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 Operations Analyst. The median salary at Tektronix Inc is $75K annually. The most important factor affecting pay for Tektronix Inc employees is what you do at the company, though how long you've been working and where you live play a role as well. The data for this report comes from responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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Beaverton, Oregon 97077


Instruments for Measuring and Testing of Electricity and Electrical Signals


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Earning approximately $132K per year on average, Field Application Engineers receive the most money, followed by Product Marketing Managers ($105K), Marketing Communications Managers (about $80K), and Software Design Engineers ($78K). Earning only around $71K on average, Applications Engineers make less than most people in the company.

Years of Experience

For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to $77K annually. For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach around $72K per year. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (34 percent) have been working for 10-19 years and make approximately $86K annually on average.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($81K per year) can be spotted in Hillsboro, Ore.; Portland, Ore. ($79K), Solon, Ohio ($77K), and the company's headquarter city of Beaverton, Ore. (about $70K) are the next top-paying cities. Pay rates in the United States are highest in the state of California, where they average to $132K annually.

Certifications and Degrees

Certified Professional Engineers have significantly higher pay than non-accredited workers at around $79K per year. On average, salaries rise to $78K annually for accredited Sun Certified Java Programmers. Tektronix Inc compensates Bachelor of Engineering in Bachelor of Engineering (BEng / BE)-holders the most at approximately $100K per year.


In this position, it pays to have Sales Engineering in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of about $113K annually. A relatively widespread skill at Tektronix Inc is Project Management; a little less than a fifth of employees use it for work. Three more common skills are C++ Programming Language, Microsoft Office, and Engineering Design.

Benefits and Perks

Only a fifth of survey participants enjoy paid vacation days and paid sick time — a rather disappointing finding. A strong majority of employees participate in the company's 401(k) retirement savings plan. Almost all survey participants report having health insurance, and almost all workers report having dental coverage. Tektronix Inc folks also make good use of a casual working environment, flexible hours, life insurance, and 401(a).

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Key Stats for Tektronix Inc


26 %
74 %
$49,480 - $94,615
$53,000 - $81,558

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
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