Gisele Bundchen, Gigi Hadid Top Forbes’ Highest-Paid Models List

Joanna Elizabeth


Published August 31, 2016

Gigi Hadid walks the runway at Tommy Hilfiger's fall-winter 2016 show at New York Fashion Week. Photo: Ovidiu Hrubaru /
Gigi Hadid walks the runway at Tommy Hilfiger’s fall-winter 2016 show at New York Fashion Week. Photo: Ovidiu Hrubaru /

The Forbes World’s Highest-Paid Models list has been unveiled, and no surprise that social media superstars stars are taking over. But is Gisele Bundchen who tops the list for the 14th consecutive year in a row, making an impressive $30.5 million with lucrative deals like Chanel, Carolina Herrera and Pantene. Number 2 is Victoria’s Secret Angel Adriana Lima who raked in $10.5 million with VS, Maybelline and IWC Watches contracts. And two of the top models of the moment, Kendall Jenner and Gigi Hadid (a first timer) also land on the list at number 3 and number 5 respectively. Other first-timers on the list include Barbara Palvin, Jasmine Tookes, Taylor Hill and Lily Aldridge. See the full Highest-Paid Models list below.

1. Gisele Bündchen $30.5 million
2. Adriana Lima $10.5 million
3. Karlie Kloss $10 million
3. Kendall Jenner $10 million
5. Rosie Huntington-Whiteley $9 million
5. Gigi Hadid $9 million
7. Cara Delevingne $8.5 million
8. Candice Swanepoel $7 million
8. Liu Wen $7 million
10. Miranda Kerr $6 million
11. Lara Stone $5.5 million
11. Natalia Vodianova $5.5 million
13. Kate Moss $5 million
13. Alessandro Ambrosio $5 million
13. Doutzen Kroes $5 million
15. Joan Smalls $4.5 million
17. Jasmine Tookes $4 million
17. Barbara Palvin $4 million
17. Taylor Hill $4 million
17. Lily Aldridge $4 million

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