Kim Soo Hyun Net Worth 2024: Here’s Why the ‘Queen of Tears’ Star Is Among the Highest-Paid Actors

After his drama appearance fee created a buzz, Kim Soo Hyun got the public curious about how much he really earns in his projects.

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Want to know more about the “Queen of Tears” star’s wealth? Then read on!

Here’s Why Kim Soo Hyun is Considered One of the Highest-Paid Actors

For years, Kim Soo Hyun has been commended for his brilliant acting skills. Throughout his career, he has worked with plenty of creative screenwriters and directors, and co-starred multiple veteran and well-received actors and actresses in the industry.

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As he headlines “Queen of Tears,” which is reported to be a high-budgeted production, rumors swirled that almost half of the drama’s budget was allotted for Kim Soo Hyun’s professional fee.

Many were intrigued about this, so they began digging more about the actor’s net worth.

Kim Soo Hyun is named one of the highest-paid actors in Korean entertainment. Earning the title was not easy as he also started playing minor roles and soon landed lead roles that gave him the spotlight to become one of the most-valued actors in the field.

Kim Soo Hyun Net Worth: How Rich Is The ‘Queen of Tears’ Lead Star?

Kim Soo Hyun
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According to sources, the “Queen of Tears” lead actor has an estimated net worth of USD 117 million.

Although it is hard to quote the exact figure of his income, there is no doubt that Kim Soo Hyun, who has had multiple leading roles to his credit, earns a huge amount from his acting projects.

In addition to his screen works, the phenomenal star is also in demand in various brands.

He is collaborating with different brands not just in Korea but also abroad. The heartthrob is also earning a fair share from his social media engagements and other solo advertisements.

Kim Soo Hyun
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The source added that Kim Soo Hyun is earning about USD 6.6 million per year from luxury brand endorsement, adding to his massive net worth.

Fans also considered him the “King of Commercials” as he reportedly signed 17 brands and appeared in more than 30 ads in 2014, and since then he received more project offers.

Now that his drama “Queen of Tears” is amassing global popularity, there’s a possibility that his net worth will skyrocket the same as his professional fee.

Catch Kim Soo Hyun and Kim Ji Won in the remaining episodes of their first drama collaboration “Queen of Tears.”

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