Top 20 Fortnite Gamers With Highest Prize Money Winnings So Far

Top 20 Fortnite Players In The World 2022

There are some top Fortnite players in the world who treat the game like a 9 to 5 job.

They spend most of the time playing and developing their skills. And why not?

Fortnite is one of the best on-screen games in Esports and the Fortnite World Cup gives you and your esports team a chance ot earn millions of dollars.

But, there are only two options for you to compete, either you belong to any team of these players or have a greater skill set than these.

Here in this article, I have mentioned 20 top Fortnite players in the world that ranked in 2022 and will give tough competition in the upcoming Fortnite World Cup.

Let’s get started!

NameGamer IDFortnite EarningsTournament VictoriesCurrent Team
Kyle GierdsorfBugha$3.3 million4Sentinels
Williams AubinZayt$1.1 million10NRG Esports
David WangAqua$1.8 million8Unknown Team
Benjy FishBenjyfishy$500K8NRG Esports
Turner TennyTfue$588K6FaZe Clan
Shane CottonEpikwhale$1.3 million9NRG Esports
Rocco MoralesSaf$1 million10TrainHard Esports
Kyle JacksonMongraal$600K7FaZe Clan
Martin AndersonMr. Savage$220K3100 Thieves
Tim MillerBizzle$623K3FaZe Clan
Diego PalmaArkhram$646K8100 Thieves
Brodie FranksREHX$100K5100 Thieves
Shane CottonEpikWhale$1.5 million4NRG Esports
Henrick McleanHen$237K5Guild Esports
Moussa FaourChapix$300K6Falcons Esports
Evan BarronCented$238K9FaZe Clan
Ben PetersonEdgey$230K8NRG Esports, NA
Anas El-AbdAnas$216K3Guild Esports
Thomas HoxbroTh0masHD$365K5Astralis
DukeDukez$4,800N/AFree Agent

1 – Kyle Gierdsorf AKA Bugha: #1 Among Top Fortnite Players

Bugha is the competitive king of the Fortnite game and he proved it by showing stellar performance.

At Fortnite World Cups, Bugha stayed the #1 competitive player in the Fortnite lobby.

He has won more than $3 million which is quite impressive. After his last competition-winning, he is the only top competitor in the entire NA East region.

2 – Williams Aubin AKA Zayt

Zayt is another Fortnite superstar player who achieved most of his success on his own.

Winning the whopping amount of $1 million at the Fortnite World Cup, he finished in 4th place.

However, he also went to the Fortnite World Cup as a solo player and finished 36th.

Although he is a consistent winner of the Fortnite game, it is safe to keep him at #1 in the list of top Fortnite players.

3 – Aqua

Aqua is the third player on our list who has the honor of Top European Pro on the list.

He is the most talented and consistent player in the entire European region. 

There is no doubt that Europe is the hardest region to attain success, but Aqua managed to do it!

After securing tremendous victory in Duo World Cup and Nyrox, he managed to earn $1.5 million.


Diego “Arkhram” Palma is a player for 100 Thieves and has been with that team since 2019. 

During the last few seasons, he’s become one of the best players in the league.

As a member of a team that took second place in the FNCS Season 8 Grand Finals, he contributed to a second-place finish in the competition.

However, he still has multiple wins in the FNCS to his credit, despite losing out on the top spot.

FNCS results include a second-place and multiple full wins for his team. Diego has earned around $646,000 from Fortnite competitions.

5 – Benjyfishy

Here we come with a player name that will surely grab your attention. Benjyfishy is a player who steals the heart of fans with his chubby smile.

He is the third most competitive Fortnite player in the European region who managed to become one of the best Fortnite players in the world.

Benjy has a very big fan-following not only because of his gaming skills but his passion and determination for the game.

It’s a pretty mature decision for a 16-years old kid, but nothing in this world is impossible and Benyfishy has proved this.

His total earnings are more than $552, 856.29 which is quite impressive.


REHX is another famous name in the world of Esports, especially when it comes ot Fortnite.

Like Arkhram, he is also a team member of 100 Thieves and appeared in several FNCS along with Grand Royale.

However, it is safe to say that REHX is the biggest Fortnite competitor competing in NA East and NA West Cash Cups.

The total earnings he made while playing Fortnite is approximately $100k.

7 – Tfue

Tfue has 4.7 million followers on Instagram only and he gets 30k daily views while streaming Fortnite.

Naming himself one of the best Fortnite players, he is also a famous one!

He has appeared in and won several solos and duo tournaments.

While winning an endless number of tournaments and events. He was not able to finish in top place in the Fortnite World Cup.

Due to his popularity and the level of success he achieved, he deserves to be on the top list of Fortnite players in the world.

Although he has earned more than $5 million in his gaming career, Tfue has made $611,000 from Fortnite competitions.

8 – EpikWhale

The success of EpikWhale start rising when he finished 3rd in the Fortnite World Cup.

However, he finished 4th in a row as a part of a team in the FNCS squad finals.

You will be surprised to know that Epikwhale has earned over $1.5 million only by playing Fortnite Competitions.

Since he got a huge success in the Fortnite World Cup, so a major portion of his earnings comes from it.

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