The world's highest-paid models

Before you go, we thought you'd like these...

Each year, Forbes publishes the definitive list of the richest and most beautiful models in the world.

In 2016, the top 20 models on the list had a net worth of almost $154 million and 200 million Instagram followers combined.

SEE ALSO: Throwback footage of Gisele Bundchen proves she hasn't aged at all

Gigi Hadid, $9M
The 21-year-old tops the list for the first time -- rising to fame working with companies like Tommy Hilfiger and Maybelline.

Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, $10M
You may know her from her roles in "Mad Max" and "Transformers", but this model owns her own lingerie and makeup line.

Kendall Jenner, $10M
The younger Kardashian-Jenner sister models for Estée Lauder and Calvin Klein ,which helped the 20-year-old nearly double her income.

Karlie Kloss, $10M
This former Victoria's Secret model and current NYU student has gone on to work with brands, like Express and Chanel.

Adriana Lima, $10.5M
The 35-year-old first posed for Victoria's Secret in 2000 -- now, she's the longest-running Angel in company history.

Gisele Bündchen, $30.5M
The Brazilian supermodel earned this fortune from deals with Chanel and her own lingerie and skincare line.

Click through the gallery to see Instagram posts from top Victoria's Secret models:

Victoria's Secret Models
See Gallery
Victoria's Secret Models
A tribute to YEMANJÁ 🌊🌊🌊🌊🌊
@victoriassecret swim special coming so soon - March 9 th on cbs 👙👙👙👙 #stbarth @ed_razek
Good morning!!! 📸 @davidbellemere @victoriassecret @thelionsny
Latest obsession @elisabethbelljewelry gold sea star earrings!! #Love ⭐️🌟💫
That pineapple life 🍍🍍 @victoriassecret #vsswim2015 Also don't forget to watch the #vsswimspecial March 9th on @cbstv 👙👙
Oh summer. Pls hurry. 🙏🏻🌞🌴🌍🌙⭐️🌊
happy birthday @taylor_hill !! My life wouldn't be the same without your sarcasm, jokes, and words of encouragement. Really couldn't ask for a better friend!! Thanks for always believing me and I still love you even though you beat me at jetbooting!!!! 😂😜🎉🎈
Miami nights 💥
Congrats @josephineskriver for becoming VS newest angel 💋💕💋💕💋💕
@adrianalima 👼🏼💘 #vsfashionshow
#Repost @insta_bobb #stbarths makes me happy! #endingwithabang @nomadrj @tinat2 @fulviafarolfi @diegodasilva_ @victoriassecret @jeromeduran

Read Full Story

People are Reading