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Paula Abdul

Years on the show: 8.

Paula Abdul chose to leave the top-rated show rather than accept a salary below her asking price. Though Abdul later reunited with Simon Cowell briefly on "X Factor," she was overhauled in yet another reality judge shakeup.

Barbara Davidson / Los Angeles Times
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