The average salary for an Early-Career Hardware Design Engineer with Engineering Design skills is $77,275.
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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 ext…Read more
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Popular Skills for Hardware Design Engineer
Board Design / Debug
Skills in Simulation Program with Integrated Circuits Emphasis (SPICE) and Verilog VHDL are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA), Digital Design and Board Design / Debug.
Pay by Experience Level for Hardware Design Engineer
An entry-level Hardware Design Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $67,104 based on 15 salaries. A mid-career Hardware Design Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $90,964 based on 34 salaries. An experienced Hardware Design Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $101,308 based on 17 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $97,500.
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