Mariska Hargitay, known for portraying Detective Olivia Benson on Law & Order: SVU, has earned a fortune during her time on the show. Between seasons 1-10, she made $375,000 to $385,000 per episode, and in 2014, Forbes reported that she was making $450,000 per episode. More recently in 2018, she was making $13 million per season, totaling over $500,000 per episode. Mariska also earns money from royalties and syndications, making up to $15 million total from SVU each year. In addition to her income from the show, Mariska and her husband have millions tied up in real estate holdings, including a $7.34 million home in East Hampton. Celebrity Net Worth estimates that Mariska's net worth is $100 million, largely thanks to her role as Olivia Benson.