Melbourne: Australian models Miranda Kerr, Abbey Lee Kershaw, Jennifer Hawkins and Elle Macpherson have all made it to the top earning model list.
‘Grazia’ magazine has come up with a list of the 11 highest paid models in the world in their latest issue and listed Kerrshaw’s earnings as more than the Royals.
According to the list the Melbourne-born model earns 100,000 dollars a week, making her one of the highest paid models on the planet, the Daily Telegraph reported.
Supermodel mum Kerr has a net worth of 11.4 million dollars, while Hawkins earns 5 million dollars a year.
However, industry veteran Macpherson dwarfs all of their salaries with a total worth of 57 million dollars.
Kathy Ireland has been listed as the richest model in the world with a fortune of 333 million dollars.
Supermodel Kate Moss is worth 75 million dollars, while her rival Naomi Campbell has 47 million dollars.
Tipped by Forbes to become the “world’s first billionaire supermodel”, Gisele Bundchen has an estimated fortune of 238 million dollars.
Runway stalwarts Claudia Schiffer and Heidi Klum are worth 52 million dollars and 68 million dollars respectively.
TV personality Tyra Banks is another one of the big earners with profits from her television and beauty empire totalling 85 million dollars.
The list of the highest paid models:
Abbey Lee Kershaw