Rajdeep Sardesai – India Today Group Journalist Salary

Rajdeep Sardesai is one of the ultimate people in the Indian news industry, He has been a keen observer and influence for nearly three decades and though his real net worth is a mystery it’s estimated that he is worth nearly $9 Million. Rajdeep Sardesai has been associated with the IBN 18 Network that includes a couple of channels, this is one of the well-paying networks and it has guaranteed a higher net worth for the icons in the running of it. It’s estimated that he had a salary of nearly Rs 3 crore per year, but now as a consultant can make up to 20 lakh for his efforts.


How Rich is Rajdeep Sardesai ?

Rajdeep Sardesai @ cownetworth.comTotal Net Worth :- $ 09 million (in 2017 as per Forbes)

Date Of Birth : May 24, 1965

Rajdeep Sardesai Salary : Rs 3 Crore per annum / $0.6 million

Spouse : Rajdeep Sardesai maried with Sagarika Ghose in 1994.


Rajdeep Sardesai is more than just a style icon when it comes to the news world, his journalistic skill has made him one of the most sought after commentators and news anchors around and that was pushed into play when he left the IBN 18 Network in 2004. He is now a consulting editor with ‘India Today’ and ‘Headlines Today’.

Early Life
Growing up Rajdeep Sardesai was raised in a family that gave a lot of importance to discipline and equally that to education. Raj even got to travel the world a couple of times because his father was a famous cricketer.

In his later college years Rajdeep decided what his real calling in life really was and it wasn’t long before he entered the news world, he was in charge of the Mumbai editorial dept. WithThe Times of India for six years and he joined the television line in 1994 as the Political Editor of New Delhi Television (NDTV)

Rajdeep has had a wide impact in the News world as he has worked with many companies even creating his own but most people really remember him for being the simple and ever so generous editor who is always open to ideas.

Interesting Facts

  • Rajdeep Sardesai’s father is the legendary Indian cricketer Dileep Sardesai who was widely regarded as India’s best batsman against Spin Bowlers.
  • Rajdeep Studied in an ICSE School and was known among the teachers to be a student who loved to argue.
  • He left the network in 2014 because of its acquisition by Reliance Industries Ltd and he felt that after its privatization it might lose its integrity as a news driven institute.
  • Rajdeep is an avid cricketer and was very good at the game, he even earned the title of Cricket Blue playing for his college on many occasions.

Rajdeep Sardesai will turn 50 in 2015 and but that does not mean he is any close to retirement, his influence will go on in the news world as long as good news is in demand.

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