9Ryan Sheckler – Net worth – $16 million
Next on our top list is the young Ryan Sheckler.
Ryan Sheckler, whose full name is Ryan Allen Sheckler, is an American professional skateboarder and the star of the MTV reality TV series ‘Life of Ryan’.
Born on December 30, 1989, the 24-year-old skateboarder has a net worth of $16 million.
In 2003, he won #1 at World Cup of Skateboarding, Vans Triple Crown, Slam City Jam and Gravity Games.
A year later, he took first place in the U.S. Skate Skateboarding Championships and was named AST Dew Tour Athlete of the Year.
In 2008, Sheckler came in first at the X Games. Among his sponsors are included Red Bull, Volcom Clothing, Panasonic, Oakley Eyewear and Plan B Skateboards.
He also had character roles in MVP2: Most Vertical Primate, Grind, Street Dreams and Tooth Fairy, as well as in What’s New, Scooby-Doo?, True Jackson, VP, Dishdogz and Almost:Round Three.
The millionaire started his own charity called the Sheckler Foundation, helping support children and injured athletes.