Hardware Engineering Manager Salary

Men account for the majority of Hardware Engineering Managers in the United States. The overall average income for this group is approximately $125K per year. Almost all enjoy medical while a large number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to most. For the most part, Hardware Engineering Managers enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.

$106,644 - $165,993
MEDIAN: $125,039

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$110,573 - $184,509  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 95
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Job Description for Hardware Engineering Manager

Hardware engineering managers oversee a variety of tasks and obligations across multiple engineering units and are primarily responsible for implementing and guiding the development of new products from theory to production. To do this, they must coordinate schedules across the groups they manage and utilize milestone goals, criteria, and deadlines which their development teams will be required to meet. They also prepare detailed weekly reports on the progress made by their teams and coordinate with exterior contractors, suppliers, and manufacturers, and in-house staff to maintain incoming supplies related to projects.


Hardware Engineering Manager Tasks

  • Motivate, lead, and troubleshoot for a team of engineers..
  • Set project schedules and goals, identifying issues and risks.
  • Design hardware, select materials, and write requirements and procedure documentation.

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Experience Affects Hardware Engineering Manager Salaries

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Skills That Affect Hardware Engineering Manager Salaries

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People Management
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 18 votes.


6 %
94 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 95%
dental benefits
Dental: 88%
medical benefits
Vision: 81%
dental benefits
None: 2%