Stephen Hillenburg Career Success
Stephen Hillenburg is a former marine biologist turned animator, cartoonist, writer, director, and voice actor. He is the creator of “SpongeBob SquarePants.” Other animated series include “Rocko’s Modern Life” and “Mother Goose and Grimm.” His creative abilities awarded him the below success.
Net Worth: $90 Million
Stephen Hillenburg started animating during his studies at the California Institute of Arts where he achieved a Master of Fine Arts. He has received a Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Special Class Animated Program and nominated for Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Animated Program.
Stephen Hillenburg currently owns his own production company, “United Plankton Pictures.” While he resigned as showrunner for SpongeBob SquarePants, he still serves as an executive producer.