Gisele Bundchen is a Brazilian supermodel. The model has had lucrative deals with brands like Chanel, H&M, and Carolina Herrera. She has also been the face for Pantene hair care products and dental wellness with brands like Oral-B. She also has a shoe and lingerie line of her own, which helps her make quite a bit. Sadly, Bundchen announced her retirement from modeling.
Earning $11 million a year, Adriana Lima’s net worth will definitely make your jaw drop. This beauty is best known as the longest-running Victoria’s Secret angel. Lima has worked with brands like Giorgio Armani, Vera Wang, Versace, and Guess, among others. She has also appeared in TV shows like How I Met Your Mother and Ugly Betty.
Kendall Jenner became one of the highest-paid models in the industry and has cemented her position. The supermodel is also known for her family’s reality TV show Keeping Up With The Karadashians. The model has worked with brands like Calvin Klein, Marc Jacobs, Estee Lauder, and Fendi. With her modeling assignments, the show, and social media, she bagged a jaw-dropping $22 million last year itself.
Dutch-born model Doutzen Kroes can be seen on various L’oreal hoardings. Kroes often refers to herself as a “tomboy” in her early youth. Her rising career as a supermodel would never agree with her claim, though. The model is also known for her resemblance to the late legendary actor Grace Kelly. In 2018, the model and actress acquired $10 million from her various endeavors.
A supermodel and an entrepreneur, Karlie Kloss has done well in the industry. The runway model has been on the cover of Vogue and is also the face of well-known brands like Nike, Lancaster, and Donna Karan. She has been a Victoria’s Secret angel for five years and is also a trained ballet dancer. In 2018 alone, the supermodel earned $14 million.
The supermodel was born in England and signed up with a modeling agency while still in school. She first became the face of Levi’s and soon was a part of Victoria’s Secret angels. But it wasn’t until she became the face of Burberry that people took notice. The model and actress earned a whopping $11 million in 2018, becoming one of the highest-paid models in the industry.
Thanks to her contracts with brands like Tommy Hilfiger, Versace, and BMW, the supermodel makes about $10 million a year. You may probably recognize her as the sultry face of Maybelline. The soon-to-be-mom has made quite a nice fortune of her own, and that does not include her father’s net worth of $65 million. Let us just say that the family has success embedded in them.
Considering her talent, it is no wonder that Cara Delevingne has amassed a small fortune for herself already. The 28-year-old is one of the highest-paid English supermodels. Cara is also known for her roles in Anna Karenina, Paper Towns, and Suicide Squad. Her endorsements with brands and modeling assignments for Zara, Chanel, H&M are worth $9 million a year.
We all are aware of who Chrissy Teigen is, and we are all fond of her. Apart from being the Queen of Twitter, she is also one of the highest-grossing models in the world. Though her net worth, when combined with that of her husband, is $75 million, she still earned $10 million a year all on her own. Chrissy also has cookbooks in her repertoire.
Joan Smalls is one of the most sought-after models. She has walked the ramp for almost all major beauty and fashion brands. In 2010, she was paid to exclusively walk the runway for Givenchy’s Spring Collection. Smalls spent her initial earnings on a car for her father, and now that she earns $8.5 million a year, the cost doesn’t bother her.
Like we said, success runs in the Hadid family. Bella Hadid is Gigi Hadid’s younger sister but is as independent as one can get. Bella has successfully walked the ramp multiple times during the fashion week in Milan, Paris, and NYC. Although Dior was quick to snatch her up for themselves, she continued to walk for brands like Bulgarie, Fendi, and Tag Heuer.
Candice Swanepoel is yet another Victoria’s Secret angel, and it’s no surprise that she is one of the highest-grossing models. The South African model has appeared on the international editions of many magazines Elle, Harper’s Bazaar, GQ, Vogue, Cosmo, and Marie Claire. In 2013, she appeared on the cover for Victoria’s Secret’s swim catalog. The lingerie deal proceeded at a whopping $10 million.
Known as the first-ever Asian Victoria’s Secret angel, Lui Wen is also one of the highest-paid. Her editorial credits include high-end brands like Calvin Klein, Dolce & Gabbana, Hugo Boss, Chanel, Lagerfeld, and Oscar De La Renta. Wen garnered international attention after her editorial appearances for Karl Lagerfeld and Viktor & Rolf. She has also been a part of Vogue and Harper’s Bazaar’s Chinese editions.
Jourdan Dunn joined the highest-paid models list back in 2014. This transition was possible due to cosmetic contracts with brands like Maybelline and Burberry. Dunn has walked the walk of fame for brands like Ann Taylor, Calvin Klein, VS, DKNY, YSL, Tommy Hilfiger, and more. She made history by becoming the first woman of color to walk for Prada back in 2008.
Ashley Graham is a role model for every curvy woman out there. The woman carries confidence like no other and is not one to give into body shamers. The famed face has walked the runway for luxury brands like Nordstrom, Michael Kors, and Claiborne. She was also a part of a Levi’s campaign but is best known as the first plus-size model to grace the Sports Illustrated magazine.
Behati Prinsloo is a Namibian supermodel who has walked for high-end brands like Chanel, Miu Miu, and Prada. The model has also been a part of ad campaigns for Chanel, Gap, Hugo Boss, and Tommy Hilfiger, among others. Prinsloo is also a Victoria’s Secret angel, and she gained even more attention after her relationship with Maroon 5 singer Adam Levine became public.
Emily Ratajkowski is deemed as one of the hottest sex symbols, according to Rolling Stone. The model has recently been seen on screen in movies like Entourage, Gone Girl, and We Are Your Friends. However, it was her appearance in Robin Thicke’s “Blurred Lines” that got her even more fame. It’s a surprise that she is still not a Victoria’s Secret angel.
Elsa Hosk is a Swedish model best known as one of the angels from Victoria’s Secret. Her modeling resume includes brands like Dolce & Gabbana, Anna Sui, H&M, Guess, Lilly Pulitzer, and Dior. She wore the Fantasy Bra in 2018, which was worth a million dollars. Apart from walking the runway, Hosk has also been a professional basketball player for two years.
Even though Gerber is new to the world of modeling, she has had a surprising number of big deals. The model debuted at the runway in 2017 and has bagged Alexandra Wang, Burberry, Chanel, Moschino, and many more since. Along with that, she has also had a Louis Vuitton collection in collaboration with Karl Lagerfeld, which is called Karl x Kaia.
Winni Harlow’s rise to fame, from being yet another contestant in America’s Top Model to being one of the most sought after models, is a story worth knowing. Winnie broke barriers and stereotypes in the modeling industry. Since then, the supermodel has signed brands like Desigual and Swarovski, among others, with various covers and awards. She was also seen in music videos for “Lemonade,” “Guts Over Fear,” and “The One.”