Recently, at the end of June 2015, Forbs magazine releases the list of Top 100 most paid Celebrities not only from Hollywood but from all around the world along with their per annum income. Of these Top 100 celebrities, only 16 superstars are female with a total combine income of all the 16 female celebrities is $809 million per year. This amount is much lower than the total $4.35 billion per annum income of the male celebrities.
However, from the list of top 16 highly paid female celebrities, we picked the top 10 and list them in descending order most of which are from Hollywood and USA. The list showed these most paid celebrities annual income in the period of evaluation between 2014 and 2015. The list is dominated by singers followed by TV stars and Hollywood superstars. So look at the list and see if your favorite female celebrity is listed there in the top 10 highly paid Hollywood female actresses or not.
10. Scarlett Johansson
Let us start the list of Top 10 highly paid female celebrities from the young Hollywood actress, Scarlett Johansson. Her main source of wealth is her blockbuster films on the Box office the “Captain America”, “Avengers: Age of Ultron” and “Lucy”. With these three hits, she made $35.5 million in the period of evaluation. Her average fee for a film is about $10 million which is will be $17.5 for her new coming movie “Ghost in the Shell”.
9. Gisele Bündchen
Our next contestant in the list of Top 10 highest earning celebrities is a hot model and fashion girl from Brazil. Gisele Bündchen is the model that rule over the soul and hearts of her huge number fans and made much from her fame. This super model made $44 million in the period of estimation and become the 9th highly paid celebrity in our list of Top 10 most paid celebrities.
8. Judy Sheindlin
Well known as Judge Judy, this famous TV-star secured the 8th position in our list of top 10 highly paid female celebrities. From her name and fame, she grossed $52 million in the period between 2014 and 2015. Her on-airs show watch by 10 million people daily. This huge number of fan is the main reason behind her huge income.
7. Jennifer Lawrence
Among the top 100 highly paid celebrities, Jennifer Lawrence is the actress from Hollywood who made more money than any other female actress in the Hollywood. With 52 million dollars income for the year of 2014 – 2015, Jennifer Lawrence ranked #7 in our list of 10 highest paid female celebrities. This huge income made possible thanks to her main role in the film “The Hunger Game” as Katniss Everdeen.
6. Kim Kardashian
In the list of most paid celebrities, the 6th position is secured by the famous female singer, Kim Kardashian. She monetized her fame much better than any other contestant in the list. During the period for which the celebrities were assessed for their incomes, Kim Kurdish made $52.5 million, that is the double the income of this reality superstar for the year 2014 where she made nearly $28m. Kim’s main source of wealth is her famous reality shows “Khloe & Kourtney Take the Hamptons” and “Keeping Up With The Kardashians”.
5. Beyoncé Knowles
At the 5th place of our top 10 highest paid actresses and celebrities list, welcome the “Drunk in Love” pop singer Beyoncé Knowles. During the period, Beyoncé Knowles grossed over $5.4.5 million from her live music shows which she performed at North America. She however remains on the top 1st position in the last year list of highly paid singers and celebrities by Forbs.
4. Lady Gaga
The next big name in the list is again from the Music industry. Lady Gaga is remaining always in the mainstream of famous people not only in the year 2015 but since 2000. Her main source of income is Music but she is also famous for fashion and style. With more than 66 live concerts, she grossed over 59 million dollars which is far more than her last year earning.
3. Ellen DeGeneres
Our next celebrity in the list of highest paid superstars is neither from the music industry nor from the big screen. She is on the 3rd spot in our list and her main source of income is small screen Television. Through her source of wealth, she made $75 million. Ellen DeGeneres is considered the Queen of Daytime over TV. She is a prolific and creative producer with five shows currently on air.
2. Taylor Swift
With $80 million per annum income for the year 2015, this young singer resides at the top 2nd position in our list of top 10 highly paid female celebrities for the year 2015. Her source of wealth is Pop music. She is in the field since 1989 where her first album was released. Year 2014 was the most successful year for this young lady where around 3.6 million copies of her newly released album were sold.
1. Katy Perry
Let me end this countdown with the Celebrity that cash her fame and name more than anyone in the list. Our list of top 10 highly paid female celebrities of Hollywood is dominated by the cute girl, Katy Perry. Her source of income is music for which millions of her fans die for. According to Forbs magazine, Katy Perry income during the year 2015 is grossed more than $135 million which is far more than the earning of any other female celebrity in the list. This young female superstar made this huge income by her Prismatic World Tour. During the tour, Perry grossed performs in live shows in 126 cities not only in USA but in 27 countries across the world. For each of her show, she made $2 million or more.