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 Demi Lovato opens up on Twitter Demi Lovato leaving X Factor USA - was she eliminated? Demi reveals shocking details about her addiction Become a fan of The Edge on Facebook and on Twitter .