For the sixth consecutive year, Calvin Harris is the most paid DJ in the world.
Forbes revealed the list of the world’s highest paid DJs with Harris coming in at No. 1 with $48.5 million. The Chainsmokers come in at No. 2 with $45.5 million.
Tiësto, Steke Aoki and Marshmello round out the top 5 with $33 million, $28 million and $23 million respectively.
Forbes’ list of the world’s highest-paid DJs ranks electronic acts around the globe using their pretax earnings from June 1, 2017 through June 1, 2018, before deducting fees for lawyers, agents and managers. Estimates are based on numbers from Nielsen, Pollstar, Bandsintown and Songkick, as well as interviews with industry experts and many of the stars themselves.