Susan Hendricks

Who is Susan Hendricks?

Susan Hendricks is a news anchor from the United States. Susan Hendricks is currently employed by HLN and serves as a substitute anchor for CNN in Atlanta. Susan was previously seen on’s on-demand broadband news service on occasion ( CNN Pipeline).

Susan is also well-known as a victim-of-crime advocate. In 2017, she received numerous accolades for her outstanding work on the Delphi murders of two young girls.

Susan Hendricks- Birth, Parents, Siblings & Education

Susan Hendricks was born in New Brunswick, New Jersey, on August 29, 1973. Susan’s age is 48.

In 1991, she graduated from the Hun School of Princeton in Princeton, New Jersey.

Susan also attended and graduated from Arizona State University with a bachelor’s degree in mass communications.

Net Worth of Susan Hendricks? Salary, Earning

Susan Hendricks’ net worth is $1,096,744.

Her main source of income is her career as an HLN correspondent. Susan earns an average salary of $75,993 per year.

Relationship, Married Life, Boyfriend/Girlfriend

Susan Hendricks met her lovely husband Joe Cater when they were workmates at HLN.

In 2016, the two lovebirds exchanged wedding vows. They were later blessed with a son named Jackson. Susan’s previous marriage’s daughter Emery now lives with the family in Atlanta.

She married Joe Carter, a former HLN and CNN sports anchor. Susan is currently having a good time in Atlanta. Jackson Patrick Carter, their son, was born in 2016.

Her previous marriage resulted in a daughter named Emery. Aside from their journalism careers, the two are involved in a variety of businesses and philanthropic endeavors.

Body Measurement- Height, Weight, Hair Color

Susan Hendricks is a woman of average height. Susan is 5 feet 4 inches tall (Approx 1.6m).

Susan Hendricks- Professional Career

After being inspired by Walter Cronkite, Hendricks decided to pursue a career in journalism. He was speaking in one of Susan’s Arizona State University journalism classes.

Susan began her career in news at Comcast Cable in Orange County, California, before moving on to KESQ in Palm Springs.

She worked as a field reporter while there. Susan was fortunate to meet her inspiration, Walter Cronkite while working at KESQ. She did an interview with him on KESQ.

Susan Hendricks
Susan Hendricks as an anchor. Source: scanfigus

After two years as a field reporter, she joined NBC affiliate KMIR.

Susan was tasked with hosting a two-hour morning show. She then left KMIR and relocated to Atlanta to work for CNN Headline News. Susan hosted weekend and primetime news shows while there.

She also reported on breaking news. Susan relocated to Los Angeles from Atlanta and joined the DIRECTV interactive news channel.

Sunan, however, returned to Headline News in September 2005 due to her work schedule and limited public exposure at DIRECTV.

Susan’s many assignments at HLN included reporting on “Cold Case? The Delphi Murders,” a special investigative report on the homicides of teenagers Abigail Williams and Liberty German.

The investigation, coverage, and anchoring on the subject resulted in an increase of approximately 1,200 tips to law enforcement. Susan co-hosted a special Targeted show on Women-Fighting Violence Against Women in December 2018.

She also spoke with survivors of sexual assault, Aly Raisman and Kyle Stephens. As a convicted serial molester, the two victims spoke out against Larry Nassar.

Susan has also appeared on CNN’s AC360 for five years, providing news updates. Susan previously worked as a morning show anchor at WMIR-TV, Palm, an NBC affiliate.

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Social Media

Her social media handles are unknown.

Quick Facts of Susan Hendricks

  • This HLN anchor and also a substitute anchor for CNN has accumulated good wealth.
  • She was born on August 29, 1973, in New Brunswick, New Jersey, and is 48 years old.
  • Susan met her lovely husband Joe Cater when they were workmates at HLN.
  • In 2016, the two lovebirds exchanged wedding vows.
  • She earns an average salary of $75,993 per year.