The little screen has boosted a few of the most well-known stars in the past. With their recognition, also appeared a greater rate. Within the past you can find an outburst in reality Television stars who’ve bet to popularity due to their tricks on the little screen. Here is really a listing of the leading 10 highest paid Television stars.


1. Oprah Winfrey

She began her talk show way back in 1986, and her final episode will due in this year 2011. Oprah is recognized for her philanthropy that is not just restricted towards the program. She also owns a magazine named O Magazine. Oprah has always deemed among The Most Significant Individuals of the Century.  She beats the record with income of estimated 315 million US Dollars last year.

2. Judge Judy Sheindlin


This American court program features the previous relatives court judge Judith Sheindlin. The program commenced way back in 1996 and continues to be prolonged until 2013 which would be the 17th season of the program. Judge Judy is recognized for becoming straight-forward, sincere and candid judge in the entire America.  She is listed as second with income of 45 million US Dollars. 

3. David Letterman


David began his profession being a weatherman. He began with his program which is ‘The Late Show of David Letterman,’ way back in 1992. He’s won a number of Emmy’s along with other sorts of awards. He had claimed questioned a number of prestigious visitors in his program. He is listed as third with yearly income of 28 million US Dollars.

4. Ryan Seacrest


He is an American radio character, network producer, TV host and singer. He is the host of American Idol and E! News and he’s the executive producer as well of a number of programs. Ryan is listed on the fourth with yearly income of nearly 15 million US Dollars.

5. Kim Kardashian

She bet to spotlight with the “Keeping Up With the Kardashians” show in company with her family members. At present she also stars in a brand-new reality TV show known as ‘Kourtney & Kim Take New York’ along Kourtney, Kim’s sister. The 30 year old TV host has earned 6 million US Dollars in 2010 only.

6. Lauren K Conrad

She bet the prominence when she joined the reality show of MTV called as “Laguna Beach: The Real Orange County”. She is also an actress, fashion designer as well as a writer. She earned 5 million US Dollars per annum.

7. Bethenny Frankel

Bethenny firstly appeared in the movie called “Hollywood Hills 90028”. And then she later on shot to prominence having a program called “The Real Housewives of New York City”. She has earned 4 million US Dollars just last year.

8. Charlie Sheen

This famous star from the well-known “Two and a Half Men” sitcom is more popular from his past films such as Hot Shots!, Wall Street and Vietnam War. He is one of the highly compensated TV star having an income of 1.25 million US Dollars last year.

9. Marcia Cross

A famous star starred in Desperate Housewife. She started to embrace stardom when she played the role of Dr. Kimberly Shaw from “Melrose Place”. She earned 400,000 US Dollars just last year.

10. Hugh Laurie

Hugh is an English actor, comedian, singer, author, sound artist, overseer, and documentation artist. He gained tribute because of his image from the narcissist and skeptic Dr. House. He earned about 400,000 US Dollars.