Highest-Paid 'Stranger Things' Cast Members Revealed

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The per episode salaries of the Stranger Things cast members have been revealed, showcasing their pay raise and the highest-earning cast member.

Winona Ryder and David Harbour, who play Joyce Byers and Jim Hopper, are the top earners as they were paid $350,000 USD per episode for the third season, with Ryder's pay increasing from $100,000 USD during the first season and Harbour's from $80,000 USD. Coming in at second place is Millie Bobby Brown/Eleven, who received the highest pay raise as she moved up to approximately $300,000 USD per episode in season three from $20,000 USD in season one.

Meanwhile, Finn Wolfhard/Mike, Gaten Matarazzo/Dustin, Caleb McLaughlin/Lucas and Noah Schnapp/Will were all paid $250,000 per episode in season three after being paid $20,000 USD per episode in season one. Sadie Sink/Max, who joined the cast in season two, was first paid $150,000 USD per episode then bumped up to $250,000 USD in season three, while season three newcomer Maya Hawke/Robin was paid $250,000 USD per episode. Finally, the older teenage cast — Natalia Dyer/Nancy, Joe Keery/Steve and Charlie Heaton/Jonathan — were all paid $150,000 USD per episode in season three.

Check out the full list below.

Winona Ryder
Season 1: $100,000 per episode
Season 3: $350,000 per episode

David Harbour
Season 1: $80,000 per episode
Season 3: $350,000 per episode

Millie Bobby Brown
Season 1: $20,000 per episode
Season 3: $300,000 per episode (rough estimate)

Finn Wolfhard
Season 1: $20,000 per episode
Season 3: $250,000 per episode

Gaten Matarazzo
Season 1: $20,000 per episode
Season 3: $250,000 per episode

Caleb McLaughlin
Season 1: $20,000 per episode
Season 3: $250,000 per episode

Noah Schnapp
Season 1: $20,000 per episode
Season 3: $250,000 per episode

Natalia Dyer
Season 3: $150,000 per episode

Joe Keery
Season 3: $150,000 per episode

Charlie Heaton
Season 3: $150,000 per episode

Sadie Sink
Season 2: $150,000 per episode
Season 3: $250,000 per episode

Maya Hawke
Season 3: $250,000 per episode

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