10. Gal Gadot
$10 million is the amount that the “Wonder Woman” starlet has taken home this year. Gadot is the face of a makeup company Revlon and has been creating the second “Wonder Woman” film, “Wonder Woman 1984”, making her major moola.
9. Melissa McCarthy
$12 million is the amount that comedian and actress Melissa McCarthy is pulling in for her parts in “Life Of The Party” and soon to be released “Happytime Murders” and “Can You Ever Forgive Me”.
8. Cate Blanchett
$12.5 million a nice payday for both “Thor: Ragnarok” and soon to be released “The House With A Clock In Its Walls”. The Australian actress Cate Blanchett can throw a metric ton of shrimp on the bbq with that cheque.
7. Julia Roberts
$13 million was Julia Roberts take away from 2018. The actress earned the millions in part due to her role in “Wonder”, but mostly from her cosmetics deal and income from prior films.
6. Mila Kunis
$16 million is a fine sum of cash to obtain in one year. Mila Kunis was the star of “Bad Moms” and “The Spy Who Dumped Me”, which both did well at the box office.
5. Reese Witherspoon
$16.5 million is what Reese Witherspoon is taking home this year. The Actress made bank on TV this year for her role in “Big Little Lies”’ second season as well as on the big screen with “A Wrinkle In Time”.
4. Jennifer Lawrence
$18 million is what it pays to be a mega star in the spotlight. Jennifer Lawrence had many sources of cash flow this year such as “Mother!” and “Red Sparrow”, as well as her Dior deal and the cash cow that was “X-Men”.
3. Jennifer Aniston
$19.5 million in a year, who would want to be friends with Jennifer Aniston? With Emirates airline, Smartwater and Aveeno paying the actress that much, we assume life must be pretty nice.
2. Angelina Jolie
$28 million is what mom-of-six Angelina Jolie makes by drawing in massive movie roles that pay out millions.
1. Scarlett Johansson
$40.5 million in a year really leap frogs the competition for highest paid actress in 2018. Scarlett Johansson is the one to take the top spot with her role as the Black Widow in Marvel’s “Avengers” franchise which seems to have no end in sight, expect to see Johansson in the top end of this list next year if not the top.