James Charles Net Worth
James Charles net worth: James Charles is an American internet personality, makeup artist, and model who has a net worth of $12 million. James Charles was born in Bethlehem, New York in May 1999. He was the first male CoverGirl spokesperson. He launched his own YouTube channel in 2015 focusing on makeup. At his peak he had more than 16 million subscribers. As of this writing his channel has generated more than 1.5 billion views. He is also popular on Instagram where he has more than 15 million followers. James Charles also has more than 3.5 million followers on Twitter. He won a Streamy Award at the 8th annual event for the best channel in the beauty category. James Charles became the first male spokesperson for CoverGirl at 17 years old in 2016 and worked with Katy Perry. He is the face of the brand So Lashy! By BlastPro Mascara. In 2017 he walked the runway at Los Angeles Fashion Week for MarcoMarco's Six ½ collection. In May 2019 he was the first Instagram influencer to be invited to The Met Gala.
Feud with Tati Westbrook: Just a few days after attending The Met Gala, James stepped into a major controversy with his one-time mentor and collaborator Tati Westrbook. The feud started when James posted an Instagram ad for a product that rivals one made by Westbrook. In reaction Tati posted a video in which she said she felt betrayed and had decided to cut ties with Charles. Tati also accused James of spreading lies about her, insulting other members of the beauty community and attempting to sleep with a man who was not gay. For whatever reason the internet's reaction was swift and painful. Within 24 hours of the controversy, James had lost two million followers on YouTube.
How Much Does James Charles Make On YouTube? James Charles has yet to crack our annual list of the 10 highest paid youtube stars but at his peak he could likely earn at least $5 millon per year from his channel views alone (before taxes). He has also made additional millions through paid Instagram posts (like the one that got him in trouble) and endorsement deals with companies like CoverGirl.
|Net Worth:||$12 Million|