August 21, 2017

How much does Cristiano Ronaldo earn for each social media post?

Cristiano Ronaldo earns £310,000 for each photo he posts on Instagram.

Cristiano Ronaldo is the only footballer on the top-10 list of stars’ earnings on social media.

A study by Instagram schedulers Hopper puts the Real Madrid and Portugal superstar third on their top-10 earners list, just behind Selena Gomez and Kim Kardashian.

CR7 boasts 106 million followers on the social network, and the report suggests that every time he uploads a photo to the social network Instagram, his riches increase by an eye-watering £310,000.

Ronaldo is the only footballer on the top ten list, and one of two sportsmen, as basketball star LeBron James sits in 10th, his posts earning £93,000.

Once again, the power of social media has been highlighted, as Ronaldo adds multiple photos each day, it accounts for a huge chunk of the megastar’s revenue.