Salary for Semiconductor Processors

Also known as:  Electronic Semiconductor Processor, Semiconductor Assembler, Wafer Fabricator helps manufacturing professionals find better paying jobs across all specialties and locations.

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The main responsibilities of a semiconductor processor are to saw formed ingots into segments, load semiconductor materials into the furnace, place semiconductor wafers in processing containers or holders, and other related duties. A high school degree or GED or above is needed to apply for this position. After being hired, employers usually require a few months to a year of formal on-site job training before official work can begin.

A Semiconductor Processor can expect a compensation somewhere between 24000 and 36000 depending on experience and domain knowledge. Semiconductor Processors will usually earn a wage of Thirty Four Thousand Six Hundred dollars each year.

Semiconductor Processors are paid the highest in Massachusetts, which has salary pay of about $39150. People with this job title obtain the highest salaries in Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services, where they receive job pay of $44480.

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The annual compensation for this career has gone up since 2004. Salaries have increased by an average of 15.03 percent nationwide in that time.
Semiconductor Processors tend to make the most in the following industries
Wholesale Trade $44,480
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services $39,690
Manufacturing $34,560
In general, they earn less within the industries below
Manufacturing $34,560
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services $39,690
Wholesale Trade $44,480