The biggest insider account of Bigg Boss, The Khabri has recently revealed the salary of contestants of this season. While the recently evicted Shehzad Deol was the lowest-earning contestant on the show, Rubina Dilaik has reportedly signed up as the highest-paid contestant.
Not only the contestants but the seniors who were there for two weeks took a bomb amount for their stay in the house.
According to The Khabri, here’s what the Bigg Boss 14 contestants are making, per week
Shehzad Deol — Rs 50k
Jaan Kumar Sanu — Rs 80k
Rahul Vaidya — Rs 1 lakh
Nikki Tamboli — Rs 1.2 lakh
Pavitra Punia — Rs 1.5 lakh
Abhinav Shukla — Rs 1.5 lakh
Eijaz Khan — Rs 1.8 lakh
Nishant Singh Malkani — Rs 2 lakh
Sara Gurpal — Rs 2 lakh
Jasmin Bhasin — Rs 3 lakh
Rubina Dilaik — Rs 5 lakh
And here’s what the seniors are making per week, for their two-week stint, which ended on Wednesday:
Sidharth Shukla — Rs 32 lakh
Hina Khan — Rs 25 lakh
Gauahar Khan — Rs 20 lakh
Host Salman Khan, whose salary has risen since he first became associated with the show, had previously said that he’d be willing to take a pay cut this year to get the show back on track after the coronavirus pandemic.
“What about mine? Doesn’t matter! I am more than happy to cut it down so everyone else can get paid,” Salman said. He also revealed that a key reason for him taking up Bigg Boss 14 was because of the employment it would generate.