Forbes rich list has just revealed the top ten richest and highest paid super models with Gisele Bundchen taking the lead and earning $30.5 million -an amount almost three times much more than the others trialing behind such as, Adriana Lima, Kendall Jenner etc..as listed below.
The world of Fashion and Modeling are part of the world’s fantasies and the industry has been scooping in millions and billions of dollars every year for decades. After much survey, Forbes came up with highest paid model list and so BuzzNigeria brings you the count down on the aforementioned super models and how their millions keeps rolling in.
Word’s Highest Paid Super Models 2016
1. Gisele Bündchen
Age: 36 years
Earnings: This year – $30.5 million.
Gisele Bündchen has been on top of this list for 14 consecutive years as the highest-paid model every year since 2002. The retire model may have seen her earnings plummet by more than a quarter, but she is still far and away the queen of the catwalk thanks to her deals with Chanel, Carolina Herrera, Pantene – not to mention her own ranges of lingerie and skincare.
Bündchen is married to American football quarterback Tom Brady and has two children.
2. Adriana Lima
Age: 35 years
Earnings: This year – $10.5 million
Brazilian Adriana Lima has been a Victoria’s Secret model since 2000, making her their longest serving ‘Angel’. But her income is not limited to the underwear brand. She also rakes in the cash from endorsement deals with the likes of Maybelline, Vogue Eyewear and IWC watches.
Like Gisele, Adriana has two children. She was married to NBA player Marko Jarić, but the couple parted ways in 2014.
3. Kendall Jenner
Age: 20 years
Earnings: This year – $10 million.
Stepping out of the shadows of the Kardashains family reality TV, the twin is making name for herself in the world of fashion modeling.
Checkout the full top 10 rankings of this year’s highest paid super models below:
1) Gisele Bundchen: $30.5 million
2) Adriana Lima: $10.5 million
3) Kendall Jenner and Karlie Kloss: $10 million
5) Gigi Hadid and Rosie Huntington-Whiteley: $9 million
7) Cara Delevingne: $8.5 million
8) Candice Swanepoel and Liu Wen: $7 million
10) Miranda Kerr: $6 million