Highest-Paid Hollywood Celebs–Spielberg Tops List of $ Per Minute

Forbes Magazine, August 2006–Director Steven Spielberg topped the Forbes Magazine list of the highest-paid celebrities in the world, according to Forbes Magazine’s survey of earnings per minute.  Spielberg earned about $340 million last year, or $647 per minute

Second on the list was shock jock Howard Stern, who made $588 per minute, followed by filmmaker George Lucas at $458 per minute.

Rounding out the top 10 are:

Oprah Winfrey, $545 a minute
Jerry Seinfeld, $194
Tiger Woods, $174
Dan Brown, author of “Da Vinci Code,” $170
Jerry Bruckheimer, $165
Author JK Rowling (“Harry Potter”), $145
TV Creator Dick Wold (“Law @ Order”), $136