Kendall Jenner is the world’s highest paid model

Kendall Jenner has been crowned as the highest paid model as per the Forbes Magazine with an earning of $22m which is almost equal to £16.6m in 2017.

Kendall Jenner, who is a member of Kardashian family knock Chrissy Teigen, Adriana Lima and Gigi Hadid and secured the top. Ashley Graham is also on the list of top ten. She made her self first plus-sized model on the list ever.

Kendall Jenner

At the age of 22, only Kendall Jenner took the first place as the highest paid model in the list given by Forbes. This year she earned more than double from last year. In 2016 her earning was  $10m (£7.5m), but this year she cracked the record with $22m (£16.6m).

Kendall Jenner walked on the ramp for many famous brands, Alexander Wang, Fendi, Chanel, Marc Jacobs. This year she is also taking part in advertising campaigns for Estee Lauder and Adidas.

Gisele Bundchen

In spite of retiring from catwalk last year,  Gisele Bundchen still comes to the second rank of the list for Forbes highest paid model for the year of 2017.

She posed for Vogue Paris this year and joined some advertising champing, which helps her to earn $17.5m (£13.2m). This Brazilian born hot model is also has been dedicating her time to the fashion industry.

Chrissy Teigen

Christine Diane Teigen is an American model, she is on the list for the first time, thanks to deals with some business brands McDonald’s, Vita Coco and Smirnoff.

She pocketed  $13.5m (£10.2m) in 2017, She also knows for her appearances in Sports Illustrated.

Adriana Lima

Adriana Lima is a Brazilian model and actress, best known as a Victoria’s Secret Angel since 1999.

The Brazilian model earned $10.5m (£7.9m) this year, thanks to Angel and having campaigned with Maybelline and Desigual.

Gigi Hadid

By catwalk at New York, Milan and Paris fashion weeks for Missoni, Balmain, Isabel Marant and Moschino Gigi made $9.5m (£7.2m) this year. She also launched her makeup collection with Maybelline and collaborated with Tommy Hilfiger.

Rosie Huntington-Whiteley

In spite of taking too much time outer to the industry as she has a newborn, but she managed to make $9.5m and secured the fifth place with Gigi.

She connected with Marks and Spencer and ad campaigns for fashion brands Paige and Ugg.

Karlie Kloss

Due to modeling deal with Calvin Klein and Swarovski this American model, as well as a programmer, made $9m (£6.8m) in 2017.

She appeared in Vogue and Harper’s Bazaar, also this year she is returning to Victoria’s secret show after taking a couple of year’s break.

Liu Wen

She made herself proud and China also after covering on the front cover of American Vogue as a first Chinese model. Liu earned $6.5m (£5m) in 2017, thanks to Michael Kors and Anna Sui at New York Fashion Week. She also modeled for Chanel and Puma.


Bella Hadid

For the first time, both Hadid sister is on the list. Bella Hadid, the younger of the two, netting $6m (£4.5m) by working with Chanel, Givenchy, Oscar de la Renta and Lanvin across New York, Paris, Milan and London Fashion Weeks.

She is the youngest model in the ranking with 21 age.

Ashley Graham

Ashley Graham is the first plus-sized model on the list. She pocketed $5.5m (£4.1m) in 2017.

She has also appeared on the front cover of Elle, Vogue and Glamour this year.


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