Sofia Vegara Highest Paid Actress on TV

For the third consecutive year, Sofia Vergara is the highest paid actress on U.S. television, with estimated earnings of 37 million (USD), according to Forbes magazine. Like last year, Vergara, who earns 325,000 for each episode of "Modern Family," outpaced Mariska Hargitay, the Emmy-winning star of NBC's "Law and Order: Special Victims Unit," who came in second with 13 million.

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