According to the site’s calculations, the Keeping Up With The Kardashians star pulled in estimated $6 million this year alone! And how did Kimmy earn her money? Well from doing a countless number of endorsements (clothing lines, watch line, swimsuit line, fragrances, and diet-products), writing a book, doing a spin-off, and paid appearances. Kim reported commands up to $75,000 per paid appearance.
Coming in second place on the list is MTV’s Lauren Conrad at $5 million. In a close third is Bravo reality star Bethenny Frankel at $4 million. Kate Gosselin is also number 5 on the list pulling in $3.5 million. In fact out of the top 10 reality earners, 8 are female.
The full list is below –
- Kim Kardashian: $6m
- Lauren Conrad: $5m
- Bethenny Frankel: $4m
- Audrina Patridge: $3.5m
- Kate Gosselin: $3.5m
- Mike ‘The Situation’ Sorrentino: $3m
- Khloe Kardashian: $2.5m
- Kourtney Kardashian: $2.5m
- DJ Pauly D: $2m
- Kendra Wilkinson: $2m
According to the Daily Beast, Jersey Shore star Snooki failed to make the list because she only earned $750,000 this year. And while this list looks impressive, we do have some major doubts about a number of those estimated earnings.
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