The average Experienced Semiconductor Principal Engineer earns approximately $143K annually. Including potential for bonuses and profit sharing — peaking near $30K and $39K, respectively — total cash payment to Experienced Semiconductor Principal Engineers can bottom out near $112K or peak near $198K depending on individual performance. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. Nearly all receive medical and dental insurance and most get vision insurance. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.
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$103,811 - $173,980
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$100K
$140K
$170K
MEDIAN: $142,685
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$0$70K$140K$210K
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$103,811 - $173,980  
   
Bonus
$4,000 - $30,167  
Profit Sharing
$3,020 - $39,149  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$111,929 - $198,183  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 99
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Skills That Affect Principal Engineer, Semiconductor Salaries

C programming Language
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National Average
$151,000

Verilog Vhdl
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Engineering Design
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Engineering Design, Semiconductor
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C
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C++
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 88%
medical benefits
Vision: 84%
dental benefits
None: 8%
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