Which James Bond Actor Had the Highest Salary in Their First Movie?

James Bond star Daniel Craig and some of his predecessors amassed a fortune starring in the popular 007 franchise. But when it comes to the very first film in each Bond franchise, which actor earned the most just starting out?

Which James Bond actor has the highest net worth?

Daniel Craig pointing a gun as James Bond.
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The first James Bond still might have reigned supreme when it came down to overall net worth. According to Celebrity Net Worth, Connery had $350 million at the time of his death. Much of his net worth came from the salaries he’d earned during his prolific and long acting career.