Sudhir Chaudhary one of the finest TV journalist of India works as a chief Editor and business head of Zee News. On becoming business head he replaced veteran Satish Singh having an experience of 14 years with Zee News. He has passed his B.A. from Delhi University. Later on he did Diploma in Journalism from Indian Institute of Mass Communication.
At starting days of his career, he joined Zee News channel in 1993 when the channel was in just established. In 2003, when Sahara group planned to launch a news channel; they needed an experienced person so Sudhir transferred to a channel named 'Sahara Samay' leaving Zee News.
Later, he joined India TV as an Executive Editor. Because of his hard work and determination, Rajat Sharma led India TV stood as best News Channel after Aaj Tak at that time. He again moved on and joined Live India and took responsibility of Editor-in-Chief at time it established. However, he was dragged to the controversy that he intentionally showed the fake sting operation of a simple school teacher to gain popularity of channel. After the telecast of that news, people showed their devilish behaviour and made the teacher (Uma Khurana) naked on the mid road.
In 2012, he rejoined Zee News and he is hosting the popular prime time news show, Daily News and Analysis. In the same year he was arrested due to allegations by the Jindal Group of extortion attempts of Rs. 100 crore.His wife Niti was in news as she led a candle march for the release of her husband Sudhir. Again he was fired an FIR in2013 for revealing the identity of the victim by taking an interview of a lone witness of the crime in the Nirbhaya gang rape case. On the other hand he got a lot of appreciation from across the world for taking an exclusive interview and creating a paradigm in Indian News Journalism. He was awarded with the Ramnath Goenka Award.
Being a well reputed journalist and chief news editor of Zee News, everyone believes that he has earned a lot of money but everyone wanders to know how much he gets as salary and what is his net worth but Zee News hasn't said anything about the salary of him. In accordance with the reliable source which works with Zee News, his salary is Rs. 3 Crores per year, it means he takes about 25 lakhs rupees per month as salary. He has a bungalow in Posh area in Delhi and he has a lots of premium cars.