I’m a Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here can be a big earner for celebrities, with one contestant reportedly earning £600,000.

Co Derry’s Nadine Coyle is one of the highest paid contestants of all time on the show.

Former health secretary Matt Hancock, currently starring in the latest series, also made the list.

Wales Online previewed the 12 I’m a Celebs here Contestants who are believed to have earned the most by appearing on the show The sheet.

12. Jennie McAlpine – £250,000

Jennie McAlpine – I’m a celebrity

Although soap stars are known for not paying much, Jennie knew what she was worth. The Corrie legend reportedly raised £250,000 to be in the 2017 series.

11. Nadine Coyle – £250,000

Nadine at a ‘Bush Tucker Trial’

Co Derry’s own Nadine Coyle is said to have pocketed a quarter of a million pounds for appearing on the show. Many feel she had to because all she did was teach the roommates the iconic Girls Aloud Promise dance.

For the former Girls Aloud star’s best bits on the show, CLICK HERE.

10. Mike Tindall – £265,000

Mike Tindall on the show

A royal sum for a royal contestant to be part of the 2022 series. So far he’s revealed all about Zara giving birth to gym mats, but according to friend James Haskell, he’s unlikely to pick up too much royal dirt.

9. Mo Farah – £300,000

Mo Fara

When the show moved to Gwrych Castle in Wales during the coronavirus pandemic, Mo Farah was the one the producers looked to to ensure audiences wanted to see the show. The Olympic athlete reportedly lifted 300,000 pounds.

8. Matt Hancock – £400,000

Matt Hancock on the show

Matt Hancock is a member of the Class of 2022 and is one of the most controversial signings in I’m A Celebrity history.

A spokesman for the former Health Secretary said of his fee: “Matt will be making a donation to St Nicholas Hospice in Suffolk and supporting dyslexia causes behind his performance.”

7. Amir Khan – £400,000

Amir Khan

Amir Khan provided one of the most scandalous moments of the 2017 series when he ate the strawberries and cream he won in the Dingo Dollars Challenge and told the camp he had lost.

6. Ian Wright – £400,000

Ian Wright

Former footballer Ian Wright MBE was part of the program in 2019. He was reportedly paid £400,000 and spent 18 days in the jungle.

5. Katie Price – £450,000


Katie Price is a familiar face on I’m A Celebrity. She is the only celebrity to have been on the show not once, but twice.

She moved on in 2004, met her first husband Peter Andre and moved on again in 2009 for a reported price of £450,000.

4. Boy George – £500,000

Boy George on the show

Current jungle housemate Boy George was reportedly paid £500,000 to appear on the show, making him one of I’m A Celebrity’s highest-paid housemates. Many people questioned the decision to have him in the jungle because he has a criminal record.

3. Harry Redknapp – £500,000

Harry Rotknapp

There’s nothing separating Boy George or Harry Redknapp here, as he’s not the only one who reportedly earned £500,000 for his performance on the show. He was in the jungle in 2018 and was finally crowned king of the jungle.

2. Caitlyn Jenner – £500,000

Nadine Coyle and Caitlyn Jenner

Caitlyn was reportedly paid half a million to appear in the jungle. Most of the country was shocked when she was announced as a campmate in 2019. Caitlyn formed an iconic friendship with Nadine Coyle.

1. Noel Edmonds – £600,000

Noël Edmonds

Noel Edmonds is the highest paid I’m a Celebrity roommate of all time. He was a late arrival in the 2018 series. Noel was the last to arrive in the jungle and the first to leave.

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