Here is the list of Top 10 Highest Paid Bollywood Actor in 2016-17. This list is based on various insights available and earning reports of Bollywood celebrities as of 2016-17. Salary of Bollywood actors keeps increasing which is a proof that there is no recession when it comes to Actor’s salary. Here are 10 Highest paid Bollywood Actor right now based on media reports and insiders of Bollywood.
10 Highest Paid Bollywood Actor 2016
- Aamir Khan – 60 Crore Rs.
- Salman Khan – 60 Crore Rs.
- Hrithik Roshan – 50 Crore Rs.
- Shahrukh Khan – 40-45 Crore Rs.
- Akshay Kumar – 40 Crore Rs.
- Ajay Devgn – 25 Crore
- Ranbir Kapoor – 25 Crore
- Ranveer Singh – 20 Crore
- Amitabh Bachchan – 20 Crore
- Shahid Kapoor – 15 Crore
Top 10 Highest Paid Bollywood Actor
1. Aamir Khan – 60 Crore
Mr. Perfectionist who chooses movie carefully is highest paid Bollywood actor in the industry as of 2017. Aamir Khan has stopped taking any fee but gets a huge chunk of share from profit. Some report suggests that he earned more than 140 Crore Rs. from Dangal.
2. Salman Khan – 60 Crore
Superstar Salman Khan is second highest paid Bollywood actor list. According to reports he charges 60 Crore for every movie plus a considerable share. And why not! He deserves every penny of that because you just put Salman Khan on screen and people will come to watch him. His total earning from Sultan was near 105 crore Rs.
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3. Hrithik Roshan – 50 Crore
Indian Super Hero got 50 Crore for Mohenjo Daro bringing him third in this list. Before that, he was charging 40 Crore per film. Though unlike Khan Trio and Akki, he doesn’t get much from Film’s profit.
3. Shahrukh Khan – 40 – 45 Crore
SRK or King Khan gets 40-45 Crore per film which excludes profit he earns from every movie. Now most of his movies are home production so the salary is only a part he earns from every movie.
4. Akshay Kumar – 40 Crore
He came a long way to become one of the superstars of Hindi Film industry. Akshay Kumar gets 40-45 Crore per film and a share in profit which makes him one of the highest paid Bollywood actor. Akshay Kumar also paid highest tax in film industry last year.
6. Ajay Devgan – 25 Crore
Ajay Devgan is next in highest paid Bollywood actors list in 2017. Apart from a small share in profit he gets 22-25 crore for every film. His recent Box Office success helped him raising salary and also share in profit. From last few years, he has focused on commercial and Masala movies more, which is helping him increasing his net worth.
7. Ranbir Kapoor – 25 Crore
Ranbir Kapoor is supposed to be the next in line Super Star of Bollywood. He is favorite of many Bollywood Stars and is also one of the highest earning Bollywood actors. Reportedly he gets 25 Crore for every movie even after a series of flop movies on Box Office.
8. Ranveer Singh – 20 Crore
One of the best actors of his generation who likes to remain in limelight. His talent is out in the world and praised all over. His success helped him getting a whooping 18-20 crore per film. This is only a start for Ranveer Singh and recent success has put him in the driver seat to negotiate with any film makers.
9. Amitabh Bachchan – 20 Crore
Super Star of Bollywood Amitabh Bachchan may be old but he is still one of the highest paid actor in film industry. For every movie Mr. Bachchan’s salary is 18-20 Crore which is quite well depending on his age and his busy schedule.
10. Shahid Kapoor – 15 Crore
Shahid Kapoor has established himself as one of the most versatile performes on screen. He is Producers favorite and that helped him in raising his per movie fee which is around 15 Crore.
It will be interesting to see who will top the Three Khans in future. That’s only possible after their retirement from industry.