A crop of Vine stars have taken commerce by storm in the past year and Aaron Carpenter is certainly among them. This social media star rubs elbows with the likes of Cameron Dallas and Shawn Mendes, so no wonder then that his net worth is just as competitive. Just how much does Aaron Carpenter make? We’ll give you the rundown.
First, among his many sources of income is Aaron Carpenter’s social media following. Although Carpenter first landed on Twitter just 3 years ago in 2013, since then he’s built a nearly 3 million large following. On Instagram, he’s got 4 million followers and of course there’s his loyal base on Vine, which totals nearly 2 million. And like many of his peers, Aaron Carpenter monetizes his following through use of advertising and sponsored posts.
Another source of income for Aaron Carpenter is merchandising. He sells branded clothing and accessories on his website, which includes tee-shirts, hats and phone cases.
Aaron Carpenter can also claim credit as another MagCon boy and tours with the group so that fans across the country can meet their favorite social media star. Tickets for the events sell for as much as $100. Some would say that Aaron Carpenter served as the inspiration for the creation of MagCon. According to Gawker:
Magcon’s beginning, though, came through Aaron Carpenter, a teen who’d become a Twitter celebrity through his humorous photo captions. Last October, Carpenter posted that he’d be at the Galleria shopping mall in Dallas, TX. He had some 200,000 followers at the time. More than 200 girls showed up.
Then of course, there’s Aaron Carpenter’s recent transition to popular media. With TV appearances on shows like Good Morning America and Chelsea, Aaron Carpenter has begun to mobilize his social media stardom into mainstream popularity. In addition, Aaron Carpenter can be seen on Cameron Dallas’s new Netflix series, “Chasing Cameron.”
So just how much is Aaron Carpenter? If you add up all of his brand sponsorship, merchandising and tour gigs, we estimate his net worth at around $1 million. Looks like this social media star is well on his way!
Photo credit: Aaron Carpenter