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.