Computer hardware engineer earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Computer hardware engineer salary by state

State Name Average Salary
California $129,070
District of Columbia $126,280
Maryland $125,730
Washington $120,540
Massachusetts $120,860
Virginia $120,770
Arizona $110,070
Colorado $116,010
Texas $116,290
New Jersey $111,090
New York $113,700
New Hampshire $114,720
Oregon $111,460
Arkansas $102,290
North Carolina $108,440
Alabama $111,780
Minnesota $104,760
Pennsylvania $108,570
Idaho $101,020
Connecticut $99,840
Rhode Island $100,060
Oklahoma $109,260
Ohio $101,530
Illinois $104,730
Georgia $101,510
Missouri $97,070
Florida $96,640
West Virginia $98,190
Hawaii $94,820
Mississippi $92,460
Wisconsin $86,570
Nevada $85,430
Kansas $81,220
Tennessee $85,330
South Carolina $86,450
Kentucky $73,070
Indiana $78,320
Louisiana $77,940
Puerto Rico $62,210

How do computer hardware engineer salaries compare to similar careers?

Computer hardware engineers earn about the same as related careers in the United States. On average, they make less than petroleum engineers but more than robotics engineers.

Career Median Salary
Petroleum engineer salary $137K
Solution architect salary $100K
Aerospace engineer salary $115K
Computer & information research scientist salary $118K
Data scientist salary $88K
Computer hardware engineer salary $115K
Chemical engineer salary $105K
Computer network architect salary $109K
Biochemical engineer salary $97K
Robotics engineer salary $97K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)