How Much Kim Hee Ae Gets Paid For Her Work On “The World Of The Married” Finally Revealed, K-Netizens Think She’s Underpaid

Published Categorized as K-Dramas and K-Movies

“The World Of The Married” is taking the internet by storm and recently people began to discuss how much each actor on the show gets paid. Channel A’s “Rumor Has It” has revealed how much Kim Hee Ae gets paid and it’s a lot less than what most expected.

Kim Hee Ae gets paid an average of $57,000 to $65,000 per episode, and according to entertainment sources, this is higher than what Korean actresses usually receive, the only other actresses who get paid higher than Kim Hee Ae are Actresses Go Hyun Jung, Jun Ji Hyun, Son Ye Jin, and Song Hye Kyo.

Kim Hee Ae is expected to earn about $1 million from her appearance on the drama, but netizens think it’s too low. Many believe she deserves to get paid a lot more for her astonishing performance in the drama.

Some of their comments are:

she deserves to be paid more, the show originally promoted using her name from the get-go, she really needs to be paid more..

That’s not enough… like… seriously, pay her more..

I expected she’d get paid a lot more… I think she deserves more…

That’s not a lot, even her hoobaes get paid a lot more…

Kim Hee Ae was recently nominated for the “Best Actress” award for the 56th Baeksang Arts Awards for her performance in “The World Of The Married.”

Related: “The World Of The Married” Jeon Jin Seo’s Under Fire For Cursing After Private SNS Convo With His Friend Leaked, Agency Issues Apology

Related: “The World Of The Married” Teenage Actor Jung Joon Won Caught In Underage Drinking And Smoking Controversy, Agency Issues An Official Apology

Do you think she deserves to be paid more? or do you think its enough?

By Hilda Moore

Hi all, my name is Hilda and I am a huge kdrama fan, I am responsible for covering news in relation to Kdramas on My all time fav kdramas are: My Mister, Hotel Del Luna and Kill Me, Heal Me.


  1. She put on an outstanding performance as a wife, mother & doctor, betrayed by husband. Considering the drama’s overwhelming success & high rating, she deserves to be paid more.

Leave a comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.