As of 2015, the world's highest paid female models mentioned on the Web include Gisele B��ndchen, Cara Delevinge, Adriana Lima, Doutzen Kroes and Natalia Vodianova. Other highly paid, frequently mentioned models are Miranda Kerr, Joan Smalls, Lara Stone, Alessandra Ambrosio and Candice Swanepoel.Continue Reading
Gisele B��ndchen, the highest-paid fashion model of 2015, collected $44 million in 2015 and $47 million in 2014. At 35, she has 5.5 million Facebook fans and 6 million Instagram followers. In addition to modeling, she designs lingerie and jelly sandals.
Earning $9 million in 2015, Cara Delevinge models for 13 different brands and acts part-time. In 2012, she appeared in the movie "Paper Towns" and is scheduled to appear in "London Fields." She boasts 19 million Instagram followers, 3.7 million Twitter followers and 240,000 Facebook fans.
As Victoria's Secret's longest-serving Angel, Adriana Lima earned $9 million, in large part due to new contracts with Maybelline and Vogue Eyewear. She has 5.4 million Instagram followers, 2.1 Twitter followers and 6 million Facebook fans.
Prior to modeling for L'Or��al and Tiffany & Co., Doutzen Kroes represented Victoria's Secret. With her own line of cashmere sweaters, the 30-year old has 3.4 million Instagram followers and 1.7 million Facebook fans. With $7 million in earnings, Natalia Vodianova models for fragrances Calvin Klein Euphoria and Guerlain Shalimar Souffle de Parfum.Learn more about Art & Literature