The 31-year-old "Avengers" star said she was sad by the fact that she was the only woman in the category, reported Extra.
"It's exciting to be the only woman in this category. It's kind of disappointing actually to be the only woman in this category. That was a little bit of a surprise to me," Johansson said.
The actress has become the biggest female moneymaker in movie industry with USD 3.33 billion.
She landed on the tenth position in the overall list led by Harrison Ford and Samuel L Jackson.
At 31, she also became the youngest on the list. At least seven other women made it to the top 50 with Cameron Diaz as the second top-earning actress. She was placed at 19th.