Top Patreon Writing

Ranked list of the most popular Patreon writing including top earners. Updated daily.   All Writing Creators

# Creator Patrons Earnings Per patron Launched

1

Wait But Why

Creating high-quality blog posts

4,495

patrons

Jun 2015

2

Kihra

Creating Warcraft Logs, FF Logs, and WildStar Logs

2,615

patrons

Apr 2015

3

Seanan McGuire

Creating Fiction

1,848

patrons

$9,574

per Short Stories

$5.18

per patron

Apr 2016

4

Ren Woxing

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

1,837

patrons

Feb 2017

5

JulioNIB Team

Creating GTA V Mods

1,816

patrons

Jul 2015

6

Matt Kiser

Creating WTF Just Happened Today?

1,767

patrons

Feb 2017

7

The Roguard Team

Creating Translation Patches and Websites

1,743

patrons

$4,337

per month

$2.49

per patron

Apr 2017

8

The Normies

Creating comedy sketches, reactions, reviews, and vlogs!

1,696

patrons

$14,552

per month

$8.58

per patron

Oct 2016

9

N. K. Jemisin

Creating Fiction

1,355

patrons

$5,776

per month

$4.26

per patron

May 2016

10

Deathblade

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

1,232

patrons

Apr 2016

11

Gina Häußge

Creating OctoPrint

1,195

patrons

$5,106

per month

$4.27

per patron

Apr 2016

12

hyorinmaru

Creating novel translations

1,184

patrons

Jan 2017

13

Yang Wen-li

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

1,144

patrons

Nov 2016

14

Jeff Gluck

Creating coverage of NASCAR racing

986

patrons

Jan 2017

15

Timcast

Creating Journalism

889

patrons

Aug 2016

16

Wildbow

Creating Web Serials

875

patrons

$3,684

per month

$4.21

per patron

Feb 2014

17

Captain Awkward

Creating Advice blogs

872

patrons

$2,798

per month

$3.21

per patron

Aug 2016

18

alyschu

Creating translations of savage novels

863

patrons

Mar 2017

19

Saladin Ahmed

Creating stories

800

patrons

$2,235

per month

$2.79

per patron

May 2015

20

EABT

Creating Vlogs

763

patrons

$2,086

per month

$2.73

per patron

Jan 2015

21

Goodguyperson

Creating Translation for Battle Through the Heavens

745

patrons

$40,122

per month

$53.85

per patron

Jan 2017

22

Simpliciaty

Creating TS4 Custom Content

735

patrons

Jun 2017

23

Kameron Hurley

Creating Short stories

710

patrons

$2,432

per short story

$3.43

per patron

Mar 2015

24

CHS

Creating Community News

680

patrons

$3,122

per month

$4.59

per patron

Sep 2015

25

Ijeoma Oluo

Creating Words. Angry Words.

658

patrons

May 2015

26

Ursula Vernon

Creating Random creative thingies

652

patrons

$1,664

per month

$2.55

per patron

Mar 2014

27

James Howard Kunstler

Creating Clusterfuck Nation & The KunstlerCast

648

patrons

$3,224

per month

$4.97

per patron

Jan 2016

28

Studio Foglio

Creating an ongoing graphic novel series!

646

patrons

$1,456

per month

$2.25

per patron

Jan 2015

29

Aron Ra

Creating videos, activism, podcasts, presentations, blogs

645

patrons

Jun 2014

30

Quillette

Creating a platform for free thought

621

patrons

$3,846

per month

$6.19

per patron

Dec 2016

31

Stonekettle

Creating Words

614

patrons

Sep 2016

32

Laurie Penny

Creating journalism, features and stories

605

patrons

$4,327

per month

$7.15

per patron

Jan 2017

33

Allison Kilkenny

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

550

patrons

$3,423

per month

$6.22

per patron

Feb 2016

34

David Di Franco

Creating weekly exclusive vlogs!

547

patrons

$2,779

per month

$5.08

per patron

Feb 2014

35

Wen Spencer

Creating fiction

542

patrons

$3,583

per month

$6.61

per patron

Feb 2017

36

Patrick Wardle

Creating Mac Security Tools

536

patrons

$1,860

per month

$3.47

per patron

Mar 2017

37

Monica Byrne

Creating art, fiction, theatre, and protest

511

patrons

$2,596

per month

$5.08

per patron

Jun 2015

38

The Modern Rogue

Creating disastrous lessons in badassery.

491

patrons

$3,267

per month

$6.65

per patron

Jul 2017

39

uru-chan

Creating unORDINARY

480

patrons

Feb 2016

40

Mikki Kendall AKA Karnythia

Creating new worlds to escape to via original fiction

469

patrons

Dec 2016

41

Dan Lewis

Creating Interesting Stories

467

patrons

$1,120

per month

$2.40

per patron

May 2015

42

Writing Excuses

Creating a podcast about the art & business of writing

467

patrons

$2,018

per month

$4.32

per patron

Jan 2016

43

Amy Shira Teitel

Creating Blogs, Videos, and Books

464

patrons

$2,191

per month

$4.72

per patron

Sep 2015

44

medievalpoc

Creating Medievalpoc: People of Color in European Art History

455

patrons

$1,494

per month

$3.28

per patron

May 2014

45

Susan Barclay Nichols

Creating Science-y tutorials for bath & body products!

453

patrons

$3,393

per month

$7.49

per patron

Jun 2016

46

Dyson Logos

Creating Hand-Drawn Maps for Fantasy RPGs.

449

patrons

Jun 2015

47

Adam

Creating Deadly Boss Mods

446

patrons

May 2016

48

Martha Wells

Creating Fiction

436

patrons

$1,142

per month

$2.62

per patron

Oct 2015

49

Catherynne M. Valente

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

432

patrons

$2,542

per month

$5.88

per patron

Feb 2017

50

Derek Davison

Creating and that's the way it was

429

patrons

$1,477

per month

$3.44

per patron

Jun 2016
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