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Here's how much the biggest TV hosts are paid

INSIDER Logo By Kirsten Acuna of INSIDER | Slide 1 of 14: <p> How does Ellen DeGeneres' salary compare to that of Stephen Colbert or Kelly Ripa?</p><p> On August 24, Variety <a href="http://variety.com/2016/tv/news/highest-paid-tv-actors-salaries-1201874142/">released numbers for the salaries</a> of a range of television actors and personalities so you can find out.</p><p> While Judge Judy Sheindlin has <a href="http://www.businessinsider.com/judge-judy-earns-47-million-2013-8?utm_source=msn.com&utm_medium=referral&utm_content=msn-slideshow&utm_campaign=bodyurl">finally been dethroned as the highest-paid person on TV</a>, the main takeaway from the new data is that women are being paid the big bucks. Six out of the 10 highest-paid reality and news hosts are female. </p><p> Keep reading to see how much some of the biggest names on television make.</p>

How does Ellen DeGeneres' salary compare to that of Stephen Colbert or Kelly Ripa?

On August 24, Variety released numbers for the salaries of a range of television actors and personalities so you can find out.

While Judge Judy Sheindlin has finally been dethroned as the highest-paid person on TV, the main takeaway from the new data is that women are being paid the big bucks. Six out of the 10 highest-paid reality and news hosts are female.

Keep reading to see how much some of the biggest names on television make.

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