Highest Paid TV Actresses – Television is now an integral part of Indian homes. Indian TV actresses are also enjoying equal fame and revenues as Bollywood actresses. The leading actresses of the most popular shows on TV are household names.
Here we have listed the top 10 highest paid TV actresses in India who have ruled the small screens for many years.
List – Top 10 Highest Paid TV Actresses
The daily soaps on the Indian channels possess gigantic viewership. The television serials are mostly dominated by women actresses. If you are TV buff, you are surely familiar with all these faces. Let’s check out if your favorite actress is also among the top 10 highest paid ones.
1. Divyanka Tripathi
Divyanka Tripathi is one of the most beautiful faces of the TV world. She is paid around 95K and above for an episode. She caught the limelight with her first show on Zee TV “Banoo Mein Teri Dulhan”. Later on, she ruled the small screen with the show Ye Hai Mohabbatein on Star Plus. The show is continuing since 2013 till now.
2. Sakshi Tanwar
Sakshi Tanwar is one of the most powerful TV actresses of the Indian television. She worked in the super hit Balaji show Bade acche lagtehai. The actress has earned above 1 lakh for an episode.
3. Sriti Jha
The leading lady of atop popular show of Zee TV Kumkum Bhagya is also among the most paid actresses. She is said to be earning around 70-75,000 per episode. Her character of Pragya is famous in every house of India.
4. Hina Khan
Hina Khan who is currently making waves in the reality show Big Boss, is also one of the top earning actresses. She became famous for the first series of the show Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai. She is said to have earned around 1 lakh per episode.
5. Surabhi Jyoti
Surabhi Jyoti is a beautiful actress who worked in Qubool Hai and Koi Laut Ke Aaya Hai. She earned more than 70,000 for an episode. She played triple roles in the series Qubool Hai.
6. Drashti Dhami
Drashti Dhami is a very popular face of Indian TV for many years. She starred in many super hitserials like Madhubala – Ishqek Junoon, Pardes Mein Hai Mera Dil, and Ek tha Raja Ekthi Rani. She is also a talented dancer who won reality dance show Jhalak Dikhlaa Jaa Season 6. She is listed among the 50 Sexiest Asian Women by Eastern Eye for multiple times. She is paid 65-75000 per episode.
7. Ankita Lokhande
Though Ankita is not playing in any serial, we cannot ignore her when we are talking about the highest paid actresses. She earned from 90 to 95000 for an episode. She became a household name with Balaji’s famous Zee TV Pavitra Rishta. She will be soon debuting in Bollywood with KangnaRanaut’s Manikarnika. Ankita Lokhande is also one of the best dancers of TV world.
8. Krystal Dsouza
Krystal Dsouza has starred in many serials like Brahmarakshas, Ek Hazaaron Mein Meri Behna Hai, Ek Nayi Pehchaan. She earned around 50 to 55000 per episode. She is on the list of 50 sexiest Asian women by Easter Eye.
9. Paridhi Sharma
Paridhi Sharma earned around 50 to 55000 per episode as she played Jodha in Balaji’s historical drama, Jodha Akbar. The show is wrapped up but she is still fresh in people’s mind.
10. Rhea Sharma
Rhea Sharma is one of the most beautiful actresses in the TV world. She made her Bollywood debut with the film M. S Dhoni – The Untold Story. She caught attention on television with Itna Karona Mujhe Pyaar. Currently, she is playing Kanak in the serial Tu Sooraj Mein Saanjh Piyaji which is a sequel to the major series Tu Diya Mein Baati. She is fetching around 35000 per episode.
Indian TV has also seen many other talented and highest paid actresses like Jennifer Winget and Sanaya Irani.
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