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Wow - I felt like I just read my own post.
Me: 30 years in semiconductor (and still there) - sole breadwinner
1 kid @ 13 yrs
Moved from design management to project management last year and don't care for it at all. Stress is pretty high. I don't want to relocate and here in Austin and the design manager/director jobs come along rarely.
Most calculators show us to be in decent shape - decent enough that I've been considering bailing and either RE'ing or just doing something else.
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