Top 5 Highest Paid Actor In Tamil Cinema: here is the list of actors with high salary in Tamil cinema. Tamil cinema has almost all actors who rule the South Indian cinema industry. Rajinikanth is the one who is ruling the South Indian cinema with his unbeatable mass and screen presence. Rajinikanth gets the salary of 30 crores per movie + profit of few areas in Chennai (total salary: 45+crores). Kamal Hassan on the second place with the salary of 25 crores, Vijay on the third place with the salary of 20 crores, Ajith in fourth place with 18 crores and Suriya in fifth place with 17 crores.