Jensen Huang
Jensen Huang
Celebrated Name: Jensen Huang
Real Name/Full Name: Jen-Hsun “Jensen” Huang
Gender: Male
Age: 61 years old
Birth Date: 17 February 1963
Birth Place: Tainan, Taiwan
Nationality: American
Height: 5 ft 7in
Weight: 65 Kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Spouse (Name): Lori Huang
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): Yes (Spencer Huang and Madison Huang)
Dating/Girlfriend (Name): N/A
Is Jensen Huang Gay?: No
Profession: Entrepreneur, Computer Scientist, Businessperson, Engineer
Salary: $24.6 million
Net Worth in 2024: $6 billion
Last Updated: May 2024

Jensen Huang is also known as Jen-Hsun “Jensen” Huang is an American as well as Taiwanese born an Entrepreneur, Computer Scientist, Businessperson, as well as an Engineer. He also hails as a billionaire who, in 1993, founded Nvidia, a graphics-processor company. He is one of the highest-paid CEOs as well as among the wealthiest Asian Americans.

Maybe you know about Jensen Huang very well, but do you know how old and tall is he and what is his net worth in 2024? If you do not know, we have prepared this article about details of Jensen Huang’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.

Early Life & Biography

Jensen Huang also Jen-Hsun was born on the 17th of February in 1963 in the coastal city of Tainan, Taiwan. In his early childhood, Jensen’s family moved to the United States, to the Oneida, Kentucky, then finally Oregon. He has, however, not revealed information regarding his family to the public presently.

Jensen did his schooling outside Portland at the Aloha High school. Before joining Aloha, Jensen studied at Oneida Baptist Institute. Later on, in 1984, he graduated from Oregon State University with a degree in electrical engineering. Further on, Jensen obtained his master’s degree in electrical engineering in 1992 from Stanford University.

At his young age, Jensen used to play tennis and was once a third junior double at the U>S. Table Tennis Open while he was the age of 15.

Personal Life

Currently, Jensen Huang is a married man. He is married to his lovely wife, Lori Huang. The lovely couple had met back while doing their undergraduate at Oregon State. The two love birds were engineering lab partners at the time.

Through their marriage, the lovely couple has been blessed with two lovely children, a son, and a daughter. His children are Spencer Huang, son, and Madison Huang. Currently, the couple lives happily together. While there were rumors of Jensen being a cousin to AMD CEO Lisa Su, she dismissed the rumors.

Jensen’s political inclination is towards a more liberal government.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 17 February 1963, Jensen Huang is 61 years old as of today’s date 23rd May 2024. His height is 5 ft 7in tall, and his weight is 65 kg.


After finishing his college schooling, Jensen became the director at LSI Logic while on the other hand, he was an Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD) designer.

However, he left to start his own company. In 1993, during his 30th birthday, Jensen was part of the founders of Nvidia, where he has been the CEO since then as well as the president. Jensen owns a part of Nvidia. By 2016, he owned a $1.3 billion part of Nvidia. On the other hand, he earned a salary of about $24.6 million in 2017 alone, and this has placed him to 61st position in the highest-paid U.S. CEOs done by Forbes.

On the other hand, Jensen is an avid philanthropist. He gave $30 million to Stanford University, where he studied in support of building the Jen-Hsun Huang School of Engineering Centre. Additionally, he awarded $2 million to Oneida Baptist Institute with the help of building Huang Hall as well as a girl’s dormitory in addition to buildings for classes.

Awards & Achievements

Throughout his career, Jensen has been a recipient of different awards through his hard work and determination, especially at Nvidia. Some of the awards he has received include; Pioneer Business Leader Award awarded to him by Silicon Valley Education Foundation. This award hailed his corporate involvement as well as his philanthropic heart.

Additionally, Ernst & Young named Jensen, Entrepreneur of the Year in High Technology, in 1999. Later on, Fabless Semiconductor Association awarded him with the Dr. Morris Chang Exemplary Leadership Award for development and innovation in 2003.

Furthermore, in 2003, Jensen received the EY Entrepreneur of the Year Award, while in 1999, he received the Award Recipient for the Northern California region.  Further on, the University of Southern California awarded him the Daniel J. Epstein Engineering Management Award while Oregon State University named him an Alumni Fellow.

Furthermore, on 13th June 2009, Oregon State University awarded Jensen an honorary doctorate. Furthermore, he was named in the world’s top 50 influencers in edge computing in the inaugural EDGE 50.

Net Worth & Salary of Jensen Huang in 2024

Jensen Huang Net Worth
Jensen Huang Net Worth

Throughout his career, Jensen has been able to amass a lot of wealth for himself, especially as the CEO of Nvidia. As of May 2024, he has an estimated net worth of about $6 billion, thus making one of the world billionaires.

On the other hand, he was reported to receive a salary of about $24.6 million, thus making him one of the highest-paid U.S. CEOs as well as among the wealthiest Asian Americans. Additionally, he ranked 61st position highest-paid CEO in the list of highest-paid CEO done by Forbes in 2008.

Since his early years, Jensen has worked his way up the ladder to become one of the highest-paid CEOs in the world. This has been through hard work as well as determination whatsoever the challenges. Furthermore, his philanthropic character is affecting different people from all walks of life. He leads a happy and peaceful life with his family and children.



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