Modelling is certainly an opulent and sophisticated game for those who have experience in this field, and for those who have a sufficient knowledge of the career they have chosen for themselves. The profession is dame lucrative, if you know how to roll the dice.
According to Forbes, in the entire history of Victoria’s Secret fashion shows, which are known to have hired the best figures and models from around the globe, only 140 super models, have walked the ramp. This means that supermodels are existing in the world in the ratio- one over 50 million people. Now, you can imagine their worth, and these models realize it pretty well too. For the same reason, these models charge a whopping sum of money from the organizers and contractors.
Feminiya, today, is coming up with the super rich and highest paid supermodels of the world. Check out, whether your favourite is amongst them or not.
#1- Gisele Bundchen
Despite of running in her 30s, Gisele is the unbeatable supermodel of the world. Being the most powerful supermodel of the world, Gisele earns a whopping sum from the ramp walks, endorsements, licensing ventures and more. She became the unparalleled force, by grabbing $45 million in her kitty.
#2- Kate Moss
This British beauty has touched 40, but even today she walks the ramp with same glamour and class, she used to do during her 20s. She has earned $9.2 million last year through her endorsements with brands like Mango, Rimmel and Longchamp.
#3- Natalia Vodianova
Fragrance campaigns with brands like Calvin Klein has boosted her earnings. Natalia started her career at just 15. This Russian bomb-shell has walked over 175 ramps, by far. She has clinched third spot in the money race, with $8.6 million as her earnings.
#4- Adriana Lima
This girl is known as Victoria’s Secrets angel since 2000. And that is something, which makes up for most of her earnings, albeit she also endorses Mavi Jeans and Donna Karan. Her wicked and sizzling curves make her rule the number 4th spot in the list, with $7.3 million as her earnings.
#5- Doutzen Kroes
Again, this 27 years old sizzling beauty is Victoria’s Secret Angel. Besides this, she also works for L’Oreal and Tiffany &Co. Born in Netherlands; she has managed to have her waxed statue at Madame Tussauds, Amsterdam. Her earnings revolve around $6.9 million.
#6- Alessandra Ambrosio
She is yet another dazzling Victoria’s Secrets Angel and the first spokes model for the company’s pink line. This Brazilian beauty also endorses leading apparels and jewellery brands of Brazil. She geared up once again after delivering her second baby, in May 2012. She earned an outstanding amount of $6.6 million last year.
#7- Miranda Kerr
This Australian supermodel already bagged her first modelling award, when she was in school, in 1997. She completed her studies and entered the glamorous world of fashion, where began her unstoppable journey to fame, success and money. Her dimples are considered by many as one of the strongest tool for her success. She earned $4 million last year.
#8- Lara Stone
She’s the second Dutch in the list of highest paid models across the globe. She competed in Elite Model Look competition, when she was merely 15. Gap toothed smile and extremely curvaceous body, sets her apart from rest of the models. She has bagged number 8th spot in the world ranking, with $3.8 million as her earnings.
#9- Carolyn Murphy
She has been the flickering face of Estee Lauder, since 2001.having enjoyed lime-light for almost two decades, she still is amongst high-in demand supermodels. She was the cover girl of sports illustrated swimsuit issue, which made her have a whopping $3.5 million in her kitty.
#10- Candice Swanepoel
Candice is a South- African super model. She’s 23 and the youngest model to make it to the top 10 of the highest paid super models of the world. She is another Angel of Victoria’s Secrets and considered to be the most active model of the company. She earned $3.1 million last year.
So, these were the hot and sizzling supermodels, whose curvaceous bodies have earned them an awesome amount of money in their kitty.
Is your favourite among them?