Top Highest Paid TV Actress In India 2020 – Details About Their Remuneration Per Episode

Leela Adwani |Oct 30, 2020

If you are curious about how much TV actresses get paid for one episode, here is everything you need to know. Below are the top 9 highest paid TV actresses in India.

The Indian cinematic universe is a legendary combination of Bollywood, South Indian, and of course, the television industry. The telly world is touted as a big source of entertainment for audiences across the nation. There are many Television actresses gaining global recognition thanks to the immense popularity of their series. Reports have it that many TV divas, especially those in the top highest paid TV actress in India, even take home much higher remuneration than several B-wood actresses.

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The highest-paid TV actress in India list

The television filmmakers have outdone themselves to deliver much better quality shows for the viewers while the television actors have also given extra miles to prove their position on the Indian cinema map. Yes, they are hands down giving the Hindi film industry a good run for their money.

If you are curious about how much TV actresses get paid for one single episode, here is everything you need to know. Below is the top 9 highest paid TV actress in India list.

#9– Krystle D’Souza

The 30-year-old found her acting talent during the early days in her college. She is popularly known for her great portrayal in the series Ek Hazaaron Mein Meri Behna Hai which also featured another television big name, Nia Sharma.

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Krystle D’Souza made it big in the telly world when she was young

Reports have it that Krystle D’souza charges about Rs 55,000 to 60,000 for each episode.

#8 – Drashti Dhami

Born in 1985, Drashti is best known for her roles as Geet Handa in the hit series Geet – Hui Sabse Parayi and Madhubala Kundra in the show Madhubala – Ek Ishq Ek Junoon. Started her career as a professional model, Dhami chose to become an actress and she has proved it as the best decision in her life.

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Drashti Dhami placed the 8th plot on the list

The actress has been under the limelight with a huge fan following on social media with 2.1 million Instagram followers who come from all quarters. According to the media buzz, Dhami gets paid around Rs 65,000 to 70,000 per episode.

#7 – Surbhi Jyoti

The list of highest paid TV actress in India cannot complete without mentioning Surbhi Jyoti. She is known to be a much sought-after face in the industry. She has gained massive fame since the successes of Qubool Hai and Naagin 3.

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Surbhi Jyoti rules the heart of the audience for her role in Naagin 3

After super hit Naagin 3, Surbhi got a jump in her income as she reportedly charges around Rs 70,000 to 75,000 for one episode.

#6 – Nia Sharma

There is no doubt that Nia Sharma is no stranger to stardom. She is riding high in her career recently after the successes of Kaali – Ek Agnipariksha, Ek Hazaaron Mein Meri Behna Hai, and Jamai Raja.

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Nia Sharma is also called a bombshell

Nia also placed the seconded plot the top 50 Sexiest Asian Women in 2017. Other than being a talented actress, she is also called a bombshell of the television world. Her remuneration per episode is around Rs 75,000 to 80,000.

#5 – Asha Negi

Earned nationwide recognition for her roles in the shows Pavitra Rishta,  Ek Mutthi Aasmaan, and Kuch Toh Hai Tere Mere Darmiyaan, Asha Negi has won the hearts of the small screen audiences for her natural but very emotional acting mettle. She is an indispensable name on the list of highest paid TV actress in India.

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Everyone loves Asha Negi's smile

Like many other TV stars, she didn’t start her career as an actress right away but as a model in the year 2009. She even crowned Miss Uttarkhand in 2009 when she was a college student. Her first TV show was Sapnon Se Bhare Naina in 2010. After one decade in the industry, she has shown everyone that she is a true talent.

Reports suggest that the actress gets paid approximately Rs 75.000 to 80.000 for each of her episodes.

#4 - Divyanka Tripathi

Divyanka has gained widespread fame since the success of her role in Banoo Main Teri Dulhann where she stepped into the shoes of two people – an orphan and a modern girl.

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Divyanka Tripathi is an award-winning actress

She has received several prestigious awards in her career. The actress is said to charge around Rs 80.000 to 85.000 per episode.

#3 – Jennifer Winget

Jennifer Winget’s name is way too familiar with many of us. Making her acting debut at a tender age when she was just 12 years old in the show Raja Ko Rani Se Pyar Ho Gaya. She has appeared on several television shows.

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Jennifer Winget enjoys a massive fanbase

According to the latest reports, earlier she was paid Rs 80.000 to 85.000 for one episode. However, this number has been increased by around Rs 20.000 to Rs 1 Lakh per one.

#2 - Sakshi Tanwar

Tanwar is known to be an experienced TV star in India. Debuted in the year 1998, she shot to stardom with her role in the series Kahaani Ghar Ghar Kii.

She also used to collaborate with Bollywood megastars Amitabh Bachchan in the show Kaun Banega Crorepati, Aamir Khan in the blockbuster Dangal.

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Sakshi Tanwar is considered a legend in the television film industry

Especially, the veteran actress is the only one who has always made it to the top 10 Television actresses. She gets paid around 1.25 lakh to 1.50 lakh per episode.

#1 – Hina Khan

And here we are, the queen of highest paid TV actress in India list, Hina Khan. Being the first runner up of the hit reality show Bigg Boss season 11, Hina is in the heyday of her career.

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Hina Khan deserves to be the topper of the list

As per reports, she charges a whopping 1.5 to 2 lakhs for each episode.

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