Modelling industry is quite a challenging one, with new faces being replaced with the blink of an eye; it is certainly tough for the models to remain in the cover for long. But being one of the World’s Highest Paid Models in the industry can be a rewarding experience. If the models manage to stay in the limelight, they not only bag the best of deals but the industry makes them uber rich! There are many models who have taken the fame game way ahead but there are few who have made it to the top.
Let us have a look at the World’s highest paid models / Top ten richest models:
Undoubtedly, Gisele Bundchen is world’s top models, with an estimated net worth of $44 million, this hottie from Brazil made it big in her career in modelling and ever since 2002, she has made more money than any other. She is the highest paid female model in the world.
2. Cara Delevingne
Joined as a model in the year 2014, Cara has taken the modelling industry by storm ever since, she is also popularly named as the “Perfect face”. Her Instagram followers list is 19 million, 3.7 million Twitter followers and 240,000 Facebook fans.
3. Adriana Lima
She has been bagging hottest deals from vogue eyewear and cosmetic giant Maybelline, and is being paid an estimate of $ 9 million. This 34 year old supermodel is also a Victoria’s secret model.
4. Doutzen Kroes
Doutzen Kroes was previously modeling for Victoria’s Secret model. This 30-year-old model makes big bucks from Lore’al cosmetics contract and is a popular face of Tiffany & Co. She also has her own line of cashmere sweaters that she launched recently.
5. Natalia Vodianova
Natalia Vodianova is an ambassador of two fragrances: Calvin Klein Euphoria and Guerlain Shalimar Souffle de Parfum. With an estimated earnings of $7 million, she stands as one of the top ten richest models. Natalia is also the face of famous designer label Stella McCartney.
6. Miranda Kerr
This 32- year-old former Victoria’s Secret Angel has a net worth of $5.5 million. Kerr also has a cosmetics line, Kora Organics, which she launched in 2009. She split from actor and ex-husband Orlando Bloom and has one child.
7. Joan Smalls
Joan Small’s estimated worth can be calculated as $5.5 million this year. She bagged Estée Lauder and H&M deals while adding more new brands to her kitty with ads such as in Calvin Klein and Marc Jacobs. She also continues to be the highest-paid list.
8. Lara Stone
Lara Stone has returned to the Highest-Paid Models list after a good break in 2014. She has a L’Oréal cosmetics contract with a Calvin Klein underwear and fashion campaign along with Stella McCartney and Tom Ford fragrances. She was first seen in the Elite Model Look competition when she was just 15.
9. Alessandra Ambrosio
Alessandra Ambrosio is a 34-year-old Brazilian mother of two has. She has her own swimwear line and a clothing line tied up with Planet Blue. She has 4.4 million Instagram followers, 1.6 million Twitter followers and 2.8 million Facebook fans. One of the popular models in the social media.
10. Kendall Jenner
This 19 year old reality tv show star who turned a model has made many heads turn with her very first appearance. Jenner has beat many big shot names in the modeling industry and now stands as one of the highest paid models. She is in the list of World’s highest paid models.