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Hunger Games actress Jennifer Lawrence earned in $46 million this year followed by actres Melissa McCarthy.
Scarlett Johansson of "Captain America: Civil Wars" was third at $25 million, down nearly 30 percent from 2015.
Lawrence made less than the top five highest-paid actors, as listed in the Forbes Highest-Paid Celebrities list. In addition to Johnson, there's Jackie Chan ($61 million); Matt Damon ($55 million); Tom Cruise ($53 million) and Johnny Depp ($48 million).
The Hollywood pay gap became a hot topic last year when Patricia Arquette turned her Oscar acceptance speech into a call for wage equality for women.
Here's the full Forbes 2016 list of highest paid actresses:
Jennifer Lawrence ($46 million)
Melissa McCarthy ($33 million)
Scarlett Johansson ($25 million)
Jennifer Aniston ($21 million)
Fan Bingbing ($17 million)
Charlize Theron ($16.5 million)
Amy Adams ($13.5 million)
Julia Roberts ($12 million)v Mila Kunis ($11 million)
Deepika Padukone ($10 million)
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