record holder in the NBA after James. He just gives a blockbuster, 10 year interlinked deal with Nike has a worth of 300 million dollars for overall deal. It is said to be the richest deal by any athlete ever.
20. Kim Kardashian:
This celebrity got some unique kind of monetized fame than any other celebrity. This celebrity just doubles her earning last year and achieved 53 million dollars, as in 2013 it was 22 million dollars. This celebrity has got a high number of followers on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.
21. Tiger Wood:
Wood was dropped down in the most earning player’s list and now he has again maintained his form back and he made sever cuts in more than 11 events since 2014 and the first half of 2015. This player got a record of 142 straight cuts in his game. The earning of this player is still 50 million dollars.
22. Jackie Chan:
China’s biggest movie star is again on the screen after a long rest and now he is participating in “Dragon Blade” series. The empire of this star includes a chain of Chan-branded merchandise. At the time of his rule, he was one of the best paid actor. Currently the earning of this actor is 50 million dollars.
23. Tom Cruise:
Tom Cruise the star of Mission Impossible Series and multiple Block Buster movies is ruling this Hollywood industry with reference to his earining worth. The Block Buster Mission Impossible The Ghost Protocol crossed 700 million dollars in ticketing booths. Now looking forward for the next part of this series in the middle of 2015.
24. Vin Diesel:
Toretto is the name of this star from which he is known in the whole world. The series of movies that he delivers to his industry was and are still block buster of all times. The record mark, that was led by F&F7 is 1.5 billion dollars. This guy gives creativity to this series and the total earning of this guy is more than 50 million dollars.
25. Zlatan Ibrahimovich:
The football player, who is known to the best striker of this era. Just understanding his incredible skills, he was the one who is the most rotated player in different player and getting different and remarkable earnings.