Average Salary for Freescale Semiconductor, Inc. Employees

Based in Austin, Texas,semiconductor manufacture player Freescale Semiconductor, Inc. offers many employment opportunities, including Product Engineer and Software Engineer positions. Freescale Semiconductor, Inc. employees bring home $84K per year on average. Freescale Semiconductor, Inc. paychecks are largely negotiated based on what you do at the company, though your experience level and your city are also considered. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Austin, Texas 78735


Semiconductor Manufacture

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Bringing in the most money are Product Line Managers — their earnings average around $145K annually. Electrical Engineers are a close second at $98K along with Test Engineers (about $91K) and Process Engineers (approximately $85K). Software Engineers at Freescale Semiconductor, Inc. do not see much in the way of financial compensation and represent one of the lower-paid positions ($68K on average) at the company.

Years of Experience

Between the one and five year mark, median pay is $71K per year. Average pay is about $82K annually for those with five to nine years of experience. The largest slice of the Freescale Semiconductor, Inc. workforce (32 percent) has been working for 10-19 years and earns, on average, approximately $92K per year.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($96K annually) can be spotted in Tempe, Ariz.; the company's headquarter city of Austin, Texas (around $85K), Phoenix, Ariz. ($82K), and Chandler, Ariz. ($75K) are the next top-paying cities. Novi, Mich. is near the bottom for pay at approximately $65K. U.S. pay levels are highest in the state of Texas; salaries there average to $84K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

Project Management Professionals receive bigger paychecks ($127K annually) than those without credentials. Certified Public Accountants with credentials can live quite comfortably; median salaries come in at about $108K per year. Freescale Semiconductor, Inc. workers who hold a Master of Science (MS), Chemical Engineering are also well compensated, earning around $115K on average.


When it comes to skills, C++ seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of $102K annually. Project Management is considered a run-of-the-mill skill; roughly a fifth of Freescale Semiconductor, Inc.'s people use it regularly. Many workers are also familiar with Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel, and Engineering Design.

Benefits and Perks

A large number of workers report contributing to a 401(k). Nearly all employees have health insurance, and benefits for nearly all workers also include dental insurance. Additional benefits of working here are gym membership, life insurance, a stock purchase plan, a casual working environment, and flexible hours.

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