Skeem Saam is the third most watched soapie in Mzansi (SA) with Eight (8) million views. The veteran actresses take home R35 000 to R50 000 monthly while seasoned actors such as Meikie, Mantuli, John, and Lelo’s take-home salary is between R30 000 to R40 000 per month depending on their time on scenes and roles on set. Here are the shocking highest paid on Skeem Saam :
Lydia Mokgokoloshi affectionately known as Koko Mantsha and Celia Kunutu played by Shoki Sebotsana are one of the highest-paid actresses on Skeem Saam with more than 20 years in the industry.
The rest actors are under Koko Mantsha and Cilia Kunutu with the salaries of 12 000 to 40 000 thousands Rands. The following actors Kwaito, Charles Kunutu and Katlego Peterson’s takes home the monthly salary of about R20,000 to R25,000 thousands. Due to their roles and less time on the show it makes them to get the same amount, and then the following such as Sis Ouma, Pretty, Emkay and Mokgadi gets the same range of salary between R15 000 to R25,000 per month.
The full time actor who get less paid on the show is Nimrod with a monthly salary of between R12 000 to R20,000. But the is some who get less than him the supporting actors take home between R1,500 to R6,000 per call.