Years of Experience
Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of $95K per year. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of GLOBALFOUNDRIES Inc. employees (41 percent) have one to four years of experience and earn $72K annually on average.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($115K per year) can be spotted in Santa Clara, Calif.; Albany, N.Y. (around $81K), Saratoga, N.Y. (about $74K), and Saratoga Springs, N.Y. (approximately $73K) are the next top-paying cities. By state, GLOBALFOUNDRIES Inc. pays its California employees the most; the pay rate there is $123K annually.
Bringing in the most money are Semiconductor Principal Engineers — their earnings average about $106K per year. Manufacturing Engineering Managers are a close second at $87K along with Senior Manufacturing Engineers (around $84K) and Industrial Engineers (approximately $72K). With salaries averaging $65K, Equipment Engineers are among the lowest paid at GLOBALFOUNDRIES Inc.
Certifications and Degrees
Certified Six Sigma Green Belts earn around $89K annually, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. GLOBALFOUNDRIES Inc. provides the highest financial reward to those with a Doctorate (PhD) — these employees rake in $140K per year.
Employees who count Engineering Design, Semiconductor among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is $130K annually. A skill that is commonly seen around here is Manufacturing Process Engineering; roughly a fourth deem it necessary for work. Project Management, Lean Manufacturing, and Microsoft Excel were also reported by many survey participants.
Employees who completed the survey skew strongly male, with a male-to-female ratio of more than 3 to 1.
Benefits and Perks
Almost all respondents take advantage of the 401(k) plan that GLOBALFOUNDRIES Inc. sponsors. For nearly all workers, benefits include health insurance, and almost all workers get dental coverage, too. The list of perks also includes life insurance, relocation expenses, 401(a), gym membership, and a company cell phone.