Credit: L to R: Mark Metcalfe/Getty Images; Paul Zimmerman/Getty Images for BMF; Isaac Brekken/Getty Images for Clear Channel Photo: Kim Kardashian, Snooki, and Ashley Benson

Fun fact: You could get paid as much as $10,000 for one tweet! But before you flood the Twitter stream with 50 blasts and wait for your $500K to roll in, we should clarify that you probably can’t make that kind of money in 140 characters of less. One can, if one is wicked famous, has hundreds of thousands of followers, and finds an advertiser to sponsor a tweet.

The following celebs make big bucks — pocket change for them, really — hawking random brands on their feeds. Just how much? Read on!

Kim Kardashian: $10,000 per tweet
Twitter: @KimKardashian
Number of followers: 17.9 million
Reality princess Kim K. can make more than the average American in three sponsored tweets. The same goes for her sister Khloe (8 million followers), who rakes in $8,000 per tweet.

Charlie Sheen: $9,500 per tweet
Twitter: @charliesheen
Number of followers: 9.6 million
After the former Two and a Half Men star posted a link to Internships.com earlier this year, tweeting, “I'm looking to hire a #winning INTERN with #TigerBlood,” the website got 95,000 clicks in one hour.

Snooki (Jersey Shore): $7,800 per tweet
Twitter: @snooki
Number of followers: 6.3 million

Bethenny Frankel: $5,800 per tweet
Twitter: @Bethenny
Number of followers: 1.2 million

Holly Madison: $4,000 per tweet
Twitter: @hollymadison
Number of followers: 1.2 million

Lindsay Lohan: $3,500 per tweet
Twitter: @lindsaylohan
Number of followers: 6.3 million

Jillian Michaels (Biggest Loser): $3,250 per tweet
Twitter: @JillianMichaels
Number of followers: 931,000

Ashley Benson (Pretty Little Liars): $3,250 per tweet
Twitter: @AshBenzo
Number of followers: 1.9 million

Mike Tyson: $3,200 per tweet
Twitter: @MikeTyson
Number of followers: 3.8 million

Heidi Montag: $2,900 per tweet
Twitter: @heidimontag
Number of followers: 1.5 million

Deena Nicole Cortese (Jersey Shore): $2,600 per tweet
Twitter: @DeenaNicoleMTV
Number of followers: 1.4 million

Ray J (the other half of Kim Kardashian’s sex tape): $2,350 per tweet
Twitter: @RayJ
Number of followers: 1.3 million

JWOWW (Jersey Shore): $2,300 per tweet
Twitter: @JENNIWOWW
Number of followers: 1.5 million

Audrina Patridge (Dancing With the Stars Season 11): $1,700 per tweet
Twitter: @AudrinaPatridge
Number of followers: 2.2 million

Tia Mowry: $1,275 per tweet
Twitter: @TiaMowry
Number of followers: 1.5 million

Teresa Giudice (The Real Housewives of New Jersey): $650 per tweet
Twitter: @Teresa_Giudice
Number of followers: 653,000

Sources: Daily Mail, SponsoredTweets.com