One of the famous American comedians, Ryan Higa has made the whole world happy with his witty jokes. But do you know how much money he makes by entertaining the world? Well, don’t worry even if you don’t. Today in this article, we will be talking in detail about Ryan Higa’s net worth.
Ryan started making videos back in the year 2006. Since then, he has made more than 300 videos and has over 20 million subscribers. Read the full article if you want to know in detail about Ryan Higa’s net worth as well as his other earnings from his career.
Ryan Higa’s career and net worth
We all know Ryan Higa with the name ‘Niga Higa’. He was interested in comedy from a very young age. When he was a kid, because of his Asian background, he was bullied several times about which he once revealed in one of his videos. He was born in Hawaii and is of Japanese descent. He uploaded his first video when he was just 16 years of age. It was a lip sync video was with one of his friends, Sean Fujiyoshi.
Ryan’s estimated net worth as of 2018 is $2 million. Five years after he started making videos on youtube, in 2011, he started a second youtube channel, HigaTV, where he usually posts vlogs and behind the scene videos. These two channels have helped a lot Ryan in shaping his career. Besides earning from making videos on youtube, he also earns a good share from appearing in different movies as well as series.
Ryan Higa’s earnings from youtube and awards
Ryan created his first youtube channel on 21st July 2006. That’s right, it's been more than a decade that he has been working on youtube. His estimated earnings from YouTube in the year 2008 was $154,000, alone from the likes and views in his video. However, in 2009, it decreased to $85,500. In 2010, with the increase in his popularity, his earnings also increased to $336,000.
Caption: Ryan Higa's video
In 2011, the views and likes made him about $1,500,000. And in 2012, $1,860,000. Similarly, in 2014, his earnings were $1,310,000. Currently, he has a total subscriber of $20,715,837. And he has uploaded 334 videos to date. Talking about his monthly and yearly earnings, he earns $5.5K - $88.9K every month and $66.5K - $1.1M every year.
Ryan hasn’t really made public about the price of the house he lives in currently. however, in his videos, we can see that the house is pretty luxurious. He owns a Scion Frs car. Talking about the awards, he has been nominated to 2013, 2015 as well as 2016 Streamy Awards and 2014 Young Hollywood Award.