Jersey Shore stands firm in demanding $10,000 per epidose per person regardless of popularity of the characters. All members of the cast of Jersey Shore insisted on all cast members of Jersey Shore to paid equal or the Jersey Shore cast members would refuse to participate in Season 2. Years back, the cast of Friends also stood united as the cast from Jersey Shore and it worked for the Friends’ cast members. So MTV comes through and decides to accomodate the popular cast of Jersey Shore and pay all cast members equal. Every cast member will receive $10,000 per episode per cast member.