Salman Khan


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At a Glance

Profession Actor
Source of earnings Films, TV, Endorsements
Career High Point Consistently delivers Rs 100 crore-films—14 so far
Number of times on list since 2017 3
Earnings 2019
(In Rs crore)
Three-year Snapshot

#3 Celeb 100 Rank 2019

#1 Celeb 100 Rank 2018
#1 Celeb 100 Rank 2017

After three years of occupying the top position on the list, Salman Khan slipped to number three with only one movie release this year. His home production Bharat was the sixth Salman Khan film to earn over Rs 200 crore (the film made Rs 325 crore at the box office), while Bigg Boss season 13 further shored up his earnings by an estimated Rs 80 crore. Khan continues to endorse several brands including BharatPe and Emami Cooking Oil.

2019 Celebrity 100


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MS Dhoni

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Shah Rukh Khan

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