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Senior Electronic Design Automation (EDA) Engineer Salary

Compensation for Senior Electronic Design Automation Engineers in the United States is generous, with average pay surpassing six figures annually ($107K). Cash earnings for Senior Electronic Design Automation Engineers — which occasionally include more than $20K from bonuses and more than $10K from profit sharing — stretch from around $86K to approximately $150K. Medical benefits are awarded to nearly all, and most earn dental coverage. Most Senior Electronic Design Automation Engineers like their work and job satisfaction is high. Most Senior Electronic Design Automation Engineers survey respondents are men (71 percent). The figures in this overview were provided by individuals who took PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$82,062 - $130,134
MEDIAN: $107,111

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XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
$82,062 - $130,134  
$0.00 - $19,727  
Profit Sharing
$2,061 - $10,033  
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).
$85,914 - $150,432  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 42

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Job Description for Senior Electronic Design Automation (EDA) Engineer

  • Assess the feasibility of proposed engineering verification and validation tests, products or equipment.
  • Contribute to program planning, budget and schedule for their design tasks and for successful completion of planned tasks.
  • Analyze, design, develop, document and verify major circuit modules in power processing electronics.
  • Direct, coordinate and review the work of junior engineers and technicians.

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Experience Affects Senior Electronic Design Automation (EDA) Engineer Salaries

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National Average

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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.


29 %
71 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 93% dental benefits Dental: 81%
vision benefits Vision: 64% employee benefits None: 7%