Average Senior IC Layout Engineer Salary

$109,554
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$7,000
Bonus
$5,896
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Senior IC Layout Engineer is $109,554.
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$69k
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$110k
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$143k
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MEDIAN $109,554
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Salary
$69k - $143k
Bonus
$3k - $15k
Profit Sharing
$2k - $30k
Total Pay
$62k - $150k

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Job Description for Senior IC Layout Engineer

Senior IC Layout Engineer Tasks
  • Design integrated circuits, regulators, and converters.
  • Analyze and troubleshoot failures, increasing reliability and debugging.
  • Use IC design tools to document and test designs.

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Career Paths

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Senior IC Layout Engineer
Physical Design Engineer
Senior Level and Layout Designer
Engineering Consultant
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Senior IC Layout Engineer

Skills in Cadence Electronic Design Software, Linux, UNIX and Microsoft Office are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Project Management.

Pay by Experience Level for Senior IC Layout Engineer

An early career Senior IC Layout Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $72,550 based on 16 salaries. A mid-career Senior IC Layout Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $99,490 based on 15 salaries. An experienced Senior IC Layout Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $110,606 based on 53 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $117,102.
Employees with Senior IC Layout Engineer in their job title in San Jose, California earn an average of 7.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Phoenix, Arizona (1.2% more) and Manchester, New Hampshire (0.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Santa Clara, California (12.8% less), Los Angeles, California (6.0% less) and Dallas, Texas (1.9% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 134 survey responses.
Early Career
11.9%
Mid Career
11.2%
Experienced
39.6%
Late Career
37.3%