- The list contains 6 Footballers who dominate the list of celebrities Instagram earners.
- Cristiano Ronaldo– 5 times Ballon D’or winner, Captain of Portugal national football team and ex-Real Madrid Player Ronaldo is the highest-earning celeb on Instagram with an income of $47.8M. Cristiano Ronaldo Instagram profile boasts of 176 million followers and he charges $975,000 per post.
- Lionel Messi– Rival of Cristiano Ronaldo and Barcelona superstar, Lionel Messi is close to him on this list also. One of the best players to play football, Messi earns $23.3M from Instagram and charges $648K per post.
- Kendall Jenner– Belonging to the Kardashian-Jenner clan and best known for her role in Keeping Up with Kardashians, Kendall Jenner is an American model and media personality. She earns $15.9M from Instagram, has 116.8m followers and charges 611K per post.
- David Beckham– Another footballer on the list, Manchester United and England David Beckham makes $10.7M from the social media platform and charges $357K per post. Known for his good looks apart from his footballing skills, Beckham has huge social media fan following across the globe.
- Selena Gomez– An American songwriter, actress, singer and producer, Selena Gomez Instagram profile boasts of 153 million followers and her charge for the per post in $886,000. Her total earning is $8M.
- Neymar Jr.– Brazilian Superstar and ex-Barcelona man Neymar Jr, who currently plays for PSG in France. His Instagram follower count is 123 million and he earns $7.2M from the picture-sharing app. He charges $722K per post.
- Zlatan Ibrahimovic– Swedish Football and Ex-PSG player who is known for his acrobatic goals Zlatan Ibrahimovic features in the 7th position. He earns $4.0M and charges $200K per post.
- Kylie Jenner– The youngest self-made billionaire features on the list largely dominated by football superstars. Kylie Jenner Instagram handle has 141 million followers & charges $1,266,000 for one post. Kylie is the founder and owner of cosmetic company Kylie Cosmetics. Her Instagram earning is $3.8M
- Ronaldinho– One of the most famous retired football Brazilian magician Ronaldinho completes the footballer lineup on this list with an income pf $2.6M and he charges $256K per post.
- Khloe Kardashian– Another member from the Kardashian-Jenner clan, Khloe is a well-known media personality, socialite, model, businesswoman, and entrepreneur. Since 2007, she has starred with her family in the reality television series Keeping Up with the Kardashians. Her income from Instagram is $1.20M and she charges $598K per post.
This list also features Indians such as Indian Cricketer Virat Kohli and Bollywood superstar Priyanka Chopra on 11th and 14th positions respectively. Kolhi earns $1.18M from the platform and charges $196K per post while Priyanka earns $1.08 and charges $271K per post.
This list mostly dominated by footballers which goes on to underline the huge popularity and fan following of the game.