Here’s how much our favourite actresses earn

Actors are some of the highest-paid people in the world of entertainment. Let’s take a look at the top 10 actresses in the “K-industry” in 2017 based on their earnings.

10. Bae Suzy

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Known for her roles in Uncontrollably Fond and While You Were Sleeping, Suzy earns approximately USD 16,700 per episode.

9. Park Shin Hye

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Widely known for her characters in The Heirs and Pinnochio, she earns around USD 21,000 per episode.

8. Park Bo Young

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Having starred in Strong Woman Do Bong Soon, Bo Young is reported to be earning USD 25,000 per episode.

7. Shin Min Ah

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According to insiders, the Oh My Venus actress earns USD 25,000 per episode.

6. Gong Hyo Jin

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Often referred as a Kdrama queen due to her roles in The Producers and It’s Okay, That’s Love, Hyo Jin earns USD 33,400 per episode.

5. Kim Tae Hee

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Tae Hee earns USD 33,400 per episode, with each brand endorsement for USD 58,900.

4. Song Hye Kyo

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Best known for her roles in Full House and Descendants of the Sun, Hye Kyo earns USD 41,800 per episode.

3. Ha Ji Won

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Earning approximately USD 41,800 per episode, Ha Ji Won is best known for her characters in Empress Ki and Hospital Ship.

2. Lee Young Ae

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Young Ae is widely known for her drama Jewel in the Palace. Today, she’s reported to have been earning USD 83,500 per episode.

1. Jun Ji Hyun

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Actress Joi Hyun is best known for My Love from the Star and Legend of the Blue Sea. She earns around USD 83,500 per episode.

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