Top 10 Highest Paid Models Of 2017, List Unveiled By Forbes

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Forbes shared the list of highest paid models of 2017. This year Gisele Bündchen was dethroned by Kendall Jenner who was on the fourth spot in the last year. Furthermore, there are many surprises in the list. So we have brought you top 10 highest paid models of 2017 according to Forbes.


10. Ashley Graham


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Ashley Graham’s entry in the list shows that the fashion world is making a transition and now they are investing in plus sized models. She has proved that the orthodox mindset is changing in the fashion world.


9. Bella Hadid


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Bella Hadid entered the list of top ten. Likewise, her sister she is now getting ultimate success in the modeling world. She earned $6 Million to grab the ninth spot. Her prime sources of income are Nike and Nars cosmetics.


8. Liu Wen


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Although, the Chinese supermodel earned comparatively lesser than the amount she earned in the last year, but she still managed to crawl one step up and grabbed the eighth spot in the list of Highest paid models 2017. She earned $6.5 Million in the year.


7. Karlie Kloss



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Karlie slipped a few spots and stopped at seventh. This year the former Victoria’s secret angel bagged $9 million which is $1 million less than her income in the last year.


6. Rosie Huntington-Whiteley



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The model and actress, and the former Victoria’s Secret Angel clinched the deal with Burberry Oscar, De La Renta and Vera Wang. According to Forbes, she bagged $9.5 Million to grab the fifth spot along with Gigi Hadid.


5. Gigi Hadid


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Gigi Hadid was on the fifth spot last year and this year she holds up to her spot. She got a slight increment this year. Her income was $9 million in the previous year, but now it is hiked up to $9.5 Million. She has been holding deals with Tommy Hilfiger, Fendi and Moschino.


4. Adriana Lima

Adriana Lima dropped 2 spots this year. “The most valuable Victoria’s Secret Angel “made the same amount as she earned in the previous year ($10.5 Million). But this time she landed on the fourth spot.


3. Chrissy Teigen


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She is a new name in the list. The American model earns money from fashion and besides it. She is holding deal with Vita Coco and Smirnoff. Because of which, she managed to earn $13.5 million.


2. Gisele Bündchen


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Gisele Bündchen has earned less this year. Last year her income was $30.5 million but this year it was $17.5 million. Despite this, she managed to get the second spot in the list. Her prime sources of income are Arezzo shoes and Vivara jewelry.


1. Kendall Jenner


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Last year Kendall earned $10 million to grab the fourth spot but this year her income doubled. She earned $22 million from the deals with Adidas, Kendall + Kylie clothing line and La Perla. Moreover, she got 85 million followers on Instagram that made her the first choice of the brands for online advertisements.

Which one is your favorite in the list? Share in the comments.

Want to know the top ten highest paid models of 2016? Check here. Do you know the highest paid Bollywood actors of 2017 ? Check out, who made to the list of Highest paid actresses of 2017 as per Forbes.

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