Top Patreon Writing

Ranked list of the top earners, biggest, highest paid, and most successful Patreon writing updated daily.   All Writing Creators

# Creator Patrons Earnings Support per patron Launched

1

Wait But Why

Creating high-quality blog posts

4,606

patrons

Jun 2015

2

Kihra

Creating Warcraft Logs, FF Logs, and WildStar Logs

2,767

patrons

Apr 2015

3

Derek Bodner

Creating content about the Philadelphia 76ers

2,176

patrons

Feb 2017

4

The Roguard Team

Creating Translation Patches and Websites

1,854

patrons

$4,408

per month

$2.38

per patron/month

Apr 2017

5

Matt Kiser

Creating WTF Just Happened Today?

1,734

patrons

Feb 2017

6

Seanan McGuire

Creating Fiction

1,734

patrons

$11,074

per Short Stories

$6.39

per patron/Short Stories

Apr 2016

7

Ren Woxing

Creating English translations of Desolate Era (莽荒纪) on Wuxiaworld

1,675

patrons

Feb 2017

8

JulioNIB

Creating GTA V Mods

1,366

patrons

Jul 2015

9

Yang Wen-li

Creating Translation of Chinese Web-novel 'Martial God Asura'

1,349

patrons

Nov 2016

10

N. K. Jemisin

Creating Fiction

1,260

patrons

$5,840

per month

$4.63

per patron/month

May 2016

11

The Normies

Creating comedy sketches, reactions, reviews, and vlogs!

1,245

patrons

$10,384

per month

$8.34

per patron/month

Oct 2016

12

Gina Häußge

Creating OctoPrint

1,186

patrons

$5,327

per month

$4.49

per patron/month

Apr 2016

13

hyorinmaru

Creating novel translations

1,106

patrons

Jan 2017

14

Deathblade

Creating translations of Chinese web novels, plus original wuxia fiction!

1,089

patrons

Apr 2016

15

Jeff Gluck

Creating coverage of NASCAR racing

922

patrons

Jan 2017

16

Saladin Ahmed

Creating stories

823

patrons

$2,305

per month

$2.80

per patron/month

May 2015

17

Timcast

Creating Journalism

804

patrons

Aug 2016

18

Captain Awkward

Creating Advice blogs

733

patrons

$2,520

per month

$3.44

per patron/month

Aug 2016

19

Kameron Hurley

Creating Short stories

684

patrons

$2,684

per short story

$3.92

per patron/short story

Mar 2015

20

James Howard Kunstler

Creating Clusterfuck Nation & The KunstlerCast

656

patrons

$3,616

per month

$5.51

per patron/month

Jan 2016

21

Wildbow

Creating Web Serials

655

patrons

$2,698

per month

$4.12

per patron/month

Feb 2014

22

Aron Ra

Creating videos, activism, podcasts, presentations, blogs

623

patrons

Jun 2014

23

Ursula Vernon

Creating Random creative thingies

609

patrons

$1,591

per month

$2.61

per patron/month

Mar 2014

24

Stonekettle

Creating Words

605

patrons

Sep 2016

25

Laurie Penny

Creating journalism, features and stories

602

patrons

$4,427

per month

$7.35

per patron/month

Jan 2017

26

Studio Foglio

Creating an ongoing graphic novel series!

593

patrons

$1,365

per month

$2.30

per patron/month

Jan 2015

27

EABT

Creating Vlogs

586

patrons

$1,669

per month

$2.85

per patron/month

Jan 2015

28

Allison Kilkenny

Creating podcasts, sketches, writing, films, and other rabble-rousing

559

patrons

$3,330

per month

$5.96

per patron/month

Feb 2016

29

alyschu

Creating translations of savage novels

543

patrons

Mar 2017

30

Monica Byrne

Creating art, fiction, theatre, and protest

523

patrons

$2,637

per month

$5.04

per patron/month

Jun 2015

31

David Di Franco

Creating weekly exclusive vlogs!

521

patrons

$2,610

per month

$5.01

per patron/month

Feb 2014

32

Wen Spencer

Creating fiction

483

patrons

$3,178

per month

$6.58

per patron/month

Feb 2017

33

Ijeoma Oluo

Creating Words. Angry Words.

481

patrons

May 2015

34

OMA

Creating translations of WMW (Chinese webnovel)

465

patrons

Jan 2017

35

Dan Lewis

Creating Interesting Stories

460

patrons

$1,126

per month

$2.45

per patron/month

May 2015

36

The Modern Rogue

Creating disastrous lessons in badassery.

458

patrons

$12,597

per month

$27.50

per patron/month

Jul 2017

37

Patrick Wardle

Creating Mac Security Tools

445

patrons

$1,598

per month

$3.59

per patron/month

Mar 2017

38

Writing Excuses

Creating a podcast about the art & business of writing

440

patrons

$2,143

per month

$4.87

per patron/month

Jan 2016

39

Dyson Logos

Creating Hand-Drawn Maps for Fantasy RPGs.

439

patrons

$557

per Artisanal Gluten-Free Map

$1.27

per patron/Artisanal Gluten-Free Map

Jun 2015

40

Quillette

Creating a platform for free thought

432

patrons

$2,525

per month

$5.85

per patron/month

Dec 2016

41

Kinfolk Kollective

Creating content for the blog and social media.

424

patrons

Oct 2016

42

Amy Shira Teitel

Creating Blogs, Videos, and Books

416

patrons

$1,970

per month

$4.74

per patron/month

Sep 2015

43

medievalpoc

Creating Medievalpoc: People of Color in European Art History

412

patrons

$1,444

per month

$3.50

per patron/month

May 2014

44

Martha Wells

Creating Fiction

410

patrons

$1,136

per month

$2.77

per patron/month

Oct 2015

45

Luna_Lovewell

Creating Awesome short stories!

392

patrons

$1,077

per month

$2.75

per patron/month

Mar 2015

46

Susan Barclay Nichols

Creating Science-y tutorials for bath & body products!

389

patrons

$2,971

per month

$7.64

per patron/month

Jun 2016

47

Catherynne M. Valente

Creating Rule-Breaking Science Fiction, Fantasy, & Writing About Writing

382

patrons

$2,320

per month

$6.07

per patron/month

Feb 2017

48

Santino Hassell

Creating words about queer men living in the world.

377

patrons

Aug 2016

49

Adam

Creating Deadly Boss Mods

376

patrons

May 2016

50

Ben Titmarsh

Creating The Best Cube Platform Ever

375

patrons

$1,783

per month

$4.75

per patron/month

Jun 2015
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