There are people under the age of 18 that probably have more money than you're going to see for quite some time, but that's fine; it's usually how it works for a lot of us. This list is going to look at 10 of the richest teens (as in under the age of 18) within America, as well as a few other places.
Lorde, hailing from New Zealand, is only 17 but has a net worth of about $2 million, and that's a lot more than most people can say they've made in a lifetime. She's a singer/songwriter that released her very first EP in 2012, and her career has only grown ever since.
Bella is an actress that has a net worth of about $2 million as well. She's been in the business ever since she could walk and has been on tons of baby magazine covers in her youth, and continues to feature in popular magazines in her adolescence.
Jackie is only 14 years old, yet is making just as much or more than her older counterparts. She's worth about $2.5 million, mainly from her role on “America's Got Talent”. She can sing, as well as play the piano pretty well and has a bright future ahead of her.
Cody Simpson is a super popular singer from Australia and at only 17 years of age he's worth about $4.5 million. He's currently signed to Atlantic Records, he just completed a five song EP promotion tour and plans on releasing tons more music in the coming months, including a full album.
Willow Smith, the daughter of Will Smith, is not only young but she's also worth $5 million! She's been in a few different movies, usually alongside her father, and forward to doing lots more. Oh yeah, she's only 14!
Elle Fanning is the younger sister of famous actress Dakota Fanning and is worth about $5 million. She was in Daddy Day Care when she was younger,and continues to land roles in countless movies. At just 16 years old she's one of the most recognizable teens in America
Chloe Grace Moretz
Chloe is only 15 years of age, but that doesn't stop her from having a very high net worth. She's been an actress ever since she was little, having roles in movies like “Violet” or even “Kick Ass”. She's worth a whopping $8 million, which is what being dedication to your craft will get you.
Jaden Smith, at just 16 years old, is worth $8 million as well. Just like Chloe, Jaden has been in countless movies, such as “The Karate Kid” and “The Pursuit of Happiness” and can usually be found alongside his famous father, Will Smith.
Continuing the trend of rich actors and actresses is Abigail Breslin who is worth $12 million and has been acting since the age of 12. That's a lot of money considering she's only 18 years old. One of her most famous roles was playing the daughter of Mel Gibson in the movie Signs.
You might not know who Nick is, but he created a mashup app he sold to Yahoo for $30 million when he was just 18. He also won the 2014 Apple Design Award, which is a big deal in the tech industry. Nick shows you don't just have to be in movies to make big bucks as a teen!