Kaley Cuoco-Sweeting and Sofia Vergara have shared the spoils as the highest-paid actresses working in TV right now.

Both The Big Bang Theory star Cuoco and Modern Family‘s Vergara earned $28.5 million between June 2014 and June 2015, according to Forbes.

This puts Kaley just below co-star Jim Parsons ($29m) but above Johnny Galecki ($27m) thanks to her new contract on the show and other endorsements. Colombian Vergara is also the only non-US actress in the annual rankings.

Vergara’s Modern Family castmate Julie Bowen comes in third place with $12m, followed byGrey’s Anatomy lead Ellen Pompeo with $11.5m.

Comedy performers dominate the list, with Amy Poehler, Mindy Kaling, Tina Fey, Patricia Heaton and Zooey Deschanel all getting a placement in the top 11.

New entries this year include Zooey’s sister Emily Deschanel, who made an estimated $6.5m forBones, and NCIS star Pauley Perrette with $6m. House of Cards actress Robin Wright also enters the list for the first time with $5.5m.


See the full list below:

1)= Sofia Vergara (Modern Family): $28.5m

1)= Kaley Cuoco-Sweeting (The Big Bang Theory): $28.5m​

3) Julie Bowen (Modern Family): $12m

4) Ellen Pompeo (Grey’s Anatomy): $11.5m

5) Mariska Hargitay (Law & Order: SVU): $11m

6)= Julianna Margulies (The Good Wife): $10.5m

6)= Amy Poehler (Parks and Recreation): $10.5m

8) Mindy Kaling (The Mindy Project): $9m

9)= Kerry Washington (Scandal): $7m

9)= Patricia Heaton (The Middle): $7m

11)= Tina Fey (The Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt): $6.5m

11)= Emily Deschanel (Bones): $6.5m

13) Pauley Perrette (NCIS): $6m

14) Robin Wright (House of Cards): $5.5m

15) Zooey Deschanel (New Girl): $5m


Source: Harpers Bazaar

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