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This 7-year-old leads YouTube’s highest-paid list with $22 million

The biggest earner on YouTube is a 7-year-old toy genius. The pint-size vlogger, who reviews the hottest playthings under the name Ryan ToysReview, tops this year’s Forbes ranking of the top 10 highest-earning YouTube stars. Banking $22 million in 2018 — and doubling last year’s $11 million haul — this kid proves that you’re never too young for a side hustle. Some other notables on the Forbes list of gamers and goofballs are known for being quite a bit less family-friendly. Widespread shaming apparently hasn’t slowed down the notorious Felix Kjellberg, aka PewDiePie, who earned $15.5 million in 2018, up from $12 million the year before. This is after he was called out for uploading a number of anti-Semitic posts to his po ...