It takes a lot to be a Victoria's Secret angel. It's not the easiest job to land and it's got a lot of modeling to do, more so than the normal kind of model. Contracts with VS reportedly" onclick=";return false;">start around $100,000, but the top earners are actually doing very good. And the other perk of being an angel: it opens up the doors for other contracts elsewhere.

Adriana Lima — $9 Million

The 34-year-old Brazilian makes most of her money from modeling contracts with Marc Jacobs, H&M, Desigual, Maybelline, and Vogue Eyewear.

Joan Smalls — $5.5 Million

Smalls makes the majority of her money modelling for dozens of brands including Estée Lauder, H&M, Joe Fresh, Calvin Klein and Marc Jacobs.

Alessandra Ambrosio — $5 Million

Ambrosio makes most of her money from modeling contracts with Schutz and Dafiti. The 34-year-old Brazilian mother of two also has her own swimwear line, a clothing line with Planet Blue, and recently debuted in the Brazilian soap opera “Verdades Secretas”, or “Secrets and Lies”.

Candice Swanepoel — $5 Million

The 26-year-old South African made most of her money this year from contracts with Max Factor make-up, Versace fragrance, and by appearing in ads for Givenchy and Free People.

Kendall Jenner — $4 Million

She also makes her money from contracts with Estée Lauder cosmetics and Calvin Klein as well as by doing ads for Fendi, Marc Jacobs and Karl Lagerfeld eyewear.

Gigi Hadid — $2.5 Million

The model makes her millions from contracts with Maybelline, Guess and Australian bikini brand Sea Folly.

Lily Aldridge — $2 Million

The 30-year-old model makes her money as the face of Michael Kors and Carolina Herrera.

Martha Hunt — $2 Million

The 26-year-old make her millions from contracts with Free People, Juicy Couture, Albion Cosmetics.