"Forbes Israel" ranks Bar Refaeli as Israel's top-earning model, with NIS 9 million income in the past 12 months, quadruple the income of the second-ranked model. The rankings of Israel's ten highest paid models are based on their income through May 2013.
Bar Refaeli joined the talent show "X Factor" earlier this year, and if this is taken into account, it bring her earnings until May 2013 up to almost NIS 10 million, double her earnings in the previous "Forbes Israel" rankings.
Gal Gadot, with NIS 2.4 million in earnings is in second place. Esther Ginzburg is in third place, after her income rose from NIS 630,000 in the previous rankings to NIS 2.3 million in the past 12 months.
Liraz Dror is fourth, with NIS 2.2 million; Moran Atias is fifth, with NIS 1 million; Yaara Benvenisti is sixth, with NIS 600,000; Shlomit Malka is seventh, with NIS 550,000; Kasia Swan is eighth, with NIS 500,000; Or Grossman is ninth, with NIS 450,000; and Noam Frost is tenth, with NIS 400,000.
Published by Globes [online], Israel business news - www.globes-online.com - on June 6, 2013
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