Be schooled about the net worth and annual salary of news anchor Cheryl Burton

News by Clarence Published on 18 Jan,2017 Updated on 05 Jun,2018

Cheryl Burton is an American news anchor who currently works for ABC 7 Chicago in Chicago, Illinois. She has been serving the channel since 1992. She anchors station’s 5 p.m. newscast alongside Alan Krashesky. He is a contributor on 10 p.m. newscast.

Cheryl Burton’s Net worth and annual salary

Cheryl Burton is also known for her huge net worth. She is also regarded as one of the richest journalists in America and is listed in the richest journalists’ group. Her estimated net worth is $1 million plus. 

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The journalist is paid a huge salary for her role in the channel. Her salary is expected to be in million which is a huge amount paid to the TV anchor. The main source of her salary is her career in journalism and her role as TV anchor. Her salary has boosted pretty well to collect that huge net worth.

Burton has also different other sources of his income. She also appears in promotions of different products and ads. She is paid well from sponsorships and endorsements. Burton is yet to reveal her houses and properties that she owns. She has not yet provided her property details and is supposed to be the owner of various properties.

Career of the journalist

Cheryl Burton is a graduate with B.S in Psychology and Biology from the University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana. She began her career as a host of an hour cable TV show Simply Elegant.  She began her broadcasting career in 1989 at WGN-TV in Chicago. She co-anchored a nationally syndicated weekly series “MBR: The Minority Business Report”. She worked as a reporter at WMBD-TV.

Burton served as an anchor at KWCH-DT in Wichita, Kansas. She later joined WLS-TV as weekend co-anchor/reporter in 1992. In 2003, she was promoted to 5 p.m. co-anchor and also contributing anchor to 10 p.m. with Ron Magers and Kathy Brock. Burton has been active in volunteering works.  


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