As well as her E! show and various spin-offs, Kim endorses a huge range of products, including Quick Trim diet cleanse, Kotex tampons and Skechers sneakers. Lauren Conrad, Bethenny Frankel, Audrina Patridge, Kate Gosselin, The Situation, Pauly D and Kendra Wilkinson rounded out the top ten.
The Daily Beast's list measured those 'who've cashed in on fame, versus talent' and they only counted reality TV stars with a show that aired or was in production in 2010.
Highest Paid Reality TV Stars In 2010:
1. Kim Kardashian: 6m dollars
2. Lauren Conrad: 5m dollars
3. Bethenny Frankel: 4m dollars
4. Audrina Patridge: 3.5m dollars
5. Kate Gosselin: 3.5m dollars
6. Mike 'The Situation' Sorrentino: 3m dollars
7. Khloe Kardashian: 2.5m dollars
8. Kourtney Kardashian: 2.5m dollars
9. DJ Pauly D: 2m dollars
10. Kendra Wilkinson: 2m dollars