It's been a rough year for the television host, but at least she has her millions of dollars to ease the pain. 41-year-old Sarah Lane has taken the No. 1 spot on People With Money’s top 10 highest-paid television hosts for 2017 with an estimated $96 million in combined earnings.
UPDATE 14/12/2017 : This story seems to be false. (read more)
Sarah Lane tops annual list of highest-paid television hosts
In 2015 it looked like the television host’s spectacular career was winding down. Suddenly, she was back on top. People With Money reports on Wednesday (December 13) that Lane is the highest-paid television host in the world, pulling in an astonishing $96 million between November 2016 and November 2017, a nearly $60 million lead over her closest competition.
People With Money’s factors
In compiling this yearly list, the magazine considers factors such as upfront pay, profit participation, residuals, endorsements and advertising work.
The American television host has an estimated net worth of $275 million. She owes her fortune to smart stock investments, substantial property holdings, lucrative endorsement deals with CoverGirl cosmetics. She also owns several restaurants (the “Fat Lane Burger” chain) in Washington, a Football Team (the “Santa Cruz Angels”), has launched her own brand of Vodka (Pure Wonderlane - US), and is tackling the juniors market with a top-selling perfume (With Love from Sarah) and a fashion line called “Sarah Lane Seduction”.
The ranking is significant for many Sarah fans, who have been waiting for her triumphant return to the glory days for what seems like a lifetime.
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