Taylor Swift

Ian Gavan/TAS/Getty Images for TAS

Taylor Swift's really bringing in the big bucks these days.

In fact, the 24-year-old country-pop star topped Billboard's 2014 Money Makers Rich List, making her the highest-paid musician over stars like Justin Timberlake, Beyoncé, Maroon 5 and Pink.

So just how much has Ms. Swift reportedly earned in this past year? Around $39.7 million, according to Billboard's calculations. Album sales and digital downloads of her music aren't the only things helping to fatten up Taylor's wallet. According to Billboard Boxscore, her Red tour brought in an estimated $30 million, thanks to tickets, merchandise and sponsorships from brands including Keds, Elizabeth Arden and Diet Coke.

Justin Timberlake

MPNC/AKM-GSI

Kenny Chesney also got pretty paycheck, earning himself a No. 2 spot on the Money Makers list with an estimated income of 32.9 million. Coming in third was none other than Justin Timberlake, whose 20/20 Experience albums and two tours earned him a reported $31.4 million.

Other musicians making bank include Bon Jovi ($29.4 million), The Rolling Stones ($26.2 million), Beyoncé (24.4 million) and Maroon 5 ($22.3 million).

The complete list of 2014 Money Makers—and how much they're worth—is available at Billboard.com.

  • Share
  • Tweet
  • Share

We and our partners use cookies on this site to improve our service, perform analytics, personalize advertising, measure advertising performance, and remember website preferences. By using the site, you consent to these cookies. For more information on cookies including how to manage your consent visit our Cookie Policy.