Vogue revealed the names of the the top-earning models of 2013.
Gisele Bundchen has topped the list for the seventh year in a row. According to Forbes magazine, thanks to endorsement deals with H&M, Chanel and Pantene as well as her own lingerie label she is worth $42 million.
The second-place goes to Australian model Miranda Kerr, worth an estimated $7.2 million thanks in large part to her Kora Organics beauty line, as well as deals with Qantas, David Jones and Mango.
Two new names to feature in the top 10 list this year are Liu Wen and Joan Smalls.
Liu Wen was the first Chinese model to walk in the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show last year and is the face of Calvin Klein, Hugo Boss and Estée Lauder.
Puerto Rican model Joan Smalls was the first Latina ambassador for Estée Lauder and has impressive endorsement contracts with Givenchy, Fendi, Prabal Gurung and H&M.
Interestingly, eight out of the top 10 models are all either currently Victoria’s Secret Angels or have modelled for the lingerie label in the past!
The 10 top earning models of 2013 are:
1. Gisele Bundchen
2. Miranda Kerr
3. Adriana Lima
4. Kate Moss
5. Liu Wen
6 Hilary Rhoda
7. Carolyn Murphy
8. Joan Smalls
9. Candice Swanepoel
10. Lara Stone