You Won’t Believe How Much the Highest-Paid Radio Show Hosts Make Every Year

There’s a lot of money to be made in entertainment. Those HGTV stars? They’re worth millions. Game show hosts? So rich. Even commercial stars make tons of money. The same is true even if no one sees your face. From Rush Limbaugh to Ryan Seacrest, these are the highest-paid radio show hosts in the U.S. Even controversial political commentators, like the host on page 10, make millions each year.

15. Harry Shearer

Harry Shearer, voice on The Simpsons and one of the highest-paid radio show hosts

Harry Shearer hosts a radio show in addition to doing voice work on The Simpsons. | Leon Neal/AFP/Getty Images

Salary: $300,000

Harry Shearer is probably more famous for his voices on The Simpsons or as the bassist for hard-rocking fictional band Spinal Tap. But he’s also the longtime host of Le Show, which is syndicated on NPR.

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