Lists of Highest Paid Female Actresses in the World and their Net Worth


This article brings you a list of highest paid female rappers & actresses in the world, including their respective net worths.

The entertainment scene is blankly dominated by the music industry and the movie arena. And the various musicians and actors make up some of the richest personalities in the world.

Unsurprisingly, America, with Hollywood and the rap-dominated music scene, is globally seen as the home of entertainment. And prominent American rappers and actors/actresses dominate the world of music and movie respectively, with the female players (rappers and actresses) making equal (if not more) contribution, as their male counterparts

Therefore, in this piece, we have come up with two sets of compilations, showing the list of highest paid female rappers, and that of the highest paid actresses in the world. Read on!

List of Highest Paid Actresses in the World & their Net Worth

  1. Scarlett Johansson

According to Forbes, Scarlett Johansson raked in over $40 million in 2018, which makes her the highest earningactress for the year. She is best known for her role in Avengers, where she starred as the “Black Widow”.

However, despite being the most successful (highest paid) actress in 2018, Johansson is further down the pecking order on the rich list, with an estimated net worth of $145 million.

#9 Jessica Alba

Jessica Alba is another top-earning actress who has been able to create multiple streams of income for herself. Her business line – The Honest Company – is valued at $1 billion.

The star actress debuted on the big screen in 1994, and has since starred in countless Hollywood movies. She’s one of the star features on the recently released TV Show – LA Finest, as well as much-anticipated movie titled Killer’s Anonymous.

Jessica Alba has an estimated net worth of $200,000,000.

#8 Sandra Bullock

Sandra was born into an entertainment family. Her father was an Opera Singer, while mother was a voice teacher. She first appeared on the big screen at the age of 5 (as a child actress). However, her breakthrough came many years later, with her starring role in the 1994 classic – Speed – where she starred alongside Keanu Reeves.

Subsequently, Sandra Bullock featured as the lead actress in a number of top Hollywood movies, and she remains one of the most sought-after and highest paid actresses today.

According to recent estimates, Bullock has a net worth of $200 million.

#7 Julia Louis

Julia Louis, who is now known as Julia Louis-Dreyfus, made her name as a comic star. She started acting in the 1980s, and she has won numerous Emmy and Golden Globe awards to validate her legendary/iconic status.

The star actress’ recent appearance was in Veep, which earned her a staggering six Emmy awards.

As gathered, Julia may be worth billions; however, feasible estimates put her net worth around $210 million.

#6 Julia Roberts

Julia Roberts needs no introduction to movie lovers. She is arguably the most respected actress today, having been able to live a simple life, devoid of controversy.

The highlight of the superstar’s career, which came in the movie titled Erin Brockovich, earned her an Oscar and a staggering $20 million (the first in the industry).

Julia Roberts is very much one of the stars of modern day Hollywood, and she remains one of the highest paid stars around, charging millions of dollars per feature.

Her net worth has been estimated around $220 million.

#5 Victoria Principal

Principal is one of the oldest actresses on our list. And she still maintains her status as one of the highest paid and richest actresses around. The veteran actress rose to fame in the popular TV Show titled Dallas, where she starred as Pamela Barnes.

Also, the actress own’s a business empire, which has a record revenue of over $1 billion.

However, her net worth has been estimated further down, at $245 million.

#4 Jennifer Aniston

Aniston is one of the most popular movie stars in the US, and she rose to fame after her starring role in the 1990s situation comedy titled – Friends. At a time, Aniston was reportedly being paid $1 million per episode. And it’s believed that she earns more than that now.

Aniston’s net worth has been estimated at $245 million.

#3 Cher

Cher is one of the most versatile entertainers ever liveth, as she has been able to make her mark in both the music scene and Hollywood.

She has numerous Grammy awards, Oscar and Emmy awards. And while she’s obviously past her prime, she still remains one of the richest and highest paid in the game.

Cher will be featuring in the much-anticipated movies – “Disco Fever 1977” and “Artist in Residence“.

According to recent estimates, Cher has a net worth of $360 million.

#2 The Olsen Twins

The iconic twins – Mary Kate and Ashley Olsen – started acting together since they were kids. And they both played the role of Michelle Tanner in the movie – Full House.

Much of the twin sisters’ wealth came from the resounding success of their home video series titled ‘The Adventures of Mary-Kate and Ashley”, which grossed billions of dollars.

Recent estimates put the Olsen twins net worth at $400 million.

#1 Jennifer Lopez

Lopez is one of the most popular personalities in the world, having made her name in both worlds (music and movie). She ventured into acting in the early 1990s and made headway in 1995, with her starring role in Selena.

Today, Jennifer Lopez typifies who upcoming actresses and singers would dream of becoming. And she is arguably the highest paid actress today.

The star actress/singer’s net worth has been estimated at $400 million.

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