- Last Updated: Thursday, 20 August 2015 18:22
At only 25, Hunger Games star Jennifer Lawrence has topped the list for the highest-paid actresses with $52 million in her pockets, according to Forbes. Scarlett Johannson came in second earning $35.5 million. Other actresses on the list include Melissa McCarthy, Jennifer Aniston, Meryl Streep, Amanda Seyfried, Anne Hathaway and Chinese star Bingbing Fan. The numbers are not soley based on movie salaries, but also include endorsement deals, in case you're wondering how someone like Scarlettt Johansson beat out Melissa McCarthy, Juia Roberts and Anne Hathway. Check out how much these actresses are worth.
Although the ladies are raking in the bucks, Forbes reports that women are making $660 million less than their male counterparts on the Highest-Paid Actors List. Forbes attributes the disparity to lack of female roles and actresses are often paid less than actors.
Below are the actresses ranking according to earnings.
• Jennifer Lawrence: $52,000,000
• Scarlett Johansson: $35,500,000
• Melissa McCarthy: $23,000,000
• Bingbing Fan: $21,000,000
• Jennifer Aniston: $16,500,000
• Julia Roberts: $16,000,000
• Angelina Jolie: $15,000,000
• Reese Witherspoon: $15,000,000
• Anne Hathaway: $12,000,000
• Kristen Stewart: $12,000,000
• Cameron Diaz: $11,000,000
• Gwyneth Paltrow: $9,000,000
• Meryl Streep: $8,000,000
• Amanda Seyfried: $8,000,000
• Sandra Bullock: $8,000,000
• Emma Stone: $6,500,000
• Mila Kunis: $6,500,000
• Natalie Portman: $6,000,000