On average, Senior Electronic Design Automation Engineers in the United States earn six-figure salaries ($113K) annually, making for a very well-paid profession. In the world of Senior Electronic Design Automation Engineers, total cash compensation can vary between $81K and $146K. Each package generally includes bonuses and profit sharing proceeds, and in exceptional cases, those amounts can reach heights of $20K and $15K, respectively. Male Senior Electronic Design Automation Engineers are far more common among survey respondents than their female counterparts, who typically comprise less than one-third of the field. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. Medical benefits are awarded to almost all, and a large number earn dental coverage. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.
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).
$81,327 - $146,400
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 49
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.