Analog Integrated Circuit (IC) Engineer Salary
Men make up the majority of Analog Integrated Circuit Engineers in the United States, bringing in about $101K annually. Experience level is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by geography. Analog Integrated Circuit Engineers largely appreciate their work and find this position highly satisfactory. Nearly all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a strong majority collect dental insurance. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.
|Salary||$79,909 - $148,994|
|Bonus||$3,945 - $15,383|
|Total Pay (||$83,191 - $152,566|
Job Description for Analog Integrated Circuit (IC) Engineer
Analog integrated circuit (IC) engineer oversee the design and verification of circuits for their organization; this includes research, simulation, design, and testing. Specific tasks performed by the analog IC engineer include defining IC requirements for products (including details such as voltage, power, and timing); creating schematics and running simulations based on them; turning these schematics into a fully designed product; and following the project through the development process. In senior positions, the analog IC engineer may supervise other employees, providing guidance, instructions, and discipline as needed. Most of these engineers work in a team environment, collaborating with direct supervisors and coworkers on projects.Read More...
Analog IC engineers' work is generally indoors and requires minimal travel or physical requirements. Strong communications and writing skills are necessary to document work and cooperate in a team environment. Strong knowledge of topics such as design fundamentals and mass production are important to success in the position. Work hours are usually limited to typical business hours, but exceptions for overtime may be made depending on the position and the projects that come with it.
Analog IC engineer positions generally require a master's or doctoral degree in electrical engineering or a related field, as well as at least four to 10 years of relevant professional experience. In some cases, previous work with specific types of circuits may also be required to work in a specialized role.
Analog Integrated Circuit (IC) Engineer Tasks
- Define and coordinate corrective action changes.
- Write documentation and test specifications.
- Research, design, develop, and test computer or computer-related equipment.
- Provide technical support to team members.
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Pay by Experience Level for Analog Integrated Circuit (IC) Engineer
Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Whereas the median salary for inexperienced employees is approximately $97K, incomes in the five-to-10 year group are significantly higher, averaging to the comfortable six-figure sum of $126K. The average pay reported by folks with 10 to 20 years of experience is around $149K. Folks who claim more than 20 years of relevant experience actually report a comparatively lower median income of $139K.
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