To put that into perspective, Kutcher earns about $34,000 a minute (based on the 22 typical minutes of a sitcom), points out Vanity Fair. However, that's still less than Sheen's $1.2 million per episode at the height of his time on the show.
The highest paid late-night host is Jon Stewart of "The Daily Show." He earns $25-30 million per year. And the highest paid reality star is "Howard Stern," who's currently a judge on "America's Got Talent."
Earlier this month, Forbes magazine listed the highest-earning TV personalities of 2013. Their top 10:
Simon Cowell and Howard Stern
Dr. Phil McGraw
Judge Judy Sheindlin