Highest paid Indian actor


The Indian cinema is the most sought industry which people are crazy about. People love the glamour and lifestyle of these Indian celebrities. Indian movies are full of magic and entertainment and these stars earn a huge from these films. Some of the highest paid Indian actors are listed as under:

1. Shah Rukh Khan

     The “King Khan” or the most romantic actor in the Indian cinema earns a whopping $38 million from his films. Almost all of his films touch the 100 crore mark and a big part of his earning comes from Red Chillies entertainment. 

2. Akshay Kumar

     Akshay Kumar is one of the most talented actors and he is known for his roles like Baby, Gabbar is Back and Holiday. He is shining at the box office in the recent past and his earnings till date is $35.5 million.

3. Salman Khan

     Salman Khan is known to release movies on Eid every year and people are fan of his movies from all parts of the country and world. Tubelight is one film of Salman Khan which crossed the chartbusters and is still considered in the No 2 position. Big Boss, a show which has gained immense popularity in the recent past is also a main source of earning of Salman Khan. His net earnings are $ 37 million. He is known to have paid Rs. 8 crore for an episode of Big Boss.

4. Hritik Roshan

     When you talk of Hritik Roshan, the one thing that comes to mind is Mohenjo Daro. It just crossed the mark like a zillion times and people loved the movie. Kaabil was a box office hit but he has many brand endorsements from which his net income becomes $ 11.5 million. He is handsome and hot and endorsements love to cast him.

5. Aamir Khan

     Aamir Khan does very few films each year, hardly one or two. But, he always remains in the list of Top 5. His endorsements are also few but he is known as the perfect actor in the Industry. Dangal is one film of his which crossed about 300 crores. It was a blockbuster which made hie income $ 12.5 million.

6. Ranveer Singh

       The present star, Ranveer Singh is making people mesmerised with his acting skills. He is so flawless and some of his best acting skills can be Gunday, Ram Leela, Baajirao Mastani and Padmaavat. He is like no one else and he is one of the finest actors. He is known to earn Rs. 20 crores for each film making his total earnings to be Rs. 90 crores. .

7. Amitabh Bachchan

      The legendary supreme Star Mr. Amitabh Bachchan has given some of his finest performances during his era of work. He is famous till today and some of his best performances are Zanjeer, Namak Halal, and Sholay. Piku is one of the recent movie of his which people found amazing to watch. He earns around Rs. 29 crores for his films and Forbes made him rank 21 in the list of highest paid actor with his earnings reaching $20.5 million.

8. Ranbir Kapoor


      Ranbir Kapoor is known for his films like Barfi, Yeh Jawani he Deewani, Wake up Sid, etc. Ae dil he Mushkil was very commercial and earning him huge success and who can forget Sanju?? He is the co-owner of the Football League of Mumbai. He makes around Rs. 25 crores in every film of his making him earn $14 million

9. Varun Dhawan


        Varun Dhawan is the new star in the Industry and he is been giving hits after hits and becomes a heartthrob of the nation. ABCD 2, Dilwale, Badlapur, etc. Are some of his films which made him earn a lot. His salary for each film is Rs. 14 crores and his total earning is $ 5 million.

10. Ajay Devgn


             When it comes to success, one cannot stay away from the name of Ajay Devgn. He is quite famous with his films like Gangajal, Kaal, Omkara, Golmaal, Golmaal 3, etc. He earns Rs. 25 crores for his films and is one of the highest paid actors in India.



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