Have you ever wondered who the richest teenagers in the world are? From Hollywood celebrity children to millionaire heirs, the wealthy youths on this list have a plush bank account to show for themselves, whether they’re hardworking or not. While Paris Hilton, Macaulay Culkin, and the Olsen Twins once graced the crown of richest teenagers on the planet, the new generation of young millionaires has arrived and is ready to take the lead.
Earning and managing money can be a hard task for a child to handle, but number one on our list of top 5 things to teach your teenagers about money is to encourage their money making ambitions. And we’re pretty sure all the contenders on this countdown were highly motivated in that regards, having achieved millionaire status before coming of age. These household names in Hollywood are all considered the richest teenagers in the world.
6. Miranda Cosgrove
Net worth: $7 million
This actress made her first film appearance in School of Rock when she was merely 10 years old and was actually listed in The Guinness Book of World Records as the highest paid child star in 2012, due to her lead role in the Nickelodeon TV series iCarly. At the time, Miranda was earning $180,000 per episode, which helped her reach her current net worth of $7 million and earned her a spot on the rich-teenager-list.