- Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson is the highest-paid Hollywood star with $89.4 million
- Following up on the list are Chris Hemsworth, Robert Downey Jr and Akshay Kumar at $76.4 million, $66 million, and $65 million respectively
- The earnings of the stars were calculated from data collected from various entertainment channels like IMDB and ComeScore
Highest-paid actors in Hollywood are not just paid for their stardom but for their ability to pull in a large audience to the screen.
Some of the actors who are in this category include Jackie Chan and Adam Sandler, among others, Forbes reports.
The Rock tops the highest-paid list, however, with $89.4 million, followed by Chris Hemsworth at $76.4 million and Robert Downey Jr at $66 million.
It should be noted that the earnings estimates are based on data gathered from Nielsen, Box Office Mojo, ComScore and IMDB.
The full list of the top Hollywood earners:
1. Dwayne Johnson
2. Chris Hemsworth
3. Robert Downey Jr.
4. Akshay Kumar
5. Jackie Chan
6. Bradley Cooper and Adams Sandler (tied)
7. Chris Evans
8. Paul Rudd
9. Will Smith
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