LAS VEGAS, NV – MAY 11: Singer Bono of U2 performs at T-Mobile Arena on May 11, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Isaac Brekken/Getty Images)

Being a rock star can be a lucrative job, from sell-out shows to hit albums.

According to, Paul McCartney comes out on top as the richest rock star in the world with a worth of $1.2 billion. Here are the 17 wealthiest stars in rock, according to the site:

1) Paul McCartney

2) Bono

3) Bruce Springsteen

4) Elton John

5) Sting

6) Bob Dylan

7) Mick Jagger

8) Keith Richards

9) Eric Clapton

10) Jon Bon Jovi

11) Adam Clayton

12) The Edge

13) Gene Simmons

14) Larry Mullen Jr.

15) Lars Ulrich

16) Phil Collins

17) Ringo Starr