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Kendall Jenner

$22 million

10 highest paid models of the world

In a surprising turn of event, for the first time since 2002, Kendall Jenner dethrones Gisele Bundchen as the world’s highest paid model, according to Forbes. Kendall had earned $22 million last year through contracts with La Perla, Estée Lauder, Adidas, Fendi and Alexander Wang, pay cheques from her Kendall + Kylie clothing line and the Keeping Up With The Kardashians reality TV show, and social endorsements aimed at her 85 million Instagram followers.

As for Gisele, despite announcing her retirement from the runway in 2015, she still came up at a  second place with reported earnings of $17.5 million, down from $30.5 million in 2016.

Click on the slideshow to check out the rest of the beauties who made it on the list.