Kylie Jenner is the fifth wealthiest celebrity in America

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Words by Tara Smith


Following news that Kendall Jenner is the highest paid model of 2018, Kylie has landed a spot on yet another Forbes list.

The younger Jenner has taken out number five on Forbes’ Wealthiest Celebrities in America, tying with Jay-Z for a net worth of $900 million.

Her success has mostly been attributed to Kylie Cosmetics, which has sold over $630 million in makeup since its launch two years ago. Kylie’s earnings also put her on track to become the youngest self-made billionaire ever.

George Lucas topped the overall list at $5.4 billion, followed by Steven Spielberg ($3.7 billion), Oprah Winfrey ($2.8 billion) and Michael Jordan ($1.7 billion).

Check out the full list below.


Forbes Top 10 Wealthiest Celebrities in America

1. George Lucas – $5.4 billion
2. Steven Spielberg – $3.7 billion
3. Oprah Winfrey – $2.8 billion
4. Michael Jordan – $1.7 billion
5. Kylie Jenner – $900 million
5. Jay-Z – $900 million
7. David Copperfield – $875 million
8. Diddy – $825 million
9. Tiger Woods – $800 million
9. James Patterson – $800 million

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