Salary Report

Information Technology Job

Verilog - VHDL
ASIC - FPGA
Design Professional

United States Location

United States of America
Nationwide
Metropolitan Areas

Competitive Position® Salary Report

Salary Average

$99,661

Experience Requirement

5 Years and 8 Months

Raise +1 Year

$2,467 at 2.48%

Salary and Number of Jobs

Graph of succeeding salary information

About Salary and Jobs

Salary Range :

At required Experience of 5 Years & 8 Months: $99,661 is Salary average; 50% of Jobs pay between $86,339 & $112,984; and, 5% of Jobs top $132,161.

Number of Jobs :

Most Jobs are available closest to the Salary Average.

Fewer Jobs are available at Lower and Higher Salaries.

Salary End Points :

$15,080 = minimum wage annual salary in the USA.

$187,699 = annual salary for the highest paying IT Job in the USA at the Top 2.5% Experience and Top 2.5% Salary.

Top Salaries

Top Percentile of Job market Top Salary
2.5% $138,393
5% $132,161
10% $124,979
25% $112,984
33% $108,169
50% $99,661
Top Percentile of Job Market =

Number of Jobs Above the Top Salary
÷
Number of all Jobs at 5 Years and 8 Months Experience.

Salary Range and Jobs

Percentage of Jobs within Salary Lows and Highs
Percent of Job Market Salary Range
Low Salary High Salary
10% $97,179 $102,143
25% $93,368 $105,955
33% $91,154 $108,169
50% $86,339 $112,984
67% $80,551 $118,771
95% $60,929 $138,393
Salary Average =

$99,661

Mid Point between each Low/High pair.

Percent of Job Market =

Number of Jobs with Salary between Low/High pair
÷
Number of all Jobs at 5 Years and 8 Months Experience.

= and

Salary and Experience

Graph of succeeding salary information

Salary ±1 Year

Experience Salary Average Raise +1 Year
4 Years and 8 Months $96,793 $2,868 at 2.96%
5 Years and 8 Months $99,661 $2,467 at 2.48%
6 Years and 8 Months $102,128 $2,164 at 2.12%

About Salary and Experience

Salary by Year :

Salary is lowest at entry level, increases rapidly with the first years of experience and approaches a ceiling as experience matures.

Salary and Experience Range :

Salary average rises with experience: $81,752 at the low experience of 1 Year and 5 Months; $99,661 at the average experience of 5 Years and 8 Months; and, $108,230 at the top experience of 9 Years and 10 Months.

Experience End Points :

0 = Entry Level.

11 Years and 1 Month = Top 2.5% Experience in the IT Job with the highest required experience in the USA.

Salary and Experience Range

95% of Jobs require Experience between the Low and Top
Experience Salary Average Raise +1 Year
Low 1 Year and 5 Months $81,752 $6,111 at 7.48%
Average 5 Years and 8 Months $99,661 $2,467 at 2.48%
Top 9 Years and 10 Months $108,230 $1,559 at 1.44%

Qualifications

Description

This position involves the design of application-specific integrated circuits (ASIC) utilizing a hardware description language (HDL) with a focus on schematic planning, system simulation, timing analysis, product verification and/or field-programmable gate arrays (FPGA).

Skills

The qualifications of this information technology Job:
Hardware Design,
Application-Specific Integrated Circuits (ASIC), Field-Programmable Gate Arrays (FPGA), Hardware Description Language (HDL), Very-high-speed-integrated-circuit Hardware Description Language (VHDL) or Verilog;
Professional,
Analyst, Architect, Designer, Developer or Engineer.

Characteristics

A+ Skills
Additional IT skills and US Cities requested in some job descriptions:
Manager,
8% of job descriptions,
Project Leader, Project Manager, Supervisor, Team Leader or Technical Lead;
Graduate Degree,
35% of job descriptions,
Master of Science in Computer Engineering, Master of Science in Computer Science, Master of Science in Electrical Engineering, MA/MS in Information Technology, MA/MS in Information Science, Master of Arts Degree, Master of Science Degree or Ph.D.;
C,
34% of job descriptions;
C++,
27% of job descriptions;
Perl,
16% of job descriptions;
MATLAB,
11% of job descriptions;
Linux,
7% of job descriptions;
Communications Equipment,
15% of job descriptions;
Security Clearance,
11% of job descriptions;
San Francisco-Oakland-San Jose, CA,
40% of jobs;
Los Angeles-Riverside-Orange County, CA,
24% of jobs;
Washington-Baltimore, DC-MD-VA-WV,
7% of jobs.

Location

United States of America