Salaries of TV’s drama stars

From 'This Is Us' to 'Game of Thrones,' these are some of the highest-paid drama stars per episode.

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Claire Foy

Show: “The Crown” (Netflix)

Salary: $40,000

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Chrissy Metz

Show: “This Is Us” (NBC)

Salary: $40,000

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Justin Hartley

Show: “This Is Us” (NBC)

Salary: $40,000

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Sterling K. Brown

Show: “This Is Us” (NBC)

Salary: $75,000

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Milo Ventimiglia

Show: “This Is Us” (NBC)

Salary: $85,000

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Mandy Moore

Show: “This Is Us” (NBC)

Salary: $85,000

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Sam Heughan

Show: “Outlander” (Starz)

Salary: $100,000

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Caitriona Balfe

Show: “Outlander” (Starz)

Salary: $100,000

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Jonathan Banks

Show: “Better Call Saul” (AMC)

Salary: $100,000

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Michael Weatherly

Show: “Bull” (CBS)

Salary: $175,000

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Michael Weatherly

Show: “Bull” (CBS)

Salary: $175,000

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Elisabeth Moss

Show: “The Handmaid’s Tale” (Hulu)

Salary: $200,000

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Elisabeth Moss

Show: “The Handmaid’s Tale” (Hulu)

Salary: $200,000

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Kerry Washington

Show: “Scandal” (ABC)

Salary: $250,000

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James Spader

Show: “The Blacklist” (NBC)

Salary: $300,000

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Kiefer Sutherland

Show: “Designated Survivor” (ABC)

Salary: $300,000

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Anthony Hopkins

Show: “Westworld” (HBO)

Salary: $300,000

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Laura Linney

Show: “Ozark” (Netflix)

Salary: $300,000

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Jason Bateman

Show: “Ozark” (Netflix)

Salary: $300,000

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Billy Bob Thornton

Show: “Goliath” (Amazon)

Salary: $350,000

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Emmy Rossum

Show: “Shameless” (Showtime)

Salary: $350,000

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William H. Macy

Show: “Shameless” (Showtime)

Salary: $350,000

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Ellen Pompeo

Show: “Grey’s Anatomy” (ABC)

Salary: $450,000

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Claire Danes

Show: “Homeland” (Showtime)

Salary: $450,000

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Kevin Spacey

Show: “House of Cards” (Netflix)

Salary: $500,000

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Kevin Costner

Show: “Yellowstone” (Paramount Network)

Salary: $500,000 

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Lena Headey

Show: “Game of Thrones” (HBO)

Salary: $500,000

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Kit Harington

Show: “Game of Thrones” (HBO)

Salary: $500,000

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Peter Dinklage

Show: "Game of Thrones” (HBO)

Salary: $500,000

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Nikolaj Coster-Waldau

Show: “Game of Thrones” (HBO)

Salary: $500,000

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Emilia Clarke

Show: “Game of Thrones” (HBO)

Salary: $500,000 

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Mark Harmon

Show: “NCIS” (CBS)

Salary: $525,000 

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Robert De Niro

Show: Untitled Amazon Project

Salary: $775,000

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