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TV’s Highest-Paid Kid Actors 2010-2011

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TV’s Highest-Paid Kid Actors 2010-2011

Angus T. Jones is the highest-paid child actor on TV,the Two and a half men star doesn’t star on a Disney Channel show nor does he headline one of Nickelodeon’s many kid-friendly programs he actually stars on the CBS hit show, ‘Two and a Half Men.Angus T. Jones makes a  whopping $250,000 per episode.

The New York Post revealed their list of the top 10 highest-paid kid actors on television. After polling talent agents, casting agents, and other TV executives, they narrowed down TV’s richest mini-moguls.

1. Angus T. Jones, 17

Earnings: $250,000 an episode to spar with Charlie Sheen
Show: ‘Two and a Half Men’ September 22, 2003 – present
Network: CBS

2. Miranda Cosgrove, 17

Earnings: $180,000 per show
Show: ‘iCarly’ September 8, 2007 – present
Network: Nickelodeon

3. Selena Gomez, 18

Earnings:$25,000 per episode
Show: ‘Wizards of Waverly Place’ October 12, 2007  – present
Network: Disney Channel

Selena Gomez was cast as a teenager with magical powers in “Wizards of Waverly Place” in 2007. The series even won an Emmy Award for outstanding childrens’ program in 2009.

4. Dylan and Cole Sprouse, 18

Earnings: $20,000 each per episode
Show: ‘The Suite Life’ March 18, 2005  – September 1, 2008
Network: Disney Channel

4. Keke Palmer, 17

Earnings: $20,000 an episode
Show: ‘True Jackson, VP’ November 8, 2008 – present
Network: Nickelodeon

6. Miley Cyrus, 18

Earnings:$15,000 per show but don’t forget about her tours, movies, etc…
Show: ‘Hannah Montana’ March 24, 2006  – January 16, 2011
Network: Disney Channel

7. Rico Rodriguez, 12

Earnings:$15,000 a show and worth every penny!
Show: ‘Modern Family’ September 23, 2009  – present
Network: ABC

8. Demi Lovato, 18

Earnings: $12,000 per show
Show: ‘Sonny With a Chance’ February 8, 2009 (USA) – present
Network: Disney Channel

Another teen idol cut from the Disney cloth is Demi Lovato. After starring in the hit Disney Channel Original Movie “Camp Rock,” Demi was given her own TV series and has achieved success in the music industry all at the ripe old age of

9. Victoria Justice, 17

Earnings: $12,000 an episode
Show: ‘Victorious’ March 27, 2010 – present
Network: Nickelodeon

10. Atticus Shaffer, 12

Earnings: $12,000 a show
Show: ‘The Middle’ September 30, 2009 – present
Network: ABC

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