Average Salary for Tektronix Inc Employees

Headquartered in Beaverton, Ore., Tektronix Inc offers a range of employment opportunities in the instruments for measuring and testing of electricity and electrical signals, from Software Engineer to Marketing Communications Manager. Employees at Tektronix Inc make $74K per year on average. At Tektronix Inc, the biggest piece of the paycheck puzzle is your job title — it impacts salary more than anything else — though your city and your experience level each factor into the equation as well. The data for this overview comes from answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Beaverton, Oregon 97077


Instruments for Measuring and Testing of Electricity and Electrical Signals


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Nearing the top of the pay scale are Software Engineering Managers, Senior Electrical Engineers, Marketing Communications Managers, and Software Engineers; while the first receives the highest median pay at $123K annually, the other salaries come in at around $105K, $79K, and about $73K, respectively. Buyers are among the lowest paid at a median salary of approximately $47K.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($130K per year) can be spotted in Dallas, Texas; Plano, Texas ($125K), Portland, Ore. (about $83K), and Cleveland, Ohio ($78K) are the next top-paying cities. Approaching the lower end of the pay scale (at approximately $60K) is Santa Clara, Calif. The highest pay by state can be found in Texas, where salaries average out at $127K annually.

Years of Experience

Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can make around $61K per year on average. For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to $77K annually. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (33 percent) have been working for 10-19 years and make $82K per year on average.

Certifications and Degrees

Sun Certified Java Programmers are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to around $74K annually. It pays to have a Master of Business Administration (MBA) at Tektronix Inc — these employees make the most at approximately $120K per year.


The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Field-Programmable Gate Array; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of $112K annually. A relatively widespread skill at Tektronix Inc is C++; roughly one in four of employees use it for work. Other skills in demand are Project Management, Microsoft Excel, and C#.

Benefits and Perks

Unfortunately, a minority of employees — about 31 percent — are presented with both paid vacation and sick leave. A strong majority of employees plan for retirement by taking advantage of the company-sponsored 401(k) program. At Tektronix Inc, the vast majority of employees have health insurance, and almost all respondents have dental coverage. A few more workplace perks are a casual working environment, tuition reimbursement, gym membership, and life insurance.

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$44,798 - $109,875
$46,629 - $116,446

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