Indian homes have a sizable fan base for daily soaps and reality television. They are comparable in size and appeal to Bollywood films, in other words. Additionally, actors who appear on television are just as well-known as those in Bollywood.
These television actors and actresses receive substantial salaries, and their pay is dependent on both their performance on-screen and the popularity of the shows they appear in. Some females receive extremely high salaries.
1. Tejasswi Prakash
Among the highest-paid television actresses is Tejasswi Prakash. In Naagin's sixth season, which is now airing on Colours TV, Tejasswi is featured in the lead role. She received Rs 10 lakh for each week she stayed in the house on Big Boss 15 at the time. Tejasswi currently receives a salary of Rs 2 lakh every episode for the show in which she is a cast member.
2. Rubina Dilaik
Rubina Dilaik is another actress that receives very high pay. She reportedly made between Rs 20 lakh and Rs 25 lakh per month while competing on Bigg Boss, according to sources. In other words, she demanded Rs. 5 lalahksvery weeks. She is now so well-known and receives compensation for endorsements in the same range.
3. Rupali Ganguly
According to reports, Rupali Ganguly, also known as Anupamaa, is now the highest-paid actress on television. She is earning Rs 3 lakh every episode, according to GQ India. This implies that she makes between Rs. 75 lacks and Rs. 1 crore for each episode that airs in a given month.
4. Hina Khan
Hina Khan is a recognizable face in Indian television, known for her roles in Star Plus, Bigg Boss 11, and Khatron Ke Khiladi, earning 1.5-2 lakhs per episode.
5. Divyanka Tripathi
Divyanka Tripathi is an actress from Doordarshan, Dahiya who gained national recognition for her roles in the drama fiction series "Banoo Main Teri Dulhann" and "Ye Hai Mohabbatein". She has also presented awards and participated in the dancing reality series "Nach Baliye 8". She charges between Rs. 1 and 1.5 lakhs for each episode.
6. Sakshi Tanwar
The name Sakshi Talwat is well-known in the television business as an actress. She has approximately 22 years of experience working in the broadcast industry. Tanwar's success is credited to "Kahaani Ghar Ghar Kii," one of India's most well-liked soap operas, for which she allegedly receives about Rs 1.25 lakh every episode.
7. Jennifer Winget
Television diva and actress Jennifer Winget is renowned for her stunning looks. She has appeared in several well-known serials, including "Saraswatichandra," "Beyhadh," and "Bepannah." When Winget was just 12 years old, she made her acting debut as a child actor in "Raja Ko Rani Se Pyar Ho Gaya." As an adult, she continued to work in a variety of Indian television programs. She receives Rs 1 lakh every episode.
8. Shivangi Joshi
Shivangi Joshi is one of the newest and most well-known actresses in the television business. Balika Vadhu and Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai's actresses are said to have a combined net worth of almost Rs 37 crore.
9. Sriti Jha
One of the richest television stars is the Kumkum Bhagya actress Sriti Jha. She also featured in season 12 of Khatron Ke Khiladi. Sriti Jha reportedly has a net worth of 31 crore rupees.
10. Ankita Lokhande
Ankita Lokhande, a well-known Pavitra Rishta actress, is yet another well-known name. She also made debuts in Bollywood and online series. Ankita's net worth is reportedly believed to be about Rs 23 crore.