There are many actors and actresses working on the American tv industry. Some celebrities are most famous for their good level acting and they demand huge money for doing their job. And in this post, I am going to share with you the top 10 highest paid American television stars per episode.
1.Sarah Jessica Parker
Sarah Jessica Parker is an American celebrity as an actress. She is also a designer. We know her as Carrie Bradshaw on the ”Sex and the City” television series. She also won two awards for this role.
She began her acting career when she was just 11 years old. In 2006, She acted as a romantic comedy (Failure to Launch) film which grossed over $24 million in the first week. Another romantic film ”New Year’s Eve” which earned $142 million worldwide.
Now Sarah Jessica Parker’s salary is $3.2 million per episode and making him the first highest-paid American television actress.
Jennifer Aniston is an American actress and producer. She is also a big businesswoman. We know her as Fictional character ”Rachel Green”. She acted in many super hit films and tv shows.
Her some movie had grossed over $200 million in the worldwide box office. For your kind information, She is also the world’s most beautiful woman. She was the highest-selling celebrity face of the Hollywood industry according to Forbes in 2007.
Jennifer Aniston is the second-highest-paid American television actress As of 2020, Her salary is $2 million per episode. She was also top Earning Actresses for 15 years.
Reese Witherspoon is not only an actress but also an entrepreneur. Her real name is Laura Jeanne Reese Witherspoon. She is the most influential person and most Powerful Woman in 2019 according to Forbes.
She started her career when she was just 14 years old. Now she is the most successful actress in the Hollywood industry. She married her co-star Ryan Phillippe in 1999 and got divorced in 2007 and married again Jim Toth in 2011. She has three children.
As of 2020, Reese Witherspoon is the third-highest-paid American television actress and Reese Witherspoon’s salary is $1.8 million per episode.
Charlie Sheen is a Hollywood actor. His real name is Carlos Irwin Estévez. He is famous for ”Two and a Half Men” tv shows and some movies like Platoon, Wall Street. He started his acting career from 21 years old.
As of 2020, he is the 4th highest-paid star on TV and His salary is $1.8 million per episode during ”Two and a Half Men tv show”.But it was terminated by CBS and Warner Bros for domestic violence.
He has made many headlines for some reason like alcohol and drug abuse. Five years ago, he is HIV positive.
Ray Romano is an American comedy actor. We know him for “Everybody Loves Raymond” tv show and he is best known for this TV show. He is also a voice artist.
In 2004, he was the highest-paid TV actor in history and he earned the highest revenue of 3.9 billion dollars from Everybody Loves Raymond TV show which was a big record.
But as of 2020, he is the 5th highest-paid star on tv and his salary is $1.725 million per episode. He married to Anna Scarpulla in 1987 and he has four children.
Kelsey Grammer is not only an actor but also producer, director, writer. He is best known for many TV shows like Cheers, Frasier, and Boss. He is also known as a voice artist.
In 2001, he demanded a $700,000-per-episode salary for ”Frasier”tv show. Nowadays his demand is increasing day by day. As of 2020, he is the 6th highest-paid star on TV and his salary is $1.6 million per episode.
Kelsey Grammer won many awards and nominations. He married totally four times. In 2011, he married to Kayte Walsh and has seven children. Now he is happy with his family.
Tim Allen is an American Tv actor. His real name is Timothy Alan Dick but his fans know him as Tim Allen. He is best known for the ”Home Improvement” tv show. He began his career as a comedian when he was 22 years old.
As of 2020, his salary is $1.25 million per episode, making him the 7th highest-paid star on TV. He is getting this money from 1998.
One shocking thing, American police arrested him with 650 grams of cocaine in 1978. The first time he married Laura Deibel but got divorced. He married again Jane Hajduk in 2006 and has two children. Now he is happy with his family.
Jerry Seinfeld is an American comedian actor. He is best known for the Seinfeld tv show. Today Jerry Seinfeld is The Richest Actor in the world.
As of 2020, Jerry Seinfeld is the 8th highest-paid star on TV and his salary is $1 million per episode. But In 2020, Jerry Seinfeld’s net worth is $950 million dollars, making him the 1st richest actor worldwide.
He earned a lot of money from syndication deals and stand-up performances. In 2008, He also Shared business with Bill Gates for Microsoft Windows advertisements.
Helen Hunt is an American actress. She is also a filmmaker. She is best known for the ”Mad About You” Tv series and won three Golden Globe Awards for Best Actress.
As of 2020, She is the 9th highest-paid American television star and her salary is $1million per episode. She started her acting career when she was a child.She married her co-star Hank Azaria in 1999 but divorced after 17.She has two children.
Paul Reiser is not only a good actor but he is also a good singer. We know him as Michael Taylor for My Two Dad’s tv show.
As of 2020, he is the 10th highest-paid American television star and his salary is $1million per episode.
In Short :
Sarah Jessica Parker-$3.2 million per episode
Jennifer Aniston-$2 million per episode
Reese Witherspoon-$1.8 million per episode
Charlie Sheen-$1.8 million per episode
Ray Romano-$1.725 million per episode
Kelsey Grammer-$1.6 million per episode
Tim Allen-$1.25 million per episode
Jerry Seinfeld-$1 million per episode
Helen Hunt-$1million per episode
Paul Reiser-$1 million per episode