Twerking for a living: Woman quits teaching job; it pays off big time

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*Caution: Some people may find the twerking, in the video above, to be offensive*

Miley Cyrus made it famous, but Jessica Vanessa is making a living doing it.

The 22-year-old Florida woman quit her job as a teaching assistant to twerk full-time.

And, it’s really paying off. She’s making six figures. “What I make in six seconds would take me four months to make as a teaching assistant,” she told Barcroft TV.

How does she make all that money? Well, she has more than two million followers on Vine, where she posts twerking videos and advertisers pay her to mention products.

Jessica says she has had several breakdowns over the mean comments people leave on her videos, but says her family supports her.

*Watch the video above to hear from her*

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