One of the highest-paid actresses of India, Katrina's net worth is more than $10 million. Her earnings were approximately Rs 21 crore in 2016
Born in Hong Kong and lived in various countries including Japan, France, Switzerland, Belgium, and Poland, she got her first modelling project in Hawai where she won a beauty contest at the age of 14. Later she moved to London and walked for various shows including the London Fashion Week.
She also tried her luck in Telugu and Malayalam films. In her first Telugu film, "Malliswari", she played the role of a princess and charged Rs. 75 lakh which was the highest amount paid to a female actress in South India. Starting from there, now she earns four to six crores per movie.
Katrina Kaif's career as a model has always been on the rise. Her net worth is more than $10 million (according to a financial analyst). She is one of the highest-paid actresses of India. Her earnings of the year 2016 were Rs. 21 crore approximately.
She has definitely become the 'glam doll' of India. Apart from movies and advertisements, another part of her income comes from making special appearances, item numbers, attending inauguration ceremonies (Rs. 30 lakh) and performing at weddings ( Rs. 2.5 crores). She has performed at major weddings at Jodhpur Palace in Rajasthan and Taj Lands End, Bandra for which she got about Rs. 2 crores. For making appearances and attending parties she charges more than 50 lakh.
Even for attending the promotional events of her movie on reality shows, she earns up to Rs. 1.5 lakh per day. For attending such events, it's not only her fee but the cost of her make-up artists, spot boys, bodyguards, flight tickets, accommodations, everything needs to be covered which add up to another Rs. 75,000.
Katrina Kaif is also a part of charitable organisations like the Claretian Mercy Home in Madurai. She joined Salman Khan for 'Being Human' and donated one crore to his charity. She has also done voiceovers for nursery rhymes with AR Rahman to raise money for building a school in Madurai.
From Boom to Dhoom 3, Katrina Kaif has come a long way. Being an outsider, she has made her place in the industry. Where her first movie made just 6 crores, Dhoom 3 made around 4 billion crores. We wish her luck for her upcoming film, "Jagga Jasoos", releasing on July 14.