From Nia Sharma To Shiv Thakare, These Are The Khatron Ke Khiladi Highest-Paid Contestants Of All Time

Khatron Ke Khiladi Highest-Paid Contestants Of All Time

Fans are now eagerly anticipating the release of Khatron Ke Khiladi 13, which is now in pre-production. Additionally, Rohit Shetty, who is famous among viewers, serves as the show’s host. Moreover, it showcases a group of celebrities engaging in nerve-wracking challenges and stunts that push their strength, stamina, and endurance. Here’s the list of the highest-paid contestants of Khatron Ke Khiladi.


Shiv Thakare

Shiv Thakare Bigg Boss

Shiv is presumably the highest-paid season 13 competitor. It is said that the Bigg Boss 16 runner-up will receive a significant sum of money for the show, even though the exact sum is yet unknown. He is also a popular television personality in India. He gained notoriety by taking part in reality competitions, including Bigg Boss Marathi 2, MTV Roadies Rising, and Bigg Boss 16. Additionally, Shiv also has had his business venture, a deodorant line, “B.Real,” since March 2021.


Jannat Zubair

Jannat Zubair

The highest-paid competitor over all seasons of the show was the youthful, daring candidate from season 12. She was also in the top 5 and was earning Rs 18 lakhs each day from the show. She is an Indian actress who works primarily in Hindi-language films and television. Jannat is famous for playing Phulwa in Phulwa and Kashi in Kashi – Ab Na Rahe Tera Kagaz Kora. In addition, she was present in the 2022 season of Fear Factor on Colours TV.


Rahul Vaidya

Rahul Vaidya

Rahul was one of the highest-paid contestants of the 11th season together with Divyanka Tripathi. Furthermore, according to sources, the singer was getting roughly Rs 15 lakhs per episode during the season. Additionally, he was a playback singer in Bollywood films like Shaadi No. 1, Jaan-E-Mann, and Krazzy 4. Rahul was also present on Indian Idol 1, Bigg Boss 14, and Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 11.


Nia Sharma

Nia Sharma Jhalak Dikhla Jaa

Nia was the highest-paid contestant during the eighth season of Khatron Ke Khiladi. She was also making about Rs 5 lakhs per episode. Other competitors were within 2-4 lakhs of each other. She performs on Hindi television as an actress and model from India. Nia is also popular for playing Roshni Patel in Zed TV’s Jamai Raja and Manvi Chaudhary in Ek Hazaaron Mein Meri Behna Hai. She was present in Khatron Ke Khiladi 8 in 2017.


Divyanka Tripathi

Celebrities Madhya Pradesh

The highest-paid competitor in season 11 was the “Magar Rani.” Additionally, sources claim that Divyanka was making Rs 10 Lakhs per episode. Fans were likewise confident that Divyanka might win, but Arjun Bijlani brought the trophy home in the final stunt. She works as a television actor in India. She is also famous for her role as Vidya Pratap Singh in the Zee TV series Banoo Main Teri Dulhann.


​Karan Patel


In season 10, Karan was the highest-paid contestant. The actor also has a sizable fan base as a result of the show and was making Rs 5 Lakhs per episode. However, Karishma Tanna took home the trophy despite the viewers’ expectations. He works as a host and actor in Hindi television. In the soap opera Yeh Hai Mohabbatein, Patel was also the lead character Raman Bhalla. Additionally, he participated in the reality competitions Nach Baliye 3, Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 6, and Khatron Ke Khiladi 10.


Zain Imam

Zain Imam Khatron Ke Khiladi

The Season 9 participant with the highest salary was Zain Imam. Additionally, the actor was getting 4-5 lakhs every episode for his work in the show. Punit Pathak, however, took home the show’s award. He is an actor from India who mainly appears in Hindi television. Zain is also popular for playing Neil Khanna in the Star Plus show Naamkaran.

The extravagant payments the candidates receive for participating in the show have also drawn a lot of attention from viewers. Additionally, every year there is a lot of speculation and interest surrounding the contestants’ sizable pay.

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