Staggering TV Celebrity Salaries — You Won't Believe How Much These Stars Are Making! (PHOTOS) 10 of 27 Prev Autoplay Next Tweet February 8, 2013 at 12:49PM EST by Alissa Kombert Related: Wetpaint Entertainment, TV Stars full size Credit: Frederick M. Brown/ Getty Images How Much Does Simon Cowell Make? Say what?! The X Factor judge Simon Cowell brings in 75 million dollars per season. Excuse us while we pick our jaws off the floor.