Updated Sep 15, 2022

How much does a Physical Design Engineer make?

Updated Sep 15, 2022

Experience

Industry

$122,762 / yrTotal Pay
$95,216 / yrBase Pay
$27,547 / yrAdditional Pay

$122,762

 / yr
$80K$192K
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Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Physical Design Engineer is $122,762 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $95,216 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $27,547 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Related Job Titles

For Physical Design Engineer

Some related job titles are Staff Physical Design Engineer Salaries with median pay of $152,635, Mask Layout Design Salaries with median pay of $72,408, Physical Design Manager Salaries with median pay of $110,257, Senior Physical Design Engineer Salaries with median pay of $148,790.

Top Paying Companies

For a Physical Design Engineer in United States

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for a Physical Design Engineer in United States. Employers include Apple, NVIDIA and AMD.

1
Apple
Apple
$203,073/yr
2
NVIDIA
$202,985/yr
3
AMD
$188,533/yr
10
Cerium Systems
$144,126/yr
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$202,985

 / yr

$182,402

 / yr

$203,073

 / yr

$179,945

 / yr

$112,850

 / yr

$142,477

 / yr

$175,900

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$163,908

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$130,220

 / yr

$188,533

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$142,679

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$127,308

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$150,978

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$144,126

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$106,654

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Top Paying Industries

For a Physical Design Engineer in United States

The top 4 paying industries for a Physical Design Engineer in United States are Information Technology with a median total pay of $175,900, Manufacturing with a median total pay of $142,679, Human Resources & Staffing with a median total pay of $119,890 and Construction, Repair & Maintenance Services with a median total pay of $106,654.

IndustryTotal PayTotal Pay Insight
  • Information TechnologyInformation Technology$175,900

    18% Higher than other industries

  • ManufacturingManufacturing$142,679

    0% Lower than other industries

  • Human Resources & StaffingHuman Resources & Staffing$119,890

    20% Lower than other industries

  • Construction, Repair & Maintenance ServicesConstruction, Repair & Maintenance Services$106,654

    34% Lower than other industries

Information Technology

Top paying companies in Information Technology for Physical Design Engineer are Apple, NVIDIA, and AMD.

AppleApple$203,073/yr
NVIDIANVIDIA$202,985/yr
AMDAMD$188,533/yr

Recent Salaries Shared

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Job Title

Location

Total Pay

Base Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date or Time

Physical Design Engineer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$105,000

/yr

Submitted 6 days ago

1-3 years
6 days ago
Physical Design Engineer

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$120,000

/yr

$110K | $10K

Submitted 7 days ago

4-6 years
7 days ago
Physical Design Engineer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$105,000

/yr

$90K | $15K

Submitted 8 days ago

1-3 years
8 days ago
Physical Design Engineer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$120,000

/yr

Submitted 8 days ago

1-3 years
8 days ago
Physical Design Engineer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$145,000

/yr

Submitted 10 days ago

1-3 years
10 days ago
Physical Design Engineer

United States of America

 | 7-9 years

$120,000

/yr

Submitted 11 days ago

7-9 years
11 days ago
Physical Design Engineer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$102,000

/yr

Submitted 11 days ago

1-3 years
11 days ago
Experienced PCB Designer

United States of America

 | 10-14 years

$62,500

/yr

Submitted 14 days ago

10-14 years
14 days ago
Physical Design Engineer

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$50,000

/yr

Submitted 15 days ago

4-6 years
15 days ago

Physical Design Engineer pay FAQ

The national average salary for a Physical Design Engineer is $95,216 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Physical Design Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1123 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Physical Design Engineer employees.

The highest salary for a Physical Design Engineer in United States is $141,503 per year.

The lowest salary for a Physical Design Engineer in United States is $64,070 per year.

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