Oklahoman lands at top of Forbes 'American Idol' top earners

Oklahoman lands at top of Forbes 'American Idol' top earners

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Oklahoma native Carrie Underwood has been a country superstar since winning American Idol in 2005, turning her into a multi-millionaire.

Underwood earned the top spot on Forbes' annual list of the top 10 Idol earners. According to Forbes, Underwood raked in $31 million, eclipsing the original Kelly Clarkson by $24 million dollars

Also in the list are recent winners Phillip Phillips and Scotty McCreery as well as some who didn't win including Kellie Pickler and Adam Lambert.

Click here to see the entire top ten and catch the season premiere of American Idol Wednesday at 7:00 PM on FOX 25!

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