7 Surprises From the Spectrum of TV Star Salaries

Dan Clarendon

Listen, any of the salaries in the list above would have us laypeople feeling like lottery winners. But some TV stars are pulling in extra-exorbitant paychecks, while others seem to be underpaid in comparison with their peers.

Variety recently exposed the incomes of dozens of small-screen talents, and some of the stats shocked us. We're talking a big name on The Walking Dead, the entire ensemble cast of CW hit Riverdale, and some A-list movie stars making their way to TV.

Click through the gallery above for the seven biggest surprises!

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