Robert Downey Jr played Iron Man for almost a decade in MCU, It is only because of him we have experienced so many Marvel Flicks and crossovers. When he was cast as Iron Man, Kevin Feige took a gamble on casting him, because of his background history no-one in Hollywood wanted to work with him. But Now he is one of the highest paid stars in Hollywood, But do you know how much was he paid for his portrayal of the character from Iron Man (2008) to Avengers Endgame (2019) ?
For his first movie in MCU he was only paid $500000, this also covered up for his cameo in The Incredible Hulk (2008), Terrence Howard on the other hand was paid $4.5 Million, since he was a bigger star than RDJ at the time.
Iron Man 2
After the much success of Iron Man, RDJ was paid $10 Million for the second part, Terrence Howard was expected to make $8 million for Iron Man 2, a significant increase over the $4.5 million he got for the original film. But he says RDJ got him fired and took his money for the second movie.
RDJ was paid 50 million dollars for the first Avengers movies, While Samuel L. Jackson & Scarlett Johansson got paid $6 Million and Chris Evans, Jeremy Renner, Mark Ruffalo & Chris Hemsworth were paid $2-3 Million.
Iron Man 3
For the third part of Iron Man he was paid $50 Million, though it closed the doors for his solo Iron Man movies.
Avengers: Age of Ultron
For the Avengers: Age of Ultron he was paid $60 Million, while Scarlett Johansson made $20 Million, Chris Evans made $6.9 Million, Jeremy Renner made $6.1 Million, Chris Hemsworth made $5.4 Million, and Mark Ruffalo made $2.8 Million.
Captain America: Civil War
For Captain America: Civil War he was paid $64 Million, while his costars were paid same as they were in Avengers: Age of Ultron.
For his approximately 10 minutes of screentime, he was Paid $15 Million.
Avengers: Infinity War and Avengers: Endgame
For both the Final Avengers movies he was paid $150Million, $75 for each, while Scarlett Johansson made $20 Million, Chris Evans made $8 Million, Jeremy Renner made $6.1 Million, Chris Hemsworth made $12 Million, Mark Ruffalo made $5.6 Million, Chadwick Boseman made $2-3 Million, Benedict Cumberbatch made $5 Million and Tom Hiddleston made $8 Million.