How Much Do Celebrities Get Paid for Doing ‘Dancing With The Stars?’

One of America’s most beloved shows, Dancing with the Stars, is back for another season! But has anyone wondered how much contestants can potentially make on this high-riding series?  According to an article by Variety, contestants on the show are paid $125,000 for their first two weeks on air as well as all of their rehearsals.  However, contestants that move on to further rounds continue to be paid, and can earn potentially up to $295,000.