Top 10 Highest Paid Models in the World Modeling is the world of glitters and the beauties on this abode really sparkle to the most. These ramp queens aptly know how to glitter and how to shine on their jobs. Once they make their names, their popularity graph sees the heights of success and in return, they are highly paid. The supermodels of the ritzy world of modeling have the hefty bank balances. They land in bigger demands – the brands start dying to fetch them on board and they then demand high in terms of signing amounts. The supermodels are happily paid the whopping figure. Why? Because their name sells. In this list of the top 10 highest paid supermodels of 2012, we will discuss about these dashingly sexy and most curvaceous beauties. Forbes has issued the list of the world’s Highest Paid Models of 2012. Let’s check it out.[caption id="attachment_3010" align="aligncenter" width="668"] Candice Swanepoel Highest Paid Models[/caption] This buxom beauty from South Africa is super hot. Getting laced with the dusky figure, steamy beauty, seductress looks and curvaceous physique, Candice becomes the only focus of the ramps and the brands. The work flow never ceases for the babe and the Victoria’s Secret model keeps on grabbing them. Although she is at the tenth place, but she is never on the lower place in the eyes of the brands. Swanepoel made $3.1 million in past year.[caption id="attachment_3011" align="aligncenter" width="648"] Carolyn Murphy Highest Paid Models[/caption] Carolyn Murphy, the name that represents beauty, elegance, svelte physique and classy persona. She has been in the industry for more than 20 years and interestingly she has been there maintaining her stature brilliantly. Although she has turned a bit aged (as far as modeling age is concerned) but she is still a supermodel with active sparks to slaughter all and sundry. She is popular for being The Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue cover babe. She earned $3.5 million in past year.[caption id="attachment_3012" align="aligncenter" width="546"] Lara Stone Highest Paid Models[/caption] Lara is the top notch sexiest woman of the modeling front. She is a coveted name of the industry and the fans love seeing her walking the ramp and the showing off her person in the brands’ ads she is associated with. This is why she is in the Forbes’ list of the Highest Paid Models. This Dutch model works with the big names of the fashion industry such as Calvin Klein. She earned the whopping figure of $3.8 million in last year.[caption id="attachment_3013" align="aligncenter" width="645"] Miranda Kerr Highest Paid Models[/caption] Although she is at number seven but this doesn’t mean that she has lesser worth among the masses and in the entertainment fraternity rather Miranda is in super and high demand all the time. She can be called the real and the central focus of the word renowned brands to fetch her as the face of their products. This supermodel takes whopping salary. She is married to Orlando Bloom and has a son as well. But this all does not stop her to pursue her modeling career at all. This Victoria’s Secret model earned $4 million between the time period of May 2011 to May 2012.[caption id="attachment_3014" align="aligncenter" width="615"] Alessandra Ambrosio Highest Paid Models[/caption] She is sexy…she is gorgeous…she is stunning…she is seductress…she is steamy and she is world famous supermodel who is in heavy demand all the time. With her breath-arresting curves and the killing persona apart from the mind-boggling beauty, Alessandra is the one the modeling front cannot leave her behind at all. Although she gave birth to a baby in May earlier this year, this did not deter her to be away from the modeling scene even for some hiatus. The Victoria’s Secret model kept on putting her sexy curves into work and she earned $6.6 million in past year alone. [smartads][caption id="attachment_3015" align="aligncenter" width="619"] Doutzen Kroes Highest Paid Models[/caption] This Dutch beauty is simply awesome and deserves every applause and praiseworthy word. She is seen on the ramps, ads and in other campaigns. Above all she is at the fifth place of the Forbes’ list Highest Paid Models. With the earnings of $6.9 million taken place in last year, Doutzen is all over the modeling scene. She is a class in herself from every sense of the word. The coveted model fetches all the attention wherever she goes and whatever she does.[caption id="attachment_3016" align="aligncenter" width="626"] Adriana Lima Highest Paid Models[/caption] Wow comes out of the mouth seeing this sexy bombshell. She is the epitome of beauty, curvy figure and sex appeal. Every word of praise fits well on this damsel. With her killer physique, charmingly attractive personality and svelte body, Adriana presides over the modeling abode. She is the central attraction of all the renowned brands. The Victoria’s Secret model gets the fourth place on the Forbes’ list of Highest Paid Models. She earned $7.3 million in past year.[caption id="attachment_3017" align="aligncenter" width="569"] Natalia Vodinova Highest Paid Models[/caption] This Russian babe from the world of modeling has walked on the ramp for more than 175 shows. Additionally she has made her appearances in innumerable campaigns so far ever since she made her career in this field from the tiny age of 15. She is the brand ambassador of the world renowned brands such as Calvin Klein and Guerlain. In past year, Natalia has earned the estimated figure of $8.6 million. Great going for the classy Highest Paid Models.[caption id="attachment_3018" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Kate Moss Highest Paid Models[/caption] Although this stylish babe is near to 40 but still in this age, where modeling for the girls seems to be fading away, Kate still rules with gusto and conviction. And all this is due to his determination and passion for the field. This all has put her on the top position and she lands at the second spot of the Forbes’s Highest Paid Models list. Moss is still very much aware of the techniques of how to hit the catwalk since she is super experienced in the trade. In past year, this British sexy beauty has earned around $9.2 million mainly from the products endorsements such as deals with the giants like Rimmel, Mango and Longchmap.[caption id="attachment_3019" align="aligncenter" width="627"] Gisele Bundchen 1 Highest Paid Models[/caption] This beauty is super curvaceous and has real killing curves which can easily slaughter the men from tip to toe. Gisele Bundchen tops the list of Highest Paid Models. And she really deserves to be on the top slot. She is termed the sun-kissed beauty. Gisele raked in $45 million from the field of modeling, licensing, product endorsements and real estate projects she has done between the period of May 2011 to May 2012. With her classy beauty, curvy physique and stunning persona, Gisele rules the scene. The worlds no. 1 Highest Paid Models.