The annual Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show is set to heat up television screens around the world on Tuesday, November, 28. A new report from CableTV.com lists the highest-paid models on the VS runway each year for the past 10 years.
•Heidi Klum was the Victoria’s Secret model with the highest yearly earnings over the past ten years, coming in at a whopping $14 million. 2009 was her last year on the Victoria’s Secret runway.
•Doutzen Kroes reached her richest runway days with Victoria’s Secret in 2013. The following year she ended her seven-year run with Victoria’s Secret.
•In 2014, Alessandra Ambrosio dropped off the top-three list for the first time since 2009.
•Joan Smalls made her way into the top three in her fourth year on the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show. Her bump in income was influenced by the music videos she appeared in during 2013, including “Yoncé!” by Beyoncé.
•Although her appearance was cut last minute, CableTV.com still found data from newcomer Gigi Hadid who reported over $9 million in earnings last year.
Here’s the full report: https://www.cabletv.com/blog/the-biggest-bank-accounts-on-the-victorias-secret-runway/
Methodology: CableTV.com pulled reports showing the full model lineups for each year over the past decade and compared them against Forbes’ highest paid model reports for the previous year to identify the top three models stepping on the runway with the biggest bank accounts each year for the past ten years.