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30 Richest Actresses in America

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Actresses that are famous enough to be widely recognized are probably pretty rich. They get paid hundreds of thousands or even millions of dollars for acting in films and TV shows. However, the very top tier of actresses, the ones we’ve compiled for this list, are on a whole other level. They are worth tens of millions, hundreds of millions or even billions of dollars. Some have made their fortunes by being paid obscene amounts of money for their acting work. Others have business ventures and inheritances that have added to their already great fortunes. Here are the 30 wealthiest actresses in America.

30. Michelle Pfeiffer
Net Worth: $80 Million
Best Known For: Scarface, Batman Returns, What Lies Beneath, The Fabulous Baker Boys, Married To The Mob
Interesting Personal Facts: Pfeiffer’s first job out of college was court stenographer. She entered and won several beauty pageants before deciding to become an actress. Earlier in her career, she drank, smoke and used drugs. She has since quit and lives a very clean life – she’s a vegan, no longer smokes and does a lot of charity work for the American Cancer Society.