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Average Salary for Tektronix Inc Employees

Based in Beaverton, Ore.,instruments for measuring and testing of electricity and electrical signals player Tektronix Inc offers many employment opportunities, including Software Engineer and Marketing Communications Manager positions. The median salary at Tektronix Inc is $72K annually. What you do at the company is the biggest factor affecting pay for Tektronix Inc workers, followed by geography and how long you've been working. 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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The highest average salaries go to Software Engineering Managers, who bring in close to $123K per year, though Senior Electrical Engineers are not far behind at $105K along with Marketing Communications Managers ($75K) and Software Engineers (about $73K). Financial compensation for Metrology Calibration Technicians is rather low — on average only around $40K — relative to the rest of the company.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (approximately $130K annually) can be spotted in Dallas, Texas; Plano, Texas ($125K), Portland, Ore. ($85K), and Cleveland, Ohio (about $78K) are the next top-paying cities. High paychecks are not found in Santa Clara, Calif.; in fact, at approximately $60K it is one of the worst-paid cities. By state, Tektronix Inc employees make the most in Texas, earning $127K per year on average.

Years of Experience

Average pay is around $77K annually for those with five to nine years of experience. The largest slice of the Tektronix Inc workforce (34 percent) has been working for one to four years and earns, on average, $60K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Sun Certified Java Programmers, who make around $74K annually. It pays to have a Master of Business Administration (MBA) at Tektronix Inc — these employees make the most at about $120K per year.


The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Project Management; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of $120K annually. Folks here also tend to know C++; on the survey, about a fourth of workers named it in their skills portfolios. Many workers usually know Microsoft Excel, C#, and Microsoft Office as well.

Benefits and Perks

Company benefits — namely paid time off for both vacation and sick leave — are received by just one in three survey participants. A fair number of employees set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k). Nearly all survey participants have health insurance, and benefits for a large number of workers also include dental insurance. Tektronix Inc folks also make good use of a casual working environment, flexible hours, gym membership, and tuition reimbursement.

Key Stats for Tektronix Inc


32 %
68 %
$49,046 - $114,000
$40,851 - $115,241
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
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