Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Senior Hardware Engineer make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$134,428 / yrTotal Pay
$117,846 / yrBase Pay
$16,581 / yrAdditional Pay

$134,428

 / yr
$88K$264K
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The estimated total pay for a Senior Hardware Engineer is $134,428 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $117,846 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 $16,581 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 Principal Engineer Salaries with median pay of $168,882, Senior Design Engineer Salaries with median pay of $117,375, Senior Engineer Salaries with median pay of $124,592, Component Design Engineer Salaries with median pay of $108,772.

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Qualcomm
4.1

Qualcomm

Senior Hardware Engineer

$134,731

 /yr
Range: $110K - $163K

$110K

$163K

$109,606 - $163,428 Range

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NVIDIA
4.7

NVIDIA

Senior Hardware Engineer

$162,195

 /yr
Range: $131K - $229K

$131K

$229K

$130,810 - $229,184 Range

Microsoft
4.4

Microsoft

Senior Hardware Engineer

$181,426

 /yr
Range: $130K - $218K

$130K

$218K

$130,400 - $218,428 Range

Oracle
3.9

Oracle

Senior Hardware Engineer

$142,520

 /yr
Range: $104K - $168K

$104K

$168K

$103,736 - $168,376 Range

Apple
4.2

Apple

Senior Hardware Engineer

$195,205

 /yr
Range: $152K - $261K

$152K

$261K

$151,680 - $261,413 Range

Intel Corporation
4.3

Intel Corporation

Senior Hardware Engineer

$150,652

 /yr
Range: $17K - $208K

$17K

$208K

$17,490 - $207,544 Range

IBM
4.1

IBM

Senior Hardware Engineer

$165,034

 /yr
Range: $128K - $188K

$128K

$188K

$128,080 - $188,451 Range

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Cisco Systems
4.3

Cisco Systems

Senior Hardware Engineer

$153,327

 /yr
Range: $125K - $183K

$125K

$183K

$124,505 - $182,965 Range

Lockheed Martin
4.1

Lockheed Martin

Senior Hardware Engineer

$116,163

 /yr
Range: $97K - $219K

$97K

$219K

$97,072 - $219,128 Range

National Instruments
3.8

National Instruments

Senior Hardware Engineer

$111,626

 /yr
Range: $100K - $164K

$100K

$164K

$99,525 - $164,051 Range

Rockwell Automation
3.9

Rockwell Automation

Senior Hardware Engineer

$112,905

 /yr
Range: $98K - $136K

$98K

$136K

$97,764 - $136,285 Range

Marvell Technology
4.3

Marvell Technology

Senior Hardware Engineer

$129,216

 /yr
Range: $106K - $144K

$106K

$144K

$106,026 - $143,779 Range

EMC
3.7

EMC

Senior Hardware Engineer

$116,140

 /yr
Range: $61K - $165K

$61K

$165K

$61,356 - $164,815 Range

Google
4.5

Google

Senior Hardware Engineer

$197,090

 /yr
Range: $163K - $284K

$163K

$284K

$162,501 - $284,366 Range

Hewlett-Packard
3.3

Hewlett-Packard

Senior Hardware Engineer

$146,485

 /yr
Range: $115K - $181K

$115K

$181K

$115,159 - $180,970 Range

Broadcom
3.6

Broadcom

Senior Hardware Engineer

$142,900

 /yr
Range: $103K - $202K

$103K

$202K

$102,552 - $201,900 Range

Western Digital
3.9

Western Digital

Senior Hardware Engineer

$123,522

 /yr
Range: $89K - $162K

$89K

$162K

$88,530 - $162,392 Range

Amazon Lab126
3.6

Amazon Lab126

Senior Hardware Engineer

$181,061

 /yr
Range: $158K - $209K

$158K

$209K

$157,606 - $208,954 Range

Northrop Grumman
4.0

Northrop Grumman

Senior Hardware Engineer

$130,252

 /yr
Range: $113K - $208K

$113K

$208K

$112,750 - $207,501 Range

AMD
4.2

AMD

Senior Hardware Engineer

$149,404

 /yr
Range: $108K - $181K

$108K

$181K

$107,825 - $181,165 Range

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$215,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

11 days ago by a Senior Hardware Development Engineer with more than 15 years of experience

$100,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

15 days ago by a Senior Hardware Design Engineer with 1 to 3 years of experience

$50,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

20 days ago by a Sr. RF Hardware Engineer with 4 to 6 years of experience

$126,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

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

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$209,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$30,000/yr
Stock Bonus$30,000/yr

22 days ago by a Sr. Hardware Engineer with more than 15 years of experience

$175,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$25,000/yr

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

$121,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$30,000/yr
Stock Bonus$8,470/yr

27 days ago by a Senior Advanced Hardware Engineer with 4 to 6 years of experience

$145,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

28 days ago by a Senior Hardware Engineer with more than 15 years of experience

$173,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$25,000/yr
Stock Bonus$15,000/yr

29 days ago by a Senior Hardware Engineer with more than 15 years of experience

$160,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

29 days ago by a Senior Hardware Design Engineer with 4 to 6 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about a Senior Hardware Engineer salaries

The national average salary for a Senior Hardware Engineer is $130,951 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Senior Hardware Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 3839 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Senior Hardware Engineer employees.

The highest salary for a Senior Hardware Engineer in United States is $157,525 per year.

The lowest salary for a Senior Hardware Engineer in United States is $108,861 per year.

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