Today, we are going to discuss the DJs. We all know that when it comes to music, they are not the first choice or what. However, many DJs make theirs in the industry? Who is your favourite DJ? We are going to find out who is the world’s richest DJ in this article! However, we would like to inform you that these rankings are based on our research from various sources. Without waiting for any further due, let’s check the list and try to find your favorite DJ on the list
Top 30 Richest DJs in the World
Following is the list of the top 30 richest DJs in the world! The list is based on our research from various sources.
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30. Eddie Piolin Sotelo Net Worth
29. Diplo Net Worth
28. Sebastian Ingrosso Net Worth
27. Ferry Corsten Net Worth
26. Fatboy Slim Net Worth
25. Axwell Net Worth
24. Alesso Net Worth
23. Pete Tong Net Worth
22. Tom Joyner Net Worth
21. DJ Sasha Net Worth
20. Marshmello Net Worth
19. Judge Jules Net Worth
18. Zedd Net Worth
17. John Digweed Net Worth
16. Skrillex Net Worth
15. Kaskade Net Worth
14. Deadmau5 Net Worth
13. Armin Van Buuren Net Worth
12. Paul van Dyk Net Worth
11. Afrojack Net Worth
10. Paul Oakenfold Net Worth
9. Thomas Bangalter Net Worth
8. Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo Net Worth
7. Andrew Taggart Net Worth
6. Alex Pall Net Worth
5. David Guetta Net Worth
4. Steve Aoki Net Worth
3. DJ Tiesto Net Worth
2. Gianluca Vacchi Net Worth
1. Calvin Harris Net Worth
30. Eddie Piolin Soteloo
With a net worth of $25 million, Mexican DJ Eddie Piolin Sotelo ranks 30th on the list. At present, Eddie hosts the nationally syndicated radio show ‘El Show De Piolin’ on Entravision.
With a net worth of $26 million, an American DJ, songwriter, and record producer Diplo ranks 29th on the list.
The real name of Diplo is Thomas Wesley Pentz, and Diplo is his stage name. Diplo says, “It’s never too late to change your luck.”
28. Sebastian Ingrosso
With a net worth of $30 million, Swedish DJ, record producer, Sebastian Ingrosso, ranks 28th on the list.
Do you know that Ingrosso is also a member of the Swedish House Mafia with Axwell and Steve Angello? His favorite saying is “Turn off your head and turn on your heart.”
27. Ferry Corsten
With a net worth of $30 million, Dutch record producer, DJ, and remixer Ferry Corsten ranks 27th on the list.
Ferry is well known for being one of the trance genre icons between the 1990s-2000s. He believes that “Trance is the kind of music that puts smiles on people’s faces. It’s designed to make people feel great and forget about the trouble that they may face every day.”
26. Fatboy Slim
With a net worth of $30 million, British musician, DJ, and record producer Fatboy Slim ranks 26th on the list.
The real name of Fatboy Slim is Norman Quentin Cook. He is one of the record producers who work to popularise the ‘big beat genre’ during the 1990s.
He says that “A good DJ is always looking at the crowd, seeing what they’re like, seeing whether it’s working; communicating with them. Smiling at them. And a bad DJ is always looking down at what they’re doing all the time and just doing the thing that they practiced in their bedroom.”
With a net worth of $30 million, Swedish DJ, remixer, record producer, and owner of Axtone Records, Axwell ranks 25th on the list.
His real name is Axel Christofer Hedfors, but known by his stage name Axwell. He is also a member of the Swedish House Mafia with Sebastian Ingrosso and Steve Angello.
According to him, “Underground dance music- in the nicest way possible- it’s amateur.”
With a net worth of $30 million, Swedish DJ and record producer Alesso ranks 24th on the list.
The real name of Alesso is Alessandro Renato Rodolfo Lindblad, and Alesso is his stage name.
He believes that “Everyday people do everyday things but I can’t be one of them.”
23. Pete Tong
With a net worth of $33 million, English DJ Pete Tong ranks 23rd on the list.
The real name of Pete Tong is Peter Michael Tong. He works for BBC Radio 1. He is the host of ‘Essential Mix’ and ‘Essential Selection.’ Before BBC, he played at events and nightclubs around the world.
He says, “Stop blaming me when everything goes wrong.”
22. Tom Joyner
With a net worth of $40 million, an American radio host, founder of Reach Media Inc., the Tom Joyner Foundation, and BlackAmericaWeb.com Tom Joyner ranks 22nd on the list.
His shows have drawn many baller advertisers like McDonald’s, Chrysler Corporation, Walmart, and Southwest Airlines.
He says, “We take five, one-week vacations a year, and those dates are set in stone.”
21. DJ Sasha
With a net worth of $40 million, DJ, record producer, and Grammy nominee DJ Sasha ranks 21st on the list.
In 2000 Sasha voted as World No. 1 DJ. He is also a 4-time winner of the International Dance Music and DJ Awards.
Sasha believes in “You only have to love a thing greatly to get it.”
With a net worth of $40 million, an American electronic music producer and DJ, Christopher Comstock aka Marshmello ranks 20th on the list of richest DJs in the world.
We all know that he is popular for his huge marshmallow-looking head.
He believes in “Be like sun, keep on shining, and let the world burn.”
19. Judge Jules
With a net worth of $42 million, British dance music DJ, producer, and entertainment lawyer Judge Jules ranks 19th on the list.
He is best known for his DJ activities, music production, and famous radio show that gained global success. In 1995, he also voted for the No. 1 DJ in the world by DJ Magazine.
With a net worth of $45 million, German record producer, DJ, and musician Anton Zaslavski aka Zedd ranks 18th on the list.
Do you know he was born in Russia but grew up in Germany from where his DJ career started?
17. John Digweed
With a net worth of $48 million, English DJ, record producer, and actor John Digweed rank 17th on the list.
At present, he is 50 years old and has an immensely successful career. In 2001, DJ Magazine voted him World No. 1 DJ
With a net worth of $50 million, an American electronic dance music producer, DJ, singer-songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist Skrilles ranks 16th on the list. Skrillex’s real name is Sonny John Moore.
The real name of Skrillex is Sonny John Moore.
With a net worth of $50 million, an American DJ, record producer, and remixer Ryan Gary Raddon is known as Kaskade ranks 15th on the list.
He believes that “Listening to music is such an uplifting, spiritual thing, It’s far-fetched to some- I understand that. But the way dance music brings people together, it’s not a big stretch from hymns.”
With a net worth of $50 million, Canadian record producer and DJ Deadmau5 ranks 14th on the list.
His real name is Joel Thomas Zimmerman. He has won 6 Grammy Award nominations for his work. He has done work with many DJs and producers like Kaskade, MC Flipside, Rob Swire, and Wolfgang Gartner.
13. Armin Van Buuren
With a net worth of $55 million, Dutch DJ, record producer, and remixer Armin Van Buuren rank 13th on the list.
He has won several awards. In 2016-17, he ranked 4th on the DJ Mag Top 100 DJs list. In an interview,
12. Paul van Dyk
With a net worth of $60 million, German Grammy winner DJ, record producer, and musician Paul van Dyk ranks 12th on the list.
In 2005-06, he was named as the No. 1 DJ in the world both years. Mixmag named him the number one DJ in 2005, and he had sold over three million albums worldwide in 2008.
With a net worth of $60 million, Dutch DJ, record producer, and remixer Afrojack rank 11th on the list.
He released his debut album ‘Forget the World’ in 2014. He frequently appears in the top 10 of DJ Mag Top 100 DJs.
10. Paul Oakenfold
With a net worth of $65 million, English record producer and trance DJ Paul Oakenfold ranks 10th on the list.
He was also ranked the No. 1 DJ in the World twice in 1998 and 1999 by DJ Magazine.
9. Thomas Bangalter
With a net worth of $70 million, French musician, record producer, singer, songwriter, DJ, composer, and film director Thomas Bangalter ranks 9th on the list.
8. Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo
With a net worth of $70 million, French musician, record producer, singer, songwriter, DJ, and film director Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo ranks 8th on the list.
7. Andrew Taggart
With a net worth of $70 million, an American DJ Taggart ranks 7th on the list.
6. Alex Pall
With a net worth of $70 million, an American DJ-actor ranks 6th on the list.
Chainsmokers have been producing EDM music with him
5. David Guetta
With a net worth of $75 million, French DJ, songwriter, record producer, and remixer David ranks 5th on the list.
In 2002, he released his first album, “Just a Little More Love,” co-founded by Jean-Charles Carré and Joachim Garraud.
4. Steve Aoki
With a net worth of $95 million, an American electro house musician, record producer, DJ, and music executive Steve Aoki ranks 4th on the list.
3. DJ Tiesto
With a net worth of $170 million, Dutch DJ and record producer DJ Tiesto ranks 3rd on the list
2. Gianluca Vacchi
With a net worth of $200 million, Italian DJ and social media personality Gianluca Vacchi ranks 2nd on the list of the top 30 richest DJs in the world.
1. Calvin Harris
With a net worth of $300 million, Scottish DJ, singer, songwriter, and producer Calvin Harris is the richest DJ in the world.