Top 10 Television Actors Who Earn More Than Their Counterpart

Vaishnavi Gavankar |May 09, 2019

Television is not just a miniscreen when it comes to the pay grade of the artists. The list will blow your mind off.

It is the usual perception that the synonym of Bollywood is better to pay grade. However, there are many celebrities of the mini screen who earn pretty much double than their counterparts in Bollywood. Let's take a look at the list of the top 10 highly remunerated television actors.

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1. Ankita Lokhande

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Actress Ankita Lokhande

Haven taken some time off from the mini screen currently, the Pavitra Rishta fame actress is one of the top 10 renumerated celebrity in the entertainment industry. Her chemistry with Sushant Singh Rajput in Pavitra Rishta and her grooving performances on Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa season 4 had earned her a strong fan base. Ankita quotes somewhere between 95,000 t0 1.5 lakh Rupees for each episode.

2. Shivaji Satam

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Actor Shivaji Satam

One portion of the good old memories of a 90's kid revolves around the exhilarating episode of CID and their leader ACP Pradyuman. Shivaji Satam has also acted in the notable movie like Nayak, China Gate, Pukar,  to name a few. Mr. Satam demands 1,00,000 Rupees for a single day.

3. Karan Patel

Actor Karan Patel

Next on the list is from the inventory of Balaji Telefilms, Karan Patel was Ekta Kapoor find for her hit TV soap Kahani Ghar Ghar Ki. Karan is also known for his role Raman Kumar in Yeh Hai Mohabbatein. At No.3, he draws Rs. 1,00,000 to Rs. 1,25,000 per day.

4. Hina Khan

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Actress Hina Khan

At No. 4 is none other than the glamorous diva Hina Khan. Born and brought up in Srinagar, she started her career as Akshara Singhania in Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai. She too draws a remuneration of Rs. 1,00,000 to 1,25,000 for each episode that she plays on the screen.

5. Ronit Roy

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Actor Ronit Roy

Ronit Roy's career started in a very gloomy tone. He started his career by doing films, and most of them turned out to be flops. Then his luck was turned upside by Ekta Kapoor's one of the best TV serial Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi. Later he started appearing very regularly in Ekta Kapoor's production, and his next big venture was Kasauti Zindagi Kay. Ronit Roy today has become such a huge celebrity in the mini screen that he is known as the "Big B" of the TV industry. He charges Rs. 1,25,000 per day.

6. Ram Kapoor

Actor Ram Kapoor

Ram Kapoor is a top performer in television industry known for his roles in Bade Achche Lagte Hain. His on-screen chemistry with Sakshi Tanwar was the talking point of the town of the serial. He earns somewhere around Rs 1,25,000 to Rs 1,50,000 per day of his shoot.

7. Mishal Raheja

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Actor Mishal Raheja

One of the most reputed television actor, Mishal Raheja, was shot to the limelight since the serial Ishq ka Rang Safed. Also known for the role of Datto Bhao in the serial Laagi Tujhse Lagan, the actor earns up to Rs 1,60,000 per day of his schedule.

8. Manish Paul

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Actor Manish Paul

Manish Paul shot to fame by hosting the famous dance show Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa. He earned around 15 million by hosting the reality show.

9. Sunil Grover

Actor Sunil Grover

The name itself brings a strong sense of laughter and his roles portrayed on Comedy Nights With Kapil. The actor was in the news for all the wrong reasons very recently. The actor earned a whopping Rs 10 to 12 lakh Rupees per episode of Comedy Nights With Kapil.

10. Kapil Sharma

Actor Kapil Sharma

One of the best comedians of the country and also one of the highest paid comedians, Kapil Sharma tops our list of highest paid television actors in India. The actor who mastered the art of comedy also earns 10 to 60 times more than these celebrities mentioned above. He bags a humongous amount of Rs 60 to 80 lakhs per episode.

The list is proof that television is not a mini screen at all when it comes to the remuneration of the artists. And regardless of the gender, it seems like both the actor and actresses earn according to their talent.


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