E.L. James (Author: Fifty Shades of Grey) - Author - Born: 1963 UK - Married - Children: 2
DailyMail June 2012: E.L.James's salary is an estimate for this year. Her book "Fifty Shades of Grey" is grossing over $1 million (approximately £862,069) every week since last week. Just one month ago the sales total was 16 million. James has also just been paid $5m (£3.2m) from Universal/Focus Features for the film rights to the trilogy, so it really has been quite some year.