It varies, but Mark Harmon who plays "Gibbs" earns $525,000 per episode, Michael Weatherly who plays "Anthony DiNozzo" earns $250,000 an episode of NCIS.
Forbes reported that on the drama front, the man behind NCIS’s "Gibbs" – aka, Mark Harmon – made $20 million during the earnings period thanks largely to the massive success of the series he leads.
In the 2014-2015 television season, NCIS was the number one scripted drama among adults ages 18 to 49. With an average of 18.3 million viewers tuning in each week, NCIS ranks third behind just Sunday Night Football and fellow CBS juggernaut Big Bang.
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Just In! Michael Weatherly is leaving 'NCIS'. DiNozzo will be making his exit from the popular CBS drama at the end of this season.
CBS confirmed Tuesday that actor Michael Weatherly is leaving the show. The network released a statement saying, "After 13 years on NCIS, Michael Weatherly is leaving the show at the end of this season. He is a valued part of the CBS family, and the immense charm and talent he brings to the screen as “Very” Special Agent Tony DiNozzo has helped make NCIS what it is today — the #1 drama in the world. We thank Michael for all of his contributions to this successful franchise and look forward to continuing to develop projects with him as part of our ongoing development deal." Catch more at USA Today.