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You'll Never Guess the HIGHEST Paid TV Star!

by Vanessa Ryan

If you gave us a day to try to guess who came in at number one, we couldn't. What the?! She's loaded...who knew?!

12 . Blake Shelton (The Voice) .. $8 million ($4 million per cycle)

11 . Mariska Hargitay (Law & Order: SVU) ... $8.8 million per year (400,000 per episode)

10. Jimmy Kimmel (Jimmy Kimmel Live) ... $10 million per year

9 . Mark Harmon (NCIS) ... $11.5 million per year ($525,000 per episode)

8 . Jon Cryer (Two and a Half Men) ... $14.3 million per year ($650,000 per episode)

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

6. Ashton Kutcher (Two and a Half Men) ... $16.5 million per year ($750,000 per episode)

5 . David Letterman (Late Show) ... $20 million per year

4 . Kaley Cuoco-Sweeting, Jim Parsons & Johnny Galecki (The Big Bang Theory) ... A reported $24 million per year ($1 million per episode)

3 . Matt Lauer (NBC) ... $22-25 million per year

2 . Jon Stewart (The Daily Show) ... $25-30 million per year

1. Judy Sheindlin (Judge Judy) ... $47 million per year

~BS and Vanessa