Kim Kardashian West has joined the prestigious Forbes list of 2,775 billionaires only five years after featuring in the magazine for making her first $51 million.
The wealth of Kim Kardashian West
According to Forbes the 40-year-old reality television star, influencer, and business owner worth more than $500 million. Her wealth jumped from $780 million last fall to $1 billion this spring. She had more than $200 million jump just since October last year. Her company KKW Beauty that was launched in 2017 was making about $100 million in revenue.
Source of income of Kim Kardashian West
Her money comes from television, endorsement deals as well as her two lifestyle brands. She also promotes cosmetics in partnership with her sisters. KKW boasts of 69.7 million followers on Twitter and 213 million on Instagram. Her recent project, Skims, launched in 2019, proved to be a lucrative business in the work-from-home era. Skims offers underwear and loungewear in her signature minimalist style.
Keeping Up With the Kardashians
It is the hit reality show of the Kardashian family and it is coming to an end after a successful run of 20-seasons. Also, there is news of KKW filing a divorce petition from rapper Kanye West.
Kylie Jenner Kardashian
The youngest member of the Kardashian empire, Jenner became the world’s youngest self-made billionaire in 2019. She was just 21 at that time. But she fell out of the Forbes rankings in 2020. Forbes reported that she had been inflating the size of her cosmetic business.