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How Much Do Real Housewives of Atlanta Cast Members Get Paid Per Episode?

Highest Paid RHOA Star is NeNe Leakes; Kim, Phaedra Parks Earns Less Per Season

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Updated January 30, 2013

How much do the stars really make? First, they are paid by the season, not by the episode. Nene Leakes earns the most per episode and is paid significantly more for participating in the RHOA Reunion Show than any of the other stars.

The following information was taken from public sources, and the stars are listed in order of who is paid the most to least (not in order of net worth.)

NeNe Leakes

Paid Per Season: $750k (total $1 Million per Season)
Reunion Show: $250k
Estimated Net Worth: $4.5 Million

Kim Zolciak

Paid Per Season: $600k (total $600k per Season); Husband Kroy gets $75k
Reunion Show: $150k
Estimated Net Worth: $500k (recently downgraded from $1.5 Million) Kroy's networth est. at $3.5 Million

Sheree Whitfield

Paid Per Season: $550k
Reunion Show: $150k
Estimated Net Worth: $250,000

Kandi Burruss

Paid Per Season: $400k
Reunion Show: $100k
Estimated Net Worth: $35 Million

Phaedra Parks

Paid Per Season: $300K - Husband Apollo Nida $50K - $75k
Reunion Show: $75k
Estimated Net Worth: $2 Million (Apollo's net worth is estimated to be $400k)

Cynthia Bailey

Paid Per Season: $300k; Husband Peter Thomas got $75k
Reunion Show: $75k
Estimated Net Worth: $50k - Peter's net worth is estimated. at $100k to $3 Million)

Porsha Williams-Stewart

Paid Per Season: Unconfirmed est. $300k
Estimated Net Worth: $16 Million

Kenya Moore

Paid Per Season: Unconfirmed est. $300k
Estimated Net Worth: $1.5 Million

DeShawn Snow

Paid Per Season: Unconfirmed est. $300k
Estimated Net Worth: $1.5 Million

Lisa Wu Hartwell

Paid Per Season: Unknown
Estimated Net Worth: $100,000

Marlo Hampton

Paid Per Season: $75k for guest appearances
Estimated Net Worth: $60k

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