Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Hardware Engineer make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$112,032 / yrTotal Pay
$88,372 / yrBase Pay
$23,661 / yrAdditional Pay

$112,032

 / yr
$66K$258K
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The estimated total pay for a Hardware Engineer is $112,032 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $88,372 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 $23,661 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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Some related job titles are FPGA Salaries with median pay of $89,367, Electrical Engineer Salaries with median pay of $101,277, Electrical Hardware Design Engineer Salaries with median pay of $111,443, Hardware Engineering Manager Salaries with median pay of $153,871.

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Qualcomm
4.1

Qualcomm

Hardware Engineer

$114,412

 /yr
Range: $95K - $156K

$95K

$156K

$95,000 - $156,279 Range

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Cisco Systems
4.3

Cisco Systems

Hardware Engineer

$151,234

 /yr
Range: $79K - $209K

$79K

$209K

$78,923 - $208,592 Range

Intel Corporation
4.3

Intel Corporation

Hardware Engineer

$130,145

 /yr
Range: $27K - $227K

$27K

$227K

$27,013 - $226,615 Range

NVIDIA
4.7

NVIDIA

Hardware Engineer

$139,951

 /yr
Range: $68K - $238K

$68K

$238K

$68,171 - $238,386 Range

Google
4.5

Google

Hardware Engineer

$156,851

 /yr
Range: $77K - $272K

$77K

$272K

$76,769 - $272,021 Range

Microsoft
4.4

Microsoft

Hardware Engineer

$145,000

 /yr
Range: $77K - $190K

$77K

$190K

$76,964 - $190,462 Range

Apple
4.2

Apple

Hardware Engineer

$152,899

 /yr
Range: $70K - $228K

$70K

$228K

$69,643 - $227,730 Range

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Synapse Design
3.4

Synapse Design

Hardware Engineer

$110,048

 /yr
Range: $107K - $153K

$107K

$153K

$106,896 - $152,845 Range

IBM
4.1

IBM

Hardware Engineer

$99,053

 /yr
Range: $82K - $149K

$82K

$149K

$81,757 - $148,900 Range

Oracle
3.9

Oracle

Hardware Engineer

$133,322

 /yr
Range: $64K - $169K

$64K

$169K

$64,326 - $169,478 Range

Synopsys
4.0

Synopsys

Hardware Engineer

$163,550

 /yr
Range: $142K - $187K

$142K

$187K

$141,551 - $187,113 Range

Lockheed Martin
4.1

Lockheed Martin

Hardware Engineer

$90,934

 /yr
Range: $73K - $141K

$73K

$141K

$72,677 - $141,045 Range

Larsen & Toubro
3.7

Larsen & Toubro

Hardware Engineer

$97,311

 /yr
Range: $66K - $140K

$66K

$140K

$65,515 - $140,440 Range

Aerotek
3.5

Aerotek

Hardware Engineer

$102,175

 /yr
Range: $80K - $134K

$80K

$134K

$79,535 - $134,382 Range

Broadcom
3.5

Broadcom

Hardware Engineer

$144,725

 /yr
Range: $104K - $200K

$104K

$200K

$104,025 - $199,931 Range

Patni Computer Systems
4.2

Patni Computer Systems

Hardware Engineer

$90,412

 /yr
Range: $54K - $123K

$54K

$123K

$54,178 - $122,881 Range

Meta
4.3

Meta

Hardware Engineer

$173,657

 /yr
Range: $123K - $225K

$123K

$225K

$123,166 - $224,658 Range

Hewlett-Packard
3.3

Hewlett-Packard

Hardware Engineer

$107,916

 /yr
Range: $71K - $176K

$71K

$176K

$71,396 - $176,494 Range

Teradyne
4.3

Teradyne

Hardware Engineer

$101,937

 /yr
Range: $80K - $161K

$80K

$161K

$80,407 - $160,533 Range

Juniper Networks
4.2

Juniper Networks

Hardware Engineer

$132,548

 /yr
Range: $113K - $176K

$113K

$176K

$113,034 - $175,869 Range

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$48

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8 days ago by a Hardware Engineer with 1 to 3 years of experience

$104,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$6,000/yr
Stock Bonus$2,000/yr

9 days ago by a Hardware Engineer with 1 to 3 years of experience

$145,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$14,000/yr
Stock Bonus$16,000/yr

9 days ago by a Hardware Engineer with 10 to 14 years of experience

$19

/hrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$57,600/hr

9 days ago by a Hardware Engineer with 1 to 3 years of experience

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$137,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

10 days ago by a Hardware Engineer with less than one year of experience

$90,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

10 days ago by a Hardware Engineer with 7 to 9 years of experience

$180,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

13 days ago by a Hardware Engineer with 10 to 14 years of experience

$75,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

14 days ago by a Hardware Engineer with less than one year of experience

$90,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

14 days ago by a Hardware Engineer with less than one year of experience

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Frequently asked questions about a Hardware Engineer salaries

The national average salary for a Hardware Engineer is $113,478 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Hardware Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 6711 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Hardware Engineer employees.

The highest salary for a Hardware Engineer in United States is $155,147 per year.

The lowest salary for a Hardware Engineer in United States is $83,001 per year.

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