It pays to be a supermodel these days. Gisele Bundchen is the highest paid model these days, taking in $15.2 million in 2005. Not too shabby for posing and walking. What’s more astounding, is that Gisele earned the majority of her cash from modeling and contracts and not from television shows, book deals or clothing lines.
1. Gisele Bundchen – $15.2 million
2. Heidi Klum – $7.5 million
3. Tyra Banks – $6 million
4. Kate Moss – $5 million
5. Adrianna Lima – $4.5 million
The World’s Best-Paid Supermodels [Forbes]