Top 10 Highest Paid Hollywood Actresses [2017]

Isn’t it so interesting to know about the Highest paid Hollywood actresses who not only rule the hearts of people across the globe with their hotness and acting skills, but also get paid handsomely for entertaining us? We all know how fascinating Hollywood is….this glittery industry runs on the exemplary adroitness of the dashing actors and scintillating damsels!

The highest paid actresses, some of whom even outshine their male counterparts, are well-known figures and have bagged several titles and awards.

Check out our list of top 10 Hollywood Highest paid actresses


  1. Jennifer Lawrence (Wealth Earned : $ 52 million):

This Oscar-winning 25-year-old beauty queen has all the reasons to top the list. This is the first time that she has topped the list. She gained international fame through her movies Hunger Games and X-men.


  1. Scarlett Johansson (Wealth Earned : $ 35.5 million):

Bagging the runner-up position in the list, this hot and sexy model, actress and singer is considered as Hollywood’s modern sex symbol. She has twice been conferred with the title of Sexiest Woman Alive by Esquire magazine. Her movie Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015) has largely contributed towards her making to the second position in the hit list.


  1. Melissa McCarthy (Wealth Earned : $ 23 million):

One of the highest paid actress, Melissa has risen through the ranks with her historic roles in Bridesmaids, Tammy and Spy which garnered her several awards. This multi talented actress , comedian, writer, producer and fashion designer received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame and released her marvelous clothing collection, Melissa McCarthy Seven7, for plus-size women.


  1. Bingbing Fan (Wealth Earned : $ 21 million)

This Chinese starlet is the only actress on the top 10 list, who is out of U.S. Fan received huge attention from American spectators for her concise role in X-Men: Days of Future Past, her major salary comprises of earnings from the flourishing Chinese movie industry.


  1. Jennifer Aniston (Wealth Earned : $ 16.5 million)

She remains to be one of the most favorite Hollywood actresses. She gained worldwide fame for the popular TV sitcom Friends which earned her a Primetime Emmy Award, a Golden Globe Award, and a Screen Actors Guild Award. Though she didn’t make much out of movies in 2015, endorsements and some major film roles like Horrible Bosses 2 and Cake benefited her in landing in the top five positions.


  1. Julia Roberts (Wealth Earned : $ 16 million):

This Hollywood’s magnificent gem who remains to be everyone’s sweetheart, gained stardom after headlining the romantic comedy Pretty Woman in 1990 for which her fee was $ 300,000. She remained to be the highest-paid actress in the world all over the 1990s and the first half of the 2000s. She has been endowed with one of People magazine’s 50 Most Beautiful People in the World, not once or twice, but eleven times!


  1. Reese Witherspoon (Wealth Earned : $ 15 million)

Beginning her career as a child artist, Reese ‘s breakthrough role came with Legally Blonde in 2001. Her Oscar nomination for the movie Wild once again got her worldwide attention. In 2014, her production Gone Girl , a thriller, also gained huge attention from audiences across the globe.


  1. Angelina Jolie (Wealth Earned : $ 15 million)

This evergreen beauty of Tinsel town has decided to make a move towards more of directing than acting. Her wartime dramas Unbroken and In the Land of blood and Honey have been big commercial achievement. She is recognized for her humanitarian efforts worldwide.


  1. Anne Hathaway (Wealth Earned : $ 12 million)

Another American star who gained fame through her role in the Disney film The Princess Diaries in 2001. Hathaway also starred in The Devil Wears Prada and box office hits Valentine’s Day (2010) and and Interstellar (2014). Winner of several awards, she also got named in the list of the world’s 50 Most Beautiful People in 2006 by People magazine.


  1. Kristen Stewart (Wealth Earned : $ 12s million)

With her remarkable role in The Twilight Saga film series, Kristen became a favorite face and has also got listed in the top earner’s list several times since 2010. Her acting skills in hit movies like Still Alice, The Clouds of Sils Maria, and Camp X-Ray has got her huge accolades. She became the first American actress to win a Cesar Award in 2015.


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