According to Forbes, she is the highest-earning model of 2014. The publication estimates her fortune at “$47 million before taxes and fees in the last 12 months.” It’s the eighth year in a row that Bundchen has topped the list of beautiful women pulling in a pretty penny.
Contracts with companies like H&M and Chanel and gigs like being the face of a leading hair product helped build an empire for Bundchen, who is married to football player Tom Brady.
Gisele Bundchen and husband
Bundchen far outpaced the next highest-earning models, Doutzen Kroes and Adriana Lima, whose earnings were pegged at $8 million each.
The two Kates — Kate Moss and Kate Upton — Miranda Kerr and Liu Wen all pulled in $7 million.
Sports Illustrated swimsuit cover girl Upton is the highest-earning newcomer on the list.
Sources: CNN/ Forbes