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Expensive South African Influencers And How Much They Charge

Expansive use of social media delivered the influencer game into life, and companies splash a lot of Croesus to get the marketing services of influencers who managed to command substantial social media following. Influencers have earned as earthshaking respect as artists and athletes. 


 Lesego Legobane (@thickleeyonce) 

 Instagram followers 785,000

 Twitter257.500 followers 

 Lesego Legobane, popularly known as Thickleeyonce, is a lensman, plus-size model, and body-positive activist who owns her own rags store Leebex. 


 Thickleeyonce charges R15 000 – R20 000 to post a fashion blitz on her social media handles. She scored an R250 000 deal with fashion company Calvin Klein in 2020. 


 Her current deal with drink company Vawter Seltzer will see her coffers R330 000 in six months and a semimonthly brand delegate hire of R18 000 for six months. 

 Thickleeyonce – Image Credit [email protected] 


 Last time, Legobane told that she had been hired as an influencer for Rihanna’s Savage Fenty lingerie collection. Notwithstanding, she thereafter corrected the business on Twitter for not paying her; the tweet was thereafter deleted and followed up with a note, “ PAY INFLUENCERS CREATING IS HARD WORK”. 

 Sarah Langa (@saralanga) 


 Instagram 595,000 followers

 Twitter 89 200 followers 


 Sarah Langa, a marketing and advertising expounder, is an Academia studying Master in Marketing specializing inE-commerce and Data direction. Langa is a close friend of fellow influencer Kefilwe Mabote; she earned her first paid job in 2015 at Woolworths. Notwithstanding, she has regularly responded to examen by emphasizing her academic accomplishments, which she cites on her Instagram account. 

 In 2020 she subscribed a mega two while deal with Dior valued at R1.9 million and significant performance throw-ins. 

 Her biggest deal so far was autographed with a luxurious supercar dealer Daytona the sole importers and dealers of top of the range and exquisite supercars, including Aston Martin, McLaren, Rolls-Royce and Pagani. Sarah Langa autographed a R5 million two- epoch contract and commission per successful deal; her contract includes patronized hols and shopping sprees to maintain her high status 


 Sarah Langa-Image Credit [email protected] 

 Mihlali Ndamase (@mihlalii-n) 


 Instagram1.5 million followers 

 Twitter 902 600 followers 

 YouTube 355 00 subcribers 

Multi-Award Winning Content Creator Mihlali Ndamase is the epitome of influencers and one of the most valuable to engage. Named in Forbes Africa magazine in Top 30 Youthful originators and trouble- takers, Mihlali charges a tiniest price of R35 000 per Instagram post and R64 000 per Instagram Video. 

 She moved into luxury and life content through underwrote agreements with Radisson Hostels and Marriott’s Protea Hostels. 


 Kefilwe Faith Mabote (@kefilwe-mabote) 

 Instagram1.2 million followers 

 Twitter 92 000 


 Born in the township of Soweto in Johannesburg, Mabote last period published her autobiography “ Kefilwe Mabote Influencer De Luxe-From Soweto to Millan”, which is a companion to going an influencer. Kefilwe is the most high-end influencer in South Africa, her minimal charge per Instagram post is R65 000. Known for her glamourous style, she inked an R21 million deal with French-based Christian Dior. 

 These South African Influencers charge ranking list is subject to change depending on demand and pool for advertising services. 

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