(Last Updated On: August 17, 2017)
Steve Aoki Net Worth – $75 Million
Steve Aoki is an American electro house musician, record producer, DJ and music executive. He has an estimated net worth of $75 million. In 2012, he was ranked as the highest grossing dance artist in North America mainly earned from tours. He has done collaborations with the likes of LMFAO, Linkin Park, Iggy Azalea, Lil Jon etc. He has released a number of Billboard charting studio albums plus has founded the Steve Aoki Charitable Fund to raise money for global humanitarian relief organizations.
How Much Money Does Steve Aoki Earn From Music?
Steve generates most of his income through touring and performing in different cities. In 2017 alone, he played over 200 shows around the world touring various cities like Shanghai, Sydney, Sao Paolo, Las Vegas etc. He ended up making $29.5 million in earnings, with 70% coming from touring. He also has a residency gig at JEWEL Nightclub in Las Vegas. He is paid an average of around $100,000 per show.
He made $14 million in 2013, $23 million in 2014, $24 million in 2015 and $23.5 million in 2016.
Another source of income is through releasing music. His latest album has collaborations from the likes of Migos, Lil Yatchy, Bok Nero etc. He produces his music under the Kolony brand. He currently has over 10.6 monthly listeners on Spotify. However, actual music sales and publishing royalties generate around 6% of his earnings.
Endorsement deals are Steve’s second largest source of revenue. He made around $4 million from deals with companies like Japan’s largest airline ANA, brand ambassador for French wine brand Luc Belaire etc.