Something seems wrong here.  According to Selena Gomez's minor contract, which was obtained by TMZ, the Disney darling makes just about the same salary as the cast of JERSEY SHORE.

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Reportedy, Selena made $10,000 per episode for the first season of Wizards of Waverly Place, the same amount the Jersey Shore cast will make next season.

Wizards, now in it's third season, has increased her pay to ONLY $11,025.