Top 10 Highest Paid TV Actress In India 2016 - Salary For Each Episodes

Want to know who are Highest Paid TV Actress in India in 2016? Check this list including names of all top and most popular actress of Indian TV Series and Soap Operas, and how much they earn from doing a Show.

The small screens these days are full of different types of interesting and entertaining serials that are worth watching. Similar to Bollywood, the paychecks offered in Indian TV is also good. TV Actress are being paid well and the list would show how much they are get for each episode in 2016.

Top 10 Highest Paid TV Actress In India 2016

1. Ankita Lokhande

She got popular with Pavitra Rishta and earns about Rs. 90,000 to 1.15 lakhs every episode. She also appeared in Comedy Circus and Jhalak Dikhla Jaa Season-4.

2. Sakshi Tanwar

She is regarded as an ideal bahu of Indian TV Series, who has inspired women throughout the country. She also appeared in Balika Vadhu on Colors. She charges Rs. 70,000-90,000/day and shoots just 15 days a month.

3. Drashti Dhami

She is known fondly as the ‘Dhak Dhak’ girl. She is both an accomplished dancer and a talented actress. She was Canvironmnet Week 2011 / 2013 brand ambassador and occupied 12th position in 2012 list of Sexiest Asian Woman of the World. She charges Rs. 80,000/episode.

4. Nita Sharma

It is in the role of Maanvi Virat Singh Vadhera that she got popular. She is presently claiming around Rs. 77,000/episode.

5. Sanaya Irani


Rangrasiya fame Sanaya Irani became immensely popular from the show and also had a role in Fanaa by Yash Raj Film. She charges Rs. 75,000. for every episode making her one of the highest paid TV Actress in India.

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6. Surabhi Jyoti

This talented actress from Jalandhar had played triple role in Zee’s Qubool Hai. She enjoys drawing Rs. 73,000 per episode.

7. Hina Khan

She became popular with Yeh Rishtaa Kya Kehlataa Hai and is known as Akshara in the show, which became a household name. She won over 18 awards in her debut role which includes Dada Saheb Phalke and Indian TV Academy Award. She is also a well known fashion icon. She earns about Rs. 70,000 / episode.

8. Jennifer Winget Grover

Under the directorship of Sanjay Leela Bhansali, Saraswati Chandra went on to gain popularity. Kumud, the lead role played by Jennifer has become a household name. She won best critics actress at the 13th Indian TV Academy Awards in 2013 for the show and ranked 21st position in the 2012 Sexiest Asian Women of the World. She charges Rs. 60,000/episode.

9. Krystle D’Souza

She has played important roles in several soaps and her big break was came from Ek Hazaron Mein Meri Behna Hai. She charges Rs. 55,000/ episode.

10. Paridhi Sharma

She got popular as Maharani Jodha Bai in Jodha Akbar, a historical drama, where she draw salary of about Rs. 50,000/episode.

The above list can help you to find out ranking of Indian TV Shows actress based on what they get for every episode. This list of Highest Paid TV Actress in India also reflects popularity of actresses among audiences.