How Much Do Kpop Idols Make. K-pop agencies do not force their trainees to do personal practices but k-pop trainees voluntarily do personal practices because they have to survive in the fierce competition. Richest K-Pop Idols in the World 1.
Becoming a k-pop trainee doesnt guarantee debut and only a few trainees who are better than the other trainees can get an actual chance to make a debut. Kim Jaejoong 88 Million. According to the statistics of Korean National Tax Service the upper 1 of Korean singers earned 26 million USD averagely in 2015 and the upper 10 of them earned 510000 USD averagely in the year.
A common misperception among Western fans is that famous Kpop idols must make loads of money.
That leaves around 16000 per member. K-pop short for Korean popular music. Park Myung Soo s manager whos been a manager for 15 years now earns 6 to 8 million KRW a month 5310 to 7080 USD without receiving transportation expenses.