Has anyone ever thought about it? the top subscribed guy on youtube NigaHiga has over 3 million subscribers making video parodies and basically vlogging. he adds comedic entertainment in it and from what i understand, he earns 6 figures a year with youtube ads. michelle phan the makup girl is up there in . all she does is make videos on how to put on makeup. it helps that she is pretty but from what it says in her interview, she supports her whoel family doing yt videos. thats friggin inspiring.