The reality star family has been making the talk show publicity rounds to promote their memoir/self-help book, and it’s paying off: According to The Daily Beast, American television personality Kim Kardashian has been named the highest-paid reality star this year. Checkout the star list below.
The middle Kardashian sister has brought in $6 million this year for her TV shows, product endorsements, Dash boutiques, skincare line and other promotional appearances.
Also on the highest-paid list: ‘The Hills’ star Lauren Conrad, ‘Jersey Shore’ star Mike ‘The Situation’ Sorrentino and celeb mom Kate Gosselin.
“Jersey Shore’s” resident ab-man Michael “The Situation” Sorrentino took sixth with an estimated $3 million, Khloe Kardashian landed in seventh with $2.5 million, while sister Kourtney took eighth place with the same salary.
Kate Gosselin who landed the No. 5 spot. While her ex-husband Jon Gosselin may have fallen off the radar, Kate stayed in the spotlight – fox trotting this past spring to a mid-season placement on “Dancing with the Stars’” Season 10, fronting two TLC reality shows, and writing a host of books. Her paycheck for the year? A fat $3.5 million, according to the website.