Top 15 Highest Paid Actors in Indian Cinema

5. Prabas

Occupation: Actor
Year active: 2002–Present
Notable films: Baahubali: The Beginning, Mirchi, Rebel, Chhatrapati, Varsham, Mr Perfect, Chakram, Billa
DOB: October 23, 1979 (age 38), Chennai
Remuneration: 30 Crores

4. Akshay Kumar

Akshay Kumar
Predominantly appears in: Hindi cinema
Years active: 1991 – Present
Occupation: Actor, producer, presenter
Notable Films: Rowdy Rathore, Boss, Khiladi 786, OMG – My God, Hera Pheri
DOB: September 9, 1967 (age 50)
Remuneration: 35 – 40 Crores

3. Amir Khan

Aamir Khan
Predominantly appears in: Hindi cinema
Years active: 1984 – Present
Occupation: Actor, producer, director, screenwriter, television personality, social worker
Notable Films: PK, Dhoom 3, 3 Idiots, Like Stars on Earth, Ghajini, Dangal
DOB: March 14, 1965 (age 49)
Remuneration: 50 – 55 crores + share in the profit

2. Salman Khan

Salman Khan
Predominantly appears in: Hindi Cinema
Years active: 1988 – Present
Occupation: Actor, film producer, television personality, philanthropist, singer
Notable Films: Kick, Ek tha Tiger, Jai Ho, Wanted, Maine Pyar Kiya
DOB: December 27, 1965 (age 52)
Remuneration: 60 Crores + share in the profit

1. Rajinikanth

Predominantly appears in: Tamil cinema
Years active: 1975 – Present
Occupation: Film actor, producer, screenwriter, playback singer
Notable Films: Lingaa, Kochadaiiyaan, Enthiran, Sivaji, Baashha
DOB: December 12, 1950 (age 67)
Remuneration: 60 – 65 Crores + share in the profit

Rajinikanth, presently the Highest Paid Actor in India. Rajini earned fans around the world and one of the popular actors in Asia. He received 26 Crore for the film ‘Shivaji’ in 2007 and earned total payment of 57 crores including a share of the profit for the film Endhiran ( The Robo). Sources reveal that Rajini is getting anywhere 40-50 crore per film apart from a share of the film’s profit. He appears just in few films for 2 to 3 years.
Note: The Remuneration of the Actors is an estimation, information gathered from News, Budget and Box office collection of the films.

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