Average Salary for Tektronix Inc Employees

Operating out of Beaverton, Ore., instruments for measuring and testing of electricity and electrical signals sector company Tektronix Inc employs talent in positions ranging from Software Engineering Manager to Senior Electrical Engineer. The median income for Tektronix Inc employees is $70K per year. Your experience level primarily drives compensation; however, your city and your role at the company are also reported as secondary influences on salary at Tektronix Inc. The data for this overview comes from answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Tektronix Inc typically pays:
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Employer: Tektronix Inc
Average Salary Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
National Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
[-]Software Engineer (3)
$50,357 - $107,959  
[-]Software Engineer (3)
Salary$51,838 - $110,064  
Bonus$613 - $9,649  
Total Pay$50,357 - $107,959  
[+]Metrology Calibration Technician (3)
$29,302 - $56,675  
[+]Metrology Calibration Technician (3)
Total Pay$29,302 - $56,675  
[+]Senior Electrical Engineer (2)
$76,605 - $141,475  
[+]Senior Electrical Engineer (2)
Salary$74,482 - $133,835  
Bonus$983 - $14,526  
Total Pay$76,605 - $141,475  
[+]Software Engineering Manager (2)
$104,734 - $156,892  
[+]Software Engineering Manager (2)
Salary$98,610 - $140,298  
Total Pay$104,734 - $156,892  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 30 Oct 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 38
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About This Company

Beaverton, Oregon 97077


Instruments for Measuring and Testing of Electricity and Electrical Signals


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Years of Experience

Respondents who have been working for five to nine years tend to make $84K. The greater proportion of employees (48 percent) report one to four years of experience and bring home $61K annually.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (approximately $96K per year) can be spotted in Dallas; Portland ($85K), the company's headquarter city of Beaverton (about $65K), and Santa Clara (around $60K) are the next top-paying cities. Within the firm, employees working in Texas take home the most — $133K annually on average.


Software Engineering Managers rake in the most money, with average earnings of $123K; Senior Electrical Engineers come in second with typical earnings amounting to approximately $105K.

Certifications and Degrees

Tektronix Inc compensates Master of Business Administration (MBA)-holders the most at about $120K per year.


Employees who count Project Management among their skills tend to enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is around $123K. Microsoft Office also popped up often in the survey as an important skill; about a fifth of employees surveyed report using it at work. Other skills in demand are Engineering Design, Microsoft Excel, and Electronic Troubleshooting.

Benefits and Perks

Tektronix Inc lets only 29 percent take paid vacation and only 18 percent take sick leave. A 401(k) program is available, and the greater part of workers use it to save for retirement. A strong majority of workers report having health insurance, and a solid majority of workers report having dental coverage. Tektronix Inc employees also enjoy perks such as a casual working environment, life insurance, gym membership, and flexible hours.

Key Stats for Tektronix Inc


28 %
72 %
$54,750 - $123,401
$38,783 - $100,000
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.

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