10 Highest Paid Bigg Boss Contestants of All Time


Celebrities now frequently use reality television as a stage to display their personalities and engage with viewers on a personal level. Bigg Boss stands out as one of the most well-known and divisive programmes in India among these reality shows.

10 Highest Paid Bigg Boss Contestants of All Time

Over time, it has not only entertained many people but also given famous people a chance to advance their careers and make good money. This article will examine Bigg Boss and list the ten highest-paid contestants ever.


10 Highest Paid Bigg Boss Contestants of All Time

1. Karan Kundra 

Karan Kundra 

One of the most well-liked and well-known participants on the show was Karan Kundrra. According to some sources, Karan Kundrra earned 4.5 crores for the entire season, making him not just the highest-paid competitor of the year but also the highest-paid in Bigg Boss history.

  • Bigg Boss Season: 15
  • Earnings: Rs 4.5cr for the entire season

2. Dipika Kakkar 

Dipika Kakkar

The season 12 winner was the actress who gained notoriety for her role in Sasural Simar Ka. The actress was the season’s standout performer. The actress demanded Rs. 15 lakhs per week in exchange for being in the spotlight.

  • Bigg Boss Season: 12
  • Earnings: 15L per week

3. Sidharth Shukla

Sidharth Shukla

Bigg Boss 13 champion Sidharth Shukla, who passed away, was a formidable presence within the house. His charismatic appeal and commanding presence helped him win the Bigg Boss competition and rank among the highest earners in the show’s history.

  • Bigg Boss Season: 13
  • Earnings: 9 lakh per week

4. Hina Khan

Hina Khan

A well-known television actress named Hina Khan took part in Bigg Boss 11. She became one of the highest-paid competitors in the show’s history thanks to her excellent sense of style and unashamedly strong ideas, which helped her place as the second runner-up and receive a large sum of money.

  • Bigg Boss Season: 11
  • Earnings: 8 lakh per week

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5. Rashami Desai

Rashami Desai

The journey of Rashami Desai in Bigg Boss 13 was fraught with ups and downs. She became well-known and received a substantial salary for her time on the show because of her tenacity in the face of difficulties and her capacity to defend herself.

  • Bigg Boss Season: 13
  • Earnings: ₹1.2-1.5 crore

6. Rubina Dilaik

Rubina Dilaik

Rubina Dilaik’s journey in Bigg Boss 14 was marked by her unwavering opinions and emotional moments. Her popularity, culminating in her victory on the show, translated into both the winner’s title and an impressive paycheck.

  • Bigg Boss Season: 14
  • Earnings: ₹5 lacks per week (est. ₹7-8 crore for the entire season)

7. Shehnaaz Gill

Shehnaaz Gill

Shehnaaz Gill amassed a sizable fan base thanks to her charming and engaging actions in Bigg Boss 13. Her endearing personality led to substantial money and a wealth of options after the show.

  • Bigg Boss Season: 13
  • Earnings: ₹1.5 crore

8. Shilpa Shinde

Shilpa Shinde

Shilpa Shinde, winner of Bigg Boss 11, made headlines for her dramatic journey in the house. Her ability to stir up controversies and her emotional roller-coaster earned her not just the winner’s trophy but also a substantial paycheck, setting new standards for contestant earnings.

  • Bigg Boss Season: 11
  • Earnings: ₹6.5 crore

9. Khali


In the fourth season of the show, “The Great Khali,” entered the Bigg Boss house. Although he wasn’t one of the top 10 contestants in terms of pay, his contribution to the show was unquestionably significant. Khali, who is well-known for his towering presence and distinguished wrestling history, brought a distinctive dynamism to the house.

  • Bigg Boss Season: 4
  • Earnings: 50 lakhs per week

10. Sreesanth


The public was shocked when they heard that Sreesanth was entering the Bigg Boss house. The former Indian Bowler became the highest-paid contender at the time thanks to the buzz surrounding his fame. Each week, he demanded Rs 50 lakhs.

  • Bigg Boss Season: 12
  • Earnings: 50 lakh per week

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