Digital Design Engineer I Salary in the United States

How much does a Digital Design Engineer I make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Digital Design Engineer I in the United States is $32 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $28 and $34. Hourly rate can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Job Description

Digital Design Engineer I is responsible for the digital design of integrated circuits and related development. Participates in all phases of physical design including floor planning, clock synthesis, timing optimization and signal integrity. Being a Digital Design Engineer I generates functional and design specifications, defines module interfaces, conducts design reviews and participates in design implementation. Requires knowledge of tools such as BIST, Verilog, IDDQ, and IC Design scripting language. Additionally, Digital Design Engineer I requires a bachelors degree. Typically reports to supervisor or manager. The Digital Design Engineer I work is closely managed. Works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. To be a Digital Design Engineer I typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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  1. This Job:

    Digital Design Engineer I

    0 - 2 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

  2. Up a level:

    Digital Design Engineer II

    2 - 4 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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