This 6 year old is earning almost 16 million dollars a year!

goss 12/12/2017

A six-year-old has been named among YouTube's highest earners, reportedly raking in NZ$15.9 million over the past year.

Ryan is the star of Ryan ToysReview, a channel which samples kids' toys for more than 10 million subscribers.

The United States boy shot to fame after a video of him opening a Lightning McQueen egg went viral in 2015.

His parents now help him produce almost one video a day, some of which get around eight million views.

His videos, which range from a few minutes-long to half an hour, often feature animations putting him in the world of his toy.

Ryan comes in eighth tied on this year's Forbes list for the world's highest paid YouTube stars of 2017.

The video platform earned $169 million from June 2016 through June 2017.