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List of Top 10 Highest Paid Bollywood actors 2018

In this article, we provide you top 10 highest paid Bollywood actors 2018. When a film becomes hit or super hit, credit mostly goes to the lead actor, his popularity goes sky high which results in the hike of his salary.

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Here’s about Highest Paid Bollywood Actors, not richest actors while top actors SRK, Amitabh Bachchan, Salman Khan, Aamir Khan, Akshay Kumar, Hrithik Roshan are common in both the lists

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List of top 10 Highest Paid Bollywood Actors 2018

If we talk about the highest paid Bollywood actors 2018, the first name pop-ups in our mind is Superstar Salman Khan who is currently ruling the box office. He is undoubtedly reckoned as the box office king of Bollywood.

So without any other thought, Salman charges a whopping amount of around Rs 50-60 crore for a film excluding the share from the profits. Let’s take a look at the list of top 10 highest paid Bollywood actors 2018.

1- Salman Khan

Salman Khan

Salman Khan

For the past 10 years, Salman Khan is standing at number one position in this coveted list of highest paid actors. This year too, he secured his position and charging around Rs 50-60 crore per film.

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If we add on the profits, his remuneration goes to Rs 80 to 100 crore that is something unbelievable but this is true as the current market value of Salman is sky high.

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Salman Khan’s films like Dabangg, Bodyguard, Dabangg 2, Ready, Ek Tha Tiger, Kick, Prem Ratan Payo, Tiger Zinda Hai, Sultan, Tiger Zinda Hai had broken all the previous box office records. Now, Race 3 is all set to release on 15th June 2018.

2- Aamir Khan

Aamir Khan

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From Rang De Basanti (2006) to Dangal (2016) and Secret Superstar (2018) he had almost done a single film in the year but that became blockbuster at the box office. Whether it is Tare Zameen Par, Ghajini, 3 Idiots and Pk, Dangal all are the gems of Indian cinema.

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Aamir is only Bollywood actor who doesn’t take fees but only receives the share of profits from the film but then also in numbers, he takes home money stands between Rs 55-60 crore for a film.

3- Shah Rukh Khan

Shah Rukh Khan

For the past 27 years, he has been established his larger than stature among his fans and most of his films are super hits and loved by the audience. This DDLJ actor is currently charging anything around Rs 50 Crore per film plus the profit sharing.

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SRK’s films like My Name is Khan (2010), Don 2 (2012), Jab Tak Hai Jaan (2012), Chennai Express (2013) and Happy New year (2014) were big gainers at the business outlets.

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By every passing film, his remuneration is increasing due to his popularity and audience reach. In 2018, his big special film Zeo will hit the screens on the occasion of Merry Christmas 2018.

4- Akshay Kumar

Akshay Kumar

Popularly known as Khiladi of Bollywood, Akshay Kumar has always been in the list of Bollywood’s highest paid actors. Till a few years back, he had been top this list due to his back to back superhits like Garam Masala, Phir Hera Pheri, Welcome, Singh is King and Hey Baby but after that, he had faced some tough times when his every second film was a big flop but he is back with a bang.

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In last few years, he has maximum hits including Airlift, Rustom, Housefull 3, Jolly LLB2, Toilet Ek Prem Katha and then 2018’s Padman. Akshay Kumar charges around Rs 45 Crore for every film which may vary according to the budget of the film.

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5- Hrithik Roshan

Hrithik Roshan

The Greek God of Bollywood Hrithik Roshan is one of the biggest superstars of Hindi film industry. His finest acting skills and the immensely dancing talents that he has inducted him in this list without any second thought.

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His last few films like Kaabil, Agneepath, Krrish 3 and Bang Bang were among the big grosser of Bollywood and he has won six Filmfare Awards for best actor in his kitty. Hrithik Roshan remuneration per film stands in between Rs 40 to 50 crore. His upcoming films include Viky Bahl’s biographical drama Super 30 will hit the screens on 26th Jan 2019.

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6- Ajay Devgn

Ajay Devgn

The next star in the line of Highest paid Bollywood actors 2018 is Ajay Devgn who currently stands at 6th position in this list known for his mind-blowing acting, Ajay also follows the steps of Aamir Khan and does only one or two films in a year.

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Acting sensation Ajay’s films like Raid, Golmaal Again, Baadshaho, Shivaay, Singham Returns and Drishyam that had done really well at the box office. Ajay Devgn charges Rs 35-40 Crore for every film.

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7- Ranveer Singh

Ranveer Singh

Versatile actor Ranveer Singh is the new sensation of Bollywood. Coming from a non-filmi background, Ranveer has surprised everyone with his growth of success in a short span of 8 years. He had started his career with YRF’s superhit film Band Baja Baaraat (2010).

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Bajirao Mastani and Padmaavat turned into one of highest grossing films a Ranveer’s pay packet after these blistering successes is jumped to 15-20 crore per film and with the way he is doing, these numbers would surely increase in near future. Now he is charging Rs 15-20 Crore per film.

8- Ranbir Kapoor

Ranbir Kapoor

Ranbir Kapoor is one of the most glittering star icons of Bollywood. This young superstar of popular Kapoor family had started his career in 2007 with Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Saawariya. Since then, he had given some super hit films like Ae Dil Hai Mushkil, Ajab Prem Ki Gajab Kahaani, Rajneeti, Rockstar and Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani.

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In his 11 years of filmi career, Ranbir had worked with top-notch filmmakers like Imtiaz Ali, Karan Johar, Ayan Mukherjee and Sanjay Leela Bhansali. if we talk about his remuneration, Ranbir is currently charging Rs 20 to 25 crore per film which may vary according to the budget of the film. Biggies like Sanju, Shamshera, Brahmashastra on the way.

9- Amitabh Bachchan

Amitabh Bachchan

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan popularly called as Big B has been established his legacy for the past 50 years now. He is the only actor from the past generation, who is still active and working with utmost passion and enthusiasm.

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In these years, his popularity has not decreased an inch. 75 years old actor has got Best Actor Award for his performance in critically acclaimed film Piku. Big B fees for a film are ranging from Rs 12 to 15 crore and sometimes even more than this.

10- Varun Dhawan

Varun Dhawan, the new superstar and youngest star of Bollywood took the last position of this Highest paid Bollywood actors 2018 list. He is best known for his versatile characters in different kinds of films like Student Of The Year, Badlapur, Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania and Judwaa 2, October.

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He has always experimented with the roles he plays in the film. Currently, he is charging around 12 Crore per film.

This is a complete list of Top 10 Highest paid Bollywood actors 2018. Feel free to comment and share.

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  1. Naina Gaur

    March 16, 2018 at 12:01 pm

    I know that, Salman Khan is one of the high paid Bollywood actor, But Srk you are in 3rd place of this list, I think rupees kam lene lag gaye sir aap ab.

  2. Tamanna Bajaj

    March 16, 2018 at 12:10 pm

    Ranveer singh you are my one of the best Bollywood actors. You always look fresh and cool and yeah your acting is amazing. You should in this list and yeah i am sure for that, Oneday you will be top on this list.

  3. Manjeet

    March 16, 2018 at 5:19 pm

    If we include per year income by movies than, I thik Akshay Kumar is one of the top highest paid Bollywood actor.

  4. Sweeta

    March 17, 2018 at 1:19 pm

    Varun Dhawan also is in this list. Bahut kama re ho Varun Dhawan aap bi ab.

  5. Chetna

    March 17, 2018 at 1:38 pm

    I am sure after some year Ranveer singh will be top highest paid Bollywood actor. He is really amazing actor. My family is crazy for ranveer singh and his movies.

  6. Keshav

    March 21, 2018 at 12:24 pm

    Ranveer Singh First time is in this list.

  7. Mamta

    March 22, 2018 at 10:31 am

    Amitabh sir, Is age me or abi tak aap Bollywood ke top stars ki list me hai, You are really amazing star.

  8. Abhinav Bindra

    March 22, 2018 at 5:27 pm

    Ajay sir aap toh bhaut piche ho highest paid actor ki list me. Mene socha aap 2nd ya 3rd num me hoge is list me.

  9. Kanya

    March 23, 2018 at 10:38 am

    Too much money, what you do with this

  10. Manjeet

    March 28, 2018 at 10:24 am

    Ranveer Singh i am sure you will be on top after 2 years. You are amazing actor and yeah you look always fresh.

  11. Vimal

    March 29, 2018 at 10:28 am

    Amitabh sir, You are a really amazing actor. I like your all movies and yeah your poems too.

  12. Mukul

    March 29, 2018 at 5:26 pm

    Salman sir i am a huge fan of yours, keep shining like this love yaaaa.

  13. Ruhi

    March 30, 2018 at 10:28 am

    I think Varun Dhawan hi ek asia hero hai jiski koi bi movie flop nahi gayi hai..

  14. Joginder

    March 31, 2018 at 5:34 pm

    Congo Varun for reaching this list.

  15. Harshita

    April 4, 2018 at 10:42 am

    I like the movies of Ajay Devgan, He is my favourite Bollywood star because he always gave us amazing movies.

  16. Mukti

    April 5, 2018 at 10:37 am

    Oh saif Ali Khan is not in this list.

  17. Divyanshi

    April 9, 2018 at 1:03 pm

    Hrithik sir, Me apki Krish movie ka wait kr ra hu bhaut time se.. I know this movie will be amazing and top Bollywood movie.

  18. Karuna

    April 10, 2018 at 10:42 am

    I wanted to know about girls makeup and I think they should use much makeup.

  19. Tina

    April 10, 2018 at 10:44 am

    To look good, many actress always try this.

  20. Geetanjali

    April 11, 2018 at 11:01 am

    I knew that Varun will be in the top 10 highest paid Bollywood actors list. deserving

  21. Kartik

    April 12, 2018 at 10:50 am

    if we include other money sources then Srk is on top and no one can match his heights

  22. Joshna Panday

    April 13, 2018 at 10:46 am

    Amitabh sir ek time tha jab aap bi is list me toh me huwa krte the but itni age me or abi bi is list me hai aap, Ye bahut amazing hai. You are the god of Bollywood cinema.

  23. Brijesh

    April 14, 2018 at 10:20 am

    Omg bahut money kamate hai actors.

  24. Varsha

    April 15, 2018 at 3:15 pm

    Ranbir sir apki bahut si movies flop chale gayi hai, but Sanjay Dutt ki Bio pic movie super hit jayegi.

  25. Kunal

    April 17, 2018 at 10:33 am

    At this age Amitabh is in this list. This is amazing.

  26. Chetna

    April 21, 2018 at 10:17 am

    After few years only new actors will be on this list.

  27. Babita

    April 24, 2018 at 10:27 am

    All stars earning too much. They should donate some money to needy people.

  28. Natasha

    April 25, 2018 at 10:32 am

    If we include other business earning of Bollywood heros then i think Shahrukh Khan will be one of the top highest paid actor.

  29. Jiya

    April 25, 2018 at 5:30 pm

    Amitabh Sir you are very handsome at this age. You are my favourite super star and i always follow you.

  30. Emraan

    April 26, 2018 at 10:31 am

    Ajay Sir aap news me bahut kam rete ho.. but movies toh awesome dete ho har time.

  31. Seetal

    May 2, 2018 at 12:52 pm

    Omg itni money.

  32. Urvashi

    May 3, 2018 at 10:19 am

    I think after Sanju Ranveer Kapoor will be 3rd or 4th on this list.

  33. Niharika

    May 4, 2018 at 10:17 am

    Varun Dhawan i think apki koi movie flop nahi gayi hai abi tak.

  34. Mukti

    May 5, 2018 at 10:28 am

    Aap bhaut jaldi is list aa gaye varun.. 🙂

  35. Harvinder

    May 7, 2018 at 10:29 am

    Amitabh sir ek time tha jab aap sabse top me hote the is list me..

  36. Kanika

    May 10, 2018 at 4:22 pm

    Ajay aapki age badte huwe aap or jiyada handsome hote ja re ho.

  37. Diana

    May 11, 2018 at 10:04 am

    Varun bahut jald aap top me hoge is list me i am very sure for this.

  38. Gautam

    May 13, 2018 at 5:38 pm

    Ab new actors ko moka milna chiye jiyda movies me.

  39. Ranjit Roy

    May 14, 2018 at 5:06 pm

    They should give a chance to new face in movies because hum bore ho gaye hai jiyadatar movies me purane hero ko dheakte huwe.

  40. Yashwani

    May 16, 2018 at 10:19 am

    Oh her saal inki payment badti reti hai.. 😉

  41. Ganesha

    May 17, 2018 at 10:25 am

    Ranveer singh i am your big fan because i know you have done so hard work for reach this stage..

  42. Kundan

    May 18, 2018 at 10:36 am

    Hrithik Roshan your body and looks so fantastic. I think you are the one of the handsome actors of cinema.

  43. Priyanka

    May 20, 2018 at 10:15 am

    Salman Khan in 2 saalo tak top me rene waale hai is list me.

  44. Ganesh

    May 21, 2018 at 10:18 am

    Kuch money donate v kia Kro, common people make you films hit but what you do for them?

  45. Kelash

    May 25, 2018 at 10:38 am

    Action movies me jiyada acche lagto ho aap Hrithik sir.

  46. Siksha

    May 28, 2018 at 10:05 am

    Koi bi look rkh lo aape bhaut accha lagta hai Aamir sir. a huge fan

  47. Kumkum

    May 29, 2018 at 10:26 am

    Srk sir apki KKR team ko dil se support kr rha tha, dil tuta babhut is bar.. best wishes for the next season

  48. Rajesh

    May 30, 2018 at 10:13 am

    Mujhe toh Akshay sir ki sab movies acchi lagti hai.. Apni her movie me Akshay sir kuch na kuch social promotion krte hi hai.

  49. Ritesh

    June 4, 2018 at 10:25 am

    Hrithik sir kahan gayab ho gaye ho aap, Movies toh aati nahi hai apki.

  50. Nutan

    June 8, 2018 at 10:45 am

    Is age me bi bhaut fit ho Akshsay sir aap. I am a big fan of your fitness.

  51. Ekta

    June 30, 2018 at 10:33 am

    Salman sirf race 3 hume acchi nahi lagi apki.

  52. Puran

    July 3, 2018 at 10:23 am

    Aamir sir apke movies ki story bahut awesome reti hai.

  53. Kulvant

    July 4, 2018 at 10:09 am

    Jab tak aap movies kroge tab tak aap is list me top me rahinge salman sir. 🙂

  54. Diksha

    July 12, 2018 at 10:24 am

    Varun apki next movie ka wait hai ab.

  55. Jayalakshmi

    July 16, 2018 at 10:07 am

    I thought Shahrukh Khan is on the top position in this list.

  56. Uma

    July 26, 2018 at 10:56 am

    Very soon Ranbir will be top in this list.

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