Joseph Gordon-Levitt net worth and salary: Joseph Leonard Gordon-Levitt is an American actor, director and producer who has a net worth of $35 million. Joseph Gordon-Levitt was born in Los Angeles, California on February 17, 1981. While still a toddler, Gordon-Levitt began appearing in commercials and made for television movies. He eventually started to land small roles in television shows like "Family Ties" and "Murder She Wrote". He then got a minor break when he landed a recurring role on the television series Dark Shadows. This led to film roles in movies like "A River Runs Through It", and "Holy Matrimony" and "Angels in the Outfield". Joseph's really big break happened in 1996 when he was cast in the lead role on the NBC sitcom "3rd Rock From The Sun". The show ran 139 episodes over six seasons between 1996 and 2001. Today Joseph Gordon-Levitt has grown into one of the most sought after leading male film stars in the world. He starred with Leonardo Dicaprio in the smash hit "Inception". He aslo starred with Christian Bale in "The Dark Knight Rises" and Bruce Willis in "Looper". In 2013, Joseph made his directorial debut with the film "Don Jon". During his career he has been nominated for dozens of major awards including two Golden Globes.