Airbnb ‘Superhosts’ Spill Their Money Making Secrets

For all the controversy about people illegally renting out their apartments on Airbnb and making affordable housing harder to find for long-term renters, you might think most Airbnb hosts were making bank. But with a median income of just $440 a month, according to data reported by loan company Earnest, hosts’ typical haul is surprisingly modest.

Of course, some make a lot more money. “Superhosts,” as top hosts who get five star reviews are known, can bring in as much as six figures annually, Inc.reported.