Colleen Ballinger Net Worth 2023: Talents of An Actor, Singer, Writer, And Comedian All in One

Colleen Ballinger has made her name in the industry as a comedian, actor, and YouTuber, most famous for her portrayal of Miranda Sings. She has been active in the industry for almost two decades now and not only has she earned name and fame but also an interesting amount of net worth. Colleen Ballinger’s net worth in 2023 stands close to around $12 million that she has earned solely on the basis of her talents. Get more details related to the personal and professional life of Ballinger here from this article.

Colleen Ballinger

Colleen Ballinger Net Worth & Income Source 2023

NameColleen Ballinger
ProfessionComedian, actress, singer
Net worth (2023)$12 million (est.)

Colleen Ballinger’s Personal Biography

Colleen Ballinger was born on November 21, 1986, in Santa Barbara, California, to Gwen and Tim Ballinger. Her father was a sales manager while his mother was a homemaker. Home-schooled during middle school years, Colleen graduated high school from San Marcos High School. She completed her college graduation from Azusa Pacific University, majoring in vocal performance. Colleen has two older brothers and a younger sister.

Ballinger married fellow YouTuber Joshua Evans after several years of dating in 2015. however, they separated only after a year of their marriage in 2016. the same year, Colleen met actor Erik Stocklin after he was cast by her for the role of Patrick, Miranda’s love interest in the series Haters Back Off. They started dating in 2018 and got married the same year. Together the couple has three children. Stocklin has also appeared in many popular TV shows including “The Vampire Diaries”, “Mistresses”, “Criminal Minds”, and “Lucifer”.

Colleen Ballinger family
Full nameColleen Mae Ballinger
ProfessionComedian, YouTuber, actress, singer, writer
GenresComedy, vlog
Year active2006 – present
AgeBorn on November 21, 1986
Place of birthSanta Barbara, California, US
EducationAzusa Pacific University
Marital statusMarried
SpouseErik Stocklin (2018 – present) Joshua Evans (2015 – 2016)
ParentsGwen Ballinger (mother) Tim Ballinger (father)

Colleen Ballinger’s Professional Career

Initial Career

Ballinger started her career with a struggle and used to perform at Disneyland in California from 2007 to 2009. She even gave private voice, movement coaching, and piano lessons to children and performed at parties and cabaret spaces. She played the role of Kelsi Nielsen in the stage musical version of the movie “High School Musical.” In the same year, Ballinger began performing in a live one-woman comedy act in character as Miranda Sings after which she started gaining major popularity. In 2010, she appeared in the 2010 album “More With Every Line” by songwriter Tim Prottey-Jones and in the “Self Taught, Still Learning” by Chris Passey in 2011.

Movies & TV Shows

Colleen made her acting debut on television when she was cast as Nurse Royal in the 2012 web series Dr. Fubalous. In 2013, she appeared in one episode of the web series “The Flipside” and “Hipsterhood”. In 2018, Ballinger appeared in season 3 of the series Escape the Night and reprised her role in season 4 of the series the next year. She also gave her voice for a cameo role in the hit animated film Ralph Breaks the Internet in 2018. In 2021, Ballinger provided her voice to the Crandy character on the Netflix animated series Centaurworld.

YouTube Channel

Colleen Ballinger is counted among the renowned YouTubers and according to Forbes magazine, she was the ninth-highest-earning YouTuber in 2016. Ballinger has uploaded more than thousands of videos on her different YouTube channels that have garnered millions of subscribers and billions of views. On her channels, Colleen uploads comedy videos, a vlog featuring her family, friends, and YouTube colleagues, YouTube challenges, and more. Her channel Colleen Ballinger has amassed over 8 million subscribers and received more than 1.9 billion views. Ballinger’s other channel Miranda Sings, which is her most popular YouTube channel has over 2.3 billion views and 10 million subscribers. Other than this, she also has a channel called Colleen Vlogs which has more than 3 million subscribers and 80 million views.

Miranda Sings & Live Comedy Act

Miranda Sings is a fictional character, created and portrayed by Ballinger which is based on some of her rude and arrogant classmates in high school. Created in 2008, Miranda is a comically talentless, egotistical, narcissistic, misguided, and quirky character who gives very bad singing and dancing performances, gives inept tutorials, rants about her critics, and above all thinks of herself as a highly talented artist who can be discovered any day. Ballinger’s creation of Miranda has garnered praise from many renowned comedians and is loved by fans as well. Apart from YouTube videos, Ballinger also performs a one-woman comedy act, as Miranda Sings, and has even been featured in radio, television, and internet interviews. Miranda has also served as the host of award shows and given benefit concerts and workshops.


A gifted actor, comedian, singer, and writer, Colleen is a major philanthropist above all who has generated millions for charity. She has been conducting an annual fundraiser since 2015 that helps children with cancer and their families. Ballinger has collected donations using her YouTube channel, GoFundMe, and other sites and has even donated merchandise to raise money for charity. In 2018, she raised over $200,000, and in 2019 she joined The Game Theorists to raise more than $1.3 million. In 2020 and 2021, Ballinger raised $223,000 and $263,000 respectively from her birthday fundraiser.

Popular Movies & TV Shows

Check out some of the popular movies and TV shows that Ballinger has appeared in:


  • Varla Jean and the Mushroomheads (2011)
  • Miranda Sings: Selp Helf (2015)
  • Ralph Breaks the Internet (2018)
  • The Angry Birds Movie 2 (2019)

TV shows:

  • Dr. Fubalous (2012)
  • Victorious (2012)
  • The Flipside (2013)
  • Hipsterhood (2013)
  • MyMusic (2014)
  • How to Makeup (2015)
  • Prank Academy (2016)
  • Escape the Night Season 3 (2018)
  • Escape the Night Season 4 (2019)
  • Centaurworld (2021)

Awards & Nominations by Ballinger

Here is a list of the major awards and nominations received by Colleen Ballinger:


Teen Choice Awards

  • Choice Web Star: Comedy (2015)

Streamy Awards

  • Performance Awards: Best Actress (2015)


Teen Choice Awards

  • Choice Web Star: Comedy (2014, 2016)
  • Choice Web Star: Female (2016)
  • Choice Comedy Web Star (2017, 2018)

Kids’ Choice Awards

  • Favorite Funny YouTube Creator: Miranda Sings (2018)
  • Favorite Female Creator (2022, 2023)

People’s Choice Awards

  • Favorite YouTube Star (2016, 2017)
  • Comedy Act of 2019 (2019)

Streamy Awards

  • Entertainer of the Year & Channels, Series, or Shows: Comedy (2015)
  • Show of the Year: Miranda Sings & Comedy: Miranda Sings (2016)
  • Collaboration: Miranda Sings and Sofie Dossi (2018)

Colleen Ballinger on Social Media

TikTok › @colleen

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the net worth of Colleen Ballinger in 2023?

$12 million (approx.)

Are Ariana Grande and Colleen Ballinger’s friends?

Yes. In fact, Ballinger is a very close friend of the popular singer Ariana Grande.

How many YouTube channels does Colleen Ballinger have?

3 (Colleen Ballinger, Colleen Vlogs, and Miranda Sings)

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