The richest 21-and-under female celebrities
Abigail Breslin – Net Worth: $12 million
Only 19-years of age, Bella Thorne has already generated more income than we will earn in a lifetime. She is currently worth a staggering $2 million! She initially made her film debut at the age of 9, but it was her role on the Disney show, Shake It Up, that truly catapulted her into superstardom. Her role in the aforementioned show opened many doors for her and she was then cast to star in the movies, Alvin and the Chipmunks: Road Chip and Boo: A Madea Halloween. She recently grabbed headlines for being seen with Scott Disick.
Abigail Breslin – Net Worth: $12 million
The 21-year-old actress, Abigail Breslin, boasts a net worth of $12 million. She initially came to prominence portraying the character of Mel Gibson´s daughter in the sci-fi movie, Signs. The actress was also able to display her phenomenal acting prowess in the cult classic, Little Miss Sunshine. Despite only being one-and-twenty, Abigail has managed to land roles in over 20 movies! She definitely doesn´t lack in the talent department.
Kylie Jenner – Net Worth: $3 million
Kylie Jenner is a popular TV personality who is renowned for living large. The 19-year-old initially shot to fame appearing in her family´s reality TV show, Keeping up with the Kardashians. She boasts a net worth of $3 million and has largely profited from her makeup line. If she continues on this current success trajectory, we expect her to reach greater heights than her half-sister, Kim Kardashian.
Elle Fanning – Net Worth: $5 million
Elle Fanning was only 3-years-old when she made her acting debut. Now at 19-years-old, Elle Fanning is worth as estimated $5 million! The actress is largely prominent for her roles in the movies, Reservation Road and Phoebe in Wonderland. She was most recently seen in the critically acclaimed movie, Sidney Hall. We like the fact that Elle Fanning knows how to choose her film projects wisely.
Sophie Turner – Net Worth: $5 million
Sophie Turner´s claim to fame all started with her role in Game of Thrones. Now, she is worth a whopping $5 million and is the 5th highest paid actress on the show. Her portrayal of the character, Sansa Stark, has opened many doors for her. Her fame on the show has played an instrumental role in helping her land meaty roles in movies such as Barely Lethal and X-Men Apocalypse. Do you know that Sophie Turner, unlike her character in Game of Thrones, is actually blonde?
Ariel Winter – Net Worth: $7 million
The young 19-year-old actress has made a name for herself in Hollywood. The young superstar began her career as a voice actress for various cartoons, as well as acting in TV programs for children. In 2009, she really made it big when she was cast as the second child in the mockumentary sitcom, Modern Family. Now, she earns roughly $110,000 per episode from her role as the nerdy daughter of Phil and Claire Dunphy. Her story to success is more inspiring when you learn that she grew up with an abusive mother in LA.
Chloe Grace Moretz – Net Worth: $12 million
Movie star, Chloe Moretz, has appeared in movies when she was as young as 8-years-old. Even now, after 13 years in show business, the 21-year-old Moretz is not showing signs of slowing down. The actress/model really made an impact in Hollywood with her appearance in the 2010 movie, Kick-Ass. She also appeared in the sequel reprising her role as Hit-Girl in 2013. Recently, she’s been criticized for her involvement in the movie Red Shoes & the 7 Dwarves for its body-shaming nature. Moretz has publicly vocalized her disappointment in the film’s marketing team for portraying it that way.
Maisie Williams – Net Worth: $1 million
If you’re not familiar with Maisie Williams, then you must be living under a rock. It’s no surprise that the English actress who plays Arya Stark in the popular HBO drama series, Game of Thrones, would make it on this list. Somehow, through the miracles of God and George R. R. Martin’s writing, she has reprised her role as the third child of Lord Eddard Stark for more than 6 years now.
Amandla Stenberg – Net Worth: $1 million
This young 19-year-old actress and singer cemented herself a place in Hollywood after securing the role of Rue in the movie, The Hunger Games, back in 2012. Stenberg has been working in front of the camera since she was only 4 years old, doing modeling gigs for Disney catalogs. Right now, she’s busy studying at NYU and filming for her latest movie, The Hate U Give. We hope that her academic career will be just as successful and rewarding as her career on the big screen.
Maude and Iris Apatow – Net Worth: $1 million
Talent and dedication to your craft can make you successful in show business, but nothing accelerates the process quicker than having successful parents who have established positions in Hollywood. Maude and Iris Apatow, daughters of comedian Judd Apatow and actress Leslie Mann, have starred in a series of movies and TV programs. There’s no denying the acting talent-gene is flowing through Maude’s and Iris’ veins. Perhaps one of their most memorable roles together was in 2007’s Knocked Up where they asked a line of hilarious, albeit awkward, questions to their parents and aunt.
Willow Smith – Net Worth: $4 million
Again, we see a young woman who owes much to her parents for paving the way into the dog-eat-dog world of show business. Willow Smith, daughter of the Fresh Prince and Jada Pinket Smith, played her first role in the post-apocalyptic sci-fi movie, I am Legend. Since then, she’s spread her wings at tried her hand at singing where she found moderate success in 2010. Although her career has pretty much plateaued, with the success of her superstar parents, as well as the attention that her brother, Jaden, continues to get, there’s no doubt that the young Willow has a long and bright career ahead of her.
Grace VanderWaal – Net Worth: $2 million
Who knew that playing the ukulele could eventually make you famous? Sure, Israel Iz KamakawiwoʻOle did it back in the late 1970s, but in this day and age? At the young age of three when most of us had to be told to keep crayons out of our mouths, young VanderWaal was already making up her own songs and music. In mid-2016, VanderWaal sang “I Don’t Know My Name” when she auditioned for America’s Got Talent. She made it to the finales where she performed the same song again. As the show was coming to a close, the young 12-year-old ukulele-playing preteen was crowned the winner of the show’s 11th season. She’s found her place in the sun as a musician and an inspiration to young girls all over the world.
Noah Cyrus – Net Worth: $3 million
If you’re wondering how to get into the show business at the young age of 2-years-old, you’d have to ask Noah Cyrus, little sister of the controversial yet entertaining Miley Cyrus, for pointers. She began her acting career when she was hardly out of diapers, and then began working for Disney in 2009. Although her career hasn’t skyrocketed like her older sister’s, she’s made more than a moderate living by acting and singing. Cyrus has been known to publicly condemn any activity that includes the mistreatment of animals, such as using horse-drawn carriages and confining animals in zoos.
Daya – Net Worth: $4 million
Daya, real name Grace Tandon, earned a Grammy in 2017 for the Chainsmoker’s song, Don’t Let Me Down. Since then, her singing career has been pretty much hit-and-miss, but she has undoubtedly been working her butt off trying to become a household name. In 2016, she tried her hand at acting and made an appearance in the Nickelodeon TV show, School of Rock. Her career has mostly coasted on her past success of the Chainsmoker’s song, but there’s no doubt that one day she’ll make it big. With Interscope Records backing her up now, there’s literally nothing she can’t do.
Becky Gomez – Net Worth: $3 million
Becky Gomez, simply known as Becky G, started her singing career through the video-sharing website, YouTube. In the beginning, she recorded herself singing covers of popular songs at the time. As time went on, she began writing and singing her own songs, and when she was 13-years-old, she learned how to play guitar. She made it big when she released her first song titled Problem, featuring Blacked Eyed Peas’ frontman, will.i.am. From then on, she’s been nominated and won several awards for her catchy music.
Kiernan Shipka – Net Worth: $3 million
The 18-year-old Kiernan Shipa who is best known for playing the role of Sally Draper in the drama, Mad Men, as well as voicing Jinora in Avatar: The Last Airbender’s spinoff series, The Legend of Korra, is worth a reported $3 million! At an early age, she took ballroom dancing lessons and began her acting career at the young age of 6 years old. In recent years, the cartoon business has been keeping her busy, constantly giving her voice acting jobs. Later this year, we can expect to see the young Shipka make her lead role debut in the new TV series, Chilling Adventures of Sabrina.
Hailee Steinfeld – Net Worth: $8 million
The actress played the role of Mattie Ross in the 2010 blockbuster movie, True Grit, is one of the wealthiest young women in the United States, having an estimated net worth of at least $8 million. Since her breakthrough in 2010, she’s been busy with keeping a tight movie acting schedule, as well as starting up her singing career. In 2017, the 20-year-old won an MTV Europe Award for Best Push Act. This year will see the release of Bumblebee: The Movie – a spinoff of the famous Transformers movie franchise. Steinfeld will play the lead role of Charlie Watson who discovers Bumblebee.
Willow Shields – Net Worth: $9 million
This 19-year-old began her career in 2008 as a narrator for the short film, Las Vegas New Mexico 1875. Her career in the show business grew as she was cast to play Grace, a homeless child, in the movie Beyond the Blackboard. Her real breakthrough in the industry came in 2012 when she auditioned and was chosen to play and reprise her role as Primrose Everdeen in the Hunger Games and subsequent films in the series. In 2015, she joined several other celebrities and public figures in the 20th season of Dancing with the Stars.
Aubrey Anderson-Emmons – Net Worth: $4 million
If you watch Modern Family, then you’ll know that Ariel Winter isn’t the only young woman to find success from the ABC sitcom’s 8-year-long (and running) broadcast. Audrey Anderson-Emmons plays the role of Lily Tucker-Pritchett, and has been doing so since the producers cast her in the show’s third season. Apart from her busy shooting schedule, she also does food reviews with her mother, Amy Anderson, for her Youtube channel, FoodMania Review.
Peyton R. List – Net Worth: $3 million
Originally a Disney Channel star, Peyton R. List is recorded to be worth $3 million from her various modeling and acting gigs. It’s been a while since she was cast for the role of Emma Ross in the original Disney TV series Jessie and its spinoff, Bunk’d. Her latest performance for Disney was in an original movie titled The Swap where she played Ellie O’Brien. She landed a teen comedy movie, The Outcasts, which took two years of after-shooting production before being released in 2017.