With the high quality of talent working in television today, it comes as no surprise that those who reign supreme on the small screen can demand a hefty paycheck in return. These actresses are making the most of TV’s current golden era and – as of 2015 – they have some of the highest net worths in show business.
19. Kerry Washington – $8 million
While her episode-by-episode earnings may be less than what most women on this list bring home, Kerry Washington, who secured $80,000 for each instalment of Scandal, is still estimated to be worth a whopping $8 million. Thanks to her savvy business acumen, which includes a continued endorsement of Movado watches, Washington keeps her bank balance higher than the average actor.