There is rising competition everywhere, in the schools that our kids study in, in the offices that we work, and even in Bollywood. Though it looks all glam and beautiful, the actors and actresses too have to work immensely hard just like us or perhaps more to gain attention and love from us. The Bollywood actresses work hard day and night under tight schedules and it is then that they earn huge figures which can make anyone envious. Though most of the actresses these days are earning a good amount for their efforts there are some who are better than the others and thus have managed to secure a position in the list of the top 20 richest Bollywood actresses as given below.
These are TOP 20 Richest Bollywood Actresses in 2018:
20. Kriti Sanon – Net Worth: $2.6 Million
Kriti Sanon began her career in acting in 2014 and building a fortune of $2.6 million isn’t bad progress at all. She’s just starting out as an actress, and in the initial years of her career. It’s good she manage to land in the list of richest Bollywood actresses. She’s also in the list of 2018’s Hot actresses of India.
19. Alia Bhatt – Net Worth: $4 Million
Alia Bhatt is next in the list of richest Bollywood actresses with Net Worth of $4 million. She gains a yearly wage of $1 million. Bhatt is one of the most beautiful Indian girls out there.
18. Zarine Khan – Net Worth: $4.5 Million
Zarine Khan is one of the richest Bollywood actresses with an estimated net worth of $4.5 million. Aside earnig as an actress she is also a model. Zarine has model for various Top brands in India. Also, Zarine is known as the most beautiful Muslim woman right now.
17. Parineeti Chopra – Net Worth: $6.7 Million
Parineeti Chopra is a cousin of one of the biggest Hollywood actresses Priyanka Chopra. With Net Worth: $6.7 Million, she is at No. 13 in the list. Also, she was named as one of the most powerful women by Verve.
16. Shruti Haasan – Net Worth: $7 Million
Shruti Haasan is the 16th richest actress in Bollywood. She began her acting career in 2009 and then now, she has amassed a $7 million fortune. She is one of the most beautiful Indian women right now.
15. Katrina Kaif – Net Worth: $10 Million
Katrina Kaif has had a very successful career in modeling as well as acting. Though she is not an Indian by origin, yet she is one of the most loved actresses in the country and has worked with all the well-known stars. She is best known for movies including Dhoom 3, Namastey London, and Ek Tha Tiger. Katrina also has been a part of many television advertisements including Veet, Slice, Lux, and Titan. She charges Rs 6-7 crore a movie.
14. Kareena Kapoor Khan – Net Worth: $10 Million
With her recent releases like Golmaal Again, Udta Punjab, Ki and Ka, and Veere di Wedding, this gorgeous mommy has managed to win the love of her audience as she has for more than a decade now. With every movie that she appears in her acting skills only improve and she looks all the more stunning. Kareena Kapoor Khan has even appeared in many ads including Boro Plus, Lakme, Lux, and more. She has inherited her good looks and also perhaps her acting skills from her previous generations. She rightfully holds a position in this list of the richest actresses in Bollywood and charges around Rs 9 crore per film.
13. Kangana Ranaut – Net Worth: $10.5 Million
Kangana is one of the most talented and boldest actresses in Bollywood. Despite a lot of struggle, judgments, and discouragement, this beautiful actress has risen up to fame with her great determination and skills and gets only better and better with every film that she does. With hits like Tanu Weds Manu, Tanu Weds Manu Returns, and Queen, Kangana has managed to win the hearts of the audience. She charges a big amount, RS 11 crore per film.
12. Ileana D’Cruz – Net Worth: $14 Million
Ileana D’Cruz is a mysterious glamorous lady in India. She is one of the most beautiful as well as popular actresses. Her attractive personality that touches on the exotic. In addition to being one of the richest Bollywood actresses, she’s also most talented Indian actors. With more than $14 million, she is the richest actress in Bollywood.
11. Sonakshi Sinha – Net Worth: $15 Million
Sonakshi Sinha has made her way in this list with some of her recent high earning movies including Force 2, Akira, and Noor. Ever since she entered the film industry she has made her presence felt in a strong way and is known for her amazing transition between the girl-next-door and bold roles. This beautiful daughter of the famous actor Shatrughan Sinha also has been a part of many endorsements and charges RS 4-6 crore per movie.
10. Sonam Kapoor – Net Worth: $15 Million
Sonam Kapoor, the daughter of the popular actor Anil Kapoor is one of the most iconic actresses in Bollywood, known for adapting any type of role given to her and also for her great fashion sense. Movie, advertisements, or fashion shows, she has made her presence felt in each of these fields and in a big way. Neerja is her most popular movie to date, which gained her immense admiration and recognition from people all over India. This admirable actress charges between Rs 2 -3 crore per movie. In addition, she is tenth richest Bollywood actresses.
9. Kajol Devgan – Net Worth: $16 Million
Kajol Devgan is one of the well known actress in the world. She is the 9th richest Bollywood actors with net worth of $16 million. Kajol the renowned beauty and versatile actress of Bollywood. Also, the beautiful queen of India.
8. Amrita Rao – Net Worth: $20.5 Million
Amrita Rao net worth is estimated $20.5 million, she has featured in Indian blockbuster movies such as Welcome to Sajjanpur, Vivaah, Victory, Main Hoon Na and more. Times Of India named Rao one of its “50 Most Desirable Women in the world”. After Madhuri Dixit, Rao is the second muse of the legendary Painter M. F. Husain.
7. Anushka Sharma – Net Worth: $25 Million
Anushka initially was a part of the modeling industry and later joined the film world. Her debut movie with Yash Raj banner, Rab ne Bana Di Jodi, itself made her a star and since then she has only grown and given many hits. She even started her production house in 2014 named Clean Slate Films. NH 10 was her first production and it turned out to be a big hit. Phillauri was her second production which also got good reviews. This beautiful actress charges between Rs 7 crore and 9 crore a film and does deserve to be a part of this list. She hold the 7th position among richest Bollywood actresses.
6. Vidya Balan – Net Worth: $25 Million
Vidya Balan was earlier a part of the popular television program Hum Paanch which was absolutely loved by the viewers. She entered Bollywood with the movie Parineeta which did quite well. Though her role in Munnabhai was much appreciated it was The Dirty Picture which completely changed her life. She thereafter got meaty roles in films like Kahaani, Kahaani 2, Te3n, Begum Jaan, and so on. She has also received the Padma Shri for her great acting career. This beautiful and bold actress charges Rs 6-7 crore per film.
5. Preity Zinta – Net Worth: $30 Million
Known for her sweet dimple, Preity Zinta cames at No. 5 amongst richest Bollywood Actresses with net worth of $30 million. Although, she is not seen on screen right now but she still one of the richest because of several investments and endorsements. Zinta also co-owns an IPL team, Kings XI Punjab.
4. Aishwarya Rai Bachchan – Net Worth: $35 Million
She is one of the most desirable women in this planet. Aishwarya became Miss World in 1994 and entered the South Indian film industry with the movie Iruvar and then the Bollywood industry with Jeans. However, it was Aur Pyaar Ho Gaya that gave her the first taste of Bollywood success. Ever since she has been a part of some of the most popular movie of Bollywood, including Dhoom 2, Devdas, Jodha Akbar, Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam, and so on. After taking a break she appeared in a movie entitled Ae Dil Hai Mushkil in 2016, and her character was loved by one and all. Aishwarya has charged a whopping 10 crore for her forthcoming movie.
3. Madhuri Dixit – Net Worth: $35 Million
Madhuri Dixit one of the most famous as well as most beautiful actress in the world. In addition, she is one of the most beautiful women in the world of all time. Dixit is one of the highest paid Indian actresses, and holds the staggering net worth of $35 million. She charges 3-4 crore per film. Although she is above 40, but still look young and beautiful. She hold 3rd place in the list of richest Bollywood actresses with $35 million.
2. Priyanka Chopra – Net Worth: More than $40 Million
Priyanka Chopra, Miss World 2000, is famous not only in Bollywood but also has managed to gain international fame and is loved by people worldwide. She is known to be one of the best-paid TV actresses in the entire world owing to her lead role in the popular television show Quantico with ABC Network. Also, she starred in the Hollywood movie Baywatch, which made her brand value go higher. There are many Bollywood movies that she has been a part of including Bajirao Mastani, Barfi, Kaminey, Aitraaz, and so on. Priyanka charges Rs 12 crore for a movie and Rs 5 crore as endorsement fees.
1. Deepika Padukone – Net Worth: More tahn $45 Million
Deepika Padukone has had one of the most beautiful careers in Bollywood. Her debut film was Om Shanti Om opposite Shahrukh Khan in 2007 and there has been no looking back since. Giving hits after hits, Deepika turned out to be the only actress who could cross over 600 crores in a year. When she worked as a lead actress with Vin Diesel in the Hollywood film XXX which turned out to be a hit, her brand value increased. Her latest project Padmaavat became a Bollywood blockbuster, adding more to her fame. Deepika charges around Rs 15 crore for a movie and Rs 8 crore as endorsement fees. With an estimated net worth of $45 million, Deepika top the list of richest Bollywood actresses.
With the huge amount that these actresses charge and keeping in mind their flourishing careers, they certainly are the richest actresses in Bollywood. However, they are rich not only in terms of money but also because of the love and respect they have managed to earn from their audiences and fans.