Judge Judy, Big Bang trio, Gilmore Girls earn biggest TV salaries
The verdict has been handed down: Judge Judy Sheindlin is the highest-paid personality on television.
Sheindlin, who’s starred in Judge Judy for 21 seasons, earns an estimated $47 million per year, according to a Variety. In the reality/host/news category, that’s nearly twice as much as Today show host Matt Lauer (est. $22 million to $25 million).