Judge Judy makes $123,000 per episode, making her the highest paid

Judge Judy makes $123,000 per episode, making her the highest paid

Judge Judy makes $123,000 per episode, making her the highest paid celebrity only after Lebron James

Judith Sheindlin, better known as Judge Judy (born October 21, 1942), is an American lawyer, judge, television personality, and author. Since 1996, Sheindlin has presided over her own successful syndicated reality courtroom series named after her, Judge Judy. Sheindlin passed the New York bar examination in 1965, and became a prosecutor in the family court system. In 1982 Mayor Ed Koch appointed her as a judge, first in criminal court, then later as Manhattan’s supervising family court judge in 1986.It was reported in mid-2012 that Sheindlin is the highest paid television personality, making $123,000 per episode of Judge Judy, ¬†which amounts to $45 million annually for the 52 days she tapes her show a year

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