Senior Electronics Engineer Salary (United States)

A Senior Electronics Engineer earns an average salary of $95,219 per year. A skill in Engineering Design, Semiconductor is associated with high pay for this job. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.
Senior Electronics Engineer Total Pay (?
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$71,240 - $127,125
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $95,218
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Senior Electronics Engineer Total Pay (?
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$18.36 - $95.58
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $43.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$71,240 - $127,125  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $15,285  
Profit Sharing
$993 - $14,298  
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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$68,525 - $133,577  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 364
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$18.36 - $95.58  
   
Overtime
$-0.50 - $121.64  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$0.00 - $15,285  
   
Profit Sharing
$993 - $14,298  
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).
)
$68,525 - $133,577  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 364
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Job Description for Senior Electronics Engineer

Senior electronics engineers' main responsibilities relate to the research, design, and development of electronic equipment and parts. These professionals may work with a variety of equipment, from phones to PCs to medical equipment to military systems. Senior electronics engineers are also responsible for checking equipment quality, as well as managing projects to ensure they are cost efficient, completed in a timely manner, and safe.
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Senior Electronics Engineer Tasks
  • 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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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Electronics Engineer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference By Location

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National Average
$98,000
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Experience Affects Senior Electronics Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 6%
National Average
$98,000
Entry-Level
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Skills That Affect Senior Electronics Engineer Salaries

Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
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Engineering Design
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National Average
$98,000
Test Engineering
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Job Satisfaction

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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 73 votes.

Gender

Female
6%
female alumni
 
Male
94%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
7%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
34%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 92% dental benefits Dental: 84%
vision benefits Vision: 66% employee benefits None: 6%
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