$85,562
Avg. Salary
$32.58
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$4,880

Bonus

$3,000

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Hardware Design Engineer is $32.58 per hour.

The average pay for a Hardware Design Engineer is $85,562 per year.

$25.50
10%
$32.58
50%
$41.14
90%
MEDIAN $32.58
$65k
10%
$86k
50%
$124k
90%
MEDIAN $85,562
$64,559 - $124,302
$65K
$86K
$120K
MEDIAN: $85,562
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50%
90%

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$25.50 - $41.14
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MEDIAN: $32.58
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$0$128K
Salary $64,559 - $124,302
Bonus $1,163 - $14,758
Profit Sharing $972 - $12,717
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$65,259 - $128,578
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 251
Hourly Data $0$74
Hourly Rate $32.58
Overtime $43.45
Annual Data $0$128K
Bonus $1,163 - $14,758
Profit Sharing $972 - $12,717
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$65,259 - $128,578
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 9

Job Description for Hardware Design Engineer

Hardware design engineers are in charge of designing and modifying hardware products for their organization. They are responsible for creating effective designs that take all project requirements into account. In addition, one of their main responsibilities includes participating in the testing phase of hardware items to verify that all functions work as intended. Hardware design engineers supervise the hardware creation process to identify issues before release schedules, and they use their extensive knowledge in product and industrial design to meet hardware standards. Hardware design engineers must follow strict safety regulations to prevent issues once the hardware product has been launched. They minimize design flaws by testing the hardware products in a variety of environments and end users. In addition, they also validate the hardware design and functionality, and then coordinate with and manage suppliers/manufacturing partners to increase project value.

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Hardware Design Engineer Pay By Employer

$0$129K

$92,253

Common Career Paths for Hardware Design Engineer


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Popular Skills for Hardware Design Engineer

Pay by Experience Level for Hardware Design Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Hardware Design Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Hardware Design Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $84,000 based on 72 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Hardware Design Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $86,000 based on 44 salaries. An experienced Hardware Design Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $94,000 based on 16 salaries. A Hardware Design Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $129,000 based on 5 salaries.

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Key Stats for Hardware Design Engineer

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 44 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
5%

Experience Affects Hardware Design Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲47%

▲7%

National Average
$88,000

▼1%

▼4%

Skills That Affect Hardware Design Engineer Salaries

▲4%

National Average
$88,000



Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA)
▼6%


VHDL
▼24%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 44 votes.

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 84%
vision benefits
Vision: 73%
no benefits
None: 8%