15 of the Highest Paid Young Actors in Hollywood

Under 21 and Making Millions! 15 Of The Highest Paid Young Actors in Hollywood

These days it’s good to be a young actor in Hollywood. The young stars on this list are making more money than many adult actors in the business. See which stars under 21 are worth millions!

Miley Cyrus

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Miley went from earning just $15,000 an episode on Disney’s Hannah Montana to having a net worth reported at $120 million thanks to her gig as a pop star, her films, and all her Hannah Montana merchandise . It’s good to be a Disney prodigy.


Taylor Lautner

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Taylor has parlayed his image as the hunky werewolf into a $40 million dollar success.

Dylan and Cole Sprouse

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Cole and Dylan have amassed a $16 million fortune for all their Disney and film work along with their merchandise.

Dakota Fanning

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Dakota made had her breakthrough role in I am Sam and was reportedly making $4 million a year by the time she hit 12. With a mixture of both major studio and independent films under her belt Dakota has a net worth that Celebrity Net Worth.com puts at $16 million.

Angus T. Jones

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Angus, who plays Jake Harper on Two and a Half Men, is the highest paid child actor on television, making a whopping $350,000 per episode. Thanks to the show Angus has a $15 million net worth.

Abigail Breslin

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The 16-year old made the world fall in love with her as Mel Gibson’s germaphobic daughter in Signs when she was 5 years old. Now Abigail is an Oscar nominated actress and worth an estimated $12 million.

Jaden Smith

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Jaden Smith is on the road to being the next…well, Will Smith. The young Smith is a rapper and actor like his dad and well on his way to making bank just like papa, too. Jaden earned $1 million for his role in the updated Karate Kid and scored an additional $2 million when the movie was such a success. He stands at a net worth of $8 million according to Celebrity Net Worth.com

Victoria Justice

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Celebrity Net Worth reports that Victoria Justice has a net worth of $8 million dollars, though she was only making a reported $12,000 per episode on her show Victorious.

Keke Palmer

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Being the VP of a Fashion company has been good to Keke Palmer. The actress and singer earned $20,000 an episode for the 3 seasons that True Jackson VP aired on Nickelodeon. With her work on TV, film, and her line of True Jackson clothing Keke has an estimated net worth of $7.5 million.


 Miranda Cosgrove

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The former iCarly star and recording artist has a net worth of $7 million, earning $180,000 per episode of iCarly.

Selena Gomez

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The 19-year old used to make a reported $25,000 per episode on Wizards of Waverly Place. Between that, her clothing line, recording career, and films Gomez is worth $4 million.

Rico Rodriguez

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The Modern Family actor is right on the level with the much more famous Selena Gomez with an estimated net worth of $4 million. The-14 year old takes $20,000 per episode of Modern Family.

Chloe Moretz

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At 15 years old the butt-kicking Hit Girl (Kick A$$) is worth $4 million, and no doubt that number will grow rapidly as she continues to book quality movie roles.

Demi Lovato

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Demi is right behind her BFF Selena Gomez in the earnings department with a net worth of $3 million. It’s reported that Demi took in a cool $1 million to be a judge on the X Factor, although not quite as much as Britney Spears who is taking home $15 million. But what do you expect? Demi is super talented but she’s not the Princess of Pop.

 Saoirse Ronan

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The star of The Lovely Bones, Hanna, and Atonement, Saoirse has an estimated net worth of $2.5 million but that number will probably grow as the 18-year old Irish actress is set to star in the much anticipated film adaptation of Stephanie Meyer’s book The Host.

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