India’s highest-earning celebrities | 2017 Forbes India Celebrity 100

Forbes has revealed its much awaited 2017 Forbes India Celebrity 100 in which the names and income of the highest-earning celebrities are given.

The list is of great importance and interest because we come to learn of the income and net worth of leading celebrities like Priyanka Chopra, Deepika Padukone, Salman Khan, Shah Rukh Khan etc.

In the latest list, Salman Khan rules the roost of the highest paying celebrities with an annual income of Rs. 232.83 crore.

His blockbuster movies like Tubelight and Tiger Zinda Hai in addition to lucrative endorsement deals of several leading consumer brands have contributed to the immense income and networth.

Shah Rukh Khan came second in the Forbes list with an annual income of Rs. 170.5 crore.

Virat Kohli, the captain of India’s cricket tem, came third with an income of Rs. 100.72 crore.

The cumulative earnings of the top three celebrities is Rs. 504.05 crore. Last year, the top three celebrities earned Rs. 626.52 crore.

PV Sindhu, the shuttler who has done the nation proud, earned income of Rs. 57.25 crore. Her income and earnings have risen nearly 17 times. Sindhu is the highest money gainer. Her income was propelled by several brand endorsements following her 2016 Rio Olympics silver medal.

Salman Khan income

Rank Name Earnings (In Rs. crore) Age
1 Salman Khan 232.83 51
2 Shah Rukh Khan 170.50 52
3 Virat Kohli 100.72 29
4 Akshay Kumar 98.25 50
5 Sachin Tendulkar 82.50 44
6 Aamir Khan 68.75 52
7 Priyanka Chopra 68 35
8 MS Dhoni 63.77 36
9 Hrithik Roshan 63.12 43
10 Ranveer Singh 62.63 32
11 Deepika Padukone 59.45 31
12 A. R. Rahman 57.63 50
13 P. V. Sindhu 57.25 22
14 Ranbir Kapoor 55.33 35
15 S. S. Rajamouli 55 44
16 Ajay Devgn 48.83 48
17 Arijit Singh 48.67 30
18 Kapil Sharma 48 36
19 Varun Dhawan 43.50 30
20 Amitabh Bachchan 40 75
21 Alia Bhatt 39.88 24
22 Prabhas 36.25 38
23 Ravichandran Ashwin 34.67 31
24 Ravindra Jadeja 34.58 29
25 Suriya 34 42
26 Kangana Ranaut 32 30
27 Ajith Kumar 31.75 46
28 Salim-Sulaiman 31.05 42, 45
29 Saina Nehwal 31 27
30 Rohit Sharma 30.82 30
31 Vijay 29 43
32 Anushka Sharma 28.25 29
33 Pritam 25.69 46
34 Sanjeev Kapoor 24.85 53
35 Badshah 23.14 32
36 Rana Daggubati 22 33
37 Mahesh Babu 19.63 42
38 Mika Singh 18.59 40
39 Jayam Ravi 18 37
40 Sonu Nigam 17.35 44
41 Sunidhi Chauhan 16.17 34
42 Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy 16 50, 54, NA
43 Shikhar Dhawan 15.94 32
44 Shahid Kapoor 15.88 36
45 Sonakshi Sinha 15.13 30
46 Nawazuddin Siddiqui 15.10 43
47 Kabir Khan 15 46
47 Kareena Kapoor Khan 15 37
49 All India Bakchod 14.95 Tanmay Bhat- 30, Ashish Shakya -30, Gursimran Khamba- 27, Rohan Joshi- 29
50 David Dhawan 14.75 62
51 Irrfan Khan 14.38 50
52 Karan Johar 14.13 45
52 John Abraham 14.13 44
54 Vijay Sethupathi 14.08 39
55 Sonam Kapoor 14 32
56 Katrina Kaif 13.83 34
57 Jacqueline Fernandez 13.63 32
58 Kajol 13.38 43
59 Diljit Dosanjh 13.36 33
60 Milan Lutharia 12.67 49
61 Imtiaz Ali 12.50 46
61 Sushant Singh Rajput 12.50 31
63 Anirban Lahiri 12.44 30
64 Neha Kakkar 12.21 29
65 Saif Ali Khan 12.17 47
66 Tiger Shroff 11.94 27
67 Farhan Akhtar 11.92 43
68 Yuvraj Singh 11.60 36
69 Pawan Kalyan 11.33 46
70 Dhanush 11.25 34
70 Vishal Bhardwaj 11.25 52
72 Parineeti Chopra 11.19 29
73 Mohanlal 11.03 57
74 Arjun Kapoor 10.83 32
75 Vir Das 9.95 38
76 Shraddha Kapoor 9.88 30
77 Sunil Grover 9.83 40
78 Sidharth Malhotra 9.31 32
79 Dulquer Salman 9.28 31
80 Anurag Basu 8.35 43
81 Allu Arjun 7.74 34
82 Chetan Bhagat 7.15 43
83 Kidambi Srikanth 6.13 24
84 Amish Tripathi 5.88 43
85 Ajinkya Rahane 5.56 29
86 Cheteshwar Pujara 5.48 29
87 Murali Vijay 4.20 33
88 Ali Asgar 4.19 51
89 KL Rahul 4.04 25
90 Umesh Yadav 3.94 30
91 Shabir Alhuwalia 3.49 38
92 Sugandha Mishra 3.39 29
93 Bharti Singh 3.25 33
94 Hardik Pandya 3.04 24
95 Karan Patel 2.95 34
96 Divyanka Tripathi Dahiya 2.92 33
97 Krushna Abhishek 2.90 34
98 Sania Mirza 2.80 31
99 Bhuvneshwar Kumar 2.53 27
100 Sunil Chhetri 2.30 33
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