What are the new X Factor judges going to be paid? X Factor Wed-16-May-12 11:07 Share this By Jay-Jay Feeney Britney Spears and Demi Lovato were announced as the new judges on "The X Factor" yesterday. Britney will be paid $15 million and Demi will get just $1 million. But they are both excited. You May Also Like Britney Spears plans to retire after Las Vegas show Want a photo with Britney? It'll cost you... $2.5K! Demi Lovato chats to Jay-Jay, Mike & Dom Become a fan of The Edge on Facebook and on Twitter .