6. Kerry Washington – $13.5 Million
Kerry Washington, an American actress, has earned wide public attention for starring in the ABC drama ‘Scandal’, in which she plays Olivia Pope, a crisis management specialist to politicians and power brokers. Her skill and beauty win the appeal of many companies. Along with the acting, she is also doing adds with Apple Music, Neutrogena, and Movado. She also got the chance of the big screen, but it appears that she enjoyed Shonda Rhymes character. Kerry has also received the President Award for civil rights service. In the year 2016, she also portrayed Anita Hill in the HBO television film called ‘Confirmation’ and got nominated for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited Series or a Movie for the Primetime Emmy Award.