10 Bollywood Celebrities And Their First Salaries!

10 Jan 2019 @ 17:50

Bollywood stars lead a luxurious life, but many started their struggle at minimum wages and worked really hard to achieve their aims. Here’s a list of 10 Bollywood celebrities and their first salaries.

Amitabh Bachchan

Before becoming an actor Big B used to work as an executive in a shipping firm in Kolkata, his first salary was ₹500.


Dharmendra happily took home a sum of Rs. 51 for his big break in Dil Bhi Tera Hum Bhi Tere.

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Shah Rukh Khan

King Khan’s first salary was of ₹50 which he used to visit Taj Mahal.

Aamir Khan

The perfectionist of Bollywood was paid ₹1000 for being an assistant director.

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Priyanka Chopra

The first cheque our desi girl received was of ₹5000, which she gave it to her mother.

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Staying golden @voguemagazine

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Akshay Kumar

Before becoming an actor Khiladi Kumar was working as a waiter in Bangkok with a salary of ₹1500.

Rohit Shetty

The Golmaal director used to earn ₹35 per day as an assistant director.

Kalki Koechlin

Her first salary was 40 pounds which she instantly used to pay off her rent.

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Just another melancholic Monday…

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Irrfan Khan

Before becoming an actor the talented actor used to teach and earn a tuition fee of ₹25 per student.

Randeep Hooda

The rough and tough actor used to work at a Chinese restaurant in Australia at $8 an hour and $1.2 per delivery.


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