Here is a list of the world's 40 highest paid entertainers:

1. Michael Jackson, rock star, $97 million2. Bill Cosby, television star, author, $92 million

3. Steven Spielberg, filmmaker, $64 million

4. Sylvester Stallone, "Rocky" and "Rambo" star, $63 million

5. Eddie Murphy, comedian and actor, $62 million

6. Charles M. Schulz, "Peanuts" cartoonist, $62 million

7. Bruce Springsteen, rock star, $61 million

8. Mike Tyson, heavyweight boxing champion, $55 million

9. Madonna, singer and actress, $46 million

10. Arnold Schwarzenegger, action movie star, $43 million

11. U2, rock group, $42 million

12. Johnny Carson, talk show host, $40 million

13. George Michael, singer, $38 million

14. Oprah Winfrey, talk show host, $37 million

15. Jim Davis, "Garfield" cartoonist, $36 million

16. Bon Jovi, rock group, $34 million

17. Whitney Houston, singer, $30 million

18. Paul Hogan, actor, $29 million

19. Pink Floyd, rock group, $29 million

20. Julio Iglesias, singer, $28 million

21. Sugar Ray Leonard, boxer, $27 million

22. Kenny Rogers, singer, $26 million

23. Stephen King, author, $25 million

24. Tina Turner, singer, $25 million

25. Tom Selleck, actor, $25 million

26. Van Halen, rock group, $25 million

27. Andrew Lloyd Webber, composer, $24 million

28. Sting, singer, $24 million

29. Prince, rock star, $24 million

30. Jane Fonda, actress, $23 million

31. John Cougar Mellencamp, singer, $23 million

32. Grateful Dead, rock group, $23 million

33. Steve Martin, comedian and actor, $22 million

34. Jack Nicholson, actor, $21 million

35. Wayne Newton, singer, $21 million

36. Michael J. Fox, actor, $19 million

37. Billy Joel, singer, $18 million

38. Michael Spinks, boxer, $17 million

39. Bruce Willis, actor, $17 million

40. Frank Sinatra, actor, singer, $16 million