Cheryl Burton, an Emmy Award winning American journalist, was previously married to ex-husband Jim Rose. With an enormous salary, she has a net worth of $30 million and has been single since the divorce.

Burton graduated from Lindblom Technical High School in 1980. She received her Bachelor’s degree in Psychology and Biology from the University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana.

It’s been more than 30 years that she’s started her broadcasting career. She has won many notable awards including Emmy Award. Her personal life and professional life is interrelated because she met the love of her life, Jim Rose, in the studio of ABC 7 Chicago.


Jim Rose is a reporter at ABC 7 Sports. They dated for a year and during Super Bowl XIX party in Chicago, he proposed her in a romantic way. They immediately got married and got divorced shortly.

The exact reason for their divorce is unknown as both of them hasn’t spoken anything about it. Though they were a power couple, their marriage didn’t last long. As far as we know, they don’t have children together.

Burton is rumored to have married again. If rumors are stated correct, she is married now and her second husband’s name is Sakhan Nuth. There’s no any further information about their marriage and no background information about him.


Cheryl Burton is a very successful journalist who has seen many ups and downs in her career, but it has all paid along as she has an estimated net worth of $30 million with an enormous salary per year. 

With such a huge net worth, she has always been active in social works. Her successful career and contribution can be measured by the awards she has received. 

Though her married life with ex-husband Jim Ross ended up sadly, Cheryl Burton has achieved every success from her professional life such as her enormous salary.