The award winning show The River has one of the highest paid cast members in Mzansi. However below is the list of lowest cast members of the show.

Tango Ncetezo playing Paulina, gets between R23 000 to R32 000 per month. Tumi played by Larona Moagi is said to be earning between R25 000 to R30 000 a month.

Lawrence Maleka playing Zolani is reported to be earning between R25 000 to R30 000 a month aswell.

Lunga Shabalala who plays Lindani is reported to be earning between R20 000 to R25 000 per month. Mma Flora played by Tinah Mnumzana earn between R18 000 to R25 000 a month.

Matshepo Sekgopi playing Dimpho, her salary is reported to be between R18 000 to R25 000 per month.