Senior Electronic Design Automation Engineers in the United States can expect to earn a very comfortable salary, with average salaries (in the ballpark of $107K) surpassing six figures annually. Total cash earnings of Senior Electronic Design Automation Engineers range from $85K on the low end to $152K on the high end; the final amount can include bonuses and profit sharing proceeds that occasionally exceed $20K and $10K, respectively. Making up 74 percent of those who took the survey, male Senior Electronic Design Automation Engineers greatly outnumber their female counterparts. Almost all enjoy medical while a fair number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a majority. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. The figures in this rundown are based on the results of PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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).
$85,222 - $152,057
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 40
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.