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See which actors bring home the biggest paychecks in TV Guide Magazine's salary roundup

1 of 40 Michael Yarish.Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc.


Jim Parsons, Kaley Cuoco, Johnny Galecki, The Big Bang Theory Salary: $1 million each per episode plus profit participation
2 of 40 Sonja Flemming

Mark Harmon, NCIS

Salary: $525,000 per episode plus profit participation
3 of 40 Nathaniel Bell/Netflix

Kevin Spacey, House of Cards

Salary: $500,000 per episode (includes producer fee)
4 of 40 Craig Blankenhorn/NBC

Mariska Hargitay, Law & Order: SVU

Salary: $400,000 per episode
5 of 40 Danny Feld/ABC

Patrick Dempsey and Ellen Pompeo, Grey's Anatomy

Salary: $350,000 each per episode
6 of 40 Danny Feld/ABC

Julie Bowen, Modern Family

Salary: $190,000 per episode plus profit participation
7 of 40 Doug Hyun/TNT

Angie Harmon, Rizzoli & Isles

Salary: $185,000 per episode
8 of 40 John Fleenor/NBC

Kate Walsh, Bad Judge

Salary: $175,000 per episode
9 of 40 Richard Cartwright/ABC

Kerry Washington, Scandal

Salary: $150,000 per episode
10 of 40 Paul Schiraldi/HBO

Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Veep

Salary: $150,000 per episode
11 of 40 Jordin Althaus/FOX

Mindy Kaling, The Mindy Project

Salary: $140,000 per episode (includes producer fee)
12 of 40 Sonja Flemming/CBS

Will Arnett, The Millers

Salary: $125,000 per episode
13 of 40 Craig Blankenhorn/CBS

Tea Leoni, Madam Secretary

Salary: $125,000 per episode
14 of 40 Joe Alblas/Showtime

Mandy Patinkin, Homeland

Salary: $125,000 per episode
15 of 40 Eddy Chen/Fox

Andre Braugher, Brooklyn Nine-Nine

Salary: $100,000 per episode
16 of 40 Patrick Harbron/CBS

Johnny Lee Miller, Elementary

Salary: $100,000 per episode
17 of 40 Adam Taylor/ABC

Anthony Anderson, Black-ish

Salary: $100,000 per episode
18 of 40 Jack Rowand/The CW

Jesse L. Martin, The Flash

Salary: $100,000 per episode
19 of 40 Patrick Wymore/Showtime

Michael Sheen and Lizzy Caplan, Masters of Sex

Salary: $100,000 each per episode
20 of 40 HBO

Justin Theroux, The Leftovers

Salary: $75,000 per episode
21 of 40 Robert Voets/CBS

Jack McGee, The McCarthys

Salary: $60,000 per episode
22 of 40 A&E

Katee Sackhoff, Longmire

Salary: $60,000 per episode
23 of 40 Heidi Gutman/ABC

Tracee Ellis Ross, Black-ish

Salary: $50,000 per episode
24 of 40 WGN

Shane West, Salem

Salary: $50,000 per episode
25 of 40 JSquared/The CW

Gina Rodriguez, Jane the Virgin

Salary: $40,000 per episode
26 of 40 Monry Brinton/CBS

Katharine McPhee, Scorpion

Salary: $40,000 per episode
27 of 40 JoJo Whilden/Netflix

Taylor Schilling, Orange Is the New Black

Salary: $35,000 per episode
28 of 40 CBS

Judy Sheindlin, Judge Judy

Salary: $47 million per year
29 of 40 Michael Becker/FOX

Jennifer Lopez, American Idol

Salary: $17.5 million per season
30 of 40 Craig Blankenhorn/NBC

Howard Stern, America's Got Talent

Salary: $15 million per year
31 of 40 History

The Harrison Family, Pawn Stars

Salary: $125,000 per episode
32 of 40 Zach Dilgard/Lifetime

Elena Gant, Little Women L.A

Salary: $2,000 per episode
33 of 40 Comedy Central

Jon Stewart, The Daily Show with Jon Stewart

Salary: $25-30 million per year
34 of 40 Heidi Gutman/NBC

Matt Lauer, Today

Salary: $22-25 million per year
35 of 40 Ida Mae Astute/ABC

Robin Roberts, Good Morning America

Salary: $14 million per year
36 of 40 FOX News

Shepard Smith, Fox News

$10 million per year
37 of 40 John Paul Filo/CBS

Scott Pelley, CBS Evening News/60 Minutes

Salary: $7 million per year
38 of 40 Lou Rocco/ABC, Corbis

Whoopi Goldberg and Rosie O'Donnell, The View

Salary: $5 million each per year
39 of 40 Heidi Gutman/ABC

David Muir, ABC World News

Salary: $5 million per year
40 of 40 Heidi Gutman/MSNBC

Ronan Farrow, MSNBC

Salary: $650,000 per year