They Wear The Pants: 10 Famous Women Who Outearn And Outshine Their Men

  • KerryWashingtonNnamdiAsomugha

    [Photo Credit: Getty Images]
  • ’Thor: The Dark World’ Paris Premiere At Le Grand Rex

    [Photo Credit: Getty Images]
  • “Admission” New York Premiere – Arrivals

    [Photo Credit: Getty Images]
  • LACMA 2013 Art + Film Gala – Arrivals

    [Photo Credit: Getty Images]
  • Malibu Boys And Girls Club Gala – Arrivals

    [Photo Credit: Getty Images]
  • 29th Annual Fashion Group International Night Of Stars

    [Photo Credit: Getty Images]
  • Jessica Simpson Celebrates The Launch Of Ready-To-Wear Jessica Simpson Collection

    [Photo Credit: Getty Images]
  • “PUNK: Chaos To Couture” Costume Institute Gala

    [Photo Credit: Getty Images]
  • March Of Dimes’ Celebration Of Babies – Arrivals

    [Photo Credit: Getty Images]
  • 2013 White House Correspondents’ Association Dinner

    [Photo Credit: Getty Images]

Red carpet goddess Kerry Washington is an American football WAG no more, now that hubby Nnamdi Asomugha has been released by the San Francisco 49ers. But no need to call in the services of Olivia Pope–Washington’s steady Scandal paycheck, along with her work with Neutrogena, as creative consultant and celebrity brand ambassador, should keep the lights on for the foreseeable future.

Washington isn’t the only female celebrity to publicly outshine, and most likely outearn, her romantic partner. To find out who else is bringing home the bacon after heading to set at god-awful hours, check out our list above.

[Photo Credit: Getty Images]