HIGHEST PAID STARS BY GENRE

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DRAMA (per episode)

Mark Harmon (NCIS): $525,000 + points

Claire Danes (Homeland): $250,000

Michael Weatherly (NCIS): $250,000

Peter Dinklage (Game of Thrones): $150,000

Tatiana Maslany (Orphan Black): $50,000

COMEDY (per episode)

Ashton Kutcher (Two and a Half Men): $750,000

Jason Segel (How I Met Your Mother): $225,000

Amy Poehler (Parks and Recreation): $200,000

Robin Williams (The Crazy Ones): $165,000

Max Greenfield (New Girl): $75,000

REALITY

Howard Stern (America's Got Talent): $15 million per year

Keith Urban (American Idol): $5 million per year

Blake Shelton (The Voice): $4 million per cycle

RuPaul (RuPaul's Drag Race): $50,000 per episode

Reza Farahan (Shahs of Sunset): $18,000 per episode

LATE NIGHT (per year)

Jon Stewart (The Daily Show): $25-30 million

• Jay Leno (The Tonight Show): $20 million • David Letterman (Late Night): $20 million • Jimmy Kimmel (Jimmy Kimmel Live): $10 million • Andy Cohen (Watch What Happens Live): $2 million NEWS (per year) • Matt Lauer (NBC): $22-25 million • Rachel Maddow (MSNBC): $7 million • Megyn Kelly (Fox News Channel): $6 million • Scott Pelley (CBS): $5 million • Chris Cuomo (CNN): $2.000 .5 million DAYTIME/SYNDICATION (per year) • Judy Sheindlin (Judge Judy): $47 million • Katie Couric (Katie): $10 million • Michael Strahan (Live with Kelly and Michael): $4 million • Sharon Osbourne (The Talk): $1 million • Aisha Tyler (The Talk): $500.

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