Here I will discuss the Top 10 YouTubers in India and their earnings.YouTube is one of the most used video platforms which is watched by audiences of all ages. From children to teenagers to adults, YouTube has various video content for users of every age group.
No matter what your age or gender is, if you start scrolling through the videos which attract you the most, then you will catch yourself binge-watching videos here too!
YouTube mainly consists of many content creators or YouTubers, and various channels that upload a wide range of contents. The purpose of these videos is either for entertainment or educating yourself.
Different YouTubers create contents based on their skills, talents or knowledge. If the audience likes their content, then the popularity of the YouTubers keep increasing.
YouTube might be a platform for time pass & entertainment or even for learning some skills or gaining knowledge for the audience. However, for the YouTubers, it is their regular job and source of income.
There are uncountable YouTubers among whom the top 10 YouTubers in India who are the most subscribed & most popular in their field of contents.
- Ajey Nagar
- Amit Bhadana
- Ashish Chanchlani
- Gaurav Chaudhary
- Bhuvan Bam
- Sandeep Maheshwari
- Nazim, Wasim& Zayn
- Rajesh Kumar
- Ajey Nagar
Ajey Nagar is the first in the list of top Indian YouTubers. He is more popularly known as ‘Carry Minati’ or just as ‘Carry’ by his followers. The 21-year-old YouTuber had begun his YouTube channel in 2014.
The name of his channel is “CarryMinati” in which he posts his videos of him roasting or making fun of specific contents. Other than this, Ajey also creates videos of rapping.
He gained a lot of popularity by posting his track titled “PewDiePie” in 2019 against a Swedish YouTuber Felix Kjellberg.
In 2020, Carry reached a subscriber count of 26.8 million in his channel, “CarryMinati” especially after he had uploaded the controversial video titled “YouTube vs TikTok – The End”.
In the video, he mocked the Tiktoker Amir Siddiqui as a reply to Amir’s video addressing him. This video was removed from YouTube for violating YouTube’s terms of service.
This led to a swooping increase in his subscriber count, making Ajay the first among the top 10 YouTubers in India in 2020.
Apart from roast videos, Ajey had started a new channel named “CarryisLive” where he used to do a live stream of video games.
This channel has 8.3 million subscribers. It is estimated that Ajey Nagar earns approximately $145k per month through YouTube ad revenue, brand deals & Video sponsors.
2. Amit Bhadana
The second YouTuber on the list of Top 10 YouTubers in India is Amit Bhadana. Amit Bhadana is a comedian as well as a YouTuber from India. Therefore, Amit’s YouTube videos belong to the comedy genre.
His channel’s name is self-titled and was created in the year 2012. Amit Bhadana started gaining popularity among the Indian audience in 2014 after he had uploaded a video as a reply to Adele’s song titled “Hero”.
The next video which he uploaded was a funny dubbing of the rapper Eminem. This video too gained a lot of recognition from the audience in a short period.
Amit Bhadana has 21.8 million followers in 2020 and he was the first individual Indian YouTuber to reach 20 million subscribers.
He had beaten CarryMinati by only 3 seconds. He is a comedian by profession and earns around Rs. 30 lakh per month. The popular YouTuber is currently working on several upcoming web series as well.
3. Ashish Chanchlani
The next YouTuber in the list of top 10 YouTubers in India is Ashish Chanchlani who also has always aspired to become an actor.
Ashish has his own YouTube channel named “Ashish Chanchlani Vines” where he uploads entertaining vines. He is one of the most successful YouTube personalities of all time.
Before creating his YouTube page, Ashish used to upload videos in various social media platforms.
His channel “Ashish Chanchlani Vines” was built in the year 2014 & started gaining popularity very soon. He also made his television debut in an episode of Pyaar tune kyaKiya in the year 2016.
Ashish is the third Indian YouTuber to reach 20 million subscribers in 2020 after Amit Bhadana& Carry Minati. His channel, Ashish Chanchlani Vines has 22.3 million subscribers as of November 2020.
It is estimated that Ashish Chanchlani approximately makes Rs. 20 lakhs per month through his YouTube channel. Also, he additionally earns Rs. 10 lakhs per month through sponsorships.
4. Gaurav Chaudhary
Gaurav Chaudhary is a UAE based Indian YouTuber who is a well-known & popular YouTube personality. The YouTuber Gaurav Chaudhary creates videos which are based on technology and are an individual YouTuber running his channel named “Technical Guruji”.
Gaurav speaks in Hindi in his videos. He not only gives reviews about new technologies but also explains their concept and functions.
Furthermore, Gaurav Chaudhary is not only among the top Indian YouTubers but also is the second most subscribed tech- YouTuber in the world with a subscriber count of 20.1 million in his channel Technical Guruji.
Apart from YouTube, Gaurav also has his vlog channel, which is the largest vlog channel in India. Gaurav earns an average of 2 million from YouTube every month.
Apart from being a YouTuber, Gaurav is also a businessman in Dubai & a vlogger too, with a massive amount of viewers in his videos & hence earns 1 crore easily every month. In fact, Gaurav also makes about 15-20 lakhs monthly for uploading brand promotion videos.
5. Bhuvan Bam
Bhuvan Bam is a comedian who started his YouTube career after he uploaded a video of him mimicking a news reporter questioning a woman insensitively about her son’s death due to the Kashmir floods. This video got viral & inspired him to create his own YouTube Channel & upload his self-created vines.
Bhuvan Bam, who is also a singer & songwriter, began his YouTube channel BB Ki Vines in 2015 where he posts videos shot through the front camera of his phone.
His videos narrate the life of an urban middle-class teenager in a comical style where Bhuvan himself portrayed the roles of the family members. In 2020, BB ki Vines has 19.7 million subscribers making him one of the top 10 YouTubers in India.
Apart from Vines, Bhuvan has released a few song videos too. Furthermore, he has taken part in a short film named “Plus Minus” for which he received a Filmfare award.
He also created a digital talk show in 2018 on YouTube called “Titu Talks”. Bhuvan Bam earns more than 14 lakhs per month through his YouTube channel BB Ki Vines.
6. Sandeep Maheshwari
Sandeep Maheshwari is a very famous personality among all aspiring students, teachers, businesspersons & so on. Along with being an entrepreneur and photographer, Sandeep Maheshwari is also a motivational speaker.
Sandeep uploads videos in his YouTube channel which is self-titled as Sandeep Maheshwari which does not fail to motivate the viewers.
He is a youth sensation who shares his life struggles through his videos on YouTube which never fails to encourage the youth.
Sandeep also inspires people to stand firm & become very perseverant & patient while walking in the path to success.
Sandeep Maheshwari who himself was a struggling middle-class boy had big dreams. Despite several obstacles, he earned success and fame through his hard work & dedication.
So, he uploads motivational videos on his YouTube channel where he shares some tips for becoming successful in life based upon his struggles.
He has a YouTube subscriber count of 17.7 million making him one of the top YouTubers in India. Sandeep Maheshwari, who himself had failed many times in life has become a successful & well-known personality today who can easily earn 20-30 lakhs per month, but he is a non-monetized YouTuber.
However, he makes about 15-20 lakhs per month.
7.Nazim, Wasim& Zayn
The three friends –Nazim, Wasim& Zayn—had created a YouTube channel named “Round 2 Hell” in the year 2015.
Initially, the trio had started making football videos which did not soar them any fame, so, they decided upon making comedy videos which quickly got them much fame.
Zayn is a college drop-out &Nazim&Wasim are 12th pass students. The trio then chose to earn through YouTube thus creating their YouTube page Round 2 Hell, which now has become a full-time career for the three.
Their video contents range from science fiction to comedy & the three always strive to post relative new contents for their viewers.
Round 2 Hell yields 17.1 million YouTube subscribers. The three friends can make $6.9 million annually through their YouTube channel Round 2 Hell.
8. Rajesh Kumar
Rajesh Kumar is a fast-growing Indian YouTuber who posts very informative videos on his YouTube channel.
His YouTube channel is named asFactTechz, which he created along with a Facebook page in the year 2016.
Rajesh Kumar is only 20 years in age and has managed to gain a lot of popularity for being a YouTuber. Rajesh never fails to impress the viewers with the unique contents of his videos.
He makes sure to do in-depth research about every topic he makes a video on.
His videos consist of interesting facts based on science & technology, which leaves the viewers amazed. Rajesh Kumar also adds in imagination about science in his videos & leaves the viewers inclined on viewing all the videos in his channel.
Rajesh’s YouTube channel –FactTechz—has gained 15.1 million subscribers in 3 years & 4 months, making him reach the list of top Indian YouTubers.
Rajesh Kumar has an annual net worth of $5 million through his YouTube channel FactTechz.
DrVivekBindra is a renowned international motivational speaker & a leadership trainer. He is the founder as well as the CEO of his company “BadaBusiness.com”.
He has his own YouTube channel, which started in 2013. In this, he uploads videos which contain inspirational speeches on leadership development skills as well as give tips to guide the aspiring businessmen to become successful & reach their goals.
His videos are claimed to be helpful to many aspiring business people around the globe in achieving their business goals.
Dr. Vivek Bindra is the most subscribed Entrepreneurship YouTube Channel which yields a count of 14.4 million subscribers. It has helped him to become the top 10 YouTubers in India.
Dr. Vivek Bindra is not only among the greatest influencers in the world but also has the most subscribers entrepreneur channel on YouTube. DrBindra is also known as a YouTuber who has created a Free Learning University on YouTube. He keeps motivating the youth in his videos and dictates several case studies videos too to guide the youth to do something for their country. Dr. Vivek Bindra can earn Rs. 80 lakh per month
10. Emiway Bantai
Emiway Bantai is an Indian singer, rapper, songwriter, editor, music composer as well as a dancer.
His real name is Bilal Shaikh and his actual occupation is that of a rapper. Emiway had started writing raps & uploading his rap videos for fun, but when he started gaining recognition through them, he started taking rap seriously.
Bilal had created his own YouTube channel named EmiwayBantai in 2013 where he initially used to rap in English & later on went on rapping in Hindi.
He struggled a lot in his initial days, but today has become a well-known rapper & YouTuber.
His YouTube channel has 13.1 million subscribers. His YouTube videos are rap videos which have helped him gain a lot of recognition.
Bantai had collaborated with the professional rapper Raftaar in 2017 in the rap song named “#Sadak”, after which in 2018 the two had entered a battle of rap through their rap songs.
Bantai had featured in the song “Asli Hip Hop” in the Bollywood movie “Gully Boy”(2019). Bilal Shaikh’s net worth through his YouTube channel EmiwayBantai is $4.7 million in 2020.
There are many other successful as well as popular YouTubers apart from the top 10 YouTubers in India mentioned above.
YouTubers like NishaMadhulika, PrajaktaKohli, Harsh Beniwal, Sejal Kumar, and many more YouTubers who also are very popular & well known in their niches.