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Highest paid TV actresses

"Modern Family" star Sofia Vergara earned $37 million in 2014, including $325,000 per episode, according to the latest ranking from Forbes. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson

"Modern Family" star Sofia Vergara earned $37 million in 2014, including $325,000 per episode, according to the latest ranking from Forbes. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson

"Modern Family" star Sofia Vergara earned $37 million in 2014, including $325,000 per episode, according to the latest ranking from Forbes. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson
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"Law and Order: Special Victims Unit" star Mariska Hargitay earned $13 million including $450, 000 per episode. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

"Law and Order: Special Victims Unit" star Mariska Hargitay earned $13 million including $450, 000 per episode. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

"Law and Order: Special Victims Unit" star Mariska Hargitay earned $13 million including $450, 000 per episode. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni
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Kaley Cuoco-Sweeting from "The Big Bang Theory" earned $11 million including $350, 000 per episode. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson

Kaley Cuoco-Sweeting from "The Big Bang Theory" earned $11 million including $350, 000 per episode. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson

Kaley Cuoco-Sweeting from "The Big Bang Theory" earned $11 million including $350, 000 per episode. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson
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Julianna Margulies of "The Good Wife" earned $10 million including $6.5 million from her role as actress and producer.  REUTERS/Mike Blake

Julianna Margulies of "The Good Wife" earned $10 million including $6.5 million from her role as actress and producer. REUTERS/Mike Blake

Julianna Margulies of "The Good Wife" earned $10 million including $6.5 million from her role as actress and producer. REUTERS/Mike Blake
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Ellen Pompeo of "Grey's Anatomy" earned $10 million. REUTERS/Danny Moloshok

Ellen Pompeo of "Grey's Anatomy" earned $10 million. REUTERS/Danny Moloshok

Ellen Pompeo of "Grey's Anatomy" earned $10 million. REUTERS/Danny Moloshok
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Cobie Smulders of "How I Met Your Mother" earned $10 million with a reported $340, 000 per episode. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

Cobie Smulders of "How I Met Your Mother" earned $10 million with a reported $340, 000 per episode. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

Cobie Smulders of "How I Met Your Mother" earned $10 million with a reported $340, 000 per episode. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni
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Alyson Hannigan from "How I Met Your Mother" earned $9.5 million with a reported $340, 000 per episode. REUTERS/Danny Moloshok

Alyson Hannigan from "How I Met Your Mother" earned $9.5 million with a reported $340, 000 per episode. REUTERS/Danny Moloshok

Alyson Hannigan from "How I Met Your Mother" earned $9.5 million with a reported $340, 000 per episode. REUTERS/Danny Moloshok
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Amy Poehler from "Parks and Recreation" earned $7 million. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson

Amy Poehler from "Parks and Recreation" earned $7 million. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson

Amy Poehler from "Parks and Recreation" earned $7 million. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson
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Mindy Kaling of "The Mindy Project" earned $6.5 million. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson

Mindy Kaling of "The Mindy Project" earned $6.5 million. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson

Mindy Kaling of "The Mindy Project" earned $6.5 million. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson
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"Scandal" star Kerry Washington earned $6 million. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

"Scandal" star Kerry Washington earned $6 million. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

"Scandal" star Kerry Washington earned $6 million. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni
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Zooey Deschanel of "New Girl" earned $6 million. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson

Zooey Deschanel of "New Girl" earned $6 million. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson

Zooey Deschanel of "New Girl" earned $6 million. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson
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"Cougar Town" actress Courtney Cox earned $6 million including $2 million coming from "friends" syndication profits. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

"Cougar Town" actress Courtney Cox earned $6 million including $2 million coming from "friends" syndication profits. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

"Cougar Town" actress Courtney Cox earned $6 million including $2 million coming from "friends" syndication profits. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni
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Claire Danes from "Homeland" earned $5 million. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson

Claire Danes from "Homeland" earned $5 million. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson

Claire Danes from "Homeland" earned $5 million. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson
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Lena Dunham of "Girls" earned $3.5 million. REUTERS/Danny Moloshok

Lena Dunham of "Girls" earned $3.5 million. REUTERS/Danny Moloshok

Lena Dunham of "Girls" earned $3.5 million. REUTERS/Danny Moloshok
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